A feast of Greek food in Ioannina

A feast of Greek food in Ioannina

I have been far too serious in my last few posts, so I decided to brighten the mood by inviting you to a “virtual Greek feast” in downtown Ioannina.

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Ioannina’s “nisaki”- An oasis of calmness

Ioannina’s “nisaki”- An oasis of calmness

If you are visiting the Greek town of Ioannina, make sure you spend a few hours strolling around the islet of Lake Pamvotis or “nisaki” as the locals call it. It is an oasis of calmness, less than 15 minutes by boat from the town’s bustling centre.

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Basel - The perfect destination for museum enthusiasts

Basel – The perfect destination for museum enthusiasts

Even though I am a regular visitor of Basel since the 90’s for family reasons, the art scene of the third most populous city of Switzerland continuesto amaze me with its liveliness. With a population of approximately 165.000 inhabitants, Basel is home to a plethora of interesting museums, designed by renowned architects, ready to please even the most demanding museum enthusiast.

Last week, I…

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Traveller’s Tree - Now also on stickers!

Traveller's Tree cool stickers

HOT OFF THE PRESS! My dear friends Jussi and Susanna Vento made these cool stickers for my blog:

Fab stickers with Traveller's Tree logo

Fab stickers with Traveller’s Tree logo

These great stickers are actually multipurpose. For example, they can be used as a sleep mask on your flight from Europe to LA. Stick them on and feel the envy of your fellow passengers.

Traveller's Tree Sleep Mask

Traveller’s Tree Sleep Mask

They can also be used as blog enhancement…

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Vikos Gorge, Epirus, Greece.

TravelBloggers.on.WordPress featured today a photo I took recently at Vikos Gorge in northern Greece. Thank you so much for this honor, guys!

Vikos Gorge, Epirus, Greece.

TravelBloggers.on.WordPress featured today a photo I took recently at Vikos Gorge in northern Greece. Thank you so much for this honor, guys!

Greece’s Ioannina - A crossroad of cultures, religions and tragic fates

Street scene at Ioannina
The university town of Ioannina was not our first stop during our recent road trip through Greece’s north-western region of Epirus, but it was undoubtedly a destination that made a vast impression on us. Bustling Ioannina with its stunning lakeside position, colorful history that spans over 1000 years, and cheerful student population is a place waiting to enchant your mind and soul. Ioannina is…

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#whiteandblue #parga #greece #summer2014  (at Filomila)

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