Inspiration away from home

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illos 2 LOW Inspiration away from home

Being in the UK, in strict lockdown, and seeing Greece handling the crisis successfully was
both a relief and an inspiration for me. While I live far from home, my family still resides in
Crete. With the prospect of the country slowly opening up, I thought about what life could be
like once we get through this tough period as a collective – and the beautiful Greek summer
ahead of everyone, not just for those that live there already. Read more

How Will Covid-19 Affect The Future Of Travel?

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shutterstock 1530406082 How Will Covid 19 Affect The Future Of Travel?

The travel and leisure industry has been one of the hardest hit by the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. With countries on lockdown, hotels, restaurants and bars all closed, and people confined to their homes, travelling for pleasure is no longer an option. But of course, it won’t always be this way. One day people will be able to travel freely again, and life will begin to return to normal (with holidays playing a huge part in that). Read more

Top 5 Reasons to visit Astypalea this Spring

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 Top 5 Reasons to visit Astypalea this Spring
1. Enjoy Astypalea’s beauties avoiding the crowds.
You do not need much to love Astypalea, usually a visit is enough. And what’s better than avoiding the summer madness of July and August, and discover the real, authentic Astypalea off the beaten track. Take walks around the little whitewashed cobbled streets of Chora amongst locals mingling about and chatting and get those magical photographs of the amazing sunrise or sunset from the top at the Venetian Castle of Querini, without having to dodge in between thickets of selfie sticks. Or just wander down to the sea and revel in the serenity of beaches seemingly made just for you. Read more

“Get to know the city” (of Eleusis)

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Get to know the city photo credit John Stathis Eleusis 2021 1 Get to know the city (of Eleusis)

During the second annual “Culture 2030” Meeting hosted by Eleusis 2021 / European Capital of Culture, Mentor, a culture & heritage management company, designed and implemented six thematic routes inspired by the rich heritage of Eleusis. “Get to know the city” is a project that combines urban tours, meetings, presentations, and storytelling to draw attention to Eleusis’ cultural legacy and wealth, as well as the unique stories and activities of local residents and associations. Read more

Τhe Holy Wines of Tinos

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tinos1 Τhe Holy Wines of Tinos

Northern from Santorini, in the heart of the Aegean Sea, nestles the Holy Island, known as Tinos. For many decades, Tinos has been something more than just a beautiful Greek island. It’s been home to spirituality and religion, with a high resemblance to Santiago de Compostela! It’s a  place where every Greek believer should visit at least once in their lifetime, and get the chance to pray to Virgin Mary’s Church. Long story- short, it’s the leading Orthodox pilgrimage, and you can’t miss it! Read more