Christmas in Thessaloniki

Christmas has come and gone but a story still needs to be told. Christmas in Australia is traditionally a large BBQ with as many family members as possible. On the other hand, in Greece Christmas Eve was a special celebration. Nothing felt right as we were used to setting out TimTams and baileys for Santa… Continue reading Christmas in Thessaloniki

Athens in a Day (well, not exactly)

Athens. An ancient city in the midst of rebuilding it self. Tuesday - Τρίτη I arrived at midday but the long 24 hour journey killed me, resulting in an early dinner at a local restaurant called Nikitas and a 6pm bedtime. Wednesday - Τετάρτη I was woken up at 6am by my mum's voice calling… Continue reading Athens in a Day (well, not exactly)