It’s really unfortunate more people don’t know about the Mount Athos peninsula in Northeast Greece. Even most of the locals I spoke with in Athens didn’t know where Mount Athos was and hadn’t heard of Ouranoupoli, Greece. But when you consider how overcrowded, busy, and noisy the other popular Greek destinations are, maybe it’s better to […]
When I began to plan my trip to Greece everyone assumed I was going to Athens or Crete. On and on they went about the ruins and the history. After all, aren’t those the only Greek places anyone really cares about visiting? I think, more likely, they are the ones most people know about.