Sharing my love of Greece…

Letter 81 Spectacular nature and pristine beaches you can discover. Tiny intimate villages and whitewashed towns and cities. Friendly¬†people who sound angry whenever they speak Greek. Eating 2‚ā¨ gyros and calamari for every meal. Watching sunsets. Crystal water. History. Architecture. I love Greece. Maybe you'll understand some of my love of this wonderfully diverse country … Continue reading Sharing my love of Greece…

I loved Athens

Letter 12 The winding streets, the monumental ruins, the friendly people, the endless markets; this whitewashed city completely captivated me. I met so many people on my travels last year that strongly disliked Athens and as much as I understood their arguments, I disagreed. So today I'd like to share my argument. I spent about … Continue reading I loved Athens

I nearly missed my flight

Letter 10 ...my first ever flight on my own. Yes, I had everything planned for my trip to volunteer with the turtles, I was confident I could handle anything Greece had to throw at me. What I clearly couldn't handle was getting from Mill Hill to Gatwick. I had my train ticket all booked, and … Continue reading I nearly missed my flight