The Hidden Gem of the West

The Peloponnese region of Greece is home to the hidden gem of Nafplio. This seaport town boasts old-world charm with modern luxuries like savvy beach clubs and boutique hotels. There is a gelato shop on every marble corner and the streets are lined with many restaurants, which take credit cards unlike a lot of places … Continue reading The Hidden Gem of the West

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A Place Called Plaka

Upon arriving to Athens, I thought about how closely it resembles New York City. There are hundreds of shops including American stores like H&M and Zara. Graffiti covers buildings, even those built in classical style with their marble staircases and Ionic columns. Cars bustle the streets day and night and it is nearly impossible for … Continue reading A Place Called Plaka