Grecotel Pallace Athens: Good but not the Five Stars I Expected

Hotels | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 18, 2019

Hotels

Grecotel Pallace Athens: Good but not the Five Stars I Expected

A happy hotel... but unfortunately not the rooms! A beautiful lobby, decorative structures, design items until the room door opened. I was willing to post a 5/5 about the hotel for its unique…

August 18, 2019 | Reviews | Athens

Paradise Beach and Restaurant on the Island of Symi

Fish & Seafood | Greece Europe

Europe

August 18, 2019

Fish & Seafood

Paradise Beach and Restaurant on the Island of Symi

A traditional Greek kitchen, a waitress looking like an owner’s daughter, la mama preparing the plates and people sunbathing on the beach, Paradise is your traditional Greek restaurant with a…

August 18, 2019 | Restaurants | Greece

LOS: Art and Food on the Island of Symi

Fish & Seafood | Greece Europe

Europe

August 18, 2019

Fish & Seafood

LOS: Art and Food on the Island of Symi

Marvelous, to say the least, the restaurant is marvelous! High-end and classy, even though located on the harbor, LOS - for Lobster, Oyster, and Sushi- doesn’t look like a restaurant for…

August 18, 2019 | International Cuisine | Greece

18 Food Stops to Discover in Athens, Greece: Reviews, Photos and Video

Popular | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 15, 2019

Popular

18 Food Stops to Discover in Athens, Greece: Reviews, Photos and Video

Traveling to Athens, where to go, what to eat, what to do! My Favorite 18 places to eat an enjoyable meal. Yoleni’s Greek Gastronomic Center: A Must Visit in AthensAfter enjoying a unique…

August 15, 2019 | Recommended | Athens

7 Cactus Athens: Try the Savory Potato Pancakes

International Cuisine | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 14, 2019

International Cuisine

7 Cactus Athens: Try the Savory Potato Pancakes

I’m not sure how I ended up here and arriving at a small restaurant and waiting to be seated means it’s famous enough. 7 cactus is in one of those calm areas behind the acropolis, a…

August 14, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

iFeel: Breakfast and Eggs Florentine in Athens

Breakfast & Coffee | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 30, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

iFeel: Breakfast and Eggs Florentine in Athens

Searching for the best breakfast spots in Athens, Trip Advisor led me to iFeel. A good rating in a restaurant loaded with people; I was lucky to find the last table available. Brunch is served every…

July 30, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Taqueria Maya: One of the Best Mexican Eats of Athens

Mexican Food | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 30, 2019

Mexican Food

Taqueria Maya: One of the Best Mexican Eats of Athens

A was craving a Mexican lunch... With a high rating on google maps, Taqueria Maya was an obvious choice! Tacos, burrito, nachos and salads, the street food restaurant served casual food with no…

July 30, 2019 | Recommended | Athens

Happy Blender: Açaí and Pitaya Bowls in Athens

Restaurants | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 30, 2019

Restaurants

Happy Blender: Açaí and Pitaya Bowls in Athens

I couldn’t believe my eyes! I found Pitaya and Açaí bowls in Athens. My dream bowls which I discovered two years ago in New York have made it to this part of the world. I simply…

July 30, 2019 | Reviews | Athens

Royal Greek Souvlaki Ermou: Pita Sandwiches in Athens

Restaurants | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 30, 2019

Restaurants

Royal Greek Souvlaki Ermou: Pita Sandwiches in Athens

Four skewers rolling on the lower floor, air-conditioned seating in the upper floor, Royal Souvlaki seems to be a renowned destination for local traditional food. Filming a movie about Athens, the…

July 30, 2019 | Reviews | Athens

Montakiou: Start Your Day with Premium Coffee and Unconventional Sandwiches in Athens

Breakfast & Coffee | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 30, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Montakiou: Start Your Day with Premium Coffee and Unconventional Sandwiches in Athens

A great choice! Found on google maps, I walked directly to Montakiou which turned out to be one of the best coffee makers in Athens. Using the best brands out there, they grind coffee a-la-minute and…

July 30, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Zampano: My Favorite Breakfast Stop in Athens

Breakfast & Coffee | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 27, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Zampano: My Favorite Breakfast Stop in Athens

It’s like one of those Paris or New York spots renowned for breakfast and brunch. The vibe is different from anything else I experienced the last two days, the mood and the menu. Music, high…

July 27, 2019 | Recommended | Athens

Just Pita: Trying Kontosouvli for the First Time

Restaurants | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 27, 2019

Restaurants

Just Pita: Trying Kontosouvli for the First Time

I was hungry and the choices were not many; at walking distance, a couple of hundred meters from the hotel,  Just Pita welcomes late-night visitors. With an aim to try as many local dishes as…

July 27, 2019 | Reviews | Athens

Ergon Athens: A Dream Place for Foodies. Beautiful Decor and Delicious Food

International Cuisine | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 26, 2019

International Cuisine

Ergon Athens: A Dream Place for Foodies. Beautiful Decor and Delicious Food

It’s marvelous! A dream place, a haven I dream of owning. A foodie gourmet hub I hope one day will open in Beirut. It’s so fresh, happy and vibrant... enter into a little paradise…

July 26, 2019 | Recommended | Athens

Pax Burgers: A Tasty Burger in Athens

Burgers | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 26, 2019

Burgers

Pax Burgers: A Tasty Burger in Athens

After eating five pita sandwiches around the city, I needed a change! How about having a burger. Pax won the third price in the burger festival. American inspired place, industrial and colorful, I…

July 26, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Pame Tsipouro, Pame Kafenio: Beer on the Side Walk in Athens

International Cuisine | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 26, 2019

International Cuisine

Pame Tsipouro, Pame Kafenio: Beer on the Side Walk in Athens

Beautiful, the restaurant is simply beautiful and magical. Colors, fresh vibes, and everything to make you want to stay for long. We were simply passing, ended up having fries, fried zucchini chips…

July 26, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Ta Karamanlidika: Cold Cuts and Cheeses in Athens

Recommended | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 09, 2019

Recommended

Ta Karamanlidika: Cold Cuts and Cheeses in Athens

Cold cut and cheese with a selection of local specialties, the restaurant is famous and part of several Top10 lists. Unfortunately, the service is slow and not too welcoming. I’ve been here,…

July 09, 2019 | Restaurants | Athens

Just Made 33: Unique Sandwich Shop

Bread & Bakeries | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 09, 2019

Bread & Bakeries

Just Made 33: Unique Sandwich Shop

Found on google maps, the sandwicheria showcases mouthwatering photos of sandwiches and cakes. Located on the corner of building 33, a cafe, coffee shop, and diner welcome you. I loved the…

July 09, 2019 | Breakfast & Coffee | Athens

TripAdvisor: London Top Travel Destination 2019

News

March 27, 2019

News

TripAdvisor: London Top Travel Destination 2019

London is the top place to visit across the globe according to the Travelers' Choice Awards just announced. According to TripAdvisor, reservations to view the Changing of the Guard ceremony…

March 27, 2019 | Spotted Stories

Mezza: Flavors of Lebanon on the Island of Rhodes

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Greece Europe

Europe

July 15, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Mezza: Flavors of Lebanon on the Island of Rhodes

It's the story of Micha and Tony, two lovely persons who decided to leave everything and live the rest of their lives on the island of Rhodes in Greece. Preparing authentic Lebanese food, the happy…

July 15, 2018 | Recommended | Greece

Romeo: Enjoyable Moments on the Island of Rhodes

Restaurants | Greece Europe

Europe

July 14, 2018

Restaurants

Romeo: Enjoyable Moments on the Island of Rhodes

Its old stone building with traditional shutters gives you a feel of ancient times. Its lush greenery and flower flowing from wall to wall, an ivy hanging from above will help you keep cool and…

July 14, 2018 | Reviews | Greece

To Vathi, a Piece of Paradise Hidden on The Greek Islands

Fish & Seafood | Greece Europe

Europe

September 07, 2017

Fish & Seafood

To Vathi, a Piece of Paradise Hidden on The Greek Islands

Vathi is a small, beautiful fishing harbour on the west coast of the Methana peninsula. It is a very peaceful hamlet set in spectacular surroundings at the bottom of a volcano - which, for the…

September 07, 2017 | Restaurants | Greece

Giovita: Tasty Local Food by Perdika Harbour

Fish & Seafood | Greece Europe

Europe

September 06, 2017

Fish & Seafood

Giovita: Tasty Local Food by Perdika Harbour

Giovita Restaurant is located in Perdika, on its traditional harbor. It's a new place, bright and neat, with a very attractive aesthetic down to its smallest details.  Giovita and…

September 06, 2017 | Restaurants | Greece

Lunch at Paradisos, Poros Island, Greece

Greek Food | Greece Europe

Europe

August 23, 2017

Greek Food

Lunch at Paradisos, Poros Island, Greece

One of the best experiences I had in Greece, a filling homey lunch yet very interesting. Located on the hills of Poros, Paradisos is a simple family owned restaurant, handled by the lady of the house…

August 23, 2017 | Grill & BBQ | Greece

Ithaki: A Gourmet Stopover in Athens

French Food | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 23, 2017

French Food

Ithaki: A Gourmet Stopover in Athens

Amazing from start to end, a superb view, an enchanting setup, perfect service with great attention to detail... the food is outstanding! Ithaki Athens left me speechless, a restaurant which deserves…

August 23, 2017 | Recommended | Athens

Belle Amie: Late Night Snacks by the Marina in Athens

French Food | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 22, 2017

French Food

Belle Amie: Late Night Snacks by the Marina in Athens

Facing the Zea Marina is an old house, couple trees and warm decorative lights, a restaurant that caught my attention while walking the waterfront. It was already 11pm and I was hungry. Serving…

August 22, 2017 | Restaurants | Athens

Lunch at Omilos on the Greek Island of Hydra

Fish & Seafood | Greece Europe

Europe

August 22, 2017

Fish & Seafood

Lunch at Omilos on the Greek Island of Hydra

Touring some of the Greek islands by boat we stopped at the island of Hydra. A beautiful island with red tiled houses, hosting a couple of restaurants, hotels and tourist attractions. Omilos…

August 22, 2017 | Italian Food | Greece

The Sailor: A Restaurant for Tourists in Poros

Greek Food | Greece Europe

Europe

August 22, 2017

Greek Food

The Sailor: A Restaurant for Tourists in Poros

Touristic like the title states... this restaurant serves local Greek food fortourists, plates that lack flavor and life. Spaghettini needing salt, cheese that's way too salty and a slow service.…

August 22, 2017 | Restaurants | Greece

Sklavenitis: A Clean and Organized Hypermarket in Piraeus

News | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 21, 2017

News

Sklavenitis: A Clean and Organized Hypermarket in Piraeus

I've been to supermarkets, some are small others bigger, some clean and many others fresher but this is the first time I feel transported. As clean as a hospital, wide and vast, relaxed and…

August 21, 2017 | Athens

Le Greche: A Good Gelateria in Athens

Ice Cream & Gelato | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 21, 2017

Ice Cream & Gelato

Le Greche: A Good Gelateria in Athens

In Athens, there's a shop that sells real gelato, enjoyable to the last mouthful. Classy and inviting, this Gelateria can compete easily with the ones in Italy. The ice cream is portioned up with a…

August 21, 2017 | Recommended | Athens

Athens International Airport: Photos of the Shops

Airports | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

August 21, 2017

Airports

Athens International Airport: Photos of the Shops

Athens International Airport, commonly initialized as "AIA", began operation on 28 March 2001 and is the primary international airport that serves the city of Athens and the…

August 21, 2017 | Travel & Tourism | Athens

Greecologies: Giving Yogurt Another Meaning!

Breakfast & Coffee | New York USA Americas

USA

May 27, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Greecologies: Giving Yogurt Another Meaning!

Greecologies is a coffee shop that has brought back all the forgotten traditions of yogurt-making. Greek yogurt is served here of only the finest quality, freshly prepared on site every day. This…

May 27, 2017 | Restaurants | New York

Nine Places You Absolutely, Positively Must See Before You Die: Lebanon is 6th

News

May 10, 2014

News

Nine Places You Absolutely, Positively Must See Before You Die: Lebanon is 6th

The Huffington Post In honor of the Huffington Post's 9th birthday, they have named "9 Places You Absolutely, Positively Must See Before You Die." And proudly Lebanon is on that list... Read the…

May 10, 2014 | Travel & Tourism

Hot Sandwiches at Paul Bakery, Val D'Europe

French Food | Paris France Europe

France

December 11, 2013

French Food

Hot Sandwiches at Paul Bakery, Val D'Europe

The third day in Paris, was a visit to Val d'Europe, the big mall and its outlet village situated 40 minutes from Paris. It was already in the afternoon and lunch choices were limited. Kitchens in…

December 11, 2013 | Restaurants | Paris

Mykonos's Cocoon Suits

Spotted Stories

October 17, 2013

Spotted Stories

Mykonos's Cocoon Suits

Mykonos is one of most famous Greek islands with a population of 10000 people that rises to 50000 people during summertime. Mykonos has a unique natural environment full with amazing beaches, rocky…

October 17, 2013

Batchig: Sealed with a Kiss of Flavours and Colours

Armenian Food | Antelias Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

July 10, 2013

Armenian Food

Batchig: Sealed with a Kiss of Flavours and Colours

Batchig means a kiss in the Armenian language – a kiss which at this new restaurant comes with a thousand colors, flavors and aromas. Batchig by Mayrig is a new concept serving regional…

July 10, 2013 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Antelias

The World of Designers Hotels: NEW Hotel, Athens

News

November 10, 2012

News

The World of Designers Hotels: NEW Hotel, Athens

Offering an entirely NEW approach to young interior design, energetic hospitality, and seductive customer-centered services, NEW Hotel is the first ever hotel project of award winning designer duo,…

November 10, 2012 | Travel & Tourism

A Trendy Greek Island: Santorini

Travel & Tourism | Santorini Greece Europe

Greece

September 21, 2012

Travel & Tourism

A Trendy Greek Island: Santorini

Santorini is an island in the southern Aegean Sea, about 200 km southeast from Greece's mainland. It is the largest island of a small, circular archipelago which bears…

September 21, 2012 | Santorini

Fabrica Kreaton Restaurant in Greece

Spotted Stories

July 07, 2012

Spotted Stories

Fabrica Kreaton Restaurant in Greece

This week we go to Greece and discover a new restaurant that is designed in a way to bring an actual farm to mind- the Fabrica Kreaton. Farm animals and details that are usually found in a farm,…

July 07, 2012

Dimitris Ammoudi Taverna, Santorini Greece

Fish & Seafood | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

March 01, 2012

Fish & Seafood

Dimitris Ammoudi Taverna, Santorini Greece

Dimitris Ammoudi Taverna is the place to visit while on the island of Santorini. Everybody talks about it and recommends it. I second that. The absolute definition of the fish taverna by the sea…

March 01, 2012 | Restaurants | Athens

White Suites Hotel, Santorini

Hotels | Santorini Greece Europe

Greece

March 01, 2012

Hotels

White Suites Hotel, Santorini

“An adequate relaxing vacation” White is located in the beautiful Imerovigli, high on the island’s famous cliff offering spectacular views. Built in 3 levels, the complex boasts…

March 01, 2012 | Reviews | Santorini

Melia Athens Hotel: The Perfect View on the Acropolis

Hotels | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

February 25, 2012

Hotels

Melia Athens Hotel: The Perfect View on the Acropolis

The roof is on fire at Melia Athens.  If you’re on a romantic date, Melia Athens is a great choice as the roof top offers an amazing view of the city. Meliá Athens offers a…

February 25, 2012 | Recommended | Athens

Selene Restaurant, Santorini

Fish & Seafood | Santorini Greece Europe

Greece

February 25, 2012

Fish & Seafood

Selene Restaurant, Santorini

It’s romantic atmosphere that is made even better by the delicious food and the wonderful view of the fishermen.    Located a few hundred stairs down the mountain in the city of…

February 25, 2012 | Greek Food | Santorini

Vardis Restaurant at the Pentelikon Hotel, Athens

French Food | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

February 25, 2012

French Food

Vardis Restaurant at the Pentelikon Hotel, Athens

Not up to the standard at all.  We certainly expected more from Vardis, but neither the food nor the service was up to par.    Vardis Restaurant is considered to be one of the…

February 25, 2012 | Greek Food | Athens

1800 Restaurant, Fine Dining on the Island of Santorini

Fish & Seafood | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

February 25, 2012

Fish & Seafood

1800 Restaurant, Fine Dining on the Island of Santorini

  1800 can easily be one of the best restaurants you will experience on your trip to Santorini. The cuisine is delicious and authentic.   The awarded “1800” Restaurant…

February 25, 2012 | French Food | Athens

Spondi Restaurant, Athens

French Food | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

February 25, 2012

French Food

Spondi Restaurant, Athens

  The best and only in Athens. It’s certainly expensive, but utterly worth it. You won’t be disappointed with the array of tastes found in every dish. Spondi restaurant in…

February 25, 2012 | International Cuisine | Athens

San Antonio Suites Hotel, Santorini

Hotels | Santorini Greece Europe

Greece

February 14, 2012

Hotels

San Antonio Suites Hotel, Santorini

Enjoy my first review, written in 2008... “San Antonio boutique hotel is a luxury retreat in Santorini with an unrivaled sea view of the azure Aegean Sea and the volcanic…

February 14, 2012 | Reviews | Santorini

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