Revealing the secret sights of Piraeus

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] After our series of articles on the secret and unknown attractions of Athens and its suburbs, we wanted to expand our search to Piraeus. The port of Ancient Athens, with its own important history and distinct personality, has many known and unknown attractions that the…

Αποκαλύπτοντας περισσότερα μυστικά αξιοθέατα της Αθήνας

Μετά την εντυπωσιακή και θερμή υποδοχή του πρώτου μας άρθρου σχετικά με τα μυστικά αξιοθέατα της Αθήνας, η ομάδα αναζήτησε και εντόπισε επτά νέα σημεία στην πόλη, άγνωστα στους περισσότερους κατοίκους και επισκέπτες. Πιστεύουμε ότι το αποτέλεσμα (που δεν ήρθε χωρίς περιπέτειες, όπως όταν προσπαθούσαμε να φωτογραφίσουμε το εσωτερικό του Μεγάρου Γιάνναρου ή να εντοπίσουμε…

Secret stories of Venice (podcast version)

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST ON SPOTIFY: Venice needs no introduction. It is probably one of the most famous and emblematic tourist destinations in Italy and in the world. The city has a long and interesting history and its past is full of mysterious stories and legends. A visit to Venice could turn into something unique…

Revealing more secret sights of Athens

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] The only people who ever get anyplace interesting are the people who get lost Henry David Thoreau After the impressive and warm reception of our first article about the secret sights of Athens, the team searched again and identified seven new places in the city, unknown…

Secret stories of Venice

“You’ve got to see Venice,” he began. “You’ve got to see a city of slender towers and white domes, sleeping in the water like a mass of water lilies. You’ve got to see dark waterways, mysterious threads of shadow, binding all these flowers of stone together.” E. Temple Thurston, The City of Beautiful Nonsense Venice needs…

Apaggio – The secret beach of Cavo Maleas

On the far edge of Lakonia (in Peloponnesos or Peloponnese) near the coastal town of Neapoli, at the unexplored Cavo Maleas (aka Cape Maleas or Cavo Malias) (Κάβο Μαλέας ή Μαλιάς), you will find one of the last unspoiled and secret beaches of Southern Greece. Cavo Maleas separates the Laconian Gulf in the west from the…

Revealing the secret sights of Athens

[Μπορείτε να διαβάσετε εδώ την Ελληνική έκδοση του άρθρου μας] Athens is a popular tourist destination with many important sights of universal significance. In this article we are presenting 7 sights that are relatively unknown to the public and remain almost secret, although they are inextricably linked to the history of the city. Temple of…