5 Misconceptions about Istanbul
Istanbul

5 Misconceptions about Istanbul

This trip started as an opportunity to get a short break. I logged into Scyscanner and I entered “From: Oslo To: Anywhere” option. 4 cheap destinations appeared: Paris, Barcelona, Istanbul, Warsaw. I have been to the first two more than twice…

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My day in Istanbul so far

My day in Istanbul so far

For those who might not follow instagram you might not know that I am in Istanbul at the moment. I arrived last night and here are my first impressions waking up to a place that straddles Europe and Asia across…

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Two beaches you should visit around Monemvasia
Elafonisos, Greece

Two beaches you should visit around Monemvasia

Nice hotels are great but nothing is greater than nature, being outdoors and exploring. September in south Greece is still summer and it guarantees great water temperature and sunny skies. If you ever get to be around Monemvasia then there…

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Short honeymoon at Kinsterna Hotel
Agios Stefanos, Monemvasia

Short honeymoon at Kinsterna Hotel

We had not booked  a place for the last part of our holidays. We were depending on the weather for our decision. If the weather was good we would continue our holidays in Peloponnese. If the weather was rainy we…

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A night in Monemvasia
Monemvasia

A night in Monemvasia

Yiannis Ritsos, a famous greek poet described Monemvasia as a “stone ship” about to sail. Monemvasia means “one entrance” and one can not miss the only entrance of the city. In the entrance the flag of Byzantine Empire waves in front…

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