Archive | February, 2015

Details of the monasterywith its ornate brick façade in Meteora

hiking Meteora, Greece – Travel Photo Mondays

Hiking fun and vistas at Meteora, Greece   I love to hike around natural landscapes and when you combine them with Unesco World Heritage Sites, it becomes an even better personal experience. When George Kourelis, the president of Travel Meteora offered to take us on an off the beaten path hike through a lesser known […]

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Looking down at the main town of Kalampaka in Meteora

photographs of Meteora, Greece

20 photographs of Meteora, Greece that will make you want to visit soon This part of Northern Greece is so atypical of the rest of the country and the islands that most tourist seem to flock to during the warm summer vacation season. Although visiting Meteora is great to experience any time, I actually prefer the […]

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A panoramic view from above at Meteora, Greece

Meteora: first impressions for Travel Photo Monday

Meteora: first impressions for Travel Photo Monday   The unique landscape and hilltop karst and rocky promontories at Meteora along the Northernmost mountain range of the Greece is so far removed from the loud and touristy islands in the Greek Aegean coast. But maybe being here during the winter also has something to do with […]

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10 must try dishes and street food of Sri Lanka

10 must try dishes and street food of Sri Lanka

10 must try dishes and street food of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka is such an amazing country to experience the fascinating people, culture, traditions and cuisine around the country.  Food is a very important facet of daily Sri Lankan lifestyle and everything centers around making the best available dishes from shopping every day at a […]

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A morning boat cruise, breakfast on an island and a luxury stay at Cinnamon Lodge in Sri Lanka

Luxury stay at Cinnamon Lodge – Travel Photo Mondays

A morning boat cruise, breakfast on an island and a luxury stay at Cinnamon Lodge in Sri Lanka   It  was an early morning and I was invited to take an early morning cruise on a man-made lake by Cinnamon Lodge in Habanara to view all the amazing wildlife that were up early to greet the day […]

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