Amazing unspoiled nature, impressive old Monasteries, tradition and religion served without compromise for centuries! This is the first of a series of multi-day hike trips to Mount Athos!
Photos from Olympus mountain, the Greek highest mountain (2918m) taken mostly from Thermi area, near Thessaloniki.
Pelion (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pelio) is a beautiful area and mountain in central Greece close to Volos town. Pelion offers an excellent combination of nature and traditional architecture with unique views and access to the surrounding sea. An all year destination with skiing opportunities in the winter, swimming in the summer, hiking in well preserved stone trails (kalderimi) […]
This is the classic trail from the South Rim down to the Colorado river and then to the Phantom Ranch. The trail passes through the Indian Gardens “oasis” with a lot of trees and water available. It was done in one day, in December 2011, after heavy snowfall at night but luckily with a clear […]