Aegina Island

Just a short ferry ride from Athens is the island of Aegina, famous for its pistachios, ancient temple, and beautiful scenery. I gave myself just half a day to enjoy the highlights of this island, although if you have more time a full day would be more relaxed and give you chances to explore further. … Continue reading Aegina Island

Ancient Agora

We finished our first day in Athens by visiting the Ancient Agora, just North of the Acropolis.  Getting here involved a lovely walk through some cafes and past a few pretty sights - including the ruins of the Library of Paintainos and some interesting street art. Once we reached the entrance we spent around an … Continue reading Ancient Agora