Sky-scraping Monasteries of Meteora

The expression ‘head in the clouds’ literally applies in Meteora, a complex of monasteries, situated in the Plain of Thessaly, near Kalambaka, one of the most famous monastic centers of Eastern Orthodox monaste...

Naples – Vedi Napoli e poi muori!

They say “Vedi Napoli e poi muori! — See Naples and die!”, because there’s nothing more intense than Naples, so once you visit it, you might as well die. Indeed, you can’t blame whoever said that, for praising ...

A tour of the Vatican

Vatican is the smallest independent state in the world by both area and population (44 hectares and a population of around 840). It is also the Pope’s residence, referred to as the Apostolic Palace. Vatican ...

Cosmopolitan Kassándra – Halkidiki Peninsula

Every year thousands of tourists choose Halkidiki (also known as Chalkidiki, Chalcidice or Chalkidike) as a holiday destination and no wonder since it is a perfect place for recreation, for both families and yo...