Better Than Bruschetta

Visiting Athens in the height of summer was not exactly ideal timing for us. Generally speaking many places are closed down during the hottest months so that people can leave town to travel or visit cooler climates. We were fortunate to know Despina Souvidou of Athens Walking Tours who enthusiastically […]

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Greek Huevos Rancheros

After a full day at sea on board the beautiful Holland America Line ship, the MS Noordam, it was now off  to Greece where our first stop would be the seaside town of Katakalon. I hadn’t heard of this place before but found out that this is the entry point to the […]

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The Real Bellini

I love Venice and was so happy to hear that our cruise would begin in this beautiful and romantic city. Patrick and I made plans to arrive a day early so that we could adjust our body clocks a bit and also enjoy some leisure time. A glass (bottle actually) of prosecco […]

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