Summer nights full of stars!

This photo was taken on 12th of August 2017 when the Perseids phenomenon was at its peak. The Perseids are prolific meteor showers associated with the comet Swift–Tuttle. The Perseids are so called because the point from which they appear to hail (called the radiant) lies in the constellation Perseus. The name is derived in part from the word Perseidai (Greek: Περσείδαι), a term found … Continue reading Summer nights full of stars!

International Cat Day

8th of August: International Cat Day is a full 24 hours of recognition and veneration of one of the humanity’s oldest and most beloved pets. The festivities were put together for the first time in 2002 by IFAW, the International Fund for Animal Welfare, among other animal rights groups, to celebrate the most popular pet on the planet. An estimated 500 million cats are thought to … Continue reading International Cat Day

Zagorochoria, Epirus

February 2017; It’s time for another road trip! What better than visiting Zagorochoria, a cluster of 46 traditional picturesque villages, built amphitheatrically in the wider area of Timfi, Pindos and Mitiskeli (Zagori region). I took a break at Ioannina for a caffeine dose and then I headed straight to Zagorochoria! The view during this trip was fantastic! Nature always surprises me! At Vikos Gorge you can shout … Continue reading Zagorochoria, Epirus

Marathopolis, Messinia

It was the last weekend of June and I finally found some time for a road trip! So, I decided to visit a friend of mine who was working near a small village called Marathopolis which is located in the southwestern part of Messinia. Marathópolis is high on the preference of travelers who want to visit Messinia, enjoy the idyllic setting to the famous beaches and … Continue reading Marathopolis, Messinia