Cape Sounion Day Trip from Athens – Dave’s Travel Pages

Cape Sounion day trip from Athens

A visit to Cape Sounion is one of the most popular day trips from Athens. Having lived in Athens just over six months now, it was about time I tried it myself then! If you are interested in beaches, temples, and amazing sunsets, read on for more! Why take a day trip to Cape Sounion? The main reason that Cape Sounion is a popular day trip from Athens, is because of the Temple of Poseidon. Perched high above the sea,  the temple is located at the far end of the Attica peninsula. Once, an entire fortified city surrounded it, and in some places the walls still remain. Today, the temple of … [Read more...]

Win Great Greek Souvenirs with

win great greek souvenirs

During my  last 8 months in Greece,  I have made many connections with local people and companies working within the travel and tourism industry. I think we all share the same passion in wanting to help promote Greece, and attract more people to visit the country. So, when said they would like to place a guest post advertising a competition they were running with some great Greek souvenirs as prizes, of course I said yes! This is a brilliant way to promote Greece and local businesses. It also gives people who can't visit Greece a chance to win the prizes, and get a taste of Greece … [Read more...]

Museum of Greek Folk Art in Athens

The Museum of Greek Folk Art Museum

During my research into the different Museums In Athens, I discovered that many museums actually had more than one building. This is the case with the Museum of Greek Folk Art in Athens. Below, I have described the different buildings which are annexed underneath this umbrella organisation.    Museum of Greek Folk Art in Athens In some ways, it is hardly surprising that tourists in Athens become confused when visiting ancient sites and museums. For example, anyone looking for the Museum of Folk Art might believe that there was only one building. Wrong! There are actually at least … [Read more...]

Nicopolis – Discover Greece With Dave’s Travel Pages

Partially reconstructed wall in Nicopolis, Greece

Nicopolis is probably the biggest archaeological site in Greece people have never heard of. OK, fair enough, SOME people have heard of Nicopolis, but not many. Is this because it's really Roman in origin? Is it because it sits quite isolated on the west coast of Greece? Or is it because no-one can decide if they should spell it Nikopolis or Nicopolis? Who Knows?! Come and discover a less known part of Greece with Dave's Travel Pages...   About Nicopolis Nicopolis is a massive archaeological site, located near the modern Greek city of Preveza. Unlike many ancient Greek sites, such as … [Read more...]

Sleeping Bag Liners: Essential Travel and Adventure Gear

sea to summit sleeping bag liners

Sleeping Bag Liners are essential travel gear, whether you are on an outdoor adventure, or staying in a hostel. They help keep the inside of your sleeping bag clean, add an extra layer of warmth, and can keep you separated from beds and mattresses of dubious quality. What's more, they can pack down small, and weigh no more than a pair of socks. Read on to find out why you should add sleeping bag liners to your adventure travel gear list. Essential Travel and Adventure Gear Sleeping bag liners are a versatile piece of travel gear, but often overlooked even by experienced travellers. Their … [Read more...]