Athens, Bicycle Touring, Daves Travel Pages and the Future

Athens Touring

For the past two months, I have been living in Athens, and everything is going well. More than well in fact, which leaves me in something of a quandary when it comes to travel, bicycle touring, and in particular this blog. The reason is, I had started to narrow down its focus to bicycle touring and related gear reviews. As my bicycle touring plans are now on hold though, I need to redefine what Daves Travel Pages is about, and where it should go from here. Athens and Bicycle Touring The obvious choice, would be to combine the subjects of bicycle touring, Athens, and Greece together. This … [Read more...]

USB Wall Charger Review : iClever 6 Port Travel USB Wall Charger

iClever 6 Port Travel USB Wall Charger

USB Wall Charger Review : This 6 Port Travel USB Wall Charger is an ideal solution for digital nomads working as they travel. Enabling up to 6 devices to be charged via USB leads at once, it is currently £20.99 through Amazon. USB Wall Charger Review : iClever 6 Port Travel USB Wall Charger The iClever 6 port USB travel Wall Charger is a brilliant way to reduce the amount of USB chargers that you need to take with you when you travel. Better still, it only takes up one plug socket. So, if you are in an airport and spot a wall socket and need to charge your gear up, this works great. If … [Read more...]

Athens Polytechnic Graffiti – Mysterious Graffiti Appears Overnight

Athens Polytechnic Graffiti Photo

The Athens Polytechnic graffiti that appeared overnight on the exterior of the building on the 6th of March 2015 made the national news. It might not be there for long, so here are some photos before they are erased forever. Athens Polytechnic Graffiti Photos - Outside It seems likely that the exterior of the building will be cleaned, if it is even possible, over the coming weeks. How they managed to create this without anyone noticing is something else. In Athens, the street artists are amazingly creative. The Athens Polytechnic and the surrounding Exarchia area are at … [Read more...]

Bluetooth Speaker : iClever IC-BTS02 Review

Bluetooth Speaker : iClever IC-BTS02 Review

A bluetooth speaker like the iClever IC-BTS02 is perfect for travel.  It looks good, sounds amazing, and all for just £23.99. Read my  iClever IC-BTS02 Bluetooth speaker review. iClever IC-BTS02 Bluetooth Speaker Review Before leaving the UK to move to Athens, I was sent a bunch of tech gear to test out to see what I thought to it. One of those pieces of gear was an iClever Bluetooth Speaker (thank you very much HisGadget!). After settling in, I finally got around to trying it out, and here are my thoughts on how suitable it is for travel. Firstly, the IC-BTS02 speaker is a really … [Read more...]

Daves Travel Pages – 10 Year Blogiversary !

blogiversary

It's time to celebrate a blogiversary everyone - Daves Travel Pages is 10 years old today! It's amazing to think that this time 10 years ago, I was backpacking around Central and South America, and came up with the crazy idea to start a travelogue. Well, that's what I called it back then, because the term travel blog wasn't really used to the degree that it is now. In fact, Daves Travel Pages could very well be one of the oldest, continuous travel blogs on the internet. How's that for a claim to fame! I originally set Daves Travel Pages up as a way for family and friends to keep track of my … [Read more...]