Book haul: Greece 2019

So I wasn’t meant to be buying books while I was in Greece this year. Did that stop me from buying books when I was in Greece this year.. No it did not. Here are the books I picked up! I decided, when I saw the in their beautiful covers I wanted to get the…

Review: ‘The House of Hades’ By Rick Riodan

The House of Hades  By Rick Riordan Book #4 in the Heroes of Olympus Series Publisher: Disney Hyperion Publish Date: October 2013 Pages: 583 Fiction/Non-Fiction: Fiction Genre: Fantasy Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD   Hazel stands at a crossroads. She and the remaining crew of the Argo II could return home with the Athena Parthenos…

Greece Tavel Diary #6: Thira, Santorini

Santorini was hands down the most touristy place we visited, the island was full of tourists. We stayed in Thira which is the capital of Santorini and definitely a hot spot. Personally I enjoyed Thira, but it was super crowded. I am not someone who manages well in crowded places so it wasn’t me favourite….

Greece Travel Diary #5: Chania, Crete

After the tour we spent one night in Athens before leaving early for the Athens International Airport and heading to Chania, Crete. We had an early flight as we were determined to maximise our time in Chania after hearing what an amazing place it was. We were not disappointed. I was also keen to visit…

Greece Travel Diary #4: Mainland Tour (Day 4)

Today was the LAST day of our tour and it was such a bitter sweet day. We were looking forward to going to Meteora – one of the places the George wanted to visit the most – but we were also ending our tour. We’d met some amazing people through out and our tour guide was…

Greece Travel Diary #3: Mainland Tour (Day 3)

Our 3rd day on the tour started again with an early wake up call. We were heading to Delphi and Kalambaka today. After the long drive yesterday I think we were all grateful to hear that we were only travelling a short distance for the morning. Delphi was somewhere that was really looking forward to…

Greece Travel Diary #2: Mainland Tour (Day 2)

On the second day of our jam packed tour we rose early – around 6:30am – with a wake up call from reception. After packing up our suitcases and leaving them outside our doors to be loaded onto the bus we headed into a Buffet breakfast with the rest of the tour group – Which…

Greece Travel Diary #1 , Mainland: Tour (Day 1)

So as you may or may not know (if you are following my Instagram, then you will definitely know) I was lucky enough to go to Greece over the June/July school holidays this year. When I was planning my trip I was scouring the internet for photos and information to create the perfect itinerary for…