E.N. Stories

A trip around the Peloponnese in 20 days

E: You know what I have missed? A multi-day road-trip around Greece! N: Multi-day I hear! I wonder who the driver might be. H: If you want to get back safe and sound, I will be driving the straight roads […]

August 14, 2019

Cyprus: The island of seduction

Athens, Malta, Meteora, Spetses, Tour of the Peloponnese and Morocco…our trips for the next months were already booked. Or rather, so we thought, until we received an invitation from the Cyprus Tourism Organization that said: “Elena & Nikos, we invite […]

April 5, 2019

Morocco: a song from Algiers #not

The dream of the East came one quiet afternoon like a fairytale, like Sehrazat’s 1000 & 1 nights, like it was brought by Aladdin on a magic carpet, like both of us wanted it for some time now! In reality […]

March 11, 2019

Alchemies for magical Christmas

Once upon a time, there was a city different from any other. It was built right next to Vltava River’s banks and was surrounded by castles and high walls. In this city, kings and princesses lived, protected by brave knights. […]

December 21, 2018

Dubai: Castles made in sand!

Elena: Are we there yet? Nikos: Do you see that skyscraper? Elena: Which one? Nikos: That swirly one? Elena: Wow, amazing! Nikos: We are almost there! Elena: That’s what you said half an hour ago! Nikos: Where are you going? […]

November 3, 2018

An islet in the Mediterranean

While searching for the next destination, my eye was caught by a small islet in the Mediterranean. I zoom-in (haha, you thought that I was looking at an actual map, didn’t you?!) to see a little better what this dot […]

July 23, 2018

Athens, Plaka…Kalamaki!

Thessaloniki, 28/2 Time 16.45: N: Oh, I feel SO relaxed on this trip! E: Yes, finally, no stress, no worries! N: We are going to take our walks in Plaka, rest in hotels, drink our coffee at Psyrri, we will… […]

May 27, 2018

The Haluski, a UFO and the Kings!!

Even though the new year was only a few hours old, we were already with our suitcases in hand, on the road to the central railway station. We were leaving the princely city of Vienna, where we had spent five […]

April 16, 2018

When will I be a Princess…?

Time started counting down. We wore our nice clothes (underneath all the jackets, coats and scarves, of course), we put on our festive hats and hit the streets accompanied by a glass of warm wine. People had already started gathering […]

February 3, 2018

Travelers in Renaissance

Nikos: So, here’s the plan…We get into Palazzo Pitti, we run to the Boboli gardens, we cross the secret passage, go through the Uffizi, see some Botticelli, move on to Palazzo Vecchio, find the Vasari painting, look for Dante’s mask […]

November 3, 2017