Going through the Balkans was incredible. Ok – I snuck some European Union in here to – adding Italy and Slovenia to start and ending with a bang in Greece. The region is vibrant – its history, its food, its views! It was a region I’d been dying to visit for a long time, and my 30-day jaunt didn’t do it justice. But fulfilled all 50 reasons I wanted to explore the Region and gave me 1000 reasons to return.Read More
After watching sunset at The City in the Sky, I was eager to explore further. Whatever you feel is the best translation – Suspended Rocks, Suspended in the Air, or In the Heavens Above – you cannot deny the allure of the monasteries. They are a beacon in the sky calling for me to enter. So I tied up my laces and hiked Monastery to Monastery.Read More
One of my favourite types of Books is Fantasy. I love the alternative worlds that are created, where kings and queens rule, and the land, creatures, and abilities of the populous have the slightest quirks to them that intrigue my imagination. Meteora matched every fantasy book I’d ever readRead More
I went to Athen’s knowing history was a priority. Greek mythology, Greek power, Greek Wars. Greece is so important to our global history – I wanted to soak as much of it in as possible. I knew every piece of information taught to me would raise 10 more questions. My curiosity will be forever peaked in Greece. One story stood out above the rest. This is the Story of Marathon.Read More
Balkan Bound: If I have to go Home I’m taking the LONG WAY!
I am currently in Morocco doing a workaway. I was originally heading to Jordan next and then on to Europe. Plans change and I am now returning to Canada June 25th for a Job. I booked my Flight; Athens, Greece-Toronto, Canada. Lets recap. I am currently in: Marrakech, Morocco. I have a flight to: Milan, Italy. I fly out of: Athens, Greece. Since I want to stay out of Canada as long as possible – This means for the month of June I am Balkans Bound!Read More