Archive for August 22nd, 2009

  Approaching the island of Santorini     Santorini is known for its beautiful sunsets     Left: Grilled shrimps with rice and sides Right: Chicken souvlaki with sides     Nea Kameni islet – the last eruption of the Nea Kameni volcano was in 1950.       We joined tons of tourists making their […]

Greece Highlights – Mykonos

Pelican Bay Hotel – Our beautiful hotel room in Mykonos     View from the balcony of the hotel room     Apart from opening the usual way, the doors & windows could also be tipped open for ventilation!  I thought it was so cool!   Left: Picture of our hotel room from the outside […]

Epidaurus was a small city in ancient Greece, at the Saronic Gulf.  The prosperity brought by the Asklepieion enabled Epidauros to construct civic monuments: the huge theatre that delighted Pausanias for its symmetry and beauty, which is used once again for dramatic performances, the ceremonial Hestiatoreion (banqueting hall), baths and a palaestra.  The theatre was […]

View from the bus, on the way to Delphi   Left: Typical Greek terrain Right: Photo stop!   A shop where rugs are weaved.  Rugs and carpets made in Greece are commonly sold to Canada, France and other parts of Europe.   Left: Display of rugs Right: Can you spot the error?   Left: Greek […]

Iceman and I went to Greece for our honeymoon and here’re some of my favourite pictures.  For the full set of photos, please check my Facebook page.  🙂 Our flight transited in Doha.  Yup, that’s our flight no. stuck to the side of the stairs…   The lift at our hotel in Athens, Kaningos 21 […]


Ever wanted a portable pillow?  Check out the above link.  Hehe. I think it is really cute!

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