Polychnitou Hot Spring

Polychnitou Hot Spring

The beach at Polychnitou is long, and at times very peaceful, the water clear and unruffled by wind. I went off to the hot spring which lies southeast of the town of Polychnitou in 2002. It cost 500 drachmas to get in, and the German lady who ran the place said it was...

Athens: Not Just The Classics

I went to Athens for an academic event. I stayed at the ridiculously youthful 360 degrees hotel in trendy Monastiriki rather than the classic King George Hotel opposite Syntagma square and near the country’s Parliament, where the conference was being held. Walking...