When bad weather disrupted my plans in Athens, I ducked into a souvenir shop to wait out the storm. What happened next reminded why I believe in solo travel and the value that other cultures can add to our lives when we do.
I learned about Brettos, one year ago during a trip to Athens for an international travel bloggers conference sponsored by TBEX. What I experienced at the oldest distillery in Greece set the tone for an incredibly meaningful and memorable trip to Athens.
Before you scoff at the idea of taking one of those cheesy double-decker bus tours, consider the value these tours might have for you as a solo traveler. (Especially if you don't speak or read the language.) Read about my experience with City Sightseeing Tours in Athens, Greece.
Athens is a haven for jewelry lovers. During a recent trip to Athens, I visited dozens of jewelry shops and museums and learned how Grecian history and culture are reflected in their stunning, iconic jewelry.