The best and cheapest way to get to Meteora is to take a train to Meteora i.e.. From Athens to Kalambaka. We booked this train journey well in advance and cost us just 11 Euro for a 5 hour trip…View More
"The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep, and miles to go before I sleep."
Earth's Pilgrim is a collection of our Journeys across the continents.
Hope you find them inspiring and make you reach out for more!
Meteora which literally means “middle of the sky”, “suspended in the air” or “in the heavens above” is one of the hidden treasures of Greece. It is a formation of immense monolithic pillars and hills-like huge rounded boulders which dominate the local area.The thing that makes Meteora so special is the monasteries on the top of the rock towers….View More
As I always say what better to explore any place to actually set out on foot. After our visit to the Athens we decided to take an evening stroll around the Acropolis mountain. We passed a locality with a lot of restaurants, a Coptic church with views of Temple of Hephaestus and the Acropolis atop the mountain and more flavors of people and culture….View More
Greece – the cradle of western civilization was on both of our must see destinations. Though many people visit the famous Greek islands, we decided to stick with the mainland – Athens. Join us to unravel the beauty of this city visiting the famous Acropolis, Zeus temple, Hadrian’s Arch and much more….View More
Reykjavik is the capital and the largest city in Iceland. It has a latitude of 64°08′ N, making it the world’s northernmost capital of a sovereign state, and with a population just over 130.000, is fast becoming a popular tourist destination. Travel with us to see this beautiful and remote capital…View More
Iceland was part of our last leg of Europe trip and having munched our way through France, Belgium and Netherlands we were quite shocked to know Cheap Dining was not much of an option in Iceland.Well we had done our research beforehand and we were aware that spending almost 4-5 days in Iceland and eating out every single meal would empty our pockets . So we found a way….View More
After a short flight from Amsterdam, we landed in the Land of Fire and Ice – Iceland. This was one of my Bucket List destinations. I came prepared for what is in store for me and was left completely awestruck with its magnificence.The sheer beauty that surrounds you is astounding. It’s not just about being surrounded by ice but the landscape itself is amazing….View More
We explored Amsterdam on foot. I must say, this involves a lot of walking but me and Amoli love walking and do a lot of it while back home so this wasn’t that hard. Walking in Amsterdam is the best way to see what this amazing city has to offer.
We must have walked close to 8KM on foot and all the way through, we enjoyed seeing the raw beauty of the place, beautiful canals and the ever so happy people…..