Short Moments in Athens

I’ve been to Athens twice where the first time I hated it and the second time I loved it.  The first time, I was there briefly in passing on my way to the islands.  Everybody I interacted with was aggressive and rude, somewhat jaded.  I don’t blame them, as this …

A Memory of Santorini

One of the most scenic places I’ve ever been to is the island of Santorini, Greece.  It’s truly enchanted — and you completely feel transported somewhere magical.  As you come in on the ferry, you start seeing the stacked houses, in all their Mediterranean glory: blues, yellows, whites, and reds. The island …

Sunsets and Rainbows

I always find myself chasing after sunsets and rainbows, and very often with a camera in hand (I probably share that habit with many).  I will chase after them on rooftops, mountain tops, aboard planes, trains, you name it (as you’ll see from my photos below!)   I have hundreds …

The Market

My favorite part of travel is going to the local markets — you can tell a lot about a city and a people by the way merchants display their goods. And I love the markets because of the color everywhere.  It was really hard to limit the number of photos …