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Astakos - I bet you can't guess what this Greek word means...

Lobster town…. Astakos means ‘lobster’.

We have spent two nights in Astakos, this little Greek town on the mainland, east of Ithaca and Kefalonia. The waterfront is fairly pretty, with many tavernas, and tall palm trees, with a dramatic back drop of steep hillside. 382 more words

Holidays To Kefalonia - The Perfect Getaway

Kefalonia is an island in the Greek archipelago, often counted as the largest of the Ionian islands. It shot to fame as the setting of the Hollywood film Mandolin, but unlike the fate suffered by Ko Phi Phi in Thailand of The Beach fame, Kefalonia ha…

Kefalonia, Greece | Photo Diary

Last week I arrived back from a week long holiday on the Greek Island of Kefalonia. It’s a beautiful island and I was delighted to be able to see some turtles :) They lived in Argostoli’s harbour, which is the Capital of the island. 69 more words


Vegan Lifestyle Update | Tips For Being Vegan Abroad

Since going vegan around a year ago, I’ve had more fun with food than I’d ever had before. I’ve discovered amazing new ingredients and my appreciation for the simple but delicious wonders of plant-based eating (peanut butter, you own my heart) has grown significantly. 1,049 more words


July | Monthly Intentions

Whoops – another unplanned blogging break. Hope you all can forgive me, although I’ve seen many bloggers talk about how beneficial taking a break can be, so I won’t feel too bad about it. 573 more words


Cats and dogs in Kefalonia/Greece

When I take a walk in the evening, shortly before sunset, I see a lot of cats and dogs in Lixouri. Most of them don’t have anybody who cares for them. 170 more words