After being stuck for a while in the middle of nowhere at the Greek-Bulgarian border in the station of Strimon en route by train from Sofia, we arrived at the second biggest Greek city, Thessaloniki. Here we stayed at the Holiday Inn, conveniently located along the main street from the station towards the city centre….
While 2019 commemorated, celebrated and misused the Stonewall Inn Riots of 1969, 2020 actually marks the 50th anniversary of (gay) pride.
In 2017 we wanted to emulate the world famous Orient Express. But cheaper. This rail adventure brought us to Germany, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Montenegro, Serbia and Croatia. InterContinental Düsseldorf; NightJet to Vienna; InterContinental Budapest; InterContinental Bucharest; Muzeul CFR and Bucharest; Radisson Blu Sofia; Holiday Inn Thessaloniki; The Acropolis of Athens; Air Serbia flight to…
Athens in Greece was the farthest point the Balkan trip Danny and I undertook in 2017. In Athens, the Acropolis and the Acropolis Museum are must-see highlights.