Sailing to Hydra

I had been looking forward to taking an island tour during my time in Greece, so I joined many of my fellow ATINER conference attendees for a chartered boat ride to Hydra, Poros, and Aegina. I’ll focus this post on Hydra. We boarded at the Port of Piraeus for a day tour with Olympic Cruises (whose web […]

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Rambling Along Barcelona’s Mediterranean Shore

I didn’t do a whole lot of planning before I arrived in Barcelona. Once I get somewhere, I enjoy finding an interesting-looking starting point and then wandering around from there. On my first morning in the city, I started at Barcelona’s Port Vell area. The monument to Christopher Columbus is in this area and is a major […]

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