Fishes and Food of Crete: An Awesome Aquatic Adventure

Fishes and Food of Crete: An Awesome Aquatic Adventure

Now, I think I have covered inland Crete pretty well, but a lot of you may be asking me “Isn’t Crete an island? When do I get to hear about the water?” Don’t worry, I’m getting to that. I will also mix in some recommendations 

Voluminous Vultures: Birdwatching in Crete

Voluminous Vultures: Birdwatching in Crete

One of the most fun things I did in Crete was go on a guided hike through the Platania Gorge. This spectacular gorge has a lot to love about it, but there’s one thing in particular that sets it apart from the rest of Crete’s 

Kapsaliana Cooking: The Meal That Changed My Life

Kapsaliana Cooking: The Meal That Changed My Life

I hate soft cheese with a burning passion. Or at least, I did, until a cooking class in Crete changed my mind. I was walking down a small cobblestone path through the abandoned olive mill of Kapsaliana, enjoying the gardens as I went to the 

Exploring Milos, You’ll Be Shore To Love It

Exploring Milos, You’ll Be Shore To Love It

While the best way to explore the entirety of Milos is by boat, if you want to explore the parts of the island that are not touching the coast, exploring by land is a much better option. Additionally, boat tours don’t visit every beach. Therefore, 

Milos: a Great Place for Boats (and Goats)

Milos: a Great Place for Boats (and Goats)

Have you ever found yourself looking for a nice, secluded island getaway, with as much beautiful scenery as Santorini (at least, according to the people I talked to), but without as many pesky tourists? Well, Milos is the island for you. It is a small 

History and Hoopoes: a Guide to the Wonders of Athens

History and Hoopoes: a Guide to the Wonders of Athens

Athens is a very unique city, with history readily available for anyone to see. It is like someone pulled the city out of a textbook, and made it come to life. The city does not just showcase the past, it is the past itself meshing 

From Birds to Bobcats: Wonderful Wildlife Watching in Point Reyes

From Birds to Bobcats: Wonderful Wildlife Watching in Point Reyes

Point Reyes is an amazing place, with some of the most impressive biodiversity I have ever seen. Just by taking a quick drive along the main roads, you can tell it is a haven for nature. There are tons of birds, as well as a 

The Unbearably Fun Grand Teton Experience

The Unbearably Fun Grand Teton Experience

I really liked the birds in Grand Teton National Park, but I get the feeling that some of you are waiting for the mammals. Therefore I will acknowledge the moose in the room with this post (elephant didn’t seem quite right for a post involving 

Beaks by the Peaks, Birdwatching in Grand Teton

Beaks by the Peaks, Birdwatching in Grand Teton

While Yellowstone is amazing and has the unique aspect of geysers, if you are just interested in wildlife, and can’t BEAR me talking about geysers, here are some wildlife posts just for you, fresh from Grand Teton National Park. Grand Teton National Park is an 

Venting About Yellowstone

Venting About Yellowstone

Now that I touched on the wildlife, you might be wondering “what about the geysers in Yellowstone, aren’t those the main event?” Well, here you go geyser enthusiasts, this one’s for you! Yellowstone has several fabulous geyser basins, including Midway Geyser Basin, West Thumb, the