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  • Escape to the Mainalon

    Escape to the Mainalon

    As days turned into weeks, the heat dome squatted over Greece, bringing with it temperatures in the mid forties. Between eleven in the morning and six in the evening, it was impossible to go out, impossible to sleep, impossible to do anything. I’d enjoyed the Greek summer before, when the temperature occasionally rises to 40C…

  • The Corfu Trail

    The Corfu Trail

    Planning your first long distance hike in Greece, but worried about the language, where to stay and tricky mountain terrain? Try Corfu. The Corfu Trail (150 km) is a perfect introduction to Greece beyond the tourist beaches. It meanders across the island from the party resort of Kavos in the south to the highest peak of…