Road Trip Diaries: Venice; That Indigo Floating Land…

Our road trip did not end with a wedding. It ended with a second wedding, in Dresden, leaving us a good 4 days in between to explore Northern Italy. And so we did… I must admit, Italy left me disappointed. I had listened to people rave about the nature, the food and the architecture. And although all of those factors were pretty amazing, I had higher … Continue reading Road Trip Diaries: Venice; That Indigo Floating Land…

Thessaloniki; a Grecian La-La-Land

“Because every Persian should see Greece” was how I constantly found myself responding to the question, “why Greece?” I first got familiar with Thessaloniki when I met Apollo. Back then I could not even pronounce the name of the city. It had too many consonants for my mouth. Yet I had two postcards bearing the simple sentence of “live your myth in Greece” pasted on my … Continue reading Thessaloniki; a Grecian La-La-Land