Foto Friday Frescos (& Mosaics)

Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

Akrotiri, Santorini, Greece

Knossos, Crete, Greece

Knossos, Crete, Greece

Apocalypse Cave, Patmos, Greece

Apocalypse Cave, Patmos, Greece

St. John Monastery, Patmos, Greece

St. John Monastery, Patmos, Greece

Beit Alpha, Israel

Beit Alpha, Israel

Beit Shean, Israel

Beit Shean, Israel

Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey

Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey

Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey

Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey

Madaba, Jordan

Madaba, Jordan

Qasr Amra, Jordan

Qasr Amra, Jordan

Volubilis, Morocco

Volubilis, Morocco

NAME THAT COUNTRY Episode 12

The answer to the last episode (episode 11) is: Turkey.
Clue 1 – the Bosphorus Strait, click to read our post
Clue 2 – Mount Nemrut, click to read our post
Clue 3 – Sufi dervishes, click to read our post

Click to see tours to Turkey.

Now for this episode –

All the clues in this post refer to one Ya’lla Tours destination: Bahrain, Cuba, Egypt, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Morocco, Oman, Turkey, or United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi and Dubai).

We’ll show you images of popular tourist sites in our mystery country, along with descriptions of those sites. Continue reading

Greek Island Cruise Diary – Day 1

We boarded our Greek Island cruise at around 10am at Athens’ Piraeus port. We’re traveling on a four-day cruise on the Louis Cruise Lines on the Olympia ship. Ports of call will be Mykonos, Kusadasi (Turkey), Patmos, Rhodes, Crete and Santorini. Continue reading

Foto Friday – Greece

The Greece travel season of 2014 is fast upon us. Here, we offer some enticing images to mark the occasion.

ATHENS
Read about Athens here and here and here.

Evzones guards, Parliament building, Athens, Greece

Evzones guards, Parliament building, Athens, Greece

DELPHI
Read about Delphi here.

Delphi, Greece

Delphi, Greece

METEORA
Read about Meteora here.

Meteora, Greece

Meteora, Greece

NAPFLION
Read about Napflion here.

Nafplion, Greece

Nafplion, Greece

MYCENAE
Read about Mycenae here and here.

Lions Gate, Mycenae, Greece

Lions Gate, Mycenae, Greece

PATMOS
Read about Patmos here.

St. John Monastery, Patmos, Greece

St. John Monastery, Patmos, Greece

SANTORINI
Read about Santorini here.

Santorini, Greece

Santorini, Greece

CRETE
Read about Crete here.

Knossos, Crete, Greece

Knossos, Crete, Greece

See tours to Greece here.