Greece’s Traditional Costumes: A Photo Shoot

It is more than likely that if you find yourself wandering the streets of Rethymno, you will eventually pass one of the over-sized advertisements for Studio Camera offering customized photo shoots. It is also very likely that after enough shots of Cretan raki, a photo shoot in traditional Greek costumes, an idea that probably never […]

Greece: Lounge Cafe at the Sailing Club of Chania

Neorio Moro, the home of the Chania Sailing Club, was originally built during the city’s Venetian occupation in the 16th century. The space was restored and renovated in 2009-2010. The over-sized wooden doors anchoring the modern glass front entrance open into the popular Lounge Cafe. Inside, the open loft-like space houses a colorful huddle of […]

Greek Punch Bowl, Rethymno’s Irish Pub

In terms of the crowd and drink offerings, Punch Bowl is as classic and laid back as any other Irish pub. Its uniqueness and what you will remember, in addition to the friendly staff, is the “decor,” used in the loosest sense of the word. Curios ranging from beer signs, twisted glass beer bottles, hats, […]

Greece: Jackie O’ Bar on the Mykonos Waterfront

Located just a few feet from the crashing waves of the Mykonos waterfront, Jackie O’ Bar is synonymous with the famed all night party scene that electrifies the small Greek island. As iconic to the island as its namesake, the bar evokes retro glam with a luxurious all-white decor accented by flickering candles from the […]

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