Reminiscing About Skiathos

I’ve been to Greece once and I fell in love. The trip was focused around Paralia Katerini, Meteora and, the most popular of the Greek islands, Skiathos, of which I found myself reminiscing about lately. The small island in the Sporades Archipelago is blessed with exquisite beaches, gentle lapping waves and breathtaking natural landscapes which … Continue reading Reminiscing About Skiathos

Joseph and the Seven Swords by Faisal Alothainah | Book Review

Title: Joseph and the Seven Swords Author: Faisal Alothaina Publication Date: 2020 Publisher: Self-Publisher Format: Paperback|212 pages Joseph and the Seven Swords was gifted to me by the author, Faisal Alothainah, in exchange for an honest review. It follows the journey of Joseph, separated at birth from his twin sister and adopted by a family … Continue reading Joseph and the Seven Swords by Faisal Alothainah | Book Review

Side Trip to Bran Castle

In September I wrote a blog post about my trip to Brașov, one of Romania’s most beautiful cities. Back then, after visiting a big part of the city, I decided it’s time for a side trip to Bran Castle. The castle is commonly known outside Romania as Dracula’s Castle, often being referred to as the … Continue reading Side Trip to Bran Castle

The Evening Chorus by Helen Humphreys | Book Review

Title: The Evening Chorus Author: Helen Humphreys Publication Date: 2015 Publisher: Serpent's Tail Format: Hardcover|304 pages The Evening Chorus is by far be the most exquisitely written novel I have read this year. Under normal circumstances I avoid books about World Wars, not because I am not interested in history but war isn’t exactly my … Continue reading The Evening Chorus by Helen Humphreys | Book Review