Northwestern Turkey

Northwestern Turkey

I was excited for this. Not that I’m not always excited for a new country. The difference this time, was that this felt like I was going into a new region of the world. An ancient one with beautiful architecture, unique culture and people. Welcome to Turkey...
Eastern Greece (Thrace)

Eastern Greece (Thrace)

The former Roman Province of Thrace provided me cool nights, friendly folks, good food and a rich history     Despite the lofty expectations that had been bestowed upon me from the words of other traveling folk, Greece had not disappointed. I was once again...
Western Greece (Eprius & Macedonia)

Western Greece (Eprius & Macedonia)

Greece might be the most popular country to visit that I’ve encountered on this trip. The main attractions are Athens and the country’s many islands. But as per usual I will be avoiding the big draws in order to see what mainland Greece has to offer  ...
North Macedonia

North Macedonia

The Republic of North Macedonia (formerly part of Yugoslavia) is a small country that packs a big punch. Mountains, ancient cities, friendly inhabitants and a bit of controversy     Even if they’re often riddled with warnings of danger, I can’t...