"Maid of Athens, ere we part, I give, oh give me back my heart" - Lord Byron June 6th 2006 There is one place in the world that without a doubt easily lays claim to single handily having the most profound effect on the way we live and think today. As the incubator of western civilisation, this country of great gods and goddesses, poets and philosophers, politicians and athletes; has bequeathed modern civilization with the building blocks of our society.
I was always aware that Engli ... read more
Europe » Greece » Thessaly » Meteora Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
Sometime in late 2004 I decided it is now or never for me to head off and see the world. So in May 2005 I did just that.
So I've sold most of my stuff and lobbed it in the backpack and obtained a 2 year UK working holiday visa and am basing yourself out of London.
Who knows what I'll find or how I'll change but either way I'm out to see the world and have a whole lot of fun doing it.... full info