Real Greek Experiences

Real Greek Experiences is a travel blog where you can see popular Greek destinations in a new light, and discover places known only to the locals. Do you want to find out more about the real Greece? Take a look around!

Exploring the Acropolis in Athens - the Karyatides statues

Real Greek Experiences

Hi! We are Vanessa and Dave, a local and an expat living in Athens. In this travel blog, we write about Greece with a focus on Greek culture, Greek food and drink, and everyday life.

We will also give you tips and advice on the best places to see and visit in Greece. Our aim is to help you plan your next visit to Greece in a way which gives you a Real Greek Experience!

Real Greek Experiences - Santorini caldera

As well as writing about popular destinations and places to see, we will also show you the areas less visited, with a focus that is always on authenticity.

We will show you where we go ourselves, and make sure you experience things the way we do.

Street art in Athens

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Food in Greece - A typical Greek salad

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Greece in summer - Koufonisi