In April we set off on our travels again, walking across Crete West to East. Sometimes we followed the E4 European trail, but with our own variations. Now we’re chilling out in the Taygetos mountains in the Peloponnese, just doing the occasional short hike. Check out our facebook page to get updates from the trail – and to see more news about hiking in Greece.
Category Archives: Karpenisi to Ano Mousounitsa
Sometimes there’s nothing special to say about a day’s hiking. No dramatic weather, no exciting encounters, just the pleasant routine of placing one foot after another, enlivened by the small pleasures of finding the right path, a cafe open for … Continue reading
Glorious blue skies, mountains all round, soft springy turf underfoot: it was another perfect day. It reminded me of the Ridgeway back home, but much, much grander. It was cold, though. As we climbed up above 1500 metres, I was wearing my … Continue reading
Thick fog, drizzle, cold. My instinct was to retreat further down into my sleeping bag. Instead, we warmed up with a quick coffee and set off down the mountain in the hope of a hot breakfast at Grameni Oxia. As … Continue reading