What do you do when you’re stuck in one place for 12 hours? You sit, watch, and realize the value of stillness.
Don’t let the migrant-crisis headlines fool you: Lesvos is one of the most quietly beautiful, and least touristed, islands in Greece’s Aegean Sea.
This ancient Greek island, with no airport but enough goats to outnumber humans 33 to one, takes hours to reach by ferry—and is worth every minute.
Among all the beautiful Greek islands, Crete holds a special place. Due to its remarkable size (it is the 5th largest island in the Mediterranean Sea), it doesn’t convey that bitter-sweet feeling of isolation a...