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Archaeologous has been busy adding new tours in Greece and Turkey

Just to update any of you interested in a vacation to Greece. Our reliable tour company, Archaeologous, has added some great tours for those of you that want to save money.  You can ‘share’ a tour to places like Delphi, ancient home of the Oracle, or do a 3 day tour that will have you […]

3 Greek Islands in 1 Day from Athens by Archaeologous

How fun, You’re visiting the ancient mecca of thought, Athens. You’ve perhaps gone to the legendary perfect architectural masterpiece of the Parthenon and visited a museum or two. Now what? Let me suggest doing what my cousin and I did upon her visit. In one day you take a fabulous boat ride (capacity about 140) […]

Quotes by Greek philosophers-offered by Archaeologous

http://www.pinterest.com/archaeologous/inspirational-greek-quotes-offered-by-archaeologou/   Click on this link for some great Greek quotes from some of the top philosophers of all ages. It’s truly amazing how many of their wise quotes are relevant today as when written over 2,000 years ago.  Archaeologous would like to invite you to ‘get in the mood’ for your Greek vacation. As Socrates […]

Pinterest showcases Archaeologous-Highlights of Delphi tour

http://www.pinterest.com/archaeologous/highlights-of-delphi-day-tour/ Pictures speak a 1000 words right? Isn’t that what we’ve always heard? That’s because its true!  Take for instance, I took some photos of a tour group as we traveled from Athens to Delphi. The bus ride is about 3 hours but totally entertaining with a guide speaking to the group which made it […]

Archaeologous shares, ‘the father of graffiti was a Greek’

http://www.worldwidegreeks.com/profiles/blogs/the-father-of-graffiti-was-a-greek-new-yorker-named-tak Archaeologous thought this was an interesting read so we’re sharing. The father of graffiti was a Greek New Yorker named Taki Graffiti writers around the world know the name that started it all: TAKI 183. A kid from 183rd Street in Washington Heights in northern Manhattan, TAKl’s simple signature captured the attention of a reporter and, […]

Top 5 Places to see in Greece on multi-day vacations

1. Delphi:  Give yourself at least one full day and night, to see the ‘sacred’ Oracle of Delphi location. There is a fine museum which closes one hour ‘later’ than the outside excavation site. (I know because I was locked out of the archaeological site the first time I went!) Definitely include a  drive to […]

Istanbul half day walking tour by Archaeologous

A great way to get the feel for a culture is to be on foot so take a Archaeologous Istanbul Walking Tour and get the lay of the land when in Istanbul. It’s an easy walk for all and you’ll see many sightseeing highlights within the same area. Your Archaeologous guide will pick you up […]