Monthly Archive: October 2019


Cretan surprises

The Greeks like to say that Chania is their version of Venice. But there are no canals or exorbitantly-priced shoes and you don’t keep getting lost so its a gross exaggeration. Its narrow, winding...


A family affair

  My historian sister Bettany and I had made a holiday pact. I, a blinkered ex-sportsman, would try to open my eyes to Greek culture if she would indulge in some physical activity.  But...