Print this page
More information about me

More information about me

I had the luck to be born and raised in this beautiful country and specifically at a city on the western coastline of the mainland. So many beautiful beaches, historical sites, traditional villages and amazing seafood come from that area, which though remains undiscovered by most tourists. As a little girl growing up on the countryside I was dreaming of being able to travel around the rest of Greece and the rest of the world one day, in order to meet different people and cultures. Learning English and French as a child, and being in love with the rich history of my country, I was always amazed when a "traveler" would out of the blue show up in my land and would try to communicate with him and tell him as much as possible about Greece. It was in my own hometown, Mesolongi, that a school for tour guides opened its gates and I managed to take the exams successfully in order to attend it.

Having graduated in 1997 from Greece’s school for tour guides, I started offering guiding services for many areas all over Greece, in Greek, English and French. A few years afterwards, in 2002, I was lucky enough to start working and collaborating with Rick Steves. Eventually that led into meeting him in person and accompanying him to some of his travels throughout Greece, helping him update his travel guide books. Talking and collaborating with the "guru of traveling" could be nothing else but an inspiration and great lesson for me, but at the same time a big responsibility to carry out, since a lot of people contact me after his recommendation.

One of the highlights of my career was when BBC chose me to be the official Olympia expert in the live broadcasting of the ceremony of the lighting of the Olympic torch for the 2012 Olympics in London.

My base now is Ancient Olympia which is 320 Km away from Athens and 40 km away from the famous port of Katakolo, where a few hundred cruise ship arrive every season, bringing hundreds of thousands of people to the beautiful region of the Peloponnese. Several days a month I also spend in Athens, where part of my family lives, and where most of our multiple day tours start from.

It is my privilege and pleasure to be able to guide visitors and show them my country that I love and respect. The Greek heritage and culture is very fascinating, and that is what I'm always trying to disseminate to my guests during the few days or hours that we have to share.

In addition to that since 2009 I started a new attempt which was to operate as a travel planner and organizer, for people that are interested in customized tours and in seeing as much as possible of this beautiful country. Having been in this business already for long time, I have the luck of having excellent associates by my side, such as other licensed tour guides, professional and very experienced drivers, hoteliers and restauranteurs that I have been knowing personally for all these years. It started as an amateur idea of providing with private travel planning and suggestions on places off the beaten track to visit for some friends or people that I would meet for a few hours on a guided tour, and inspired the idea of founding our own travel agency. Today myself and my team feel it's an obligation to help all of you carry out your tour in Greece, customized according to your special interests and preferences, being always at your side for a unique travel experience.

So if you would like to visit Ancient Olympia, Athens or any other part of my historical country, I would be more than happy to provide my services. The goal of myself and my associates is to share this amazing culture and philosophy of the Ancient Greeks but also provide you with an insight of how modern Greeks live.

Booking a tour with us, you are never on your own!

0-02-05-58259ceda1f4563f80ca6d96d7b8801e1615c4cce4701042290209caa933cbc4 52d2e4d2
0-02-0a-a8ceabfcd8bbb836b9f842e6dcba873d976264c6da095aaccf32f5c4cd2cc9cb 1ce9a882
0-02-05-3abeaf1e8d14706a0a7de1f21a9645af5ae733a753ab202e4cabfe44d96316ed 50b78e32
0-02-0a-d178df69b1515c9236dda947e84bcbdd376a6e61d02d0cad75a8921fe038030e a209eb09
0-02-05-b8b2a04bf4ece24fc80368655a0e7ed2f1ae44ed3d36080da20bc24e1a3e41a1 5b67e774
0-02-05-bb9ab8d9b8d518d0b3347a510e64408df91be39dd4610d5e965080ec0fff93a8 b0881968
0-02-0a-52423ac57c13a6a607a848ac4a39cec916997b2bf91446b7c100189b71872b11 72a1c5f5
0-02-0a-ef666af94c36aabfb815c50754680a09556a5a5f518ca0f1df7b5e9149663c3c 745dcf31
0-02-05-70b3f7cd4287126b4048cc8037254f733ce7bb612080f29cd6e1a7c494bcb901 26045dc9
0-02-0a-fd5ce6609e13680e92a1b5a8ecf0ec17516fd2648c92f5c312a5e260f99435b1 684e2d5b
0-02-0a-cc2cb23db4391c063ef9f4bcb55df48fc2040c2e9dc3551c26f08bb9aed83e4c 83f84071
0-02-0a-c16b920bb3ccde46c4fdbee1cb2d0415e78122a5803ecd4f9b626590c2996b44 76d41495
0-02-0a-a4c49d28ce9278135795f3bd17f7a2b5a031f4ab1e98a82414aac873855e8c75 cda12a75
0-02-05-82fde1394196d583cc90ce8db05202445aad8b7bf655f29fa19dbb9a588092f0 b4889dcd
0-02-05-8dbb072d8580a0244e6bdfe56c922cb5665b996956b24ce9f6acab6ec0dcc001 481baffd
0-02-0a-314672bf379490edd7dfc8caf56cbb2cf701e8148597a5bf8f17500a4e336e25 90fbd886
0-02-05-e60f74d12f42888fa8ed04a3db4abbe0f591661917fd977a0e7ff95ade8ca534 30f1fb08
0-02-0a-babd0f0eddb0bdc58c13564e99c1bcee50da844c1e20b02679204d49c1ffab3f 78c4f66b
0-02-0a-691b88f943fdfd724b6148a44fccdcb0ef259ebc58263d1e7ec506959279a261 3f6a1323