sun bursting dramatically through the clouds over the Parthenon, Athens, Greece. I haven't been here, but love antiquities and history. Greece should probably be on my bucket list, but the instability of the government and currency are worrisome.
From NASA astronaut Douglas Wheelock who is currently aboard the International Space Station - Greek islands - on a clear night during our flight over Europe - Athens shines brightly along the Mediterranean Sea.
Meteora, Greece, is an area in Thessaly (Central Greece) and Kalampaka is the city under the rock towers of Meteora. The thing that makes Meteora so special is the monasteries on the top of the rock towers.