Monday, April 18, 2016

Hernann's Tostoise on Mount Olympus

Hermann's Tortoise (Testudo hermanni) is a small to medium size turtle of Southern Europe.It can be found on Mount Olympus and late April is probably the best period to watch them feeding and mating.
More photos and details @ herpetofauna of Greece

 Typical apophysis on the tip of tail!

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Inspiration on Mount Olympus-Για εμάς που δεν είμαστε ποιητές

For those who seek inspiration, mount Olympus effortlessly offers its bountiful gifts;
the silence and the solitude,
the other-worldly sounds of the night,
and the colors...more than one could ever hope for
My cup runneth over!