Aphrodite and the skeletal remains of her love temples were painted in neon and hung prominently on the broad beige wall across the lounge. These were just part of a series of paintings adorning the ferry's restaurant lounges. All paid homage to ancient Greek art. They displayed the classics remixed, and acted as just a subtle reminder of where this boat was headed and why we should be happy we were on board.
Greece is an extremely popular destination in summer, and it's quite unique in many ways compared to its European neighbors. Cristina Puscas writes a Greece travel site, and here she shares her 5 best tips for your summer trip.