Somewhere We Know

... is a cultural travel company in Greece. We create unique experiential travels and cultural tours, food & wine tours, hiking tours and family tours in the Peloponnese, in Epirus and other magnificent places in Greece.

Working Hours

Monday - Friday 09:00AM - 18:00PM
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED

call us at (+1) 415 7998418 and (+30) 211 411 3224

contact us on skype @ somewhere we know

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Meet Our Team – Somewhere We Know
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Meet our team

Meet the team of our dedicated and experienced travel experts who will design the perfect cultural tour for you in Greece!

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Zeta Kourafa
Travel Organizer

Zeta studied Business Administration at the University of Piraeus and Marketing Communications at Westminster University in London. She effectively keeps track of all your travel needs and makes sure that every little detail is taken care of. She loves it when she gets the opportunity to share her love and enthusiasm for travel and Greek culture with people from all over the world. She loves spending time with her kids and having a glass of wine with friends.

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Lina Kourafa
Travel Planner

Lina is the heart of what we do. She is constantly traveling around Greece to identify new content for our journeys in order to unveil the undiscovered parts of Greece. She is responsible for developing the routes and content of our tours. Lina has been an avid traveler over the years. She has explored every corner of Greece and traveled extensively in Europe, Middle East, Asia and Northern Amecica!

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Julia Kourafa
Communications Manager

Julia studied Communication at Panteion University in Athens and Electronic Publishing at University College London. She has worked as a Communications Manager for Doctors Without Borders in Athens and Barcelona and traveled extensively through Europe, Africa and the Middle East. She is responsible for driving written content on our website and aiming to increase global awareness of both the company’s excellent cultural tours and its mission to promote Greek culture. She loves photography, traveling and exploring new paths while trekking.

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Yiannis Kourafas
Chief Financial Officer

Born in Arcadia, one of the most beautiful and unexplored regions in the Peloponnese, Yannis spent his early years close to nature in the mountain ranges surrounding his birthplace. He later moved to Athens where he engaged in the publishing and business sector. His love for Greek nature and history has led him to the travel industry. Yannis is responsible for the financial well-being of our company! He is a keen traveller and very knowledgeable in history and Greek culture.

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Kapi Panou
Tourist Guide

Kapi is a highly qualified tourist guide and member of the Tourist Guides’ Association, Athens. She has a long experience in group and private guiding in Athens, all over the mainland and the islands of Greece. A university graduate and a trainer in the School of Guides, Athens, she shares her knowledge and enthusiasm with travelers who look for a comprehensive and thorough interpretation of the secrets of the Greek heritage and contemporary life.

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Ioli Vingopoulou
Tourist Guide

Ioli was born in Istanbul. She is a graduate of Athens University, the Professional School of Licenced Lectural Tourist Guides of Athens and the Ecole du Louvre and has a PhD in History from the University of Sorbonne. She has worked as a researcher at the National Hellenic Research Foundation, on the subject of travel literature and illustration. In her work as a tourist guide and lecturer she enjoys sharing her broad knowledge and excitement about famous foreign travellers in Greece, mythology, ancient history and the byzantine period, enriching her work with the presentation of rare visual material, compilations of literary texts and engravings. She is also interested in travel photography.

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Dimitra Drosou
Tourist Guide

Dimitra is an archaeologist and licensed tourist guide, specializing in pre-historic and classical antiquity. Her postgraduate degree on Cultural Management and her working experience on excavations and enhancement projects at various archaeological sites of Epirus, in Northwestern Greece, make her very knowledgeable in this area. She is enthusiastic and an excellent communicator. She is also our partner is specialized cultural tours for kids, since she has a broad experience is designing educational programs for kids and juniors.

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Tatiana Iordanidou
Tourist Guide

Tatiana is an archaeologist and licensed tourist guide, specializing in pre-historic and classical antiquity. She has studied Social Anthropology and History and participated in the excavations in the archaeological site of Roman Nikopolis and on the island of Mytilini. She has been involved in organizing museum exhibitions and educational programs, as well as teaching literature. Tatiana accompanies our cultural tours in Epirus.

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Nikoletta Palaiologou
Tourist Guide

Nikoletta is an archaeologist and licensed tourist guide with a master’s degree in museum studies, specializing also in the history of art. She has participated in archaeological projects in the Peloponnese and worked for several educational institutions. Her special interests are in museology as an exhibition organizer and in developing heritage tours and cultural programs for adults, kids and juniors. Through multisensory and interactive activities in addition to role playing, she is satisfying our young travelers curiosity and is constantly challenging them to learn further.

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Panos Zouboulis
Oenologist

One of the first oenologists of his generation, Panos studied at Bordeaux and worked at several châteaux in the region. A true perfectionist, he still works today as a Consultant Oenologist in Greece and Argentina, with many of his creations having received major distinctions. Meanwhile, at his restaurant Gefseis me Onomasia Proelefsis (‘Tastes with a Designation of Origin’), Panos hosts wine tasting evenings that have become regular seminars, featuring topics such as wine connoisseurship as well as wine and food matching.