Chalki is a beautiful inland village on the charming Greek island of Naxos. I was absolutely enchanted by the way the sun glowed against the colorful hanging bougainvillea in the narrow pathways.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | November 16
Award Score: 60 (Value 11, Clarity 11, Composition 16, Style 11, Skill 11)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Travel Photography
Photograph Location: Chalki, Naxos Island | Greece
Photographer: Marissa Tejada (Athens, Greece) Registered
Marissa is an award-winning American freelance journalist and travel writer based in Greece. She was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up on Long Island (NY) and has followed her media career across the world. She has lived in Upstate New York, London, Los Angeles, Washington State, Orlando and San Francisco. She has held diverse roles on both sides of the camera, from behind the scenes at an international news bureau to covering local and national news as a television reporter and anchor. Living in Europe inspired her to write her debut novel, Chasing Athens, which was released in April 2014. When she’s not writing her second book, she’s updating her travel insights and photography posts on her blog my Greece, my travels.