June 2005: Athens, Naxos, Syros, Aegina

           

         

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Holiday to Greece: 6th to 20th June 2005

Athens: 6th to 10th June


View from our bedroom


Hotel Attalos in Monastiraki


Rubbish strike


Roman forum


Odeon of Herodes Atticus


Parthenon



Erechtheion


Caryatids



In the Parthenon museum






Olympieion



Theatre of Dionysis




View from our hotel roof bar





Guard in Syntagma Square


Monument of Lysicrates



Olympieion


Hadrian's Arch


In the Psiri Taverna


The Hephaisteion





View across the Agora


The Middle Stoa



Terracotta rattle


Ivory statue of Jupiter


Perfume bottle






On the hotel roof

Paros: 10th to 12th June


Leaving Piraeus


Paros cat


Church at Parikia harbour


Our hotel



View of ferry from our balcony










Frankish Kastro


Ekatonapiliani Church


In the Parakia Museum


Gorgon




Breakfast in our courtyard


Church interior


Naxos: 12th to 15th June


Rocks where Samina Express sank


Approach to Naxos


Restoring house in old town


Hotel Panorama


View from our room


Our hotel


The Portára


View of old town




Cycladic figures in the museum




Our room



View from the roof





Swimming in the harbour



Ouzo on the roof




Grill-man in Meze2 restaurant



Moving building materials


Beach at Agia Anna


Octopus caught at the swimming hole





Walking at Filoti


Cafenion at Filoti


Upper village







In the Kastro at Naxos Town


In the Byzantine Museum



Venetian House Museum



Leaving Naxos

Syros: 15th to 17th June


Cruise ship outside our balcony on Syros


Ermoupolis town


Town Hall





Swimming hole


Opera House



Cycladic figure



View from our room


Hotel Nisaki


View from swimming place



Church of St Nicholas


"Little Venice"


Harbour from our balcony




Climbing up to Ano Syros


Interior of Church of St Georges


Views from the top







Memorial to Vamvakaris






Highspeed 4 to Piraeus


Flying Dolphin to Aegina

Aegina: 17th to 20th June


Beach at Aegina


Sunset from our balcony


Temple of Aphia







Beach at Agia Marina



Trireme harbour in Aegina town


Our hotel: Plaza



Views from our balcony








Martellos tower


Our previous (1993) hotel







Corinth Canal