Sept - Oct 2019: Athens and Evia




Dragonfly on the picnic table

Starting school in Pasadena

St Andrews Coastal Rowing club

New "Swytch" electric bike motor

Views from the Golf Clubhouse at Craigton

To Athens: 24th to 29th September 2019

Compare our previous visit in 2005

Syntagma Square ...

.. and changing the guard

Klavthomos Square


View from the roof bar

Outside of the Herodeon

Local restaurant

The New Acropolis Museum

See our previous visit to the museum in 2009

The Acropolis modelled in Lego

The Zappeion

Hadrian's Arch

The Temple of Olympian Zeus

Melina Mouskouri

Ouzo in Iroon Square

View from Monastiraki

Compare our previous visit in 2005

The Stoa and Ancient Agora

The Hephaisteion

View from the top of Filopappos Hill (Acropolis and Lycabettus Hill)

View from the roof bar at night

Lunch on my balcony at Athens Studios

Australians watching the AFL final

Lysicrates monument

The Roman forum ...

... and the house of Winds

The Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Views from the Acropolis

Hadrian's Arch and the Olympieion

The Hephaisteion and Ancient Agora

The Parthenon

The Erechtheion

Filopappos Hill in the background

To Karystos on Evia: 29th September to 8th October 2019

On the beach at Rafina

View from my room in the Karystion Hotel

Beetroot and artichokes

Playing backgammon

Tzatziki and little fish

View from above Miloi (looking for the "columns")

Too rough for swimming

See the last time we were at the Red Fort in 2012 and also in 2007

View from the Red Fort

The chapel in the fort

Finally -- a view of the "columns" ...

... at the top left of this picture

A Greek roadsign

Leaving Marmari with a rainbow