Sept - Oct 2019: Athens and Evia

           

         

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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


Mitropoleos


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