Tag Archives: Plaka

Oct.24.2010, Athens

This morning, Debbie announced that it was our last day in Cuba! 0730 sunny, clear blue skies.  Out of bed and down to breakfast 0815.  Had the air conditioning fan too high last night and our sleep was restless.  It … Continue reading

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Oct.23.2010, Athens

0830 blue sky, few white clouds, no wind, 21 C.  Wow! your basic 10 hr. sleep.  Down for breakfast.  After, checked internet and got a note from Chrystal that she’s home, cleaned up.  Also a note from Frank and Anne … Continue reading

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Oct.22.2010, Athens

0830 somewhat cloudy, looks like possible showers, 21 C.  Down to mezzanine floor for breakfast.  Good bed, good food, good start.  1000 On the internet, no word from Chrystal but Anne & Frank’s note suggests today is the girl’s final … Continue reading

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Oct.13.2010, Piraeus to Athens

0500 overcast, muggy, 30 C, started to spit later.  On the Festos Palace ferry, woke up and saw some lights on the coast going by.  0530 felt/heard the ferry docking.  I was mostly awake since then but stayed in my … Continue reading

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Sept.27.2010, Athens

Sun, some clouds. Debbie is feeling better this morning although now she has a sore throat. The battery charger seems to have worked overnight so it has survived for the present, otherwise it was just excess baggage on its way … Continue reading

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Sept.26.2010, Athens

Wake up at 0900!  Not a solid sleep until after 3 am, but woke up feeling refreshed.  However – Debbie has diarrhea since about 4 am so she is not doing well, some vertigo as well. She is blaming it … Continue reading

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My favourite Greek phrases, and a note about Greek waiters

I learned these 2 phrases from Greek waiters, and I love them: “No problem” “Of course” A note about Greek waiters – they are much more polite than North Americans are used to, and so this can cause problems. You … Continue reading

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