Tag Archives: Syntagma

Oct.25.2010, Athens to Nanaimo, BC, Canada

0200 dark, dry, ~19 C.  Sometime between 0145 and 0220 they turned off the lights at the Acropolis.  Debbie said “They turned off the Acropolis, so we might as well leave.”  So, we did, at 0220.  We walked up Ermou street.  … Continue reading

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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.14.2010, Athens

Listening to Athens waking up in the morning.  Sunrise about 0700.  Cozy in bed, slept in!  Today was the first day I noticed how late the sunrise is now. 0800 overcast but dry so far, about 24 C.  Breakfast; coffee, … Continue reading

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Sept.28.2010, Athens to Istanbul

Wake up call 0430.  Packed up and checked out at 0515. Over to Syntagma Station and caught first metro to airport at 0537.  At airport a little after 0600.  Checked baggage, short line up and then went looking for breakfast.  … 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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