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Guards at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Athens: What's new is still old.....

May 2nd 2022
We have long looked forward to the Athens portion of this trip as we would have the opportunity meet up with Dave’s sister Susan and her husband Jeff. We knew this would be a special travel treat. Susan and Jeff have worked hard over the years, plus they raised and home schooled six children. They intended to go to Greece on their anniversary many years ago. Life events kept postponing the trip ... read more
Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens » Pláka

Greek Flag Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
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8th May 2022

Still Life
A magic travel moment that by capturing will endure. I always wonder when I see guards in still life how long they are ordered to keep that pose. Maybe a dream job to them...but does have its drawbacks!!!
8th May 2022

Still Life
Many magical moments on these travels. It is amazing how they stand still so long and how well they performing at the changing of the guard. Lots of practice. I'm sure it is an elite position. Thanks for commenting.

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