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Just amazing! In the background is the Parthenon
Chapter 4 - DAY 15 - Athens

September 21st 2011
ACROPOLIS Today we left our Hotel early and headed for the Acropolis. We need to be there as early as possible because they attract massive crowds every day. Also Greece appears to be heading for a meltdown – today all taxis and public transport were on strike which would mean more cars on the road. Our local guide explained a bit about Greece’s economic woes on the way to the Acropolis – ... read more
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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
24th September 2011

Mum, Dad & the Acropolis
Such a wonderful photo :)

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