Athens, living like locals!!!! April 28th 2012 27/4/12
Left Istanbul, land of men and happily sat in the airport listening to Greek women arguing with their husbands it was so refreshing it made me smile.
only once away from it did I notice the complete lack of women's voices and prescence in Istanbul, yes they were there, you could see them, with their children and husbands but that was about it, in the old town they didn't have ... read more
Europe » Greece » Attica » Athens 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