S: Greece April 7 - 13 2011
BC: Book design by Gisela O'Brien Photos by Gisela, Chris, Nicholas and Matthew
FC: Greece April 7 - 13 2011
1: This book is dedicated to Ted Lizas, "Papou" who, with his wife Cleta hosted this wonderful trip to Greece. Participants were Chris, Liz, Nicholas, Matthew, Gisela (Gigi), Captain Alexis Giannakopoulos and his wife & Arthur, owner of the Safari Motel
2: Friday night | After sleeping all afternoon we celebrated at the Stomopotopolis Restaurant
3: Looks like it is the same dog but it isn't: Athens dogs tend to look alike! | The clock chimed 1:00 AM and we are by the Parliament building watching the Changing of the Guard - | .... lone watchers of this ceremony, until three women showed up. "Were you guys on Delta 132 this morning?" they said. Turned out they were the cabin crew! Gisela told them about her stint as a PAA stewardess 50 years ago. We went on to the Grande Bretagne Hotel for one last drink. | Magic Night in Athens!
4: Saturday: Exploring Athens | Another look alike dog | Matthew likes cats too
5: Piggy no likee became our chant! Cab drivers thought we were absolutely crazy!!
6: Saturday night in an outdoor cafe
7: Sunday: Cruise: Hydra, Poros, Aegina
8: Aegina: famous for pistachio nuts
11: Naval Academy
15: high jinks at sunset
16: Back in Athens
17: Monday: Acropolis
20: Monday: Lunch at a seaside suburb
21: Sunset from the hotel roof
22: Funicular & luncheon on Lykavittos Hill | Tuesday
23: Wednesday: Arion Luxury Resort
25: Thursday Gigi left, and Chris, Liz, Nicholas and Matthew enjoyed one more day of glorious Aegean sunshine!