S: Greece 2011
BC: Memories, friendships & experiences
FC: Greece 2011
1: Landing in Amsterdam, passing over the Alps & finally seeing the city of Athens, the journey was long, but little did we know, just beginning
3: Our first night, after getting off a 13 hour flight, we went on a 3 hour walk through Athens which, came to be known as the 'death march.' Along the way we crashed a wedding, saw wonderful sights and ate souvlaki at the most historical stand in town.
4: The Quaint restaurant where we had our first group dinner and were serenaded by a Greek man playing guitar and singing a beautiful song.
5: Views of Kalimarmaro Stadium and the Acropolis from our school, the College Year in Athens
6: The Marketplace
9: National Gardens
11: The Zappeion
12: Amazing people & amazing food- what could be better?
14: The Temple of Olympian Zeus & Hadrian's Gate
15: The Herodion Theater
16: Athens University
17: The National Library
18: Exploring the city
19: University of Athens
20: People! Do you want to see the cutest thing in the world?
21: Archaeological Museum
22: It took one very long tram ride and a flash mob experience to get to the beach in Athens but it was all worth it when we were enjoying the sunset from a beach side café sipping coffee and eating chocolate soufflé!
23: The Acropolis
25: Overlooking the City
27: Lycabettus Hill
29: Our Apartment | Eratosthenous 2A
32: Rock of the Sybil, a treasury & the "naval" of the world
36: St. Luke Monastery, | Boeotia, Greece
37: Mosaics, paintings, mastic candy & the relic of the church
39: Driving over the Corinth Canal on the way to Mystras.
40: The fortress at the top
41: Agia Sophia
42: Palace of the Despots and views of Sparta!
43: Saint Nikolaos
44: Convent of Pantanassa
45: Our friend the donkey!
48: Ancient dress, book & hair!
49: "This is Sparta!"
50: Old Town Rhodes
51: "I can see Turkey from my hotel room!" | The Mediterranean Hotel
52: Strolling through Old Town
54: Running races, performing in ancient theaters & the Acropolis at Rhodes
55: The Castle
60: AuthenticOttoman house
61: Can't beat views like these!
62: Dr. Finitsis & Dr. Ihssen | The best professors!
63: The wonderful Mama Finitsis
66: Hiking to the top
67: The Acropolis at Lindos
68: Kalithea Springs
73: Simian Livelihood
77: The cutest café with the freshest seafood...Yum!
78: Sitting, waiting for the ferry we discovered these fascinating fish... they lit up from the inside!