Greece, Athens, 2-3 August 2013

Athens has been around for 3,400 years, the birthplace of Democracy and also Socrates, Plato and Aristotle. Greater Athens has a population of 4 million. It was the host city of the first modern Olympics in 1896. Museums and ancient ruins around every corner and millions of tourists and tour buses.

There is a modern metro and you can buy an unlimited weekly ticket for E14 that works on the trains and buses. Lots of organised tours and hop on-off buses as well. English is widely spoken, narrow lanes and crazy traffic and many of the signs are only in Greek so now I know what the saying, “Its all Greek to me” means hahaha.

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2 Responses to Greece, Athens, 2-3 August 2013

  1. Al Borg says:

    Great to see a photo with you in it Chris


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