Archive for May, 2019

May 20, 2019

Our last full day & this and that

Sunday was our last full day here in Athens and the plan was to stay in, catch on up things, do laundry and pack for the next leg of our trip and rest.  That is pretty much what we did and having leftovers from the previous dinner made for an easy lunch.  All went well […]


May 19, 2019

Day 3 and our fullest day in Athens

Colin fell asleep on the sofa, insisting on staying up with me as I wrote my blog.  Eventually I made him go to bed and I finally joined him at 2AM.  I love writing my blog and sharing our photos and my thoughts.  Sometime I just wish it didn’t take so long but there is […]


May 18, 2019

Day 2 and a free tour!

9:45AM Friday morning brought us to a special rendezvous.  We had decided to wait until we got rid of our jet lag before we took our free walking tour of Athens.  One of my blog readers who has become a friend and writes the blog, Living on the Cheap,  had traveled to Greece with her husband […]


May 17, 2019

Our first full day in Athens

We didn’t get to bed until after midnight Athens time the day we arrived so we slept in Thursday morning.  Colin walked down the street and picked up a breakfast croissant for us.  We simply eased into the day and eventually decided it was time to get out for a walk to the grocery store. […]


May 16, 2019

Our fourth and final leg for the next 11 days

Someone asked if we were traveling business class.  I think that is pretty obvious.  We are using the last of our free Aeroplan points that we have been saving up for for twenty years.  Last year we did a similar trip in business class using our points.  We also traveled the long flight over with […]


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