Parthenon and Piraeus

At 5:22 a.m., after a few hours lying sleepless in a darkened room at the Royal Olympic Hotel, Nancy finally turned to Michael and muttered, “Are you ready to just give up and get up?” He was, so neither of us had to hurry to shower, dress, and repack before...

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Travel to and Exploring Athens

Ninety minutes before arriving in Paris, the Delta crew woke everyone who was fortunate enough to have fallen asleep; the rest of us just continued to look at them with glazed eyes. Breakfast was cold and unremarkable except for the Noosa honey yogurt, which was so good that Michael asked...

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Ready, Set, Go!

Last fall, our dear friend Nan asked if we would be interested in joining her and Keith, as well as our mutual friends Linda and Budge, on the “Travels of Paul” tour offered by Discovery Expeditions and Adventures (the company who led our 2015 trip to Jordan and Israel) in...

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