Category Archives: Greece


Last post from Schengen – maybe – from Athens

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(written by Dave) We decided to work on chores today, and play tomorrow before we catch the ferry to Turkey at 9PM.  This may be our last post from the Schengen region as I’m pretty sure we won’t be able … Continue reading


Athens and the Acropolis

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(written by Dave) It is really hard to know what to write about today.  We basically visited the Acropolis and a few nearby sites.  All of these sites are very well documented on the internet so there is little that … Continue reading


Two seas, two ferries and Athens traffic – Korinthos to Pireas (80/13,016k)

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(written by Dave) Today we crossed Isthmus of Corinth.  For the last two and a half days we’ve been riding with the Gulf of Corinth on our left.  This morning we reached the end of the waterway and crossed the … Continue reading


Continuing along the coast road to Korinthos (65/12,936k)

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(written by Nancy) So, regular readers will know by now that we are having trouble with our internet connection and have been unable to post in the last several days.  All a bit of a farce – despite all of … Continue reading


Along the coast road in Greece – Patras to Akrata (80/12,871k)

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(written by Nancy) Everything always seems better after a good night’s sleep and we did get that last night.  No alarm today as we didn’t have too long of a day planned, which was nice.  We made oatmeal and coffee … Continue reading


Landing in Greece – by ferry to Patras

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(written by Nancy) As Dave mentioned in his earlier post, the ferry ride was surprisingly easy and actually enjoyable – not at all what I expected.  We did go for the luxury accommodation option, so having our own cabin with … Continue reading