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Travelogue: By Country | By Date Greece | February 2001  

February 2001 - Rome to Athens

Good-byes, a subway ride, a train, a ferry, a bus, a city bus, and then Athens

Monica's birthday party in Rome Early morning good-byes.  Mom left an hour later, and Marilyn left the next day. Happy kids on the train to Brinidisi On the Blue Star Ferry.
We left at about 5:30 PM and arrived about 7 PM, so we spent the night on the boat. Dawn as we approach Greece Sunrise  
Snow-covered mountains The hills were beautiful Tote on the bus to Athens.  (The bus takes 2 1/2 hours.  The train takes 5 hours.) Looking over to the Roman Forum in Athens
Ruin in Athens Part of the Forum Some ruin or other Athens house in the Plaka
Monastary atop a hill Sorting pieces of the Acropolis Looking at the Acropolis and the Parthenon Evening concert at Syndagma Square
Restaurant where we had Monica's birthday dinner Harry Potter in Greek