Photo Diary: Rome Randoms

Rome

This was Dan and I’s second visit to Rome and the Eternal City never fails to sweep me away with that feel-good, sun drenched, easy feeling. Or maybe, its all the fantastic Italian wine that does that! It had been about a year and half since the last time we were here, so […]

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Photo Diary: The Acropolis of Athens

Athens, Acropolis

Built upon a limestone plateau with sheer 100-foot cliffs, your legs surely feel the climb as you make your awe-struck way upwards toward the Acropolis rising above modern Athens. Meaning “high city” in Greek, the Acropolis is considered the most important ancient site in the Western world and crowned by arguably the […]

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Athens in A Day

Athens, Acropolis

After our brief and windy afternoon in Mykonos, our cruise ship set it’s navigational sights on Athens and the port of Piraeus for an overnight stay. Though I love that cruise itineraries can take you to multiple destinations with zero effort on the part of the traveler (I mean who doesn’t love […]

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