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A day on my own in Athens

Friday, November 01, 2013

My husband is at a conference today, that is actually the reason we came to Greece so I took this opportunity to go for a walk by myself and enjoy the sites and the sea.
Here are a few of the beautiful things that I saw.

I enjoyed walking by the sea and watching all the people go by. The picture of the squid is so fun, I eat it all the time but I haven't really seen it like that, just out of the sea.
There is so much to see and do here in Athens and my 2 hours of walking was very enjoyable.
It is sunny and about 70 degrees so it is the perfect weather for being here.
Thanks for stopping by. I hoped you enjoyed a little bit of my time here!
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  • no profile photo CD8158758
    How special is that!! Love it!! Glad you were able to have a nice safe walk on your own!!
    2748 days ago
    What a beautiful place! You have confirmed my long-held desire to visit Greece one day. Thank you for sharing! So happy you were able to go.

    2749 days ago
  • _VALEO_
    Great pictures! Though it is on my continent, I have never been to Greece yet. Thanks for sharing your trip, it makes me want to visit.

    Though they look a bit smarmy, squids are very intelligent animals, able to solve logic problems. They are also incredibly playful. Just hope fishermen have stun them before killing them because these little critters are extremely sensible to pain. :(
    2751 days ago
  • no profile photo CD3468195
    So beautiful, the water looks so blue. I am also happy to see that I have some of the same flowers thay have in Greese. Mine will be freezing soon. emoticon emoticon
    2751 days ago
    It looks so lovely, and the weather sounds perfect! So wonderful that you have been able to go and enjoy this beautiful place!
    2751 days ago
  • FRAN0426
    Thanks for sharing such lovely pictures, love the beautiful blue sky. The flowers are so beautiful, unlike the flowers that have dying off here with fall in the air.
    2751 days ago
    SO PRETTY! I'll be in for your next walk, haha!
    2752 days ago
    so happy you got to spend some alone time by the beautiful sea thank you for the lovely tour hugs
    2752 days ago
  • no profile photo CD9234910
    Oh how beautiful!!! And the squid is fun indeed. (I had a squid salad last night... I love them!)
    2752 days ago
    Thank you for sharing all your beautiful photos!.....sounds like a wonderful trip!
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    2752 days ago
  • no profile photo CD13099273
    Oh Holly - makes me feel like we are all with you !! Talk about fresh Sea Food !! emoticon emoticon - Is that Calamari ? Thanks for taking me on Virtual Vacation this Morning - looking forward to your next update - Hugs Karen emoticon
    2752 days ago
    Lovely pics. Thank you!
    2752 days ago
  • JANET552
    How beautiful!! You are so lucky to have the opportunity to visit!
    2752 days ago
  • AUNTB63
    Your pix of the sea are breath taking. So incredibly beautiful. What a wonderful place to "spend a couple hours". I never had squid always heard it was very chewy, but than I guess you would have to know how to prepare it. LOL Love the flowers and that sunshine is blinding me...haha....it's cloudy/rainy here. Continue having the time of your life. You deserve this. emoticon
    2752 days ago
    Green with envy. Enjoy your time there. The walk was a wonderful idea! emoticon
    2752 days ago
    the pictures are beautiful. I hope you have a great vacation. Thanks for sharing
    2752 days ago
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