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Best museums in Athens, Greece

                             Athens is the unofficial capital of museums. With so many to choose from,

                                                               here are four of the best

Museums in Athens

Athens is the guardian and protector of some of the world’s most precious collections. 374 more words

The Swiss Family Carlson Climbs the Acropolis

We are in Athens, Greece! It’s another place I thought I’d never get to see.  And apparently my iPhone never thought I’d get there either because every time I put in a search for “Restaurants in Athens” I get barbecue places in Georgia. 1,218 more words

The Swiss Family Carlson

City of Athena: birthplace of democracy

The first time I visited Athens was in 2004 during the Olympics. I  watched the latter stages of the womens marathon, which covered the route of the original marathon runner Pheidippides, and saw the British mens coxless four win gold, narrowly beating Canada in a thrilling down to the wire finish. 161 more words

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Getting high (up) in Athens

The day I went to the Acropolis, it looked like it might rain, with clouds sent by the gods, but it took a turn for beautiful. 1,505 more words

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