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First Stop, GREECE!

I’ve been gone for a while because well, as the wedding drew closer, I was just all over the place trying to make sure everything went well and according to plan. 857 more words


New Acropolis Museum

The New Acropolis Museum stands starkly out from the landscape of Athens.  It is a modern, black and glass building, with the top floor perched oddly askew.   490 more words




As you know, I am still on study abroad in Italy, but for a weekend (Sept 16-18), my friends and I decided to fly out of the country to visit Athens, Greece. 314 more words


Athens & The Big Fat Greek Wedding

“You’re going to Greece?!” my Greek-American friends asked wistfully in the days leading up to our trip. “Opa!”

“You’re going to Greece?!” my non-Greek friends (who keep up with the news) asked incredulously. 1,337 more words

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On the Trail in Greece: Greek Gold from Russia at Acropolis Museum

President Vladimir Putin’s May 2016 visit to Greece began the
“Year of Greece and Russian Cultural Events”. The traditional bonds of friendship and collaboration between the two countries gave hope to a country and people really suffering. 699 more words


Diona ( or Artemis) and Aphrodite

Another sketch from the Acropolis Museum that had beautiful drapery that I was able to practice. 12 more words


Closed Doors and Secret Museums

Museums are full of surprises. On my adventures I’ve come across museums that tackle all sorts of topics; museums about death, museums about Marzipan… 426 more words