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... in a string of UNESCO World Heritage Sites we visited on this go round.
As we weren't quite sure how long it would take us to get to the airport, we basically ran up and down through Delphi, trying to navigate the ruins as quickly as possible. In the end, we did get to the airport with time to spare, but not a whole heck of a lot. And then it was back to Istanbul for the last nine weeks of the school year. "You can do it, Duffy Moon."
All in ...
... look of them in true
scale with interpretive boards. Another interesting part is the coloured ladies
of the acropolis found with their colours nearly intact. There are even
excavations beneath the museum itself also, that are constantly being worked
on, with glass over the top so you can view as they dig. (But not while we were
After the museum, we head along the tourist streets to the
Monastiraki district ...
... at the check in desk in Sydney went out if her way to get me the best seat possible, and it really made all the difference. I got a little sleep (more than I thought I would) so I feel tired but surprisingly ok! The lay over was a short three hours in Abu Dhabi and my final flight to Athens was fine also. I managed to make friends with some Aussies sitting across ...
... to get your head around it but has prompted us to want to swat up on some classical history once we're back in Blighty!
Now the Acropolis is amazing, don't get me wrong, but the crowds here do spoil it somewhat. However the real highlight of the day sightseeing was the Panthenaic Stadium, which has been restored enough so that it can be walked around, sat on, touched. The ...
... the limestone with their presence, and the books are correct. It was like polished glass at the summit and somewhat hazardous. We spoke about Paul making this same climb through all the philisophical schools of his day right here here, in his time, in the second most important city in antiquity. He was facing the most educated and most capable intellectuals anywhere as he spoke. Steve and I reached to jagged, uneven summit and sat there for a ...