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... day. After having a nice meal at the museum's cafe, we explored the rest of the museum. As we walked around the museum, the others began to ask why so much of art of the Acropolis is either damaged or missing. They also asked why so much of the art is reproductions. As the resent historian, I explained about the wars of Athens and how the Parthenon and the Acropolis was destroyed. I then explained that most of the reproductions are because the ...
... of films which made one aware of how glorious the Parthanon was for several centuries, and how even today in it's ruined state it typifies an era when Greek culture was at it's height. Today I visited the site itself and am glad that I saw the Museum first.
Anyway it was too hot when I left the museum at 2pm to make the climb up to the top of the Acropolis, so I thought I would try to find the ancient cemetery ...
... in drizzle, to the Maritime Museum. I couldn't figure out what else to do. It was interesting with old sailing artifacts from Santorini. Rick was fascinated by a map of a sail to Cuba in 1492. I liked reading some longer biographies of portraits they had. Not sailers, but important politicians from 1800's. They also had on display several of the carved ladies that ride on the bow ( I know there is a name for them, but not sure what). ...
... Greece, it has been fun. I hope you maintain your political spirit, and your fantastic sense of flirty fun and hospitality. I also hope you recover well from this recession, though I feel that the effect it has on your society makes me like you all the more - though it sure this is easy to say when you're an outsider. Your older generation of men need to learn a bit of respect, but other than that I await our next meeting! Until then, **** the Police, and have an ouzo on ...
... even though this historical attraction is so old, people choose to still organise theatre presentations and perform there in front of audience because of the incredible atmosphere and connects to the past. This tour was definitely a highlight of the day. To see something so old still being used to entertain people today was very special. I would definitely tell a school group to go see this spectacular event because without a doubt was incredible! ...