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... s go then and we may this quirrel still. However in the car the quirrel-pitched chimes rang back and forth, the Lefterides palmed his face. Where do we go now, little ones, where do we go? Here, no there, no here, you do not park so well. Meanwhile, restless Triton stirred the blue-shone sea. May all the cursed cruise boats rock and tourists ...
... the white waves. Maybe it is something with Poseidon smashing his trident, he says. I found this very likely. We looked it up and it is in fact Poseidon's son, Triton, causing it. He has a big seashell that he uses as a trumpet to either raise or calm the waves. Before Triton was born there was no such thing as waves. Normally Greek sayings have to do with balls. If my grandmother had balls, etc. But this has to do ...
... mode of transport: the car.
Greece being a member of the European continent is a right-side-drive nation, so it was with strong, but rational anxiety that Leanne took her first few minutes in the vehicle. After a few laps of the car-park for her, and a few moments trying to unfold the world's most enormous map for me, we were out of the airport and on our way. I toyed with the idea of trying to avoid the tolls but quickly decided that that decision was firmly in the ...
... taxi from Athens airport to the bus depot. I was convinced then that we needed to find a cab driver that would take a wad of cash from us for a off the meter drive down to Patras, and wouldn't you know it, the very first guy we asked was the man for the job!!
Nicky goes up to the guy (about 10th cab in a LONNNGG line of cabs) and says, in Greek of course, "Can I ask you something weird.. how much would it cost to get to Patras by ...
Greetings from beautiful Patras!
Greece is, as always, beautiful so far. Our hotel for tonight is right on the beach, and even though the water is freezing, the kids had a great time swimming and looking for shells on the beach.
The ferry ride over to Greece was alright, although we were all disappointed that the pool on the ferry was closed. I attempted to use the slot machines, but it ate my Euro so I decided to end my gambling career there.
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