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Caught a bus for the two hour trip up the coast to Kavala in the Macedonia region of Greece.
Very pretty wooded hillsides with houses and olive groves and a lot of grape vines that were covered to protect them.
Sitting opposite us on the bus were two very elderly Greek ladies dressed in black. They were chatting away in Greek for the whole trip and each one had on her lap a cake box from ...
KAVALA, GREECE, 0CTOBER 9, 2014
Kavala is a major Greek port on the East coast of Greece across from the island of Thassos in Macedonia area of Greece. This is the area of the apostle Paul. Kavala was originally a small fishing village settled by Greeks from Thassos. At that time it was called Neopolis meaning "new city". The apostle Paul made two trips here, the second being the more famous of the two.
At this time the area ...
The Philippians Of all the communities founded and visited by Paul, the Philippians seem, without doubt, to have been his favourite. So much affection is expressed in his writing. Paul was close enough to this community to accept financial help from ministry elsewhere, which he would not accept from others. This was the first European community founded by Paul and his confreres (Acts 16:11-40; 20:6). Philippi was near a mountain pass on crossroads connecting Europe and ...
Morning.... Not too shabby a view from our balcony!
The mountains were formed by... Mmm ... Some process I can't remember but they are truly spectacular. There are hundreds of shapes and sizes and are one of the unique landforms of Europe. They tower of the town of Kalambaka and sitting atop is the monastery we will visit today.
We began our day by visiting some of the living monasteries and viewing the extraordinary collection of priceless ...
... led down. Nice to see butcher shops, an area of specialization still a separate business in many countries. No problem
A shower and computer time. Downloaded the pix. Might go for a cheeky beer nearby in celebration of getting the blog pretty much done. The closest bar had on a local footie game on so wound up at the hotel bar for a Vergina beer with nibblies, once the barman found an opener . Somehow it was 2300 so sleep time.