Nov 20

Route
By Dave and Vicky

Key Red – Where we are going Green – Where we are Blue – Where we’ve been

Greece Diros Caves – Kardamyli Then Messene Ruins
Nov 20

Greece Diros Caves – Kardamyli Then Messene Ruins
By Dave

Post By Dave with [commentary in italics in brackets by Vicky] The last day was just as packed as the first. We woke up early and made our way down the rocky slopes to Diros Caves – underground caves [of stalagmites and stalactites] through which they ferry…

Greece, Sparta – This is Sparta! (And Mystras)
Nov 20

Greece, Sparta – This is Sparta! (And Mystras)
By Vicky

Post By Vicky with [commentary in italics in brackets by Dave] Beautiful Bourtzi My day to drive [buckles seat belt]. First stop – the beach. Nothing like a casual morning swim to start off the day. No time to lose tanning though. We had lots to…

Greece, Corinth – Making Our Way To Mycenae, Argos And Nafplio
Nov 20

Greece, Corinth – Making Our Way To Mycenae, Argos And Nafplio
By Dave

Post By Dave [with commentary in italics in brackets by Vicky] Rental Regrets? On day 6 we had wheels. Wheels to get us from Athens to Corinth and beyond. We woke up early and made our way to the Acropolis Rent a Car agency (2…

Greece, Athens – More Monuments!
Nov 20

Greece, Athens – More Monuments!
By Vicky

Post By Vicky with [commentary in italics in brackets by Dave] Everything went according to plan…or did it? Day 5 started with a plan that suddenly needed to be restructured. The plan was to take the metro up to the National Archaeological Museum, somewhat in…

Greece, Athens – Conquering The Capital
Nov 20

Greece, Athens – Conquering The Capital
By Vicky

Post By Vicky [with commentary in italics in brackets by Dave] With only 2 days in Athens we knew we didn’t have time to wander around at a snail’s pace [is she calling me a snail?]. Skipping breakfast we set off to climb Filiapapos hill. We…