Acropolis Museum turns 5

Looking toward the Acropolis Museum from a vantage point on the Acropolis itself. Below is a zoom view of the museum, which turns 5 years old on June 20. I shot the photos on June 1 during a weekend visit to Athens.   Birthday bargain: If you’re going to be in Athens on June 20, […]
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All eyes on tonight's 'super moon' above Greece

Anthony Ayiomamitis captured this gorgeous photo of a golden full moon rising above the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion in Greece on May 5 2012. It’s the featured photo on the Astronomy Picture of the Day website.   Moon event: You can be sure that a lot of people in Greece will keep looking […]
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Syrtaki dancing on the Mykonos waterfront

Skandinavian Bar posted this photo on its Facebook page today with the caption: “World record in Syrtaki dance now in Mykonos!!!”     This photo of the line of syrtaki dancers was posted on Facebook by Kelly Goletsou     This video of the syrtaki dancing was posted on Facebook by Maria-Antonia Georgakopoulou     […]
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