A frantic May at work for two weeks culminated in a quick trip to Greece to see whether Mrs N's castle in Arcadia still stood - we heard that there had been a heavy winter of snow and the the roof has seen better days....
A Sunday interlude in Athens to meet visiting friends.
I forgot to mention the village cat contingent.....sorry.
|Panic over as Capuccinno Panda staggers to a halt outside Pussy Palace high on the slopes of Πάρνωνας|
|Spring has sprung and giant dandelions adorn the vineyard|
|Swimming for the hardy near Paralio Astros|
|Gyros at Astros|
|Άγιος Ιωάννης final resting place|
|Tunisian spur-thighed tortoise (Testudo graeca nabeulensis) seen at speed on the way to Astros|
|Motorcycle excursion sizing up the way to Stollos|
|A visit to good friend Manolis to drink τσίπουρο whilst admiring his washing|
|Prettiness at Glyfada|
|Athens pavement poltics - grexit much discussed|
|Capuccinno Panda at the beach|
|κόκκινο ουρανό το βράδυ, οι ποιμένες απόλαυση|
|Where have all the €s gone?|
|Final day, a brief flick through Athens waiting for the flight home - the National Zoo and Futile Debating Chamber viewed from Monastiraki up Ermou street|
|8 hours stopover at Copenhagen Airport Hilton Hotel - plane spotter's delight|