About me: I am a UK expat living in Cyprus with my 2 daughters and I am contemplating my next move!
Athens photos A bit late, but I haven really found time to sort through all the Athens photos. But since I'll probably never have the time, here are a few I have ready on my computer!
View from the hotel balcony. I can just imagine Aristotle and his cronies sitting up there, probably avoiding ingnorants like ... Sun, 01 Dec 2013 17:08:00
End of weekend update Luckily Friday's water shortage was short lived. Lefteris upstairs (he is the neighbor[building]hood watchman. Not really - he is the guy who keeps an eye on your apartment when you're away; he who knows who parked illegitimately in your space; and the one who helps you carry your shopping up the st... Sun, 17 Nov 2013 20:44:00
Athens I hadn't been to Athens for years and didn't know what to expect. The last time I visited, the city was preparing for the Olympic Games and was in full development mode - streets were (semi) clean, the Metro system had been built/extended a couple of years previously and Athens was a vibrant city bu... Fri, 15 Nov 2013 20:20:00
Rome: Part III This is turning into a serial...but I will try and get everything down in this post, since I am starting to forget what happenedSo Rome was Fabulous!But before I get to that, let me tell you about our airport transfer:We were greeted by a very nice driver called Fabio. (I don't really know that his ... Tue, 12 Nov 2013 20:07:00
The long trek to Rome Well, it has been a long day but we are finally in Rome.This morning started with a 5am wake up call, and then about half an hour of trying to work out what time it really was, since the clocks went back last night. Apparently we gained an hour...but what does that really mean - is it an hour earlie... Tue, 12 Nov 2013 19:05:00