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Sunset at Naousa, Paros, Greece

Have you been to the Cyclades recently?...

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Greek Capitulation

The upside? The episode illustrated to the uninitiated the inherent weaknesses of the euro, how power politics plays out in the united...

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After Historic ‘No’ Vote, What’s Next For Greece?

Nobody knows. But don't expect European leaders to give in to the notion that austerity can somehow be democratized....

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Restaurant and Seafood Market, Rafina

Friday night dinner rush on the Aegean....

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Armeos Beach, Syros – a Six Photo Tour

A capsule summary of the finest beach on Syros...

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Day Sleeper, Piraeus

Service was slow, but it hardly mattered....

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Thessaloniki Station

On singing Marrakech Express....

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Coolest Staircase in Syros (Pic du Jour)

The coolest house on Syros...

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Eight Shots From Ermoupoli

One aspect of the A-to-Z Blogging Challenge that I’ve really enjoyed so far is that it’s provided a good opportunity to revisit...

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Athens Ashes

You won’t find these in brochures from the Greek National Tourism Board. Received these pics today from my friend Valia in Athens,...

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November pic(k)s

What do you think about when staring out into the open sea? This was taken on the Hellenic Seaways Nissos Chios, heading from Syros to...

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Off Season: Syros Notebook II

Last Tuesday, The Guardian reported that the incoming president of The Maldives will implement a plan through which a portion of the...

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30 Second Cheap Hotel Advisor – Athens

Attalos 29 Athinas Athens, Greece This is the view from the rooftop bar of the Hotel Attalos, just a few steps up from the sixth floor....

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30 Second Cheap Hotel Advisor – Syros

Paradise Omirou 3 Ermoupolis, Syros, Greece There are plenty of accommodations similar to this in Ermoupolis, so little need to devote 30...

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Cats, Sick Bags and Paradise: Syros Notebook

Ermoupoli, Syros, Greece — During a ride from Athens Airport to Mati, near Marathon, on Friday, I passed by several smallish packs of...

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