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Europe Day 16 – Athens, Aegina

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by Troy Grosfield
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June 10th, 2010
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Today we saw the true beauity of Greece. We took a cruise to Aegina, one of the Greek islands, today. It’s a great change up from the hectic crime ridden streets of Athens. We took a boat looked and felt like a cruise ship. The inside was huge and split up into 3 different sections. … read more

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Europe Day 15 – Athens, Beach, Protests

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by Troy Grosfield
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June 9th, 2010
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It has been pretty hard to find wifi around Athens so far.  There are internet cafes around, but most don’t have wireless.   I started wandering around in search of wifi.  I had a map that showed an RSS symbol that signified it was a wifi hot spot area. I couldn’t see any wireless signs … read more

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Europe Day 14 – Athens, Acropolis, Piraeus

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by Troy Grosfield
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June 8th, 2010
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Witnessed another run in with security. Saw a security guy run down two men after they apparently stole something. Later found out that they are just trying to sell umbrellas in areas they aren’t allowed. Acropolis Went to visit the Acropolis today.  There is much more than what meets the eye with this place.  They … read more

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Europe Day 13 – Athens, Omonoia Square

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by Troy Grosfield
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June 7th, 2010
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Upon first arrival, I was excited to see there were drinking water fountains which don’t really exist in Rome or Amsterdam.  I was also excited to see the bathrooms had toilet seats which Rome and Amsterdam didn’t have in many public places.  These are a few things you take for granted in the states. This … read more

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