Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

Aboriginal performance, Sydney 

Zulu village, South Africa

July 15, 2019

July 6, 2019, Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey — *Say ‘goony-den.’

I hadn’t known the tour would include a morning in Turkey, so I’ve added another country. We were welcomed at the pier by dancers and musicians. Everyone I know who’s been to Turkey loves it, but the politics...

July 12, 2019

​July 5, 2019, Mykonos, Greece — After a full afternoon at sea (with no free WiFi for blogging, I siesta’d), we disembarked around 6 for a tour of Mykonos, one of the Cyclades islands group and one of the best known islands in Greece. Being best known means it was cra...

July 11, 2019

July 5, 2019, Piraeus, Greece — Flew from Rhodes back to Athens for one night. To the port of Piraeus the next morning to embark for a three-day cruise on the Celestyal Olympia: 1600 passengers, swarming with teenagers, a casino, and an unappealing pool. The food and s...

July 11, 2019

July 3, 2019, Lindos, Greece — Our last full day on Rhodes, we bussed down to the ‘the quaint whitewashed town of Lindos.’ We had a walking tour of its medieval city, then hiked up to its acropolis and the Doric-style Temple of Athena Lindia, built in the 4th century B...

July 10, 2019

About ‘Rhodes: Sic transit YAC on Monday’... 

Did you wonder why there were blanks and ???s in the original Rhodes: Sic transit YAC on Monday post? I was WiFi-less for 4+ days and just realized I inadvertently ‘published’ my Rhodes DRAFT. Wix needs to install a two...

July 10, 2019

[Did you wonder why there were blanks and ???s in the original post? I was WiFi-less for 4+ days and have just realized I inadvertently ‘published’ my Rhodes draft. Wix needs to install a two-step ‘Publish’ function. Merde. I have since filled in the blanks and added a...

July 4, 2019

June 30, 2019, The Peloponnese, Greece — The longest day: Corinth, Mycenae, the Epidaurus Theatre + a Concert at 9 pm and a 2-hour drive back to Athens. I don’t know about you, but I may be getting too old for this.

We drove along the shore of the Saronic Gulf from Athe...

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