Tag Archives: Greece

Colossal Sculpture – Athens, Greece

I snapped this shot of a sculpture while visiting Athens in October 2007.  I have no idea if it is a monument or simply just just an avant-garde piece of work.  If you happen to have more info, please reply … Continue reading

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Snake Goddess from Knossos – Crete, Greece

I took this photo inside the museum of Knossos in Iraklio Crete in October 2007.  The feline and snakes suggest the Goddess’ dominion over animals and her breasts suggest fertility. For more photos of Crete see the “Crete, Greece, 10/07″ … Continue reading

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Santorini, Greece

I took this photo while walking along the island in October 2007.  I also walked down to the caldera for a close up view of the cruise ships.  Santorini is one of the most spectacular islands I have ever visited. … Continue reading

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Tyropita, Shrimp Saganaki and other Greek Delicacies…

Greek food is much more than the standard grub you get here in the states.  Yes, Gyros are a popular snack in Greece but there is also spanakopita, tyropita (puff pastry with cheese) and a wide variety of nuts and … Continue reading

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