Marilyn & Chuck as we head on our way to Chicago. Marilyn started singing into her little reading lamp -- just as a way to get us in the right mood. I'm sure the other passengers didn't mind (BTW - this was before we'd had any alcohol).
At the Heathrow airport in London. Lee's cookies at their first destination. Chuck, Tim and MarySue.
MarySue and Stan at Heathrow.
Chris and Bret on the balcony below us in Athens.
Tim sitting on our good-sized patio.
Chuck and Marilyn on their balcony above us.
Mostly all of us (this was before we caught up with Dean, Jane, Choon, Chin and Theresa) in front of our hotel in Athens.
Dinner in Athens on our first evening. Dinner at a sidewalk cafe.
We tried new foods, new beer and had a great evening.
After dinner we went on top of the hotel to see the Parthenon lit up. Chuck, Gary, Karin.
The lights in the background are the Parthenon.
Karin on the Balcony.
Saturday. Exploring Athens. Sherri, Bret, Chris and Tim.
Me, Bret, Chris and Tim.
Tim and the guard at the Parliment in Athens.
Chris and the guard. (Look at his shoes)
Tim in the Royal Gardens of Athens.
Sherri at the Royal Gardens.
Tim and Bret. We know they were talking business.
Chris and Bret trying to extricate something from Chris' shoe.
Tim investigating the cement on the outside of the building at the Royal Gardens. Who knows? Maybe we'll do siding like that somewhere...
Tim and Sherri.
Tim, Stan and Chris outside the National Archeological Museum in Athens.
Inside the Museum. Tim and Bret.
Chris discusses the shape of, um...er.... anyway, Chris, Chuck and Tim
Marilyn at lunch on a street corner cafe in Athens.
Chuck (he was till having a good time here...)
Chris, Tim and Bret on top of the first level of the hilltop of the Acropolis and the Parthenon
We hired a guide at the Parthenon. Chuck, Marilyn, Sherri, Tim, Chris, Bret and the guide.
Tim and I at one of the places I've wanted to experience most of my life. And, yes, it was as good as I'd imagined it.
Requisite butt shot. Overlooking Athens from the Acropolis.
Stan shooting photos at days' end
Bret, Chris, Tim
Tim and Chuck. Tim is passionately explaining something about marble.
Bret and Tim examine the stones for clues into how they did what they did (this is a common theme throughout the trip for these two)