A day-and-a-half in the Plaka neighborhood of Athens, at the beginning of a 21-day trip through Europe.
iPhone 7; May 2017.
The Parthenon (plus scaffolding).
Atop the Acropolis.
A sign directing people to the Acropolis.
The Odeon of Herodes Atticus theater, located on the southwest slope of the Acropolis.
Temple and sky.
Coffee and delicious baklava at Yiasemi, a cafe in the Plaka district.
One of the houses on a quiet street near the Plaka neighborhood, in the shadow of the Acropolis.
A pretty facade on Adrianou Street, one of the main pedestrian streets of the Plaka.
View of Athens and the Acropolis from the Electra Palace rooftop.
Our first and only dinner in Athens: lots of mezes.
Steps leading somewhere . . . . in the Plaka district.
A colorful wall in Athens.