Wrapping up those crazy 3 hours in Djibouti with a marriage, some bribes and finally the start of my journey home.
Initially, I wouldn’t have imagined a salt mine would be a “fun” place to visit. I thought it would be interesting for me. I was surprised when my wife suggested it was family friendly. She turned out to be right.
Welcome to my multi-part review of our summer vacation. We spent 12 days abroad, predominately in Athens and Paris. We did squeeze in about half a day in Amsterdam before heading home. While I’m writing the series, I’m happy to answer any questions you have ahead of time. We traveled in mid-July, so right in the middle of the Athens financial crisis. Here’s most of what I expect to cover, including links to posts I’ve already completed: Planning Our Summer Vacation! British Airways First and Business Class Lounges at Philadelphia […]
Everyone who’s ever contemplated visiting Athens has heard of the Acropolis and Parthenon. Many, if not most, who visit Athens have paid a visit to both.
While you’re making those plans, strongly consider adding a trip to Sounio to see the Temple of Poseidon.
A multi-part trip report on our summer trip to Athens and Paris. This first part includes some of the planning to redeem miles and points for virtually all of our transportation and lodging needs.