As we move closer to Turkey, we notice the changes in architecture. The scooters and vibrant bougainvillea remain the same. View in Instagram ⇒
We climbed Lycabettus Hill to catch the sunset…and a few needles from a cactus growing next to the bench we shared. While Nic plucked the little pesky things out of my finger and leg, I attempted to capture the moment. The Athens landscape reminds us a lot of Los Angeles; mountains and water mark the perimeter, the air is warm and dry and the density makes you appreciate wide, open spaces.