Fwd: Preveza back in the water

Ariel of Hamble
Jim and Valerie SHURVELL
Sun 27 May 2012 18:02

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From: James SHURVELL <captainbligh53 {CHANGE TO AT} gmail {DOT} com>
Date: Sun, May 27, 2012 at 8:37 PM
Subject: Preveza back in the water
To: jimandvalerie {CHANGE TO AT} mailasail {DOT} com

On 14.5.2012 we flew to Athens on our way back to Ariel of Hamble for the 2012 season in Greek waters.
This was the view from our hotel bedroom balcony on the first evening in Athens. The Greek communist party demonstrating regards the elections and the austerity measures.
A fun piece of art/painting on a shop security roller shutter in Athens.
The Parthenon of Athens light up at night from the rooftop bar/restaurant of out hotel in central Athens.
Valerie at the Parthenon one of the most famous buildings in the world. It has stood on the Acropolis for nearly two and a half thousand years. It was built to give thanks to Athena the city’s goddess for the salvation of Athens in the Persian wars.
Greek soldier at the Greek parliament building in Athens
Jim with cold coffee Greek/Athens style
The view from the mountains as we drove across the Peloponnese
Ariel of Hamble being relaunched all clean and polished for the 2012 season
Free Jazz festival at Preveza Greek style
Floating at last Preveza town quay 27.5.2012 after 7 hard days working in Cleopatra Marine boat yard.
Graham and Kaleigh arrived today to sail the South Ionian for the week.