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Athens, Greece

Honeymoon
ancient greece honeymoon

Overwhelming.

…that is the best word to describe Athens, Greece.  The city itself was overwhelming in every sense.  It was dirty, busy, crowded, congested and really nothing like I had imagined… and then we saw it…. The Acropolis. It sits at the top of a hill overlooking the modern day city of Athens as if to say “I was here first!”.  It’s crazy to walk around the ruins of Ancient Greece and think about just how long those stones and columns have been standing! When you stand at the tipy top of the Acropolis you can see all the way to the Aegean Sea and it’s beyond impressive. Michael and I have always wanted to see Ancient Greece and now that we

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Honeymoon
croatia honeymoon

So this is

CROATIA! When Michael first told me that this was one of the destinations for our cruise I thought to myself “Where in the world is CROATIA?!”  Well, we have come to find out that Croatia is home to one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world! It’s gorgeous! We stopped in Dubrovnik, Croatia for an afternoon and to be honest, I was surprised! I have been excited about Venice and ATHENS (coming tomorrow!)… but Croatia hasn’t been on my list of “must sees”.  Well, now that I have had an official tour of Dubrovnik, Croatia, have walked its’ white stoned streets and have eaten more of it’s tasty gelati than I should have….

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