After checking into our rooms, we met in the lobby. If you weren't there on time, it was assumed you wanted to nap instead of go on our walking tour.
I thought my motorcycle friends would appreciate this picture.
graffiti in greece
We climbed Mars Hill. It was not a large marketplace, but a small stone outcropping. (I forgot to get a picture so borrowed this one on-line). The ancient marble steps were slippery and not easy to climb.
It overlooks the city and all the temples and idols. In Paul's day, people would come to discuss beliefs and ideas, philosophies and religions. It was here that Paul reasoned with the people.
Jim, Mount Lycabettus in the background
Temple to Zeus
a couple in love
?? you wear the mask while you play?
theological discussion going on
view of the Parthenon (only remaining building on the Acropolis) from Mars Hill
Paul's sermon in Greek is on the plaque that is on the side of Mars Hill
back to the hotel for supper