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Athens & the Peloponnese | Athens, Greece

Seeing the Acropolis for the first time, even from a distance, was an awesome sight. Hugh Leonard, the playwright, once likened it to catching the first glimpse of Chartres Cathedral from five miles away, “sailing on the wheat fields like a leviathan.” If you have had that pleasure, as I have, you Read More…

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In the Footsteps of Saint Paul | Various, Greece

We thought we were following in the footsteps of St. Paul, but we turned out to be following in the footsteps of Pope John Paul II, on our recent trip to Greece. His was a historic return, the first visit by a Pope to Greece since the schism more than 1000 years. It was a momentous and controversial Read More…

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