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The moon at the Gate of Athena

Living in Greece, especially a city like Athens, means that history meshes with real life in every turn.

A few steps away from the busy avenues or behind an ugly apartment block, the city can surprise you with scenes of breathtaking beauty.

A few days ago, I was downtown  meeting a friend, when I captured this picture of the waxing moon between the doric columns of the Gate of Athena, the entrance to the city’s Roman Forum.

(Click on the picture to see the full size image.)

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