2017/08/17

A Quick Run in Toronto

I was in Toronto this week.  In the late afternoon of Monday, I could go for a quick run in the city.


Some old houses.


An interesting store.

No Leash area of Grange Park.

Children at play.

Pictures on the walls along Beverly Street.


Nice grassy area in University of Toronto.

Some of the older buildings of the university.

Trinity College - a part of the university.







2017/08/14

A Morning Run in Athens

I am grossly late in writing this, but last Sunday, I had a nice morning run with my sons in Athens.

From our hotel, ran up to the top of Lykavittos Hill.

It really was a hard climb.




Peeking in the chapel.

A beautiful sunrise seen from the top of the hill.

 The view from the top towards the sea.

Coming back down.




Lykavittos HIll is seen from the stadium.

 Parthenon seen from our hotel.

2017/08/09

Nice Runs in Santorini

I had two nice runs in the Island of Satorini, Greece last week.

A beautiful Sunrise.

Two cruise ships.


ATVs lined up - these are legal to ride on roads.

Thira, a major town of Santorini.


Grape grows by a street.


A windmill - but obviously not working.

The Village of Pyrgos.

Abandoned facility.

A donkey.

A view from atop Pyrgos.



Dogs and a cat resting.


2017/08/05

Lucerne to Rigi Kulm

Last Saturday, my wife and traveled to Luzern and Rigi Kulm.

The big gate of Luzern Station.

Lake Luzern the mountain seen in the back is Rigi.

Pretty swans.

Keppellbrucke - a famous foot bridge..


A building with interesting picture.

One of the towers of the wall of Luzern.


We took a lake ferry from Lucerne.


Vitznau - this is where we got off.

And took this mountain train ...

To Rigi Kuhm Station.


Distances from Rigi Kulm.

Amazing view from the top.

Sheep.




And took the train back down to the lake level and to transfer back to Zurich.

This was a very nice day trip.