Temple of Poseidon
(South-East of Athens)

Run 1675 (Sunday 10th January 2010)

Hare: Prickly Bush

Photographer: Mad Dog


NOTE: Use the horizontal scroll bar (bottom of screen) to view the panoramic photos.

- T H E     T R A I L -

The lat/lon coordinates of the starting point & circle: 37°39'7.08"N, 24° 1'35.62"E     

Altitude: 32 metres above sea level

Initial air temperature (19.00 hrs) = 16 deg.C

Trail cartographic Length = 9.1 km

Trail from 5.7 km up


Trail from 20 km up


- T H E     R U N -

Heading down to the beach


Trying to avoid the spray & waves


The walkers on the beach


Looking back at the Temple of Poseidon


A Southerly wind brings in the waves


On Up into the rocky hills


Hunting forbidden (Forestry Department of Lavrio)


Panoramic view showing old mining discard heaps


A vertical mine shaft fenced-off on the hillside


View down the mine shaft


Panoramic view showing more past mining activity


Another Panoramic view looking out to sea




Enjoying the view from the peak of a hill


View from the peak


Beautiful Panoramic view looking out to sea and towards the Temple of Poseidon


Coming round the mountain


Old mine manager's building


The hotel & beach below the Temple


- T H E     T A V E R N A -

Location: 37°40'13.80"N, 24° 2'35.91"E


The Taverna location


The Isabella Taverna (about 3 km from the Temple towards Lavrio)


Outside the Taverna


The fireplace


Music instrument collection


Aviary with singing birds


The hashers after eating their meal
Note the ornate fireplace.


Note the strange knife collection. Is that a dog skin?


Almost finished. Then came the Youghurt with quince and grape preserves


Doggie Style samples the taverna's Tsipoura
(a strong spirit made from distilling fermented grape skins)


The Isabella menu and our order









To save a photo to your disk drive:
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(1) Right-click your mouse on the photo
(2) A menu appears
(3) Click on "Save Picture As"
(or "Save Image")
(4) Pull-down the "Save In" menu (click the down-arrow)
(5) Double-click on a disk drive letter (to choose a drive)
(6) Double click on a directory icon (if applicable)
(7) Type in a File name of your choice for the picture
(8) Click Save

To send the photo by e-mail as an attachment:
- Outlook Express -

(1) Click the "Create Mail" button to start a new e-mail
(2) Click Insert > File Attachment
(3) Pull-down the "Look In" menu (click the down arrow)
(4) Double-click on a disk drive letter (to choose the drive)
(5) Double click on a directory icon (if applicable)
(6) Click on the photo file name to highlight it
(7) Click "Attach" to attach the photo to the e-mail

                                                                        MD Feb. 2006

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