Departing Ancona, Italy for Greece. With apologies to our readers, we have not kept up to date. Today we will see the small part of Greece—the Peloponnese peninsula—that we visited when our timing to Athens proved to be awkward—arriving in Athens the day of the EU votes….. So we postponed Athens in favor of driving south to Gythio (reportedly where the ships were launched in antiquity to attack Troy—more about that later, now that we have also been to Troy—in Turkey). From Gythio we go to Sparta, Monemvasia, and other amazing areas. Read On! Stay Tuned!