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Traveling Greece on Scooters Photo Gallery

Motorcycle USA’s Editor at Large, Neale Bayly, takes a tour of Greece aboard some three-wheeled Piaggio scooters – trippin’ on three wheels. Check out the full story in Traveling Greece on Scooters.

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If you thought the buildings looked great during the day, wait till the sun goes down.
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Neale Bayly takes another trip though Greece on the Vespa 250 GTV.
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The world famous parthenon on acroplis of athens.
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Piaggio MP3
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The views from the train ride were amazing as the restored locomotive made its way along the narrow gauge railways though the Vourakios Gorge.
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There isn't much left of the historic city of Olympia, but it's still worth the trip to see the amazing ruins.
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Vespa 250 GTV
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The landscape was as picturesque as anything I have seen in over 35 countries on two wheels.
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Climbing, climbing and working our way through small villages, as we rode through the center of people’s lives, the smiles in our helmets grew larger and larger.
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In some of the more rural parts of greece, the donkey is still a vital tool.
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Shepherds walked their sheep in the road, old ladies in drab clothing and headscarves swept their stoops with old-fashioned brushes, and small farmhouses punctuated the landscape.
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An odd pair of scooters, but a perfect match for touring Greece.
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The giant Spartan warrior, Leonidas, stands tall guarding the city of Sparta.
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Affording incredible views across the surrounding mountains, valleys and back down into town, it was a short and sweet hike but definitely worth it.
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The Piaggio MP3 caught a lot of stares and questions in Greek that we couldn't answer.
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Vibrant fields of yellow flowers were truly a sight to see.
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The twisty road was as challenging as anything to date.
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Neale Bayly takes a break after a long journey.
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A little milk and cookies to celebrate, and we were off to the next jaw dropping experience as we began to head north up along the Mirtoon Sea.
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The stunning views along the Mediterranean coast were hard to break free from as we had to begin our journey back to Athens.
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South wall of the Parthenon in Athens.
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Southeastern corner of the Parthenon in Athens.