Photographer's Note

One of Athena tourists attraction, is the change of guard in the Monument of the Unknown Soldier in front of the Hellenic Parliament and the Presidential Mansion.
Every hour there is a short ceremony of 6 minutes, with the main event held every Sunday at 11:00. It is carried out by the Evzones, a special unit of the Hellenic Army, also known as Tsoliades, who guard the monument. WS's attached, one with a link to a web-site about the Evzones.

"Parliament of the Hellenes" overlooking Syntagma Square in Athens,
location on map: 37.9753, 23.7362 .

*** See the rivets on their shoe's soles, it has a special noise effect while the ceremony goe's on.


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Additional Photos by Ike Harel (ikeharel) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 13563 W: 643 N: 26023] (109860)
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