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The five-ring circus: scenes and sights

I lost the services of the digicam for a day after its memory card bit the dust. But I managed to find another one while walking around Pireas before Monday’s track racing. Pireas is Greece's main port and the jumping off point for trips to the Greek Islands. Here’s some of the sights, plus some odds and ends from the velodrome.

By Jason Sumner, VeloNews associate editor

This place is as busy as Penn Station.

This place is as busy as Penn Station.

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I lost the services of the digicam for a day after its memory card bit the dust. But I managed to find another one while walking around Pireas before Monday’s track racing. Pireas is Greece’s main port and the jumping off point for trips to the Greek Islands. Here’s some of the sights, plus some odds and ends from the velodrome.

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