The Olympics are nearly here. But until the games begin, the Olympic athletes still have a little bit of time to unwind and enjoy London.
Volleyball players Gozde Kirdar Sonsirma and Ozge Kirdar Cemberci of Turkey write messages of support as athletes arrive at the Olympic Village during a welcome ceremony. (July 26, 2012)
Swimmers Alexandra Wenk (second from left) and Annika Bruhn (right) of Germany enjoy the atmosphere on their balcony with their teammates in the Olympic Village. (July 26, 2012)
Fencers Britta Heidemann, left, and Monika Sozanska of Germany try on shirts in the merchandising store at the Olympic Village ahead of the 2012 Olympics. (July 26, 2012)