1. greek_ggirl

    Where can I rent bikes in Athens?

    Agreed, I definitely don't recommend biking in the city to get around.
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    Porto Katsiki in Lefkada is one of the best beaches!

    Nice that you are going to Greece in September, it is so beautiful during that time.
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    What are your favorite wedding favors?

    I love these favors, they are so unique!! Beautiful theme of olives as well. Is straciatella like the Italian cheese? Or are you referring to something else?
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    The best fathers day gifts for your Greek dads, godfathers, uncles and grandfathers!

    It's that time of year again! And so many people don't know what to get their father figures. Here is a list of a few examples that I have compiled and gifted throughout the years. Let me know what you think! -A coffee cup set -Tavli board -Cigars -Whiskey -Soccer jersey -Handwritten note...
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    Be aware! Some beaches in Greece may be nude

    I will keep that in mind to avoid going with my nephews ahaha
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    The best wineries to visit in Rhodes

    I've done quite a bit of research about the different types of wines in Rhodes and what wineries produce the best wine. Of course, wine are always up to your personal taste and no one can truly tell you what is the best wine for you. The most popular and successful wineries in Rhodes are...
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    What are your favorite Greek summer recipes?☀️

    Now that summer is in full affect, I definitely want to start cooking some great Greek summer recipes! Does anyone have any Greek recipes that are perfect for summer, I'm looking for something light, fresh, and potentially made on the barbecue! If you're able to drop some recipe links, even better!
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    What are the most in demand jobs for Greek speakers?

    I would love to leverage my Greek speaking ability in the job market and see where my skills can be most valuable in the future. I am still in school now, so I am not looking for a job quite yet but I am just curious what everyone else's experience has been. Is Greek a useful language to know...
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    Is it possible to grow olives outside of Greece?

    This is for all of the users that have a green thumb.... I've always wanted to grow olives in my backyard, but part of me thinks that they will never taste as good as the ones that I get from Greece. Is it even worth trying? For a little bit of context, I live in Montreal where the summers are...
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    What place in Greece do you regret travelling to?

    I thought I'd ask a more of a provocative question on this forum. I'm absolutely in love with Greece, and I truly think that every single place in the country is beautiful. But of course, some things aren't for everyone. Which makes me ask the question, what place in Greece do you regret...
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    The best desserts to make for a birthday party

    These desserts are some of the best you can make for your next birthday party or celebration. They will definitely be better than any American desserts that you can get in the bakery section of the grocery store. Personally, those are way too sweet and filled with confectionery sugar. These...
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    This Greek bean salad is healthy and lenten!

    It's no secret that beans are one of the healthiest ways to get your protein in! And if you are fasting for lent, they are a great option too tay full and energized. You can always substitute these ingredients for anything else that you have at home or available at your supermarket, don't feel...
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    Tips on learning Greek!

    I've never heard of the this website, but it looks great! I might get it for French
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    What are your favorite Greek Orthodox traditions?

    That sounds beautiful, where was this village?
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    Remember to dress modestly if youre visiting monasteries in Greece

    Overall, Greece has a pretty relaxed dress code and no one really bats an eye if people wear revealing clothing. This is especially true for the summer and in beach towns, it's very common to see women and men walking around in bathing suits and short shorts. The one thing that you need to be...
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    Amazing Greek clarinet improv by Vassilis Saleas

    If you know Greek music, you know that Vasilis is an absolute beast when it comes to the clarinet. This is a very special clip because he is doing clarinet improvisation, something that is highly regarded by musicians across the world. And when you're able to improv this good, it really...
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    How good is the wifi at Greek hotels?

    I love working from home in Greece
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    Palace of Grand Masters being converted

    Hmmm this is interesting.....how does everyone feel about this decision?
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    A Corinthian Massacre

    I've never heard of the Wars of the Roses...sounds interesting I am doing some reading up on it now