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Published: Mon, 27 Feb 2017 11:43:37 +0000

 



When Is Greek Orthodox Easter This Year?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Information regarding Greek Easter, includes a listing of dates for the holiday for the next several years.



Opa! What Does the Greek Word Really Mean?

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Planning a Trip to Greece? Learn the Greek...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn Greek letter by letter with this easy introduction and handy chart listing all the letters of the Greek alphabet.



Find Out What Your Money Is Worth in Other...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Convert currency to and from dollars and euros with this fast, easy to use converter. Find out what your money is worth in Greece.



10 Fast Facts About the Goddess of Wisdom, Athena

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn more about Athena, the goddess of wisdom, including her strengths, weaknesses, attributes, myths, and stories.



Top 10 Reasons to Go to Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Why travel to Greece? Because it offers multiple options for exploration and enjoyment. Find out the top 10 reasons and all this great country offers.



Countdown in Greek - Learn 1 -10

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Learn to count to ten in Greek quickly and easily with this simple guide to numbers in Greek.



Are There Sharks Near the Greek Islands?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Sharks in Greece - are there sharks in Greece and the Greek islands? The answer is yes - but just how worried should you be about shark attacks?



Meet Medusa: Fun Facts on the Snake-Haired Gorgon

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Just Who Is Aphrodite, Anyway?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn more about Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty, including her myths, symbols, attributes, aspects, and stories.



Basic Facts You Should Know about Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Fast facts about Greece, including the population, life expectancy, geography, government, latitude and longitude of Greece, and more.



Say Yasou like a Pro!

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The Key Dates for Celebrating Carnival in Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Want to know when Carnival in Greece occurs? Here are the dates for the Carnival season in Greece for 2014, 2015, and 2016. Page 2.



Learn About Ares, Greek God of War and Lover of...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Fast Facts on Ares - Irritable Greek God of Battles, War, and Warfare.



Greek Sea God Poseidon

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

An introduction to Poseidon, the Greek god of the sea and oceans, earthquakes, and horses and one of the major gods of Greece.



Greek Myths: Everything You Need to Know about...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

An overview of Pegasus, the winged flying horse of Greek mythology, including its basic story, associated sites, interesting facts, and more.



Greek Mythology 101: The 12 Olympian Gods and...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Twelve Olympian gods and goddesses of Greece, including Artemis, Aphrodite, Apollo, Ares, Athena, Poseidon, Hestia, Hephaestus, Zeus, Demeter, Hermes, and Hera. All of the major gods and goddesses living at the top of Mount Olympus, plus a few beyond the official 12.



Greece - What Kind of Electric Adapter Plug...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Greek Plugs - What kind of power plug adapter do your need for your trip to Greece? Will your electrical devices work in Greece? What do you need to make your computer and cell phone charger work in Greece?



Fast Facts About the Parthenon

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Fast facts on the Parthenon and the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. When the Parthenon was built, who built it, and why it is so important to the Greeks and the city of Athens.



Rhea, Crafty Greek Mom

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Rhea is an ancient Greek Earth and Mother goddess. Read about Rhea, her weaknesses, attributes, strengths, myths, and stories. .



Learn How to Say Hello in Greek

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

While most Greeks in the tourist industry speak English, nothing warms your reception more than a few words in Greek. Here's help on a good start.



Why Is Greek Easter on a Different Date than...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Find out why Western and Eastern Easter are celebrated on different dates and tips on traveling to Greece during the Easter holiday.



Selene, Greek Goddess of the Moon

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Selene is a Greek Goddess of the Moon. Find out about Selene, her myth, strengths, weaknesses, symbols and more about this Greek goddess of the moon.



Is Zika in Greece?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Zika in Greece -Do you need to worry about this mosquito-borne virus on your trip to Greece?



Greek Myths: Get a Quick Primer on Zeus

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Greek god Zeus, King of the Gods, ruler of Mount Olympus. Here is a quick look at the Greek god of the sky whose symbol is the thunderbolt.



The 13 Most Famous Movies Shot in Greece

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Checking out some films shot in Greece can be a great way to see some of Greece's amazing beauty and build excitement for your own trip.



Where Is That Kalokairi Place From the "Mamma...

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Kalokairi - where is Kalokairi? A quick look at the Greek island of Skopelos, most recently renowned as one of the locations for



How Strikes in Greece Might Affect Your Travel...

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Strikes in Greece - Why are there so many strikes in Greece? How does the strike affect your travel plans? Will the protests in Greece interfere with your trip?



Greek Myths: Get to Know Hades, Lord of the...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Hades - A quick look at the myths of the Greek god Hades, King of the Dead, abductor of Persephone.



Release the Kraken! Or not.

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Kraken appears in the movies, but was he big in ancient Greece?



Where was Percy Jackson filmed?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Movie Locations. Where was Percy Jackson shot? What filming locations were used for Percy Jackson & the Olmpians?



Learn About Apollo, Greek God of the Sun

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Quick facts about Apollo, the Greek God of the Sun, music, and prophecy, from deTraci Regula.



Greek Myths: What's Up with Pandora and That Box?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

A quick look at Pandora and the opening of the box that brought troubles into the world.



Where to Find the Latest English-Language News...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Check the major news headlines from Greece with English-language news sources and newspapers, including the Athens News Agency, Kathimerini, and more.



Zeus, Top God of Greece

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Persephone - kidnapped goddess or runaway daughter? Fast facts on the Greek goddess Persephone, also known as Kore.



What You Should Know Before Visiting Cyprus

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Find out fast facts on Cyprus. What is Cyprus? Where is Cyprus? Is Cyprus a Greek island? Learn the basics for your trip to Cyprus.



Mamma Mia! Where in Greece Was the Movie Shot?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Where was Mamma Mia filmed? Where in Greece was Mamma Mia shot? What locations in Greece did they use in the movie? What island was Mamma Mia shot on? Where is Kalokairi? Where is Villa Donna located?



Greek Myths: Get Up to Speed on Nike, Goddess...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Nike is the ancient Greek goddess of victory. Find out about Nike, her strengths, weaknesses, attributes, myths, and stories.



Meet Eros, Greek God of Love and Passion

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Find out about Eros, the Greek god of love and son of Aphrodite, quite a love goddess herself.



Facts and Myths of Gaia, the Greek Goddess of...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn more about Gaia, the ancient Greek goddess of the earth, including her strengths, weaknesses, attributes, myths, and stories.



Helios, the Apollo Before Apollo

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Quick facts about the Greek god Helios, god of the sun.



Fast Facts on the Greek God Pan

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn about the Gods and Goddesses of Greece - Pan.



Greek Myths: Get to Know Artemis, Goddess of...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Artemis, Greek goddess of wild things - a quick look at Artemis, her myths, attributes, and temple sites.



What Does Kalimera Mean in Greek?

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Greece Webcams

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Peek at Greek beaches, towns, harbors, plazas and more through this selection of webcams throughout Greece.



May's Special Holiday in Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

May Day in Greece can come as a surprise to American tourists who are not used to the European passion for this day. How will May Day affect your travel plans in Greece? And why is it a great time to start your vacation in Greece?



How to Find Cheap Flights to Athens, Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Flying to Greece can be expensive, but if you follow these travels tips on deals and specials cheap flights to Greece are almost always possible to find.



Greece to Egypt Travel Tip

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Travel from Greece to Egypt - it can be done cheaply with this



Top 9 Best Attractions to Visit in Athens Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Traveling to Athens? Check out these must-see monuments and sightseeing attractions and other things to do in Greece's capital and largest city.



Most Visited Greek Islands

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Greek islands appeal to everyone - but some appeal to more visitors than others. What is the Most Popular Greek Island? What is the Most Popular Island in Greece? Which island is the most popular?



Party Nude at Paradise Beach at Mykonos, Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Does this world-famous Mykonos nude beach live up to its reputation? Find out what to expect at Paradise Beach, Mykonos, Greece.



Mamma Mia! the Trip!

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Mamma Mia the Movie - want to visit the locations where Mamma Mia was shot in Greece? Here's how to plan a great Mamma Mia vacation in Greece



Greece's Mega-Islands

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Greece has thousands of islands. Here is a listing of the largest islands with information on each.



How Safe is Greece?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

While there is hesitation for some travelers due to the Greek financial crisis and the effect of the new governing party, here's some help on assessing the pros and cons of traveling to Greece right now.



Get the Basic Facts on the Greek God Zeus

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

A look at the Greek god of the sky whose symbol is the thunderbolt: His basic story, strengths, weaknesses, family and fascinating facts.



Have You Met Hestia, the Greek Goddess of Home...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Hestia - Olympian goddess of home and hearth. Find out about the Greek goddess of the hearthfire.



Sweetwater Beach on Crete

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Famed beach for both nude and non-nude sunbathers, this stretch of pebbles in southwestern Crete entrances visitors and fresh spring water attracts long-term visitors.



Buy the Best Greek Tours and Cruises

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Discover what tours are right for you for your trip to Greece. Choose from Greek island cruises, full tour packages, coach tours, short trips, and more.



Fast Facts and Myths About Atalanta, Goddess of...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Atalanta is the ancient Greek goddess of running. Here are her strengths, weaknesses, attributes, myths, and stories.



Kronos - Young and Old Greek God of Time

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Kronos, the Titan who is the father of Zeus. Find out all about Kronos, his attributes, myths, and stories. Fast facts on Kronos.



Where's Mamma Mia's Villa Donna in Greece?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Where in Greece is the Villa Donna from the movie Mamma Mia? What locations in Greece did they use in the movie? Where was Villa Donna filmed? What island was Mamma Mia shot on? Where is Kalokairi? Where is Villa Donna located?



Renting a Car in Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Is renting a car in Greece right for you? Find out how to hire a car in Greece - and what to do once you're behind the wheel. Can you take a rental car on a Greek ferry?



12 Phrases to Know for Your Trip to Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Nothing makes your travels easier than knowing a few words in the local language.



Greek Myths: Get to Know Hera, Goddess of...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Hera, the Greek goddess of marriage, wife of Zeus, mother of Ares and Hephaestus. Myths and Stories of Hera.



Athens Airport at Spata

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Athens Greece airport is visited by most travelers to Greece at some point. Here's what to expect at Eleftherios Venizelos Airport (ATH) at Spata (Spada).



Greek Myths: Meet Demeter, Goddess of Plants...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

This is brief overview on the powers, story, and interesting facts on Demeter, Greek goddess of agriculture and mother of Persephone.



Learn Greek for Free

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Want to learn Greek from the basics on up? Then this interactive on-line program is right for you - and it's free.



How Old Must You Be to Drink in Greece?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Drinking in Greece - what is the legal drinking age in Greece? How old do you have to be to legally drink in Greece? Find out right here.



Love Easter? Come to Greece and You Can...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Greek Easter Dates - Handy comparison of Greek Orthodox Easter Dates and Western Easter dates.



The Cities of Crete

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Greece's largest island has something none of the other Greek islands have - cities.



athens greece, public transportation athens,...

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Athens, Greece - Another bus breakthrough for the budget-minded tourist. Easy cheap transportation from the Athens International Airport into central Athens and Piraeus.



I Need a Hero: Perseus

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Perseus is popular right now, as both Clash of the Titans and Percy Jackson & the Olympians draw from the ancient Greek story of Perseus.



Tours of Athens Greece to Book Direct

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Athens Greece Tours - tours and short trips to take in and around Athens, Greece. Buy in dollars and avoid the high Euro exchange rates in Greece.



Greek Myths: Get Up to Speed on the God...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn more about Hephaestus, the Greek god of the Forge and husband to the goddess Aphrodite, including his myths, symbols, attributes, aspects and stories.



The Minotaur

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Leaders of Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Who is the President of Greece? Who is the Prime Minister of Greece?



5 Things to Never Do in Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

What should you never do in Greece?



Learn About Greek Gods Through Clip Art and...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Free clip art images of many Greek gods and goddesses, plus fast facts on all the Greek gods and goddesses.



Greek Myths: Your Handy Introduction to Hercules

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Learn more about Hercules, the semi-divine hero of Greek myth, including adventures, his attributes, myths, and stories.



Mykonos on the Cheap

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Cheap Hotels on Mykonos -- Mykonos is one of the more expensive Greek islands, but you can still find great cheap hotels on Mykonos that combine low prices and a great experience.



What Are the Top 10 Tourist Destinations in...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Acropolis and its crowning temple, the Parthenon, symbolize Greece like nothing else. Find out directions, how to book tours, and more.



How to Fly to a Greek Island

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Flights to Greek Islands - Think flying through Athens is your only option for Greece? Think again. You may be able to fly directly to Santorini, Rhodes, Mykonos, Crete and other Greek islands.



Zeus's Secret Agent: Hermes

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Hermes - Find fast facts on the Greek god Hermes, patron of travelers, guide of souls, troubleshooter for Zeus.



greece airport codes greek airports iata code...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Looking for Greek airfares online? These IATA airport codes for Greece will help you get the rates for Athens, Greece instead of Athens, Georgia!



Up with Opa!

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The Opa! Way seeks to reinvigorate Western civilization with a new Greek attitude.



What Not to Pack on Your Trip to Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Un-packing tips for every budget when you travel to Greece, including whether to bring heavy boots or jackets, the art of using a sarong, and much more.



Theseus, Greek hero

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

The hero Theseus has a rich tale of romance and adventure - and some of it is not very heroic by modern standards.



Things You Should Know About Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Tips for planning a successful trip to Greece. Including some little-known information to help you around.



Red Beach, Santorini

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

A reader reports on travels to nude beaches in Greece, including Red Beach on Santorini.



Athens Airport - Getting In and Out

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Athens Airport transfers - buses, taxis, the metro, limousines, and pre-booked transfers for Athens International Airport in Greece.



International Driver's Licenses - Scam or Legit...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Do you need an International Driver's License to drive or rent a car in Greece?



Fun places to stay on Crete

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Find a fabulous place to stay on the Greek island of Crete



mythology, artemis, athena, apollo, demeter,...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Meet the Greek Gods and Goddesses on their own territory at these ancient sites throughout Greece. Visit the best Greek temples and sacred sitesm including the Temple of Apollo, the Temple of Poseidon, Athena's home on the Acropolis, and others.



Santorini Sunset Guide

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Santorini is renowned for its sunsets - but some sunset viewing spots are better than others. Here is a selection of the best sunset viewing spots on Santorini.



Greek Myths: Have You Met Dionysus, God of Wine?

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Quick look at Dionysus, Greek god of wine, a son of Zeus.



Greek Tipping

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Don't know what to tip taxi drivers, waiters, and toilet attendants in Greece? It's easy. Here's how to confidently handle tipping on your Greek trips and travels.



Tsiknopempti

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Find out the history behind Tsiknopempti, the heart of carnival season for Greeks, including recipes, menus, dates, and traditions.



Driving in Greece - Frenzy and Freedom

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

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Top 10 Beauty Products and Toiletries to Buy in...

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Can't travel with your own toiletries anymore? Here are my favorite Greek substitutes - and you may want to ship these back home.



Best Month to Go to Greece

2017-02-27T11:43:37Z

Greece Year Round - Find the best time for your trip to Greece, month by month. Budget comparisons, travel tips, Greek weather, and more. Find out everything you need to know about Greek travel.