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Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:26:57 +0000

 



Greece - What Kind of Electric Adapter Plug...

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Opa! What Does the Greek Word Really Mean?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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Greek Tipping

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Are There Sharks Near the Greek Islands?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



When Is Greek Orthodox Easter This Year?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



10 Fast Facts About the Goddess of Wisdom, Athena

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Countdown in Greek - Learn 1 -10

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Meet Medusa: Fun Facts on the Snake-Haired Gorgon

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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Learn How to Say Hello in Greek

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Say Yasou like a Pro!

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Just Who Is Aphrodite, Anyway?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



How Strikes in Greece Might Affect Your Travel...

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



Fast Facts About the Parthenon

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Speak Greek Quick

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Nothing makes your travels easier than knowing a few words in the local language. Here is a single-page introduction to the Greek language that will enhance your travel.



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Rhea, Crafty Greek Mom

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Greek Sea God Poseidon

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



13 Most Popular Movies Shot in Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Want to catch a preview of your own trip to Greece? 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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Greek Myths: Get a Quick Primer on Zeus

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Selene, Greek Goddess of the Moon

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Zeus, Top God of Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Mamma Mia! Where in Greece Was the Movie Shot?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



What Does Kalimera Mean in Greek?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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Is Zika in Greece?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Learn About Apollo, Greek God of the Sun

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Top 9 Best Attractions to Visit in Athens Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



What You Should Know Before Visiting Cyprus

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Meet Eros, Greek God of Love and Passion

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Release the Kraken! Or not.

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Where was Percy Jackson filmed?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



How to Find Cheap Flights to Athens, Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Get the Basic Facts on the Greek God Zeus

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Greek Tourist Police - Friends or Foes?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

The Greek Tourist Police - travelers don't need to fear these officers in Greece - they're here to help you, not arrest you.



Fast Facts on the Greek God Pan

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Learn about the Gods and Goddesses of Greece - Pan.



Kronos - Young and Old Greek God of Time

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Helios, the Apollo Before Apollo

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



What Not to Pack on Your Trip to Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Greece Webcams

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Packing Tricks for Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Packing light for Greece for women. Here's how to one-bag it for your trip to Greece or Greek cruise.



Most Visited Greek Islands

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Greek Myths: Your Handy Introduction to Hercules

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Greece to Egypt Travel Tip

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Breaking Plates in Greece - It's a Good Thing

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

What's the meaning of smashing plates in Greece - and just how much is it likely to cost the unsuspecting tourist?



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Renting a Car in Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



Sweetwater Beach on Crete

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Learn About Greek Gods Through Clip Art and...

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



The Minotaur

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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Everything You Need to Know about the Greek Flag

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

The Greek flag is one of the most recognizable of the world's flags. Learn the meanings behind the simple blue and white colors and design.



Party Nude at Paradise Beach at Mykonos, Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Zeus's Secret Agent: Hermes

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Athens Airport at Spata

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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).



Pack Light for Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

What to bring and packing tips for your trip to Greece, for men and women. From deTraci Regula, your Greece for Visitors guide.



Things You Should Know About Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Theseus, Greek hero

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Say Good Evening to Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Kalispera! You'll hear Kalispera a lot in Greece - here's what this word means. And even if you don't get it perfectly right, just attempting to say it will bring you good results and maybe a new Greek friend in Greece.



Greece's Mega-Islands

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Worst Days to Visit Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Some days are better for travel in Greece than others - here are some worth avoiding.



Mamma Mia! the Trip!

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Greek Roadside Shrines

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Greek roadside shrines - Traveling the roads of Greece, it won't be long until the metal boxes on skinny wire legs catch your attention. It may take a few of them blurring by before you realize what you're seeing is not a bizarre mailbox or the Greek version of a roadside telephone



What Makes December a Great Time to Visit Greece?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Travel to Greece in December and January provides off-season discounts, light crowds, good air quality in Athens, and rich and moving Greek Christmas pageantry, followed by Greek New Year's celebrations and Epiphany.



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



I Need a Hero: Perseus

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Athens Airport - Getting In and Out

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



How Safe is Greece?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Making International Calls To and From Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Need to call Greece or call from Greece? Here's a few tips on how to make an international phone call, and what you need to add when making a call in Greece.



What Are the Top 10 Tourist Destinations in...

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Toilets in Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Greek plumbing has seemingly gone downhill since Minoan times, when flush toilets were developed in about 2000 b.c.e. and employed at the Palace of Knossos. There's no record of what the Minoans used in terms of toilet wipes, but the modern Greek plumbing system is - or believes itself to be -incapable of handling toilet paper.



Up with Opa!

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



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

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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?



Greece's Border Islands

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Explore Greece's border islands and you may discover a whole new way to combine countries on your trip.



Top 7 Things to Do While You Wait at ATH

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Stuck at the Athens airport? Here's what you can do to pass the time.



How To Pack Light For Greece For Men

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Packing light for Greece for men - Enjoy your travels more with less luggage. Travel to Greece with a single carryon bag.



What's Up with Uber in Greece?

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Is car app Uber coming to Greece? And if so, how will it affect your trip to Greece?



West Nile Virus in Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

West Nile Virus hits Greece - should travelers to Greece be worried about West Nile Virus? How can you avoid West Nile virus in Greece? From deTraci Regula, your Greece for Visitors guide.



Top 10 Reasons to Go to Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Learn Greek for Free

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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



Maps of Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Greece maps - basic maps of Greece showing the mainland of Greece and the Greek islands, including an outline map you can fill in yourself.



Best Month to Go to Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.



Stars' Homes in Greece

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are believed to the be latest in a long string of Hollywood stars and musicians who have bought homes in Greece.



Seeing Greece - Slowly

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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How to Fly to a Greek Island

2016-09-30T11:26:57Z

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.