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Greece: Bus from Bulgaria to Greece and busses in greece, main train station, yiasou charlotte
main train station, yiasou charlotte, international buses: Yiasou Charlotte, Thanks for the question, Welllllll, now that is a problem ... I don t have schedules from outside Greece however I do have a couple of numbers you can call, and IF you get someone that speaks English and feels like helping someone...

Greece: bus da Litochoro o Katerini per Kalambaka, Bus from Katerini to Kalabaka
Bus from Katerini to Kalabaka: Hello there...! I don t speak Italian but I am guessing that you are looking for buses to Kalabaka from Katerini or Litohoro. If this seems to be the case, then here is the answer...! There is no bus from Katerini or Litohoro that goes straight to...

Greece: Bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje, Thessaloniki to Skopje
Thessaloniki to Skopje: Hello Anika, Yes it is true, the train to Skopje and Serbia does not run anymore, due to major cutbacks. At the moment there is no connection with Skopje. You can only reach it threw Albania. However I know that a tourist company started a deal in...

Greece: bus or train from Athens to Petras, corinth canal, yiasou
corinth canal, yiasou, express trains: Yiasou Deborah, thank you for the question. The best bet for you would be to go from the ferry to the TRAIN STATION. You will see a building not terribly far away that looks like it is used for religious purposes. Walk toward it. Before you get to...

Greece: buses from Tripoli, Trikala to Tripoli
Trikala to Tripoli: As I said previously in order to connect Trikala and Tripoli is only threw Athens. So, bus schedule … From Kalambaka to Trikala Daily 5.50, 6.45, 7.30, 8.00, 9.00, 10.00, 11.00, 12.00, 13.00, 14.00, 15.15, 16.15, 17.15, 18.15, 19.15, 20.15, 21.15, 22.00,...

Greece: from corfu to Parga, Corfu to Igoumenitsa
Corfu to Igoumenitsa: Hello Martin and girlfriend!! On next Tuesday there is a ferry at 23:45. I called the port and they told me that this will continue to be valid until Tuesday 12 of July. Also they informed me that there is always a Ferry around midnight during summer that...

Greece: distance by car from Igoumenitsa to Piraeus, piraeus harbour, port of piraeus
piraeus harbour, port of piraeus, calh: Yiasou Sue, = follow up = Austria to Venice is not that far, but the Ferry can take 20 yours plus to Igoumenitsa. The timing also should be just right. You don want to be there the evening that the boat does not sail. About the only thing you can...

Greece: Travelling from Kavala to Istanbul, turkish customs, oswin
Greece: Travelling from Kavala to Istanbul, turkish customs, oswin, kavala

Greece: Greece October 2011, ferries greece, port of piraeus
ferries greece, port of piraeus, welcome to my country: Hello again Kamal, Thank you very much for your comments. Travelers like you make me continue to volunteer in this project. Of course I knew that you are from India I was just making a joke! Anyway, Buses and trains in Greece… Trains are vary,...

Greece: istanbul to santorini, sheer amazement, olympic airlines
sheer amazement, olympic airlines, time budget: Sanjay Santorini - for sheer amazement and a view that you will always remember, it s the place ! Fly to Athens, then fly Athens to Santorini on Aegean or Olympic airlines. For the best of Santorini Hotels see www.SuperbGreece.com Have a wonderful...

Greece: Lefkas, Thessaloniki to Lefkada
Thessaloniki to Lefkada: Hello Martina, Yes you are correct, The bus to Lefkada on Sunday leaves at 14:00 and the duration of the trip is 5 hours, the ticket costs about 36€. All the Buses in Thessaloniki (except that of Halkidiki) depart from the bus station KTEL MAKEDONIA...

Greece: Luggage weight allowed in Helenic Seaways, Weight limit in Hellenic Seaways
Weight limit in Hellenic Seaways: Hello Wides, There is no limitation for the Nbr of luggage but the whole weight shouldn t be more than 50kgr. From my personal experience I would like to tell you that, I have never been checked for the weight of my luggages Have a nice time. ...

Greece: Mykonos to Delos Ferry, Mykonos to Delos
Mykonos to Delos: Hello Athanasia, During summer from the harbor of Mykonos there are organized daily excursions to Delos. Also you can reach Delos from the beach of Ornos 2km west of the main village (chora) You are coming on October; this is a problem since it is the...

Greece: Night Clubs in Mykonos, Mykonos clubs
Mykonos clubs: Yiasou Yuri, thanks for the question, In all the years I have been there, I have never heard of any minimum age limit (IE: 18 or 21)... The trouble is with CLUBS, the COVER CHARGE can be pretty high. But it usually includes one drink. Reason for the...

Greece: Pyrgos-Kyllini or Patra?, strintzis ferries, ktel buses
strintzis ferries, ktel buses, mini vans: Yiasou Mary, thanks for the Q, To an Olympic enthusiast, you would not have enough time to explore Olympia. But for someone just wanting to say they were there and take some photos, there would be time enough. Bus should get to Olympia fm Tripoli around...

Greece: From Selcuk (Turkey) to Santorini, Kusadasi. Samos, Santorini Ferrys
Kusadasi. Samos, Santorini Ferrys: Yiasou L , and thank yo for the question, Well you should know the prices by bus or train and the route to take to KUSADASI. You may have to go to IZMIR on the way and bus from there. KUSADASI is the PORT you re looking for and around June first...

Greece: Travel from Killini to Kourouta beach, Kilini to Amaliada, lehena
Kilini to Amaliada, lehena, kourouta: Hello Anabel, I have to tell you that I am a big fan of your country. My favorite place in Europe is San Sabastian I have been there twice, - for the summer fiesta (Karmengo Jaiak)- Anyway, back to your question... From Kilini, in order to go to...

Greece: Travelling from Kavala to Istanbul, Kavala to Istabul Konstantinoupolis
Kavala to Istabul Konstantinoupolis: Hello Tony, The last time I checked the train between Thessaloniki - Istanbul had stopped. Anyway, the only way from Kavala to Istanbul is by bus. There is a Travel agent that operates the line with two daily buses from Thessaloniki to Istanbul...

Greece: Travelling to Skiathos, Ismir to Skiathos
Ismir to Skiathos: Unfortunately, you cannot get a direct line Ferry from Izmir to Skiathos.. or any other Greek Island next to Izmir. The places from which ferries depart to Skiathos, are the harbor of Volos, Kimi, Agios Konstantinos and from the 8th of July from Salonika....

Greece: accommodation, greater athens, metro routes
greater athens, metro routes, residental area: Yiasou Nina, thanks for the question, follow up ... NINA ... you have stumped me ... would like to hear how you fare in Athens. Kato Ilioupoulis is out in a residental area in the southwestern neighborhoods. It s not terribly far from downtown or FALIRO...

Greece: how to get from chios to santorini/mykonos, charter boat, ferry routes
charter boat, ferry routes, chios: Jessica Thanks for asking and I apologize for my (unusual) slowness in reply. I was told by many that there is a ferry between these, though this can change - so the best place to see any ferry routes is gtp.gr - which shows no results Try a look...

Greece: Kos - Ikaria, kos to ikaria ferry
kos to ikaria ferry: Hello Emma (Very beautiful name by the way!) Unfortunately you are right. I couldn t find a ferry to Ikaria from Kos. From Kos you can go to Samos and then to catch a ferry to Ikaria. Try this site: http://www.ticket-platform.com/workflow/domenu2.asp?lang=en&cs=4&id=205...

Greece: Malaysian Students in Greece, kuching sarawak, royal college of obstetricians and gynaecologists
kuching sarawak, royal college of obstetricians and gynaecologists, royal college of obstetricians: Hello, As I say in my profile I give advices in order to help travelers and tourists. Unfortunately the students communities are not so well organized in the Greek Universities so I couldn t find something. Perhaps AIESEC, which collaborates with...

Greece: Thessaloniki-Bulgaria, international buses, sofia bulgaria
international buses, sofia bulgaria, matt barrett: ciao Michele, follow up 3 Only problem is ... Eurolines does not service Greece ! At Thessalonika you will have to deal with the Greek Bus Company --- KTEL --- this is virtually only bus company within Greece that goes LONG distance, and they are a...

Greece: Going from Thessaloniki to Sofia Bulgaria, central bus station, buses and trains
central bus station, buses and trains, sofia bulgaria: Hello Viky, So far, From KTEL MAKEDONIA there is a bus every Friday that goes to Sofia, the ticket costs 30€ and the duration of the trip is 6hours tel nbr. 2310595400 Of course you are looking for a bus on Wednesday. The people from the bus station...

Greece: travelling time, Pirgos to Oympia, Pirgos to Korinthos kilini to Pirgos
Pirgos to Oympia, Pirgos to Korinthos kilini to Pirgos: Hello Poppy, Sometimes we don’t see the obvious (!) There is an incoming ship from Brindisi(Italy) Sami(kefalonia) which stops to Corfu you can check it here. Endeavor Lines (I have travel with this company from Brindisi to Igoumenista, not much to offer...

Greece: Buses form Thessaloniki to Gerakina Beach, Thessalonika, Halkidiki
Thessalonika, Halkidiki, Sithonia : Yiasou Danijela, Thanks for the question, When you get to the Thessalonika BUS station ask someone where to get the #31 bus to the HALKIDIKI BUS station. (hint: Take the #31 bus EAST down EGNATIA from the bus term) (hint: SAVE YOUR BUS TICKET) ...

Greece: kallithea, bus times, thessaloniki
bus times, thessaloniki, greece: Catalina Hi! I do not know what Salonic hall means...? But if you need to go from Thessaloniki to Kalithea or Kassandra in Halkidiki take a look at the bus times http://www.chalkidiki.com/ktel/thessaloniki.html This may help...? If not do...

Greece: meteora to kefalonia, last ferry, patras
last ferry, patras, first bus: Yiasou Mez, thanks for the question, Well there are several routes you could take. You could go to Thessalonika and fly in ... That would be quickest but probably not the cheapest. Certainly if yu have the $$$ the best choice. Plane leave daily, takes...

Greece: Patras to Olympia, Patras to Olympia
Patras to Olympia: Hello Ross, In order to go to Olympia you need to go to Pirgos of Ilia prefecture first and then to use the local bus to go Olympia. So from Patra to the city of Pirgos there are buses almost every two hours from 5:30 in the morning until 20:40 at night...

Greece: transportation in Greece, charming mountain village, kalambaka
charming mountain village, kalambaka, desk clerk: Yiasou Sherri .. follow up Q ... Dolphin Hellas is an old reliable firm. The others I have never heard of. You see alot of Dolphin Hellas charters however at different venues (Olympia, Delphi, Meteora etc). But the others may be perfectly alright....

Greece: trip, Busing Istambul, Thessalonika
Busing Istambul, Thessalonika, Igoumenitsa: Yiasou, KOKO , Great to hear from you again, ISTAMBUL central bus station is aproximately 8 hours from the border with Greece. There are several buses that make the trip daily. One of the main crosspoints on the Greek side is KIPI (Kipsela). From...

Greece: visiting North Greece, frequent buses, athens airport
frequent buses, athens airport, north greece: Hello Elsa, Sorry for the delay in answering your question. Personal obligations kept me away from allexperts for some time. From Athens there are frequent buses to Trikala so I am guessing that you will not have a problem find a sit on the bus. ...

Greece: ktel bus schedule in english or french, buses - Athens - Meteora
buses - Athens - Meteora: Well IRANI, that really bites !!! Sorry ... here is the schedule that you would have found had you gone there ... and it does leave from Term. B . You can get to this terminal direct from the airport thru DOOR #5 and catching BUS X93, or if you are...

Greece: Port of Olympia (Katakolon), olympia
olympia: Yiasou Sharon, Thanks for the question, How can I answer that question honestly, withou putting you off on it? (Maybe I won t be putting you off however, since you are not going to want the usual nitelife that is on the islands). OLYMPIA is primarily...

Greece: Santorini, happy travels, thre
happy travels, thre, meteora: Irani I absolutely recommend you read the guide I wrote to Santorini some time ago (though I am no longer with the company) here http://www.superbgreece.com/Santorini/index.htm It s easy to read, short and informative Best help I can give you ...

Greece: Helpppppp - Greece and Turkey, emperor hadrian, athens airport
emperor hadrian, athens airport, turkey istanbul: Yiasou again Nevil, = FOLLOW UP = It is a HONEYMOON trip and I suppose you are going to want to book something expensive ... You can do that thru an agent in your country. I will give you a couple hotels that do not cost that much, but while clean,...

Greece: Which Island to stay on, Crete, Mykonos
Crete, Mykonos, Santorini: Yiasou Carol, thank you for the question, Summers are long in Greece, end of September is still a great time for the beaches. Since you have a mere 4-nites and want to be back at the Athens airport on day five you shoudn t wander too far off the beaten...

Greece: From Salonic (Thessaloniki) to Thassos, Thessaloniki to Thasos
Thessaloniki to Thasos: Hello Alex, So far I haven’t find, any way to be in Potos the same day as your arrival date, what I mean: The best way to travel to Thasos, is by bus to Keramoti (near the city of Kavala) and then to take the ferry to Limenas Thasos (The port of Thasos)....

Greece: Amaliada, bari italy, plain ticket
bari italy, plain ticket, emilios: Hello Erika, The nearest airport is that in the city of Patra but I don t think that you will find a plain ticket straight to Patra. I think that the best solution is to Fly to Athens and then get a train or a bus to take you to Amaliada. If you are...

Greece: Kardamyli, Kardamili kardamyli
Kardamili kardamyli: Hello Greg and welcome. To be honest I ve never been to Kardamili. I am sending you two videos (in Greek)that show you some pictures. Also I ve contacted with the police in the Kardamili and they told me that the roads in the village are tar so you will...

Greece: Cities to visit, Athens, Cycladic islands
Athens, Cycladic islands: Ola Pedro, thankyou for the question, Most Q s these days can be accessed via a google or someother search but this one, which calls for the direct knowledge of someone that has been there ... many times, and lived in Athens, I can answer . Start...

Greece: Travel from Athens to Kastoria, kastoria athens kalabaka trikala
kastoria athens kalabaka trikala: Hello Maria and welcome to Greece in such a cold period…. I guess you Know better about cold weather! From Athens to Kastoria there are daily buses at 07:45 and 20:30. Also there is one at 15:00 only on Sunday. The departure bus station in Athens is KTEL...

Greece: HOW TO ADDRESS LETTER TO GREECE, greek customs, return receipt
greek customs, return receipt, address problem: Hello Angelika Merry Xmas The problem with letters via express priority is that they need to have the name of the recipient on them. The name Taxydromiki Thyrida in Greek stands for P.O. Box and I think this is the reason of the returning. The...

Greece: Thessaloniki-Kalambaka-Peloponnes, railway platform, first train
railway platform, first train, train delays: Hello Natalia, I like the persons that are thinking and planning ahead. To be honest I think that 6 minutes is a short period to be sure. But you are going to get a ticket to Kalabaka from the train station in Thessaloniki. This means that the second...

Greece: Alonnisos to Kymi, EVIA
EVIA: Good to hear back from you again ... I am going to really have to do some added research on this one as I am not sure of nearly anything you wrote. I do know that you can catch a bus from RAFINA to Athens as they run from the port to downtown every...

Greece: From corfu to meteora, Corfu, Igomenitsa
Corfu, Igomenitsa, Ioannina: Yiasou Joanna, Thanks for the question, Sure ... no problem ... well not to much of one ... CORFU has 5 ferry daily to the mainland ... IGOMENITSA ... I think there is even a combination ferry/Bus ticket you can buy that will take you from Corfu -...

Greece: Flying Dolphins from Athens to Skiathos, Skiathos
Skiathos: Yiasou Toni (or should I say Vi Gates or Guten Tag ) , Yes, the Flying dolphins or whatever they call their latest Hi-Tech Fast boat operates until October. The most popular Mainland area reachable from Skiathos is VOLOS, (0700, Midday and 1900 hours)...

Greece: Peloponnese tour: Patras-Olympia-Mycenae-Korinthos-Athens, patras, Pyrgos
patras, Pyrgos, Olympia: Yiasou Gabriel , thanks for the question, PATRAS to OLYMPIA is best done by BUS. Ask the ticket agent for a ticket to PYRGOS. From there you change to OLYMPIA. Cost is minimal and the trip should take about 90 minutes including wait time in PYRGOS (which...

Greece: Public transportation: Corfu- Meteora - Delphi- Athens, Athens to Delphi and Kalabaka
Athens to Delphi and Kalabaka: Hello Joanna, Trip to Delphi From Athens, you can reach by bus, any destination in Greece (main land). For convenient reasons the bus company divided the destinations and split them into two Bus Stations. The one on Liosion Street (called KTEL Liosion)...

Greece: travel, Thessaloniki to Katerini
Thessaloniki to Katerini: Hello Eliza, How’s the winter in Moscow?..... Of course you can hire a taxi from the airport to Katerini, however it will cost you more than 100€. The taxis are outside the airport and you can burgain and agree the price before you enter. Alternatively,...

Greece: travel to greek islands from Paris in July, Eurorail travel in JULY 2012
Eurorail travel in JULY 2012: Yiasou Rachel, thank you for your question, Unfortunately, I am NOT in the Travel Business and do not plan trips accross europe. The Train is probably your best bet and this trip can be accomplished easily in 3 weeks time (two weeks would be adaquate...

Greece: bus travel, ioannina, parga meteora
ioannina, parga meteora, trikala: Hello Margaret. It seems that you have to travel in all central Greece…..! From IOANNINA TRIKALA there are the following buses: 8:45, 14:45 Daily the ticket cost 15€ and the duration of the trip is about 2h Also there are two incoming buses on the...

Greece: Ferry from Kusadasi to Chios, happy travels, greek easter
happy travels, greek easter, ferry company: David Best to look for all that is available at www.GTP.gr which shows all ferries to and from all ports. For tickets or if you need additional enquiries or unasnwered questions about ferries see www.ferries.gr This is the best combination for...

Greece: Greece - which island to choose?, Athens, Santorini
Athens, Santorini: Yiasou Shruti, thankyou for the question, Cold weather this early on leads me to think that the beaches (with the exception of the south side of Crete) may not be ready for tourists until about the middle of April. There will be maintenance on many...

Greece: holiday plan, Tripoli, Olimpia
Tripoli, Olimpia, Nauplion: Hello Jim Unfortunately you cannot go from the airport straight to Tripoli, you have to go to Athens first. You can use NBR X93 bus (1h duration) in order to go to the BUS STATION of KIFISOS, inside look for the Terminal of KTEL ARKADIAS (Tripoli is the...

Greece: Kalambaka to iougmenitsa via Ioannina, Zagori, Drakolimni
Zagori, Drakolimni, Vikos igoumenitsa Ioannina trikala: Hello Dave, I order to travel from Kalambaka to Ioannina, you have to go first to Trikala and then to take a bus to Ioannina. From Kalabaka to Trikala there are plenty of buses, almost every half an hour the ticket cost 2.10€ and the duration of the...

Greece: passport, Greece to Turkey passport.
Greece to Turkey passport.: Hello Georgia, If you are a Greek citizen, then you will not need a passport, in order to travel to Turkey. Your I.D. is enough. NOTE: Only the new type of Greek I.D. documents are accepted as travel document. So if your I.D. has your personal information...

Greece: Patras to Meteora, patras to kalabaka
patras to kalabaka: Hello Peter, Few Information… In order to travel to Meteora by bus you have to reach Trikala first and then change bus to kalabaka (the village under the rocks of meteora). There are more buses that go to Trikala from Athens than from Patra, so it...

Greece: Train from Athens to Meteora, train company, 3rd of april
train company, 3rd of april, train ticket: Joanna Sadly the train company in Greece has never (for many years)been easy (understatement of the century) to deal with. Even I needed this translated with help and this is what my expert tells me: It is way too complex what they have done. ...

Greece: travel, Paralia katerini
Paralia katerini : Hello Beus In order to Go to Paralia of Katerini you have to go first to the city of Katerini and then to use public transportation to paralia. From Thessaloniki, the bus leaves from the bus station called KTEL MAKEDONIA. You can reach KTELMAKEDONIA...

Greece: Athen-Mycenae-Ancient Corinth-Patras, train & buses ... Athens, Corinth Mysenae
train & buses ... Athens, Corinth Mysenae: Yiasou Ina, Thank you for the question, Here is a site that will help you: ... www.athensguide.com/practicalinformation go to this site then klik on BUS SCHEDULES - TERMINAL A . they are alphabetical . Personally I would go to Naphlion on the...

Greece: bus travel, Trikala volos kalampaka kalabaka
Trikala volos kalampaka kalabaka: Actually it is straightforward …all you need is to travel from Kalambaka to Trikala (by bus every 20min or so) Then there are the following buses. Buses from TRIKALA to VOLOS 7.00, 11.30, 15.00, 19.00 Buses from VOLOS to TRIKALA 6.30, 11.00,...

Greece: Delphi-kalambaka, livadia kalabaka Delfi
livadia kalabaka Delfi: Hello Evelyn, Last week was the holly week for the orthodox Christians and I was travelling. About your questions… Yes the bus you need is the route from Delphi to Athens. It stops to Livadia, the ticket costs 4,80€ and the duration is about 1 hour....

Greece: Kalambaka to Athens by bus or train July 25, 2012, fri, train schedule
fri, train schedule, trip costs: Hello Cam, I will tell you all the ways and you can choose what is convenient to you. The one is renting a car, the cost is relatively cheap and it is fun to drive in Greece. Another way is the bus. In Order to go to Athens from Kalabaka you will...

Greece: public buses in northern greece, litochoro, larissa
litochoro, larissa, trikala meteora: Yiasou Einat, = rewrite = Yes it was somewhat laking in clarity. Must be ME getting old. Here is a corrected version ... LITOCHORO bus station information telephone number is 23520-81-271. The KTEL BUS station is located at Ag. Nikolaou #20., opposite...

Greece: Thessalonik, Thessaloniki, preveza parga
Thessaloniki, preveza parga : Hello Mona, In order to go to Parga you have to take the bus from the bus station called KTEL MAKEDONIA which is in the other site of the city. From the airport you can use the Nbr 78 Urban Bus. The duration of the trip it is vary from 30min to 1hour,...

Greece: Transportations around mainland and islands, Athens, Santorini
Athens, Santorini, Corfu: Yiasou Gerardo, Grasias por la domanda, Personally, margaritas and breakfast tacos at the Taco Cabana in San antonio sounds better to me. But, hey , it s your life !!! Wow, quite an itenery . OK ... Flying into VOLOS. That is interesting in itself....

Greece: athens - tolo, Athens Tolo, Nafplio
Athens Tolo, Nafplio: Hello Alina From the E. Venizelos airport of Athens, every 30΄, 24 hours a day, the bus line X93 takes you directly to Kifissos Bus Station where you can get a bus to Tolo. The duration of the trip from the airport sometimes takes 1hour (!) Inside...

Greece: Bus: Katakolon to Olympia and Napflion to Mycenae, nafplion mikines mycenae
nafplion mikines mycenae: Hello Dennis, I am searching for my answer to Emily but no luck… The bad thing is that I cannot figure out what are you looking for. Could you please make a follow up? About the route Nafplion Mycenae. The bus takes you to the archaeological site,...

Greece: Cheap flights to Athens and Kos, aegean airways, kipriotis panorama
aegean airways, kipriotis panorama, olympicair: Hello Sussi. As far as cheap flights are concerned the cheapest by far is Ryanair which has good connections to Kos but not to Athens. http://www.ryanair.com/en Some other local companies that might find it useful: Athens airways http://www.athensairways.com/cgi-bin/airkiosk/I7/181002i?ZF=2&LANG=EN...

Greece: Cheap flights to Athens and Kos, kipriotis panorama, greece athens
kipriotis panorama, greece athens, happy travels: Sussi, I will help with some suggestions but I do not know Kos so would not be helping much if I made suggestions! For your flights - look at www.flylowcostairlines.org and consider these airlines anyway: www.aegean.com for flights from Athens www.flyairone.it...

Greece: ferries to Kos and hotels in Athens, KOS Rhodes
KOS Rhodes: Yiasou again sussi, = FOLLOW UP = KOS to RHODES (and RHODES - KOS) ferrys are available daily. First there is the carferry service (no reserve/open seating DECK class), 4-hrs daily ... under 20 euro. Then there is the Dodecanose Express faster...

Greece: Driving from Athens to Delphi, Delphi, Galaxidi Thebes
Delphi, Galaxidi Thebes: Yiasou Lisa, thankyou for the question, Athens to Delphi is a 3 hour trip on the bus (0730 to 1030) out of Athens. For those relatively unfamiliar with the route it will likely take you between 3 & 4 hours. It is a fairly popular route and passes through...

Greece: Easy way to go to a Greek beach?, Athens beaches
Athens beaches: Yiasou Lee from Essex. Thank you so much for writing, Since you are flying in ... here are a couple things you can do ... 1) If money is no object, go to the info desk at the airport and inquire as to cost of TAXI to take you to Voula or Vari beach...

Greece: EMILIOS, Kalithea halkidiki chalkidiki, thessaloniki
Kalithea halkidiki chalkidiki, thessaloniki: Hello Igor, From Thessaloniki (Bus station called KTEL HALKIDIKI) there are the following buses to Kalithea 06:45(except Sat-Sun), 8:00, 10:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:15, 16:00, 18:00, 19:00 (except Sat Sun), 20:30, The ticket cost almost 9€ and the duration...

Greece: Driving from Athens to Delphi, galaxidi, stunning views
Greece: Driving from Athens to Delphi, galaxidi, stunning views, interesting things

Greece: Greece on Budget & Time, Greek islands of CRETE, Mykonos
Greek islands of CRETE, Mykonos, Paros: Yiasou Werner, thanks for the question. (part 2) So far the ground transport has been relatively easy and economical ... You can find rooms (pensiones as checp as 25-euro, but usually for two you will be in the 40 euro on up price, [unless they are...

Greece: Meteora, meteora monasteries, trikala
meteora monasteries, trikala, fri: Hello Jay, Kalabaka is the village that lies under the rocks of Meteora and that is your destination. You can go to kalabaka by train or by bus however the first train departs at 8:27 from Athens (arrival at 13:18) while the last train departs from Kalabaka...

Greece: Mount Olympus, mount olympus, emergency call
mount olympus, emergency call, car park: Hello Adrian, 1. I have never done it but I guess it is not a problem. However you should be careful since lighting a fire is forbidden. A small trick, there is a small tavern in the car park so you can get some food, water or so… and let them know that...

Greece: Please give me info, LARISSS, Corfu
LARISSS, Corfu: Yiasou Bun, thaks for the question, There are several routes (Plans) to take starting from LARISSA all of them on the BUS. 1) go to THESSALONIKA ... 2-hrs, 0900 - 2100, 14-per day ... about: 15-euro. Then you catch a BUS to IOANNINA 6 1/2 hours,...

Greece: From Samos to Mykonos, samos mykonos
samos mykonos: Gule Gule Asli, thank you for the question, As far as I know there are still ferrys going 6 days a week to MYKONOS from SAMOS. The ferry across from Kushadash gets you into Samos around 8 or 9 in the morning. From that part of the port to the other...

Greece: Athens to Olympia - late hours., bus departures, frist bus
bus departures, frist bus, minute taxi: Yiasou Gaby, thanks for the question, though it may be too late ... GO from the airport to the Athens LARISSA train station ... Get the 0606 train from LARISSA to PYRGOS via KIATO. Then is is about a 20-minute taxi ride to Olympia. Good luck Denn...

Greece: Epidavros to Athens Airport, Epidavros
Epidavros: Yiasou Margaret, thank you for the question, www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo will open a great site for you. Scroll down to the BUS TERMINAL A section. Klik on it and then scroll down to EPIDAVROS. It will give you current info on the BUS schedule....

Greece: Vourvourou Bus, taxis, locals
Greece: Vourvourou Bus, taxis, locals

Greece: Flying dolphin, Neapolis / Piraeus ferrys
Neapolis / Piraeus ferrys: Yiasou katerina, thanks for the question, It reminded me of a Q I ansered for George back in 2010, and it pretty much holds true today. The Ferry leaves daily from the nearby island of KYTHERA, port of DIAKOFTI. Now that is the regular car-ferry and...

Greece: KOS camping, psalidi kos, winter phone
psalidi kos, winter phone, campsite: Jutta There was a campsite on Kos at Paslidi but it is reported to have closed down. Just in case - if I were going I would give the number a try in case it has opened or if answered when you call someone may speak English and know if anyone has started...

Greece: lefkada, agios petros, fri
agios petros, fri, ticket costs: Hi Nikolay, Every Mon, Fri and Sun at 09:45 there is one bus that takes you straight to Lefkada Island from Thessaloniki. The duration of the trip is about 5hours and the ticket costs 35,40€ Of course, for the other days you can go to Preveza first and...

Greece: POSSIBLE SHORT AUTO TOUR IN GREECE, phrase book, classic performances
phrase book, classic performances, limani: Howard, Not havin a knowledge of Greek is not a problem. There will of course be occasions where you might like to ask for something,...a simple phrase book will get you by and amny speak Emglish. Just as a starter it is great to be able to say a general...

Greece: travel patras to piraeus via Kiato, Kiato Piraeus Train
Kiato Piraeus Train: Yiasou Su, thank you for the question You will find the answer by going to the following website: (it s FREE don t worry) www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo once there, SCROLL down to the BOX that says: = SUBURBAN RAILWAY & PELEPONESSE SYSTEM =...

Greece: Vourvourou Bus, sithonia peninsula, agios nikolaos
sithonia peninsula, agios nikolaos, bus train: Yiasou Anastasia, thank you for the question, There are suppose to be 3 buses daily ... one in the morning about 0915, the second around noon and the third in the middle of the afternoon ... 1700. These buses make the trip around the Sithonia peninsula...

Greece: BUS, Nea Moudania
Nea Moudania: Yiasou Tralan, thanks for the question, To get to Chalkida you have to get to the southeastern side of Thessalonika to the relatively new HALKIDIKI BUS TERMINAL. Getting there can be a problem if you fly, Bus or Train into Thessalonika. Allow 90-min...

Greece: Bus from IGO to Kalambaka, Igomenitsa
Igomenitsa: Yiasou Samantha, thanks for the question, My question is ... what possible ferry arrives in IGO at 2230 hours ??? There is NOTHING going out of IGO until the IOANNINA BUS @ 0600. = Unless you wish to take a TAXI to IOANNINA, which is about 100 kliks...

Greece: Bus Schedule from Tessaloniki to Litochoro and return, maggie maggie, happy travels
maggie maggie, happy travels, tessaloniki: Maggie I really can t answer bus schedule questions at all _ I am sorry...I do realize there is a need for far easier bus travel planning! This KTEL (each bus company in Greece is a KTEL ) has some information for you: http://www.ktelmacedonia.gr/en/content/show/tid=124...

Greece: Bus travel in Greece, traveling in greece, travel in greece
traveling in greece, travel in greece, thessalonika: Yiasou Klaus follow up #1 I have not heard from anyone that has had any real trouble getting to Igoumenitsa from Kalambaka. I believe you will be alright if you Purchase your ticket at the TRIKALA station when you arrive and find out what their current...

Greece: Greece Mainland Tour, vikos gorge, ancient olympia
vikos gorge, ancient olympia, tour question: Hello again MAGGI, MAY I call you that ? FOLLOW UP On the first part ... Drop the CORINTH leg & Get R/T Tickets for OLYMPIA . Next take the Train Olympia to PATRAS. Walk to the Patras bus terminal (not far) and catch the BUS to IOANNINA. It...

Greece: Greek islands, honey moon, foul weather
honey moon, foul weather, perfect weather: Yiasou Maria, thanks for the question, It is not totally out of the question that foul weather could occur, but during the past decade the summers seem to be getting longer and during a sunny day, the temperatures on Santorini should be IDEAL (about 80)...

Greece: IOANNINA TO ALBANIA, Kastoria
Kastoria: Yiasou Paris, = FOLLOW UP = IOANNIAN has 3-bus stations. When you get there tell whomever that you want to go to KTEL Kastoriaa, which is located at G.Papandreau #58, (phone: 26510-30006. BUS leaves for KASTORIA @ 1000 and again at 1600. 3 1/2...

Greece: From Kiato or Thessaloniki to Parga, thessalonika, kiato
thessalonika, kiato, kioto: Yiasou Milika, thanks for the question, Thessalonika to PARGA means a stop in Preveza ... 2 buses daily go there out of Thessalonika... 1015 and 1500 ... route takes 4 1/2 hours ... which means you will get there just in time to catch the PARGA bus at...

Greece: Ktel bus schedules, Litochoro
Litochoro: Yiaous Juliet Li, thankyou for the question(s), I do not have much time at this moment so will be able to give you just one answer NOW and then get back to you with the remainder sooooon (Honest-Li) For help with the KTEL-Bus schedules and phone numbers...

Greece: Meteora, Olympia, Athens on budget for 4D/3N, olympia athens, rough itinerary
olympia athens, rough itinerary, budget airline: Yiasou Azalea, Thankyou for the question (S), 1) Better get there using the 1625 arrival time as the two remaining buses available that evening will leave for TRIKALA at 1700 and 2030 hours. Taxi from the airport to the BUS station might get you there...

Greece: from nafplion to zakinthos, nafplion, nafplio
nafplion, nafplio, berhard: Berhard Just spoke to the bus station in Nafplio and they say they have a bus every hour to Isthmo (Isthmos) from where you can take buses to Patra (Patras) etcectera. So it looks like you do not have to go via Athens! At the moment anyway - things...

Greece: Thessaloniki to Kiato, gook luck, northern trains
gook luck, northern trains, train terminal: Sure Milica, thanks for asking, Take the TRAIN from Thessalonika to Athens and then just change trains to the suburban rail at Train terminal (Larisa). Trains run all day ... it is about 4 1/2 hours to Athens and about an hour Athens to Kiato, which is...

Greece: Thessaloniki to Meteora, Meteora
Meteora: Yiasou ROK, get ready to ROLL ... Abount the only way you can GO & VISIT the METEORA both in one day from Thessalonika is to take the 0830 BUS (20 euro one way). You will get there at 1115. You can then take a BUS (1 euro), [ TAXI 5-euro] or WALK the...

Greece: Transport Help, Lamia
Lamia: Yiasou Jaxson, Thanks for the question, ( Take the 1015 bus out of DELPHI and you will be in LAMIA at 1215. Lamia is a rather sprawl of a city that has 4-bus stations. THERMOPYLAE is not far. At most 15-K s south on hwy 75. The local bus that goes to...

Greece: Zakynthos-Delphi-Kalambaka-Athens, Patra, Delphi
Patra, Delphi, Lamia: Yiasou Andrey, Thanks for the question, 1) ZAKYNTHOS to DELPHI via Patras is the quickest way. FERRY/BUS combine goes to PATRA 3 times daily, takes 3-hours and costs around 9 euro. Ferry leaves 0730, 1430 and 1845. (ask the ticket seller if you...

Greece: Acropolis free entry, Athens Acropolis
Athens Acropolis: Yiasou Sussi , thank you for the question, YES ... normal ticket is 12-euro ... However there are LOTS of exceptions ... 6 euro for students from outside the EU and for seniors age 65 and older. FREE admission to those UNDER the age of 19. ...

Greece: bus to kalamba from thessaloniki, Thessaloniki kalabaka
Thessaloniki kalabaka: Dear Susan, From Thessaloniki there are the following buses to Trikala: 8.30, 12.00, 15.00, 17.00 , 20.30 From Trikala there are the following buses to Kalabaka: Weekday 5.15, 6.00, 7.00, 8.00, 9.00, 10.00, 11.00, 12.00, 12.30, 13.00, 13.30, 14.15,...

Greece: bus schedule from Nea Vrasna-Keramoti and Nea Vrasna Thessaloniki, nea vrasna, national bus company
nea vrasna, national bus company, change buses: Yiasou Maki , Thanks for the question ... Wow, VRASNA is in the middle of nowhere ... nice place though ... You will have to get to KILKIS (must be a local bus that goes there) From Kilkis KTEL BUS station go to THESSALONIKA and then transfer to a...

Greece: Bus Schedule from Tessaloniki to Litochoro and return, arrival and departure times, thessalonika
arrival and departure times, thessalonika, mt olympus: Yiasou Maggie, = FOLLOW UP = www.ktelmacedonia.gr/en/content/show/tid=124 This site will give you all the info you need on your question. Buses from Litohoro are not listed on this map as Litohoro is a small stop and the site shows only the main stops...

Greece: Ferry from Piraes to Kos, blue star ferry, blue star office
blue star ferry, blue star office, ferries in greece: Sussi Sounds like it will be better to collect the ticket at the port - so I would get to the port 3 hours before sailing. (You may have to wait but better that than being late! You can always havea coffee somewhere) Porviding that it is clear in the booking...

Greece: Greece on a budget and travel to/from and safety., yiasou, europe train
yiasou, europe train, european airlines: Yiasou Jen, Thank you for the question, Although I do not get into airfares and best routes outside of Greece ... It seems that taking a flight out of Paris or Amsterdam to Greece on one of the lesser known airlines or one of the intra-european airlines...

Greece: pireaus to patras, ferries from pireaus, cruise ships
ferries from pireaus, cruise ships, ferry schedule: Yiasou Hasan, thankyou for the question, As far as I know there is no regular ferry schedule routing from Piraeus to Patras. Perhaps it would not be profitable or maybe to long a voyage. It would be a great trip if there were one and I can invision...

Greece: Santorini October 17-24, Santoriini
Santoriini: Yiasou Mark, Thankyou for the question, This time period (middle Oct) is often still warm enough during the mid day hours (11 to 3) for going in the waters. Might be a bit chilly but the beaches should still be in pretty good shape and the larger one...

Greece: How to get from Thessaloniki to Litochoro?, ticket costs, urban bus
ticket costs, urban bus, makedonia: Hello Vladimir.... I think that you worry too much! For your information the buses at 7:00, 8:15, 9:15, 11:15, 12:15, 13:15, 14:15, 15:15, 16:15, 17:15 and 19:15, are going straight to Litochoro with a small stop to katerini. The ticket costs 8,50€...

Greece: Corfu to Kalampaka, corfu, TRIKALA
corfu, TRIKALA: Yiasou Hong Cong Rita, =Follow up = Both the departures 0745 and 1415 take about 6-hours to get to TRIKALA. They are the car ferrys with BUSES on board. FERRY to Igomenitsa takes 1 hour and 15 minutes. The bus then proceeds directly to IOANNINA,...

Greece: Help!!, Trikala, Kalambaka
Trikala, Kalambaka: Yiasou Katharina, = follow up #1 = The schools you might be interested in in Kalambaka are the Elementary & Primary & Secondary schools of AMPELIA & OXYNEIA of Kalambaka ... instead of addressing to the postmaster send your card or letter to the above...

Greece: Ferry question, Athens Ismir cesme chios
Athens Ismir cesme chios: Hello Bob. Happy New Year… Yes it is true, travelling by boat in Greece sometimes it gets confusing. But the situation is steadily improving. In order to go to Cesme in Turkey you need to go to Chios first and then take another ferry to Cesme. ...

Greece: Ferry question (Athens-Izmir), greek goverment, sailing schedules
greek goverment, sailing schedules, thetrip: Bob Best way (for ferry routes are currently open to question in cash-strapped Greece as some receive a subsidy from the Greek government which cannot afford to pay the subsidies...!) is to look at www.gtp.gr and search for routes between the various pots....

Greece: From Kalambaka to Patras, kalambaka, welcome to my country
kalambaka, welcome to my country, ktel: Hello Emily, I see you chose to go to Athens first and then travel to Patra. Small objections: 1. The ticket to Patra from Kalambaka is 30€ while if you go to Athens and then to Patra it will cost you more. 2. The Bus station in Athens that you...

Greece: Kalambaka to Thessaloniki & Philippi, Meteora, Trikala
Meteora, Trikala, Thessaolonika: Yiasou Dell, thank you for your question, I m going to give you 2 sites to go to that hopefully will help you: The first is www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo Scroll to Bus terminal B (Klik)... then scroll alphabetically to TRIKALA which is the...

Greece: Kalambaka or Trikala, Santorini and Mykonos, Ferry service between MYKONOS - SANTORINI
Ferry service between MYKONOS - SANTORINI: Yiasou Emily, nice to hear from you again, * follow up * REF: Mykonos - Santorini (another way) The 55.5 euro route is offered once a day either way and you have to reserve a seat because the seats are limited . It is about a 3-hour trip. There...

Greece: Partying in the Greek Islands, Mykonos, Santorini
Mykonos, Santorini, Athens: Yiasou Ibari, = Follow up = First here is a web site to go to for all kinds of info on Greece in general and ATHENS in particular. = www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo = such things as ferry, bus & train schedules, the Airport, taxis and...

Greece: What is the cheapest way to Athens from Santorini?, nook and cranny, cheaper ticket
nook and cranny, cheaper ticket, ferry routes: Kin Check for all ferry tickets that might be available on ferries at www.gtp.gr But also look at the website/send a request for pricing to www.ferries.gr who deal with tickets for all ferry routes. For this day and age (!) 37.50 is not bad. I think...

Greece: Bookings, Agios Costantinos, Skiathos
Agios Costantinos, Skiathos: Yiasou again Mimi. = Follow Up = After lots of checking I have found that the schedules for 2013 season are not yet available. I will check further and get back to you on that question ... The BUS is from Terminal B (address available at www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo....

Greece: Ferry Pireas Crete, blue star ferries, weahther
blue star ferries, weahther, airplane type: Andrei I know nothing about fishing! But I am answering so that I can be of as much help as possible! What I do know. Fishing in the sea or from the shore does not need a permit for you as an individual - to the best of my knwoledge. There is...

Greece: Getting to Igoumenitsa, Meteora
Meteora: Yiasou again Deirdre, = follow up = OOOOPS spelling error ... its www.ktelmacedonia.gr !!! sorrrrrry ! KTEL has again redone their site ... making it even more difficult trying for simplicity ... price update as well ... check out Thesselonika to TRIKALA...

Greece: Kalambaka to Delphi, Trikala, Lamia
Trikala, Lamia, Delphi: Yiasou Chia, thankyou for the question, Kalambaka has a bus that goes to TRIKALA a couple times an hour all day for a euro. From TRIKALA there is the KTEL BUS that goes to LAMIA ... here is the schedule: ---- 0700 (except sundays) ... then ... 0830,...

Greece: Bus between Thesaloniki and Vourvourou, bus transport Thessalonika - Halkidiki
bus transport Thessalonika - Halkidiki: Yiasou Monica, Efaistoe for the question, Info is pretty much the same as it was 3-years ago ... but if you have SKYPE or someother inexpensive phone system you can check it out ... I tried but then realized ... it is after midnite there and no one manning...

Greece: ferry between corfu and patras, ferry service Corfu = Patras
ferry service Corfu = Patras: Yiasou Elisabeth, = follow up = =ANOTHER FOLLOW UP= Sorry for the continued updates ... do have a bit more information for you : The prices I mentioned are still pretty close to what you can expect to pay. between 35-40 euro. The ships (except when...

Greece: Corfu to Kalambaka, wonderful mountain, ferrys
wonderful mountain, ferrys, meteora: Yiasou Rita, Ref their times ... think that they gave you the departure time ... I likely gave you the boarding time of 0900 on Saturday. 1130 (?) Not sure ... I have noon but you should be there befor that anyhow. The rest seem to be about 15-min later...

Greece: Kalamata - Sparta - Elafonisos, Kalamata, Sparta
Kalamata, Sparta: Yiasou Viktor, Well, I ve seen easier. TAXI s are plentiful. The distance from the Airport to the BUS station (Messinia Station)is roughly 16-kliks on hi-way 82, from just west of the city. There is a BUS STOP right outside of the Air Terminal that...

Greece: Athens to Lake Ohrid, Athens florina ohrid
Athens florina ohrid : Hello Raquel, In order to go to Ohrid, which is not in Greece, you have to go to Florina first and then to cross the borders from the border station called “Niki”. You can go straight to Florina from Athens by bus (Kifissos bus station). Every day at...

Greece: puplic transport in greece, Delphi. Lamia, thermopylae
Delphi. Lamia, thermopylae: Yiasou Maria, = follow up = Recall in my last I mentioned AGIOS KOSTANTINOS ... well that is the place ... it originates in Thessalonika, stops at LAMIA ... you take it a short way to the Thermopylae site, take in the site, then get back on the next bus...

Greece: hiking pindos mountains, knowledgeable guide
Greece: hiking pindos mountains, knowledgeable guide

Greece: hiking pindos mountains, pindos mountains, welcome to my country
pindos mountains, welcome to my country, renting a car: Hello Fred, Sorry for the delay, but I am out of the office for a few days...! The best area for hiking is in Drakolimni and the vikos canyon. Definitely is ok to find your way however I would recommend to take a guide. Why? The reason is not the safety...

Greece: from which town is better to get to Igoumenitsa, larissa igoumenitsa thessaloniki
larissa igoumenitsa thessaloniki: Hello Viktoria, It is better to travel to Igoumenitsa from Thessaloniki instead of Larissa. From Larisa there are only 2 buses, one on Wednesday at 11:00 and one on Sunday at 14:00 (The ticket cost about 23€). On the other hand, From Thessaloniki there...

Greece: Meteora-Vikos-Ionian Islands, Meteora, Monodendri
Meteora, Monodendri: Yiasou Nathalie, Thank you for the question and for even finding me on line as I thought I had retired from answering question ... but hey, that s OK ! (here is a site for you to check out on just HOW you will go from the Athens Airport to the METEORA,...

Greece: Piraeus to Patras, Piraeus, Patra
Piraeus, Patra : Yiasou rosie, thank you for the question, The BUS #420 leaves from the Bus gathering place near the METRO station. Thru gate #5 and across the street from the port. It runs as early as 0500. Every 20 minutes in the rush hour of morning traffic. takes...

Greece: Bus travel from Ancient Epidavros, athens int, nafplio
athens int, nafplio, last bus: Hello again Gary, = follow up = The BUSES to Athens & NAFPLIO leave from the main site ... the THEATER . Nothing I can find anywhere says that there is a stop in the village. (Also...there is apparently NO bus to Corinth from Epidavros.) Good...

Greece: Drive Tour of Peloponnese, right hand drive cars, hand drive cars
right hand drive cars, hand drive cars, roads freeway: Marie I loved my first driving trip to the Peloponnese. I am originally from England...so grew up (for a while) driving on the left of the road as well. I have had so many trips driving right hand drive cars on the right in Europe and rented and owned...

Greece: taxi from Kalabaka to Igoumenitsa
Yiasou Susie, Thanks for the question, Well, I can understand why you would not want to bus it from KALAMBAKA to IGOUMENITSA. With the wait time at point A and then Trikala and Ioannina, prior to getting to point - B (IGOU), it can take most of the...

Greece: Transfer. Meteors to corfu, Bus Schedule info to Igou
Bus Schedule info to Igou: Yiasou TY, here is the update I promised you earlier in the day ... kalambaka to trikala 2-euro and the bus runs 3 times an hour for the 20-min trip TRIKALA to IOANNINA is 3 hours, costs 14.60 euro and departs trikala daily at 0800 and 1500. IOANNINA...

Greece: Kefalonia/Zakythos/Olympia/Paros
I suggest to do what suits you better … ! I will give you some data and then you can decide! In order to go to Ancient Olympia from Killini you have to travel first to Pyrgos and then take another bus to Olympia. From Killini to Pirgos there...

Greece: travel to crete etc.
Fay Hello and I am truly sorry to be sooooo long in answering. I was traveling, but that s no excuse, just an explanation. As I lived in Crete for 9 years and created CreteTravel.com - website and company is now onwed and run by the supremely capable...

Greece: getting to kefalonia from patras, Kefalonia to Patra
Kefalonia to Patra: Hello thanks for the question, Unfortunately so far there are not any lines from Sami Kefalonia to Patra. The ship company Levante Ferries applied for this route but they haven’t got permission yet. So far the best way to get from Kefalonia to Patra is...

Greece: Public Transport from Thessaloniki to Drama, Thessaloniki Dramma bus
Thessaloniki Dramma bus: Hello Sally, I am sorry for the delay in answering your question but I was travelling on business trip and I didn’t have any spare time. As volunteers in this project, there are times that we need to define our priorities based on our professional and...

Greece: Zagori : minimarkets, groceries ?, Zagori, specialties
Zagori, specialties: Hello Jenny, Unfortunately there are no super markets with big variety of goods in the area of Zagori. The nearest city is that of Konitsa where you can buy supplies. There are two bakery stores, one on Tsepelovo and one in Kipi. In the village aspraggeloi...

Greece: Igoumenitsa to Kalambaka
Hello Anna, It is a bit difficult to go straight from Igoumenitsa to Trikala. Actually there is no bus for such trip. It is better to travel to Thessaloniki and then get the train to Athens. Actually from Corfu there is a bus at 8:15 and 13:30, to Thessaloniki...

Greece: 3-9 October 2007, intercity train, would like more information
intercity train, would like more information, monastries: From my personal experience, renting campervans is not cheap in Greece. You should expect to pay around 100 Euro / day, and of course fuel consumption is pretty high so if you travel big distances the cost increases dramatically. Also, I don t have any contacts...

Greece: 3-9 October 2007, intercity train, would like more information
intercity train, would like more information, monastries: There are 6 out of the 24 monasteries that are in operation: Megalo Meteoro, Varlaam, Agias Triadas, Agiou Stefanou, Rousanou, and Agiou Nikolaou Anapafsa. The monasteries are close to the town of Kalampaka. To get to Kalampaka from Athens, the best way...

Greece: 5 days in greece , leaving 9th October, agia triada, agios nikolaos
agia triada, agios nikolaos, picnic basket: Yiasou Tanya, Thank you for the question, Trikala is 30-minutes on the bus from Kalambaka, the base of the Meteora Monastaries. You can catch a bus around 8:AM out of Trikala and get to Kalmabaka with time to spare before the first bus leaves for Meteora...

Greece: 6 days in Greece, coed dorms, hotel leto
coed dorms, hotel leto, sex coed: Yiasou Rob, Hi...Mr. Followup here ... Spelling mistake in my last ... Plaks should have been PLAKA...sorry. Cheap digs on Santorini are tough to find, however there is SANTORINI CAMPING...on line it is www.santorinicamping.gr. (check it out)...

Greece: 7 days trip, yiasou, monastiraki
yiasou, monastiraki, travling: yiasou Joanne, thanks for the questions, Honeymoon ? You are planning it ? What about the dude (hubby) or are you going solo ? He might have a say in all of this ? Anyhow ... April 19 is in 2-months and Weather should be really nice...crisp... and...

Greece: Accomodation in Athens, compsites, athens area
compsites, athens area, varkiza: Yiasou Alan, Thank you for the question, There are lots of compsites in and around the Athens area. MY favorites are located south of the city and close to bus as well as tram service into the city. They are VOULA CAMPING (210-895-2712, 210-895-3248.)...

Greece: Adapters, Converters and Transformers, fry s electronics, 220 volt
fry s electronics, 220 volt, different voltage: In Greece (and most European countries - except England) they use a different kind of plug outlet and additionally there is different voltage (220 Volts) than in the US (110 Volts). (1) Usually most electronics (cameras, camcorders, laptops) can handle...

Greece: Address, anthens, rough time
anthens, rough time, lydia: Hi Dave, I m having a rough time with Filothg but the rest is as follows: 12 Olympionikou (street and number) 15237 is the zip code. Send a letter as follows: 12 Olympionikou Filothg/anthens T.T. 15237 The name prior to Athens must be one...

Greece: Adressing mail to Greece, ios greece, question lives
ios greece, question lives, po box number: yiassis Jay, thank you for the question, You have the address down pretty well... subject in question (bar, club,person, etc) Attn: (name of manager etc) IF you have one. address (like: #18 Sprio Mercouri) (or PO BOX number) [IF none: just go with...

Greece: Advice about a destination in Greece?, ferry ticket, high tide
ferry ticket, high tide, sea side: Yiasou Cristina, REF your trip: You did say you were going in September, NO? Because August in out of the question ... NO ROOMS on the islands and NO ferry ticket to the island without a room reservation...Greece experiencing a VERY large influx of tourists...

Greece: Advise on Crete, flower gardens, joe joe
flower gardens, joe joe, short stay: Joe Planning an itinerary is more than I can possibly manage for you at present. But if you look at our website at http://www.cretetravel.com you will be able to plan many parts of your visit with its help. Then if you have one or two either/or and clear...

Greece: Agoriani, ski resort area, oricle
ski resort area, oricle, central greece: Yiasou again(?) Kristal, Effaristo for the Q, AGORIANI is located to the North of Athens. It is a mountain village near Mt Parnassus. It is also not that far from the Oricle of Delphi. I am sure that if you were to go to the nearby larger village of...

Greece: Airline schedules, iraklion crete, aegean air
iraklion crete, aegean air, airline schedules: Yiasou Gerry, thank you for the question, This is an attempt at a followup to my recent ans. The computer I am using today is NOT GOOD ! So any spelling mistakes of whateverr is NOT my fault ! SAMOS-FLIGHT = Flights 5-daily 1-hr - 73 Euro. RHODES...

Greece: Airport to Ferries, taxi info, name of vessel
taxi info, name of vessel, piraeus: Yiasou Marisa, thankyou for the Q, If you get the breaks you can make it ... It will take you 45-minutes from the time you get into the taxi at the airport until you get out in Piraeus at the port, at your vessel. Aproximate cost 30-euro. More then...

Greece: Airport Transfers, traveling to greece, athens airport
traveling to greece, athens airport, hr trip: Yiasou Helen, thankyou for the Q, Depends on WHICH Hotel ACROPOL it is...There are many...2 that I know of are in GREECE. One is in Halandri...the other is in Delphi...Each about the same price (50-60Euro range a nite)...NOT bad at all if split three...

Greece: Alone, Young?, holiday in greece, greek population
holiday in greece, greek population, greek students: Sorry for taking so long to answer, I have been travelling this week. It sounds like you want to visit Greece and live as a Greek, and not just be an ordinary tourist, which is great! Most tourists in Greece enjoy the sun, beach, food, and history, but...

Greece: Apartment for long-term rent, peaceful living, high desert
peaceful living, high desert, quiet village: Anna I think Crete may be just right for you...or may not. To be honest - I am willing to speak with you by phone about this as it is such a subjective subject and the answer for You depends on Your likes and dislikes etc. Let me know how to contact...

Greece: The Apollon Palace, chocolate mousse cake, yiasou
chocolate mousse cake, yiasou, glyfada: Yiasou Jan, thank you for the questions ... Well, apparently my friend in Glyfada area has done the Greek thing...left the area in august for the islands. But I will keep your question on file and will try to get back to you by October 7th. If I...

Greece: April in Greece, holiday crowd, time in greece
holiday crowd, time in greece, beautiful time: Hello Edie April is a beautiful time in Greece. The poppies are popping, the trees are blooming, the weather is warming up but usually isn t too hot, and in general, it is a lovely time to explore the countryside. That said, unless you go to the Rhodes or...

Greece: April in Santorini?, black sand beach, cold wine
black sand beach, cold wine, going to greece: It depends on what you classify as too off-season. It will definitely be quiet, a lot of the hotels, restaurants, and other amenities closed... but there are permanent residents there so there is life on the island year round. One note - Greek easter...

Greece: Areas on Santorini, queston, thruout
queston, thruout, oia: Yiasou Christa, Thanks for the queston, Transportation thruout Santorini is achually pretty good. Buses run round from 6:30 AM to around midnite. After that it is taxi time (and since the island is known for high prices the taxis try to live up to the...

Greece: ATV Holiday in Greece, halkidiki peninsula, mount pelion
halkidiki peninsula, mount pelion, mainland greece: Pretty much dirt roads are all over greece, so I think the main aspect to figure out is where you rent from and how far you want to go. My recommendations are mostly in mainland Greece: --The east (north and central mainly) coast (aegean side) of Evia...

Greece: ATV rental in Santorini, good tidings, old coins
good tidings, old coins, calh: Yia-Susan, Thanks for the question, Good thing you did not go lately ... lots of rain on Crete and in general the seas have NOT been the best for ships on the Med. But perhaps that means good tidings for Nov!. Will see ... Don t know if I can answer...

Greece: Athens, typical cuisine, ancient agora
typical cuisine, ancient agora, vantage point: Hi Jessica Sorry for the delayed reply - I thought I responded but it seems I never clicked send! You can try the athensstudios.gr website, the owners have been running a hostel in Athens for a number of years, and now they have furnished rentals at very...

Greece: Athens - 3 days?, acropolis select hotel, greek antiquities
acropolis select hotel, greek antiquities, puppet workshop: Hello Gigi, There is much to see and do in Athens, and since honestly 3 days is not enough time to really experience much beyond the historical center, I will try to offer some suggestions for what is generally considered more on the beaten path . The area...

Greece: Athens Airport Metro, piraeus port, athens airport
piraeus port, athens airport, metro line: yia sou Don, QUESTION: METRO LINE OPERATION ? Answer: Further info ... NOT in operation is firm and even though they are trying, it seems unlikely that it will be up and operational before the Olympics...more likely in 2005. But that should not...

Greece: Athens in August 2006, hotel glaros, plaka area
hotel glaros, plaka area, athens airport: Yaisou Wayne, Thanks for the Q . Airport to Piraeas (Pireaus)(Piraeus)whatever ... IF you are NOT in a hurry (difference in time perhaps 15-min) ...take the BUS for 3-euro...stow your bags in the busses large baggage area. Hand carry the small ones....

Greece: Athens/ Avolonaria/ Evoia, electra palace hotel, central athens
electra palace hotel, central athens, grande bretagne: In Evoia many things amongst which: - Halkida town - Edikpsos spas and springs - Karistos nice small seaside village - Eretrea - including archaeology (near Halkida) Avolonaria we do not Know!! Avlona is on the way from Athens to Halkida, there is...

Greece: Athens airport - Piraeus, port of piraeus, airport athens
port of piraeus, airport athens, athens airport: Yassis D, Thanks for the question, If you pack lightly and are not in too much of a rush I say, take the Bus ... about 3-euro each. Takes you right to Piraeus...There is a bus that goes to Syndagma...make sure you get on the bus that is going to the...

Greece: Athens, Crete, and Corfu, apartments in corfu, going to greece
apartments in corfu, going to greece, smylie: patras 2 a day 8 hr 27 eu Yassis Dawna, thank you for your question, No getting around it CORFU can be expensive. However in May it may still be able to get something less expensive. You can call 26610-26-133, and hope they speak English. This is...

Greece: Athens, Crete, and...?, santa monica ca, agios nikolaos
santa monica ca, agios nikolaos, entering turkey: Audryn From well out of range of KCRW I would say that the water connection with Turkey...but to the nearest point say in Rhodes or nearby islands, is not easy to provide information for. From Istanbul to Crete there is no regular or in fact, there...

Greece: Athens and day trips to other places, cape sounion, private tour guides
cape sounion, private tour guides, ktel buses: Hello again Grace, REF: Cape Sounion ... Orange-striped KTEL buses leave from Alexandros & 28 Oktovriou-Patission (near Areos Park) every hr fm 0630 until 1830 hrs. 4.50 Euro (9 R/T)...(called the Mavromateon 14 bus stop) ... takes 2hrs+ as it makes many...

Greece: Athens, Greek Isles June, half day tours, euro train
half day tours, euro train, town flavor: Hello again Terry, Depends on what you like I suppose: DELPHI is located in the mountains, takes 3-hours on the local non-tour bus for a price of 23-euro r/t...runs 4-times a day. You can go early in the morning, spend the afternoon there and catch...

Greece: Athens July 08, greek experience, romantic spots
greek experience, romantic spots, beautiful place: Hello Chirag Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Greece is a beautiful place to honeymoon and I can think of a number of very romantic spots - but I need a bit more information from you. Like most big cities, prices are all over the place - are you...

Greece: Athens in Late October, coffee places, hangout place
coffee places, hangout place, monastiraki: Hi Jessica Indeed, it is not the best time to go to the greek islands. Temperatures will be around 60-65F, and there are not many tourists around. It is very beautiful and serene, but it sounds like you want something more lively. The big cities will...

Greece: Athens lodging June 24th0June 26th, tickets to Hellenic festival, any friends to hook up?, athens lodging, hellenic festival
athens lodging, hellenic festival, cheapest flights: Hi Jackie, Have not as yet been able to track down an achual Herod Atticus schedule for June. All round it but nothing exacting. Apparently everyone from the Stones to Sting will be in Athens performing somewhere but still working on the Venue in question....

Greece: Athens/Mainland, corinth canal, pistaccios
corinth canal, pistaccios, kodak moment: Yiasou Karen, Thanks for the question, It s a good one...and depends to some extent on time and money. You could get a hotel in Plaka area of Athens, spend some time walking the area (Syndagma, flea market, Acropolis, forum, park, changing of guard, museums,...

Greece: Athens - Marathon, athens marathon, tour busses
athens marathon, tour busses, athens city: Yiasou Giam, Thanks for the question, Hope you are enjoying Marathon, the site of the famous battle and subsequent 26-mile + [42K] event that bears its name. Long live Phidippides! Best way to see the sites is by car or taxi as the sites are spread-out....

Greece: Athens-Meteora Day Trip, budget trip, planning a budget
budget trip, planning a budget, weather problems: Yiasou Lubna, Thankyou for the question, (I got some extra time) Here is an update for you on your question: I believe you could do Meteora by either shortening your Athens stay by ONE nite and stay in Kalambaka (it will be snowy and colder up there),...

Greece: Athens to Meteora via Eurail, yiasou, hr trip
yiasou, hr trip, ticket man: Yiasou Stacey, thankyou for the question ... Been away fm the computer since thursday and the Q s are piling up ... Sorry if I am too brief but .... Eurail is nice if you include Greece into the mix with say Italy and France and/or Germany...and train down...

Greece: Athens to Metoria, picnic lunch, northern greece
picnic lunch, northern greece, monastic community: Yiasou Joyce, thank you for the Q, Monday...Ref: METEORA .. In Athens Take the METRO in Syndagma station to Sepolia. Then walk to the LARISSA station. (or take a taxi from your hotel). The trains go from Larissa station to Northern Greece. There are...

Greece: Athens Metro, athens metro, metro subway
athens metro, metro subway, athen airport: Hello again Richard, I see that my favorite GUIDE BOOK TO GREECE is now on the shelves for 2005 ... If you can, go to a library and check out LET S GO GREECE - 2005 ... It may give you answers to many questions ... it costs about $20 in stores, but if...

Greece: Athens and Mykonos, cape sounion, yiasou
cape sounion, yiasou, travel by train: Yiasou Katherine, thanks for the question, I am afraid I have been on vacation and not at the computer for last few days...so this is probably too late ... sorry ! Any hotel in the area of Syndagma will be easy access to tours...like the one to Sounion....

Greece: Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, athens acropolis, sunset cocktail
athens acropolis, sunset cocktail, little venice: Hi Rita, Yes you can and I suggest you do. Athens-From the port of Pireas ask directions for the Pireas train station. It s right across from where the local ferries dock. You ll need to purchase tickets inside the station before boarding the train....

Greece: Athens-Naxos-Santorini tour July 22-29, hellenic seaways, santorini tour
hellenic seaways, santorini tour, hotel naxos: Yiasou Jimmy D, thanks for the questions, Well I don t really do insights on any places that I really do not know about, however the places you mention are all very nice, clean...should have no problems. the Hotal Grotta in Naxos (www.hotelgrotta.gr)...

Greece: Athens to Olympia & Corinth - in a day!, pirgos, information booth
pirgos, information booth, siteseeing: Yiasou Kristy, Thank you for the question, In September it should not be any problem catching a bus headed toward Olympia ... there are ONLY 2 that go direct and you will be too late for them. However you can catch a bus for either Patras or PIRGOS and...

Greece: Athens-Santorini-Mykonos-Athens, athens greece, travelers inn
athens greece, travelers inn, storage fee: Yiasou Jessica, thankyou for the question, I have been offline for about a week and q s are piling up so I will have to be Brief if that is possible...If I miss anything please Q me again...I will be offline again between 25th of Jan and 9th of Feb 2007.......

Greece: Athens-Santorini-Mykonos-Athens?, mykonos santorini, piraeus port
mykonos santorini, piraeus port, traveling to greece: Yiasou Laurie, and thank you for your question, I understand the motion sickness thing ... it can be clastrophobic on the faster ferries and can cost 2X a much. In May it is not necessary to book ferry tickets in advance. The only overnite you might...

Greece: Athens to Santorini, greek waters, greek experience
greek waters, greek experience, economy class: Yiasou Greg, thanks for the question, Let me check on those classes for you. these are fairly new and designed I am sure to take more $$$ from you. but I will check. I would say that the overnite for you would be best out of Piraeus...getting into...

Greece: Athens...shorts and cheap eats, central athens, yiasou
central athens, yiasou, greek summer: yiasou Greg, thanks for the question, Don t worry about the shorts, everybody wears them, especially tourists...whether it be in the Plaka or on the islands. About the only places where you might not want to wear shorts are places where indoor activities...

Greece: Athens transportation, greek island cruise, companion ticket
greek island cruise, companion ticket, metro bus: yia sou again Richard ... a quick reply now as the place is closing in about 10-minutes ... Not positive of the price at 20-Euro into downtown Athens. Might be a bit more ... Only do the Metro double from and to the airport ... 12-Euro for two-traveling...

Greece: Athens trip October, pirgos, hrs 10
pirgos, hrs 10, patras: Yiasou Michael, thankyou for the question, OLYMPIA PASSAGE...Achually several ways to go, so when you get to Athens go to train station ( Larisis ...get there from the Syndagma metro)...ask the ticket-info window for the best route... TRAIN will afford...

Greece: Athens, suburban rail, metro station
suburban rail, metro station, baggage claim: I believe it is gate E6 right across from the metro station. Traffic is pretty heavy at that time, if you take a taxi it might the best way. You can check out the available suburban rail and metro schedules, if you finish with baggage claim and your flight...

Greece: Aug.15th in Santorini, western crete, island of crete
western crete, island of crete, roof tops: Yiasou Jayne, Thankyou for the question, I believe you will be alright. In Athens, nothing really closes, and going to Mykonos 10 - 13 should be OK as long as you have something booked . If not, you will in all likelihood, still be greeted by locals...

Greece: getting to Avlonaria on Evia, delphi 2, yiasou
delphi 2, yiasou, picnic areas: Yiasou Karen, Thank you for the question, EVIA is a long narrow island that runs from N to S just off the eastern edge of the mainland. Not far from Athens. I went there by car but I think you would be better off going by Train out of Athens (5-Euro)...19-trips...

Greece: accommodation in Athens, olympics in athens, spain costa del sol
olympics in athens, spain costa del sol, mob scene: yia sou MIRKO, This is going to be a rough year for anyone going to Greece and August would be the positively worst month to go...The idea that you even could get a room in Athens in August is amazing...Have you not heard, this is the year of the OLYMPICS...

Greece: accommodation in Athens, athens centre, athens airport
athens centre, athens airport, pireas: Mirko Finding cheaper accommodation in Athens this August with the olympic games taking place may be tricky. I would serach for hotels in Pireaus (Pireas) which is the port area of Athens - it may help. Pireaus is accessible by a direct bus from Athens...

Greece: accommodation in Athens, rental car rates, night person
rental car rates, night person, transportation issues: Hi Mirko, You are going there during the Olympics, that s the problem. Everything around Athens is already getting a little crazy. I m going there Aug 1-Aug 20 and the rental car rates for that time have jumped 50%. Flights the same thing. Hotels, same...

Greece: accomondation in Kalambaka, afternoon bus, cheap options
afternoon bus, cheap options, miltos: Hello Elena, Yes, it is possible to find a double room for less than 40 Euros. In fact, I took my friends from Thessaloniki to Meteora in August, and they stayed at a double room for 35 Euros (17,5 per person). Kalampaka has more cheap options than...

Greece: how to address a letter to greece, prefecture, postal code
prefecture, postal code, greece: Kelly We have not seen an address start with anything like OLG 38 but the rest of the address is easy: So I would put - Name OLG 38 38222 Volos Magnissia GREECE That should do it. But as said, the OLG 38 is a mystery to us. Best wishes...

Greece: affordable family camping on the Islands, karda beach camping, family campgrounds
karda beach camping, family campgrounds, captain corelli: Hello again Ben, Ferry service with vehicle-onboards is available out of KYLLINI...to get there head WEST to Patras in the Peleponesse and then keep going W/S/W to the end of the road...it is WAY WEST about 50-km past Patras. Another route would be to...

Greece: airfare, going to greece, durango colorado
going to greece, durango colorado, flight segment: Halla I used to fly from Prescott, Arizona to Greece. Of course I had to take a local flight (America West) to Phoenix and then either BA to London and a European flight to Athens - or A flight to Dallas/New York/baltimore, depending on the airline...

Greece: appropriate atire, hawaiian style shirts, exercise clothes
hawaiian style shirts, exercise clothes, weekend lunch: Well, I don t think it matters much if you stick out and you should wear whatever is more comfortable to you. Attire is different in big cities, touristy places, and small places/villages. People tend to dress more casually at smaller places and villages....

Greece: getting around greece, greek bible, plaka area
greek bible, plaka area, islands of greece: Yassis ISA, effaisto for the question, I am traveling myself and naturally have forgotten my Greek bible on prices etc ... So I will get back to you on that. Since it is now NOVEMBER it is unlikely you will be going there anytime soon...If you...

Greece: athen-delphi-meteroa, summer train, train schedules
summer train, train schedules, bus schedules: This will be quite hard to do both and get back to Athens in the same day, unless you rent a car (or a taxi, but this is usually expensive). I highly recommend planning to spend the night in one of two places. You will need to take a bus to go to Delphi...

Greece: from athen to Istanbul, plane train, alexandroupoli
plane train, alexandroupoli, way travel: Yiasou George, thanks for the question, The PLANE costs are LOTS and LOTS more then the train BUT if you are in a hurry and can afford it go by plane. Less then 2-hour trip verses 24-hours. But if you want adventure and have the time and REALLY in...

Greece: athens hostels and transport, hugo street, athens international
hugo street, athens international, athens airport: Yiasou Gemma, thanks for the question, If you TAXI there is a good chance they will take you direct to the AIYH, and there is also a good chance that you will pay about 30-35 euro. You could take the direct bus #95 at the airport. For 3-euro each it...

Greece: athens and nafplio, attalos, baseball fan
attalos, baseball fan, nafplion: Yiasou Tracy, Thankyou for your question , Unless you can get an Olympia tour bus out of Naphlion (might be possible as lots of tourists are going that way, check with the agency there...also for directions if you plan to go on your own as follows): Leaving...

Greece: athens in september, athens acropolis, corinth canal
athens acropolis, corinth canal, friend jet: Yiasou Joanie, Thank you for the question, About a week, staying with a friend Jet lag and visiting with this friend will take care of the first day. That leaves 5. You will need at least one day totally dedicated to Athens...(Acropolis,Plaka,...

Greece: athens, temple of olympian zeus, free luggage storage
temple of olympian zeus, free luggage storage, herodes atticus: Greetings MAU, REF LODGING in ATHENS: (If I mention ANYTHING that these places have and don t preface it with the word FREE, you can bet there IS a slight FEE added.) ATHENS INTERNATIONAL HOSTEL: in the newly renovated OMONIA Square area Victor Hugo...

Greece: Backpacking Greece in winter?, dugmore, ferry services
dugmore, ferry services, ferry service: Hey Kevin! The bus service is pretty much the same, mainland speaking. The ferry service is very-very sporadic. It does get totally minimized during the winter months and if the Aegean is windy and wavy, one can get stranded in the islands for a while....

Greece: Backpacking in Greece, ancient corinth, corinth canal
ancient corinth, corinth canal, backpacking trip: Hi Yan, If you ll be going in the summertime, I d stick to the islands. Too hot for the rest, unless you ll head into northern Greece (Thessaloniki,Makedonia etc). The only way I d do the mainland would be if I were to follow the shoreline, say around...

Greece: Backpacking in Greek Islands, euro rail pass, pass inter rail
euro rail pass, pass inter rail, going to greece: Yia sou Diogo, Bien Grazias por the Q s (like my espanole? NOT!) Anyway...great questions...brings back great memories of when I went that route on the Euro-rail pass. INTER-Rail Tkt s are very similiar to Euro-rail and if you can get 2nd class...

Greece: Bari - Santorini, euro rail pass, port of piraeus
euro rail pass, port of piraeus, yiasou: Yiasou Sophie, As to busses out of igoumenitsa, could be a problem at this time of the season as there will be other people using the same route. There are 4-direct busses a day to Athens out of IGOU. There are 2-in the morning I know of....the first...

Greece: Bed & Breakfast in Athens, kitchen towels, service kitchen
kitchen towels, service kitchen, omonia: Yia sou Real, Usually, pensiones and hotels come with breakfast either included or for a small additional fee. Rooms-to-let, while common on the islands are not very much in evidence in Athens. There are a couple of hostels in Omonia and Pangrati. ...

Greece: Bed and Breakfasts in Athens in August, international hostel, athens international
international hostel, athens international, dryades: Yiasou Sherrie, Ref ur last .. Small hotels & pensions ... Try the ones I mentioned ... the PELLA, TEMPI ... also the ADONIS HOTEL on Kodrou #3 (21032 49 737) ... At the time you are going the price will be about 50 Euro per nite (brkfst included)...

Greece: Bed and breakfast, greek ferry, budget price
greek ferry, budget price, greek easter: Hi Richard, April is off season in Greece. Usually I d say everything will be 50% discounted including hotels but Greek Easter is celebrated on April 11th in 2004. Expect airline tickets, hotels, pretty much everything to increase during the week prior...

Greece: Best Greek Island to party, beautifull beaches, city atmosphere
beautifull beaches, city atmosphere, cheap drinks: yia sou Agnes, thanks for the question, Sound like MY type of woman ! Here is a list, not necessarily a correct one, of party islands and perhaps a line or two on why or what . 1) IOS ... Fab. camp site on the beach that goes 24/7. Cheap drinks...

Greece: Best Greek Islands for Honeymoon, honeymoon island, second honeymoon
honeymoon island, second honeymoon, calh: Yaisou Atul, I saw your Q in the general file on Greek travel , not directed to me as is usual , so I am late in answering ... sorry ... Myconos is 50-50 gay but that just adds to its fun flavour. However, SANTORINI is truly the Honeymoon island...just...

Greece: Best time to get airline tickets, corinth canal, donkey ride
corinth canal, donkey ride, free beaches: Dear Gail, thanks for the question, Guess that you mean in the year 2005 (June) . Perfect month to enjoy Santorini and the perfect place as Santorini specializes in Marraiges & honeymoons . It is truely an awesome place the likes of which will even...

Greece: Best time to go, tourist onslaught, frequent flyer miles
tourist onslaught, frequent flyer miles, yiasou: Yiasou Jennifer, thankyou for your question, The most ideal time of year to be in Greece is anytime in May, the earlier the better. Toward the end of May the crowds will be picking up and the weather will be getting up there. But 1st thru 15th the sun...

Greece: Bus from ioannina to athens, athens airport, yassou
athens airport, yassou, ioannina: Yiasou JO ... Thanks for the question... NO PROBLEM ... There are about 10-buses a day to Athens. The last one out of IOANNINA is at Midnite ... gets into Athens around 5:30 in the morning. Cost: 29 Euro. October 8th is a Sunday nite I believe...

Greece: Bus Route Query, exact times, meteora
exact times, meteora, bus route: Yiasou Sumes, thanks for the inquiry, I am on vacation but did find a computer so I will try to give you a brief answer ... You should go via PATRAS. Patras has a large busy bus termninal with busses going to many locations including accross the water...

Greece: Bus service in Greece, olympia athens, bus busses
olympia athens, bus busses, olympia area: Yiasou Diane, Ref your question as to reserving ... since it is the public transport and not a tour, reserving a seat is very difficult...there are several busses going to and from Athens and Olympia area, so it is basically a scrum. However when you arrive,...

Greece: Bus station in Thessaloniki, intercity bus, ktel
intercity bus, ktel, approximate price: There is no way to go by train. Get on bus #1 or #78 towards KTEL (the station name is KTEL Macedonia station and it is the main intercity bus station in the city). Alternatively, you can take a taxi to the bus station. In the bus station, look for KTEL...

Greece: Bus travel - Athens to Patras, athens airport, frequent service
athens airport, frequent service, information desk: Sorry I didn t reply earlier, I am travelling in the USA right now. You are sharing the same frustration as everyone else regarding the bus schedules. There are no centralized bus schedules right now online. To get to Patra from the Athens airport by...

Greece: Buses from Athens to Delphi, Olympia and Napflion, auto machanic, pirgos
auto machanic, pirgos, argos: Yiasou Emma, thank you for the question, Easy enough.... In ATHENS catch the DELPHI BUS at 0730-hrs from TERMINAL B @ Liossion 260: Getting to this station involves taking the Blue Bus #024 from Amalias (that is near Syndagma square outside the National...

Greece: backpacking around greek islands in September, port of piraeus, dodecanese islands
port of piraeus, dodecanese islands, yiasou: Yiasou Shirley, thanks you for the question, 2008 ??? Long time to plan ... I imagine that you should be able to find a good rate down to Greece out of the UK on one the relatively new cut-rate airlines...if they are still cut rate at that time. Probably...

Greece: backpacking itinerary, cycladic island, piraeus port
cycladic island, piraeus port, euro fm: Yiasou Marnie, thank you for the question, IF you have time, change you arrival destination to CORFU! (not sure on the price increase)...Would save you travel time for sure. 19-days is certainly enough time however to spend time at each of the places...

Greece: battery chargers, pay as you go cell phone, fry s electronics
pay as you go cell phone, fry s electronics, battery chargers: 1. Check if your chargers work with 220 Volts (in the US, it s 110 Volt) - you will find this information on the charger itself. --If so, you just need a plug adapter because the outlets in the wall accept a different shape of plug. You can find these...

Greece: best of greece, change buses, athens airport
change buses, athens airport, local train: I personally recommend Delphi for a day trip, though Olympia is a more organized site. For Delphi, take the bus to Amfisa and then a local bus to Delphi. The bus company is called KTEL NOMOU FOKIDOS. Ask your hotel for directions to the bus terminal....

Greece: best way to thessaloniki, athens airport, arahova
athens airport, arahova, busstop: FOLLOW UP ...Yiasou Maria, Thanks for the question, JUST A BIT MORE...DISTOMO is big enough to have a busstop,though I cannot find it...however, from the nearby village of ARAHOVA there is a busstop that will take you to DELPHI or to LEIVIDIA. Here...

Greece: best way to trravel with money, euro travellers, travellers checks
euro travellers, travellers checks, travelling to greece: Deborah Apologies for taking so long to get to your question. I would bring as much cash as possible. Or, if you do not like carrying cash bring Euro travellers cheques which you can cash at banks and perhaps use to pay some hotel bills. Yes - you...

Greece: boat travel within greek islands, calh, boat travel
calh, boat travel, greek islands: Yiasou NANCY, I was not sent this Q directly so I am a bit late in answering ... Santorini to Myconos daily Dolphin in the afternoon (around 2pm) Cost is about 30-Euro and takes a couple hours. Also there is the regular ferry...takes about 4 hours...

Greece: bringing packets of over-the-counter medication powder on airplanes, ziplock baggie, aspirin bottle
ziplock baggie, aspirin bottle, elizabeth thanks: yiasou Elizabeth, Thanks for the question, If you put the medication in your checked baggage there is NO problem. Hand carry just what you need for the flight with you. Like put the pills in a aspirin bottle or in a little ziplock baggie. Denn...

Greece: bus connection from athens airport to ioannina, athens airport, yiasou
athens airport, yiasou, train connections: Yiasou Kathrin, Thank you for the question, and here is the answer: www.Athensguide.com/practicalinfo/ check this site out ... scroll down to: Busses Terminal A (I believe it is) ... go down to the I and you might find what you are looking...

Greece: bus from thesaloniki to alexandroupolis, yiasou, thesaloniki
yiasou, thesaloniki, hr trip: Yiasou Cosmina, thank you for the question, LOTS OF BUSSES & TRAINS GO TO THESSALONIKI. Easily 10 busses per day (4 1/2-5 hr trip) about 20-euro. TRAINS: 4 1/2 to 6 hrs (reg. & express) about 8-per day, and cheaper then the bus. Cost ranges from...

Greece: bus travel to ancient corinth from athens?, private travel agency, ancient corinth
private travel agency, ancient corinth, corinth canal: Yiasou David, Thanks for the question. First you will have to take a bus from the airport into Athens. From the downtown area (Syndagma) you will have get to BUS TERMINAL-A at KIFISSOU #100. Blue bus #051 from Zinonos & Menandrou (near Omonia Sq) will...

Greece: bus travel and availability, vikos gorge, rail europe
vikos gorge, rail europe, train company: You can take a bus from Kalampaka (Meteora) to Ioannina, there is frequent service. Unfortunatelly, the bus schedules are not posted on any web site. You can call 14-21 while you are in Greece. For the local buses to Vikos and Papingo, you can also call...

Greece: Car Rental in Crete, chania prefecture, car rental in crete
chania prefecture, car rental in crete, autoeurope: yia sou Jerry, thanks for the question, There are several reantal agencies in the Chania prefecture. If you rent for at least 3-days from one of the franchised agencies that have several offices on Crete you may be able to get a one-way with no-drop...

Greece: Car rental in Neapoli Peloponnese, rental car agencies, mi scusi
rental car agencies, mi scusi, kythira: Buon Giorno Guido, Thanks for the followup. Not unusual at this time of year. However by Mid May the Peloponnese will be alive again and both the airport and along the waterfront there should be more then enough rental car agencies and they don t care where...

Greece: Cheap accomodations, ripoff artists, ferry docks
ripoff artists, ferry docks, ala carte: Yia sou Sam, thanks for the question... If you go to GREECE prior to July or after August you;ll find it easier to get around and prices will be slightly less. But in general here is how it works... You go to Athens, then at 6:30AM, catch the SUBWAY...

Greece: Cheap travel is what I'm looking for, mainland greece, student travelers
mainland greece, student travelers, inexpensive transportation: HI Angee, You may have to give up not-touristee for cheap to start off. And you may have to spend just a bit to get some good leads. First off, in the library check out a book called Lets Go Europe (or Lets Go Greece ) ... free for 3-weeks...

Greece: Cheap travel from Turkey to Greece, calh, summer period
calh, summer period, departure time: Yassis Ben, Thanks for the Question, You can take the Train from Istanbul to Athens for around 50-Euro ...It is a rather LONG trip ... 9-hours from Istanbul to Alexandroupoli (check departure time cost 21-Euro), then change for the Athens train (14-hrs,...

Greece: Citrons from Naxos, citrons, archaeological museum
citrons, archaeological museum, wiskey: Eli Sounds oh so interesting wish I knew - but I am very sorry I have no information at all about this. This is real long- shot that may, just may bear fruit, here is the phone number of the archaeological museum on Naxos perhaps you could call and may...

Greece: Corfu to athens, time in corfu, temple of zeus
time in corfu, temple of zeus, travelers inn: Hello again Ashley , Each year prices edge up for anything and everything and that includes lodging ... And then you are going to have to add in the dollars LOSS in value against the Euro (IF ur writing me from the USA that is). 2002 the dollar got...

Greece: Corfu-Meteroa-delphi-Athens, hellenic railways, buses and trains
hellenic railways, buses and trains, meteroa: Yiasou again Emily, On you 1st part...DELPHI to Patras Sunday evening...Don t show any busses going that way at all on sunday. Only choice is going via Athens. Athens is about 12-euro. 3-hrs, 6-per day. Last one for the day leaves at 6:PM . One...

Greece: Corfu, attractive places, amazing island
attractive places, amazing island, kefalonia: Greece is such an amazing place it is hard to choose which island is the best. Kefalonia is by far the prettiest of the ones I have visited. It has amazing beaches and restaurants. Kefalonia is also not as developed as some of the other islands like corfu...

Greece: Cost of a flight from Santorini to Athens, aegean airlines, olympic airlines
aegean airlines, olympic airlines, kudasai: Cheapest for a one-way fare in October from Santorini to Athens is 57 Euro, including taxes, on Olympic Airlines (71 Euro on Aegean Airlines). This is the fare at this moment on certain days, and you have to you make the reservations early. Prices can go...

Greece: Cost of taxi fromairport, yiasou, mydaughter
yiasou, mydaughter, athens airport: Yiasou Janice, thanks for the question, 10:10 PM ... that is probably the best way to go as you do not know the territory ... You could metro and walk there but for baggage and darkness ... TAXI is the best way to go. Just make sure you check at the...

Greece: CRETE, HERSONISSOS, carton prices, cigarette outlet
carton prices, cigarette outlet, hersonisos: Paul Hersonisos is a party/touristy/commercial holiday centre. There are scores of night clubs, rock, reggae, trance , prance and disco-thump bars and nightclubs. Hersonisos is not so big....a walk around on the fiorst day of arrival and you will find...

Greece: Crete - hostel - where to go?, kato zakros, natural history museum
kato zakros, natural history museum, budget travellers: Anabella Well, as you know your first time will be wonderful (and this time it is not all the boys just bragging!). I think it is best to make a reservation first....many stay at Rent Rooms Hellas, it is basic but you;ll find there are other budget...

Greece: Crete/Santorini/Mykonos, free luggage storage, mo ped
free luggage storage, mo ped, cool rooms: Hello again Kay, PART 2: CRETE As I said in #1, Crete is a very large island with lots to see and in only two days it will take a car or atleast a Mo-ped to even scratch the surface. Normally, you land by ferry at Heraklion, scramble for a place to...

Greece: Getting to and from Crete and Santorini, greek ports, dalmation coast
greek ports, dalmation coast, dubrovnic: Lindy I do recommend looking at Where Should I go in Crete on website www.CreteTravel.com and in general this, even if I say it, is the asiest to use guide about the island. In late October so far there have never been hydrofoil/catamarans still running...however...

Greece: Crete and Santornin, crete chania, overnight ferry
crete chania, overnight ferry, greek easter: Yassis Alicia, thank you for the question, Sorry for the delay, I have been away from the computer for the past week ... Athens to Crete ferry departs in the evening...take the subway for 1-euro direct to Piraeus...(25-min)...When you arrive at the port...

Greece: Cruise or Land?, princess cruise lines, fairfield inns
princess cruise lines, fairfield inns, greek cruise: yia sou Lisa, Thankyou for the questions, Those are the best months for cruising, although if you really want NO SUNBURN you could also throw in late April as well. For your mom I would think May or late Sept would be best. Most of the tours show...

Greece: Cyclades, highest mountain in greece, mainland greece
highest mountain in greece, mainland greece, athens area: The ferry schedules for November (and later) are not out yet. You can check out current schedules at www.gtp.gr and follow the link to the specific companies for pricing. There is connection to Hydra in the winter - it s probably by a regular boat and not...

Greece: Cyclades, yiasou, hotel in athens
yiasou, hotel in athens, travelling to greece: Yiasou Martine, Effaristo for the question ... I can report to you that YES indeed, you will be greeted again by the hoards of room-hawkers when you arrive at your port...This might be a good thing for August, when it might still be crowded. Be warned...

Greece: Cyprus, old churches, style accommodation
old churches, style accommodation, wks: yassis Judith, Thank you for the question ... I have been away from my desk traveling and just did return from Greece (Crete & Athens) ... I am now on way to Hawaii. I do have some info on Cyprus that I will try and get to you in the next day or two ......

Greece: cat and ferry to crete, chania crete, mainland greece
chania crete, mainland greece, speed ferries: Briony You will need to take a ferry to Crete from Greece (there are none which sail direct from Italy). For all ferry information and times www.CreteTravel.com/ferries is the place. I think you should telephone to double-check that your cat will...

Greece: chania, crete, chania crete, crete chania
chania crete, crete chania, traditional index: Maria You will or should, ceratinly enjoy Crete! Yes it is too big to see in 3 days...but you can see some great things while here. As a very effective rule of thumb, the moment you go inland you will see the real and traditional Crete. Crete...

Greece: cheap family travel to greece, indoor weather, party areas
indoor weather, party areas, time in greece: yiasou Lynn, Effaisto for the question... REF AUG: Good month for you and a good month for EVERYONE! Specially until the last week...Athens is good in August as it is SO HOT that the Athenians all seem to take their vacations along with the rest of...

Greece: cheap places, boondoogle, person tent
boondoogle, person tent, hard liquor: Yassou Laura, Thanks for the question, What a great boondoogle...go to Greece for a Wrestling match ! OK, IF they stay in Athens tell them to stay in Plaka area (which takes in Monastiraki and Syndagma, Flee market etc) Student ID or Traveler Card...

Greece: clothing needs, cutoff jeans, long skirt
cutoff jeans, long skirt, type shoes: Yassou Jeff, thanks for the question, Usually for casual dining you will be eating in places called tavernas ... (these are casual restaurants) ... and you can dine with shorts and tennis shoes, But usually they do require shirts. You will NOT...

Greece: corfu - athens, corfu, family holiday
corfu, family holiday, day trip: If you just want to go to Athens for a day trip, the only way I would recommend is flying there. Prices vary... Cheapest in the next month or so is about 130 Euro round trip (taxes included). Prices can easily go above 200 Euros though, so book as early...

Greece: where is corfu,greece on the map ?, corfu greece, calh
corfu greece, calh, coastal port: Yiasou Mary, Tanks for the Question, Find Albania on the map...Corfu is the big expanse of land just to the West. On some maps it might be spelled KERKERA or something similiar. Located well to the North of the Peleponesse in the Ionian Sea. CORFU...

Greece: corfu, fyr macedonia, yiasou
fyr macedonia, yiasou, greek border: Yiasou Andrea, Thanks for the Q, I am not to up on crossings into Greece from the North countrys... about the only thing I can help you with is the following: If you can get to THESSALONIKI in Northern Greece, you can catch a bus to IGOUMENITSA that...

Greece: crete gorge and luggage, crete gorge, open itinerary
crete gorge, open itinerary, crete travel: MJ Yes you can leave luggage at the main bus station in Chania. This is as good a bet as any....unless you are staying at the same hotel (for example) before and after this expedition, in which case they will usuallyu let you leave luggage with them. ...

Greece: crete in june for gay travellers, e mail address, gay travellers
e mail address, gay travellers, island of crete: Andrew, Thankyou for the kind words...was not able to read all of your remarks as they allow only 3 or 4 short lines. drop me a line at my jvilleden@hotmail.com e-mail address and we ll talk more. Can t believe you are in Ireland ... I love Ireland...never...

Greece: cruise??, greek isles cruise, cruise greek isles
greek isles cruise, cruise greek isles, dubrovnik croatia: Yassis Aliette, thankyou for your question, While the cruise sounds wonderful I have found it blissful but you end up seeing alot of sea and not much of the local flavor. On your own you will find it a bit rougher (as nothing will be laid out for you)...

Greece: Day trip around Athens, athens airport, yiasou
athens airport, yiasou, calh: Yiasou Joe (Zuojun), Thanks for the question, Short time, lot to do ... Spend the day you get there in downtown Athens. Plaka, Flea Market, Acropolis, Changing of Guard in Syndagma and a nice dinner in a taverna in Plaka area are all within walking...

Greece: Day trip to islands from Athens in October, agia marina, temple of apollo
agia marina, temple of apollo, nite spot: Yiassis Ann, in October if you get a choice which ferry, go with the regular one as you do not have to worry about reserving in advance and the cost is considerbly less. The distance to these near islands is usually less then 2-hours, so it is a...

Greece: Day trip, cape sounion, lunch photos
cape sounion, lunch photos, late trains: Hello again P , REF your last I really know of NO on-line reservation place for Greek trains ...or busses ... phone number you might try for the trains for RESERVATIONS is Peleponesse (international) then: 21052 97 777. timetables (in greek) www.ose.gr....

Greece: Day trips from Athens, ancient corinth, hydra island
ancient corinth, hydra island, corinth canal: Fira: Good for proximity in clubs, busy, there are rooms with a good view to the caldera Firostefani: Good view of the caldera, more upscale than fira. You need a car or a lot of walking to get to Fira. Oia: The most upscale place, no night life ...

Greece: Delos, blue star ferry, mythical story
blue star ferry, mythical story, greek mythology: yassis Anne, thanks for the question, The ferry leaves daily ( cept Mon) from the little dock beneath the windmills around 10-10:30 AM and returns around 2-PM...very short ride...Each ferry has its own guide...30-Euro including admission! The R/T ferry...

Greece: Delphi to Athens, indirect route, trikala
indirect route, trikala, last bus: Yiasou Denise, In answer to your question of the other day ... One or 2 routes you could take ... it is out of the way to go up by train ... soooo... DELPHI to LAMIA by BUS: 6-Euro...Busses leave between 1030-1900 hrs. 2-hrs. LAMIA (Bus station...

Greece: Delphi-Kalambaka by bus, delphi 4, delphi 7
delphi 4, delphi 7, yiasou: Yiasou ADAM, and thankyou for your question, Isn t it ironic that the guide books give you one direction and then omit the return times as though they do not exist, without even an explanation as to WHY !? As it is there are NO direct busses DELPHI to...

Greece: Delphi to Meteora, hr trip, calh
hr trip, calh, trikala: Yiasou Calla, thank you for the question, Yes I do ... DELPHI to LAMIA ... by BUS ... is 2hrs ... there are only 3 trips per day the 1st is at 0630 and the last is at 3PM. cost: is roughly 7-euro. LAMIA to TRIKALA: by Bus it is a 2 1/2 hr trip,...

Greece: Do's and Don'ts, colourful clothes, american foreign policy
colourful clothes, american foreign policy, little england: Ian Having lived in America, travelled in more countries than there are long distance phone offers in your mailbox a week, grown up in little England, and now living in Crete - I have to say that I do not believe Americans make any more (or less ) of the...

Greece: Dress code hersonissos, hersonisos, dress code
hersonisos, dress code, nightclubs: Steven So sorry the answer was delayed - I had typed it in but clearly I did not send it after approval... Casual shirt and trousers or jeans and shoes is the strictest dress code we know of in Hersonisos. In some places shorts and flip flops may...

Greece: Drinking in Ios, amsterdam holland, yiasou
amsterdam holland, yiasou, hey my friend: Yiasou Jack, Thanks for the question, American morality nazis do not live in Europe and especially Greece (less something has changed recently). If they let you into the country, that is about it. The only ID card required is one that says euro on it....

Greece: day and overnight ferry service in Greece, e mail address, greece piraeus
e mail address, greece piraeus, overnight ferry: yassis Carol , Some added info that I have come up with on your travels for 2006 in Greece... PIRAEUS TO CHIOS: DAILY (ABOUT 20 Euro)9-hours. CHIOS to Mykonos: 1 per WEEK ! (15-Euro) CHIOS to SanTorini: NO direct service. (but you can get there...

Greece: two days from athen to Meteora-delphi-Epidavrovs, public transport system, coastal suburbs
public transport system, coastal suburbs, bad weather: Q1: From my point of view, you will be spending most of your time travelling and not at the places of interest. Your itineraries also have a very tight schedule, and it s not rare in Greece for something to happen and your schedule to be spoiled (strikes,...

Greece: delphi to meteora , meteora to mt olympos, bus timetables, mt olympus
bus timetables, mt olympus, yiasou: Yiasou Caroline, Tough question !!! From Kalambaka there are probably local buses that go to Larissa and from Larissa you can catch a train to Litochoro, the base camp for hikers that wish to scale any or all of the 8-peaks of Mt Olymnpus...But I cannot...

Greece: delphi to olympia, bus train, couple hours
bus train, couple hours, delphi: You can take a bus from Delphi to Patra (a couple hours). Then from Patra you can take either a bus or a train to Olympia (you have to change in Pyrgos - 2 hrs to Pyrgos and then another half hour to Olympia). December will be quite cold in Delphi, there...

Greece: distance and time, taxi fares, wedding planners
taxi fares, wedding planners, tsilivi: Yiasou Ben, thanks for the question, Upon further review ... to get from TSILIVI to KALAMAKI you take a bus into Zakinthos (20-min) [they run every 30-min]. Then you transfer to the bus that goes to Kalamaki (airport is here), that is another 20-min. With...

Greece: dolphins, paris disneyland, dolphins
paris disneyland, dolphins, many thanks: Brian I am very sorry, I do not know of a place in Greece where you can swim with dolphins (like abroad). I don t think such a setup exists anywhere in Greece. In other places in Europe there might be (like in the Paris Disneyland perhaps?), but I do...

Greece: Education, british consul, greek schools
british consul, greek schools, british consulate: Despina Having polled my office and some others we have drawn a blank - none know of a school that teaches largely in English and some Greek in Crete (private or otherwise). However in this case I should point out that this is a question I asked of those...

Greece: English Radio, english radio stations, cnn radio
english radio stations, cnn radio, souda bay: Yia sou John, REF: Question regarding ENGLISH Language stations in Greece. NOT MUCH ...But...tell her to try around 800-AM on the radio dial (CNN) and 1400-AM (BBC). They have news on the hour and a couple times a day (Early morning), and late at nite...

Greece: Entering Cyprus having visted Turkey, turkish visa, cyprus government
turkish visa, cyprus government, passport holder: You ought to play it safe and check with the Cyprus consulate. I don t believe there will be an issue, unless you have a stamp from the occupied part of Cyprus. There really isn t a Greek part of Cyprus; it s the free part of the island. But I know what...

Greece: Express Skopelitis, blue star ferry, express skopelitis
blue star ferry, express skopelitis, e mail: Yiasou Michele, a bit more for you on your search... villaroulakouf@yahoo.gr phone numbers (in case you cannot E-mail) 2285071832 & 6997209136 DENNY Hope you got the 1st msg ... the above was the 2nd ... In the 1st blurb I said that as far...

Greece: education, matter of luck, educational systems
matter of luck, educational systems, strong point: Also Do look at websites such as expatnetwork.com and I think it is... britsincrete.com they may be helpful. The educational ins and outs in Crete are not my strong point, and to be fair I am highly doubtful about the educational systems as they currently...

Greece: ellinoko, free beaches, student travelers
free beaches, student travelers, travelers inn: yassis Anna, Thankyou for the question, Gylfada and the surrounding area (Voula, Bari, Varkiza) have beautiful beaches ... specially the OTE (Pay) beach. The free beaches are not that great. Trouble is the entire area is NOT cheap. Glyfada consideres...

Greece: Family Tree, followup question, tree question
followup question, tree question, imput: yiasou Susan, Wow, didn t see the followup question, allexperts does have an expert or two on the subject of GENEALOGY, believe they are listed under the general subject of Humanities. There is also a list there of places you can go for advice,both...

Greece: Family, sweater weather, greek villages
sweater weather, greek villages, party crowd: Hi Aaron, I have been mulling over your question since I received it trying to think of an answer. Since you are going in October you will be right on the edge of beach weather. It will be warm enough for the beach most days, but you may encounter...

Greece: Ferries from Athens to Mykonos and Santorini, yiasou, 5th august
yiasou, 5th august, 8th august: Hi Chantel, Just got word from Athens sources ... www.lori@windmills-travel.com ... She might be able to help .. or atleast advise .... she says due to the abundance of tourists to the islands(most in 10-years)...you will need to reserve a ticket...

Greece: Ferries from Mykonos to Kusadasi?, excursion return, yiasou
excursion return, yiasou, greek port: Yiasou Magna, If ref yo my last: LOSE IT ! Upon further review... KOS is OUT ...SAMOS is in... Go Mykonos to SAMOS, then take the AM ferry to Kusadasi. On your next leg it might be better to BUS from Kusadasi to BODRUM...From Bodrum return to...

Greece: Ferries or plane from Athens to Santorini, olympic airways, ferry oh
olympic airways, ferry oh, spata: Yiasou Melissa, Thankyou for the question, FLIGHTS: Olympic & Aegean fly to Santorini ... Those are the major carriers ... There are also charters that fly in from all over...and only your travel agent would know for sure who they are and when they fly...

Greece: Ferries- reservation?, anthropology student, disco restaurant
anthropology student, disco restaurant, archaeological ruins: yia sou Anabella, Thanks for the question, I think that I would save the 30-Euro shipping and spend it on a room or food or something nice for you. In June, although it is tourist season, it is 99% sure that the ferry will NOT be overbooked. If it...

Greece: Ferries, overnight ferry, yia
overnight ferry, yia, ferrys: yia sou Kelly, Effaristo (thanks) for the Question, Normally, all things favorable, there is the 2:30pm Dolphin (28 Euro)3-hrs daily to Santorini, operating through September. If the sea is rough it may be cancelled. IF that happens you might find an...

Greece: Ferry from Athens top Crete or Santorini, athens port, hellenicseaways
athens port, hellenicseaways, night ferry: John Best of all information resources is our very own (!) www.CreteTravel.com/ferries Overnight ferries (generally a rather pleasing way to get to Crete - to Santorini is a more convoluted affair and can be reached by 2 hour Catamaran anyway from Crete)...

Greece: Ferry from Samos to Lesvos, calh, outthere
calh, outthere, ferry boat: Yiasou Debbie, Thanks for the question, Trouble arises in JULY because of lack-of-rooms available in Lesvos at that time of the year. IF you show them that you do have a place to stay on Lesvos, you will likely get a booking out of SAMOS. TRY: www.olymposyacting.com/en/ferry_boat/kusadasi_samos.asp...

Greece: Ferry to Santorini, hellenic seaways, port of piraeus
hellenic seaways, port of piraeus, yiasou: Yiasou Clara, thanks for the question, Stop worrying ... Sept. 17th is still a really good time to catch the AM ferrys that sail out of the port of PIRAEUS to Santorini direct and/or you can go from Piraeus to Paros and catch a ferry to Santorini from there....

Greece: Ferry Trip, flying dolphin, check the weather
flying dolphin, check the weather, calh: Yiasou Vas, thank you for the Q, Each day (The Sea permitting) there is the Flying Dolphin that makes a run between Myconos and Santorini. It sails at 2:30PM, takes 3-hours and costs 28-Euro. The other way to go is on the REGULAR FERRY. You must...

Greece: Ferry from Turkey (Dalaman area) to Athens?, rodus, athens greece
rodus, athens greece, busy place: yassis Carly, Thanks for the question, the big coastal party area of BODRUM is not that far from DALAMAN ... it has both an airport and a seaport...there are daily sailings from Bodrum to Rodus (Rhodes). From Rhodes you can catch a flight to Athens or...

Greece: Ferry to Turkey?, sea of marmara, cruise schedules
sea of marmara, cruise schedules, ferry bus: Hello again Neal, Istanbul sits WAY the hell back at the mouths of the BLACK SEA and the SEA of MARMARA...A Lonnnnggg way from Greece - land or islands. Either FLY from Istanbul to Athens or take a train. By train, figure about 15-hrs from Istanbul...

Greece: Ferry travel in Greece, plaka athens, flying dolphin
plaka athens, flying dolphin, checkout www: yassis Jennifer, thankyou for the Q ... You can try to book in advance ... I have never tried ... however they say you can ... WHO are THEY ? www.ferries.gr ... give um a try ! And in Aug for the swift boats, it might be a good idea. The Flying...

Greece: First time in Crete, brutal honesty, catamarans
brutal honesty, catamarans, crete: Edgard Hello - I have to refer you to our resource, because it will be much more helpful than what I can say here in the time I have available, the website to review which places you like in crete www.cretetravel.com . Heraklion will be the port to come...

Greece: First time visiting Greece, gamma gamma, travellers checks
gamma gamma, travellers checks, greece airport: Hi Tonya, #1. A bus will cost ~3 euros, a taxi about ~25. Here is the official airport website. It contains a map where you can see the bus routes as well. I don t know where your hotel is located but Syngrou is on the map (written in Greek (SYGGROY)...

Greece: Flights out of Mykonos, Santorini or Naxos, mykonos santorini, charter flights
mykonos santorini, charter flights, cyclades: yassis Santiago, This is a followup to your Q on flights out of Greece ... There are alot of web sites that mmight hhelp you out more then I can onn the question of charters...if not directly, perhaps with a followupp phone number you can call... ...

Greece: Flights, airlines olympic, local airlines
airlines olympic, local airlines, hydro foil: yassis, Others have asked similiar questions and there is NO good answer ... It is probably cheaper to fly to Myconos from Gatwick or Manchester then it is from Athens ... The flights are taxed heavily by the government and thus the local airlines (Olympic/Aegean)...

Greece: Fm turkey to greece, marmaris to rhodes, yiasou
marmaris to rhodes, yiasou, planning a trip: Yiasou Jen, Thanks for the kind words ... YIASOU is a greeting like HELLO and CALH TAXIEDI is something like HAVE A GOOD TRIP ... Cali Mera is good morning and eff-ar-istou is thank you ... So ... Effaristou Jen ... cali mera. DENN...

Greece: FOOD & Travel!!, cheese pies, creative salads
cheese pies, creative salads, fruit smoothies: yia sou KT, and thankyou for the question, Well lets talk VEGGIES first....you can make it in Greece IF you don t mind a meal of appetizers ... green beans (fah-so-LAKia), greek salad (hor-ee-ah-tee-KEE), spinach pie(spa-no-KO-pee-ta), boiled greens (hor-TAH)....

Greece: Frpm Turkey to Mykonos, chartered cruise, flying dolphin
chartered cruise, flying dolphin, ferrey: yia sou Marwan, thank you for the question, Izmir or Bodrum ? Neither . If you are in either Bodrum or Izmir catch the bus to KUSADASI ... then catch the ferry or catamaran to SAMOS. (International waters result in a HIGH TARIFF of roughly 30-Euro...

Greece: Agoriani, buses, time frame
Greece: Agoriani, buses, time frame, locals

Greece: how to address a letter to greece, sister lives, line 3
Greece: how to address a letter to greece, sister lives, line 3, line 1

Greece: Delphi-Kalambaka by bus, hotel castri, metro bus
Greece: Delphi-Kalambaka by bus, hotel castri, metro bus, first bus

Greece: dolphins, swimming with dolphins, dolphins
Greece: dolphins, swimming with dolphins, dolphins, malta

Greece: ferry from samos to kusadasi, ferry connections, greek islands
Greece: ferry from samos to kusadasi, ferry connections, greek islands, time schedule

Greece: Greek Islands Athens to Kusadasi, Turkey, going to greece, night ferry
Greece: Greek Islands Athens to Kusadasi, Turkey, going to greece, night ferry, ferry company

Greece: Greek Islands Honeymoon Which Islands Should I Visit?, itinary, cliff bars
Greece: Greek Islands Honeymoon Which Islands Should I Visit?, itinary, cliff bars, doubt

Greece: Greek and Italians, sicilians, marseilles
Greece: Greek and Italians, sicilians, marseilles, expression

Greece: Greek Trip
Greece: Greek Trip

Greece: Locations, geographical coordinates, nama
Greece: Locations, geographical coordinates, nama

Greece: Long-term apartment rent in Poros/Peloponese/Naxos/Crete, apartment owners, bedroom apartment
Greece: Long-term apartment rent in Poros/Peloponese/Naxos/Crete, apartment owners, bedroom apartment, naxos

Greece: Meteora info please, greek mainland, clean toilets
Greece: Meteora info please, greek mainland, clean toilets, toll booths

Greece: October in Santorini, many things, accommodation
Greece: October in Santorini, many things, accommodation, rain

Greece: How to get to Santorini in November, weather
Greece: How to get to Santorini in November, weather

Greece: Teenagers in Greece, rome
Greece: Teenagers in Greece, rome

Greece: Tolon, launderette, tolo
Greece: Tolon, launderette, tolo, supermarkets

Greece: thessaloniki to meteora, travel duration, winter timetable
Greece: thessaloniki to meteora, travel duration, winter timetable, ktel

Greece: train from Katakolon to Olympia, katakolon, train line
Greece: train from Katakolon to Olympia, katakolon, train line, olympia

Greece: visa, greek citizenship, greek origin
Greece: visa, greek citizenship, greek origin, military schools

Greece: ferries to santorini, ferry service, schedule changes
ferry service, schedule changes, great trip: Hello Sarah! There is regular ferry service between Crete and Santorini - although the schedule changes depending on when you are traveling. Between March and the end of October you can travel on the high speed (departing 9:45 Am and arriving at 11:40 in Santorini)....

Greece: ferry from Athens to Mykonos, athens airport, rafina
athens airport, rafina, last ferry: You can book ferries online on http://www.greekferries.gr or on the individual websites of the ferry companies. You can check out all the ferry schedules on http://www.gtp.gr and then click on the links of the individual companies to see more information...

Greece: ferry to Mytillene, saos ferries, ferry timetable
saos ferries, ferry timetable, ferry company: Hello Getting a quote for the price for next summer is not possible, as they are government regulated and they will be announced in the new year (the prices usually change from one year to the other, sometimes significantly). What I would recommend is...

Greece: ferry from samos to kusadasi, aegean air, turkish tourism
aegean air, turkish tourism, speed ferry: Hi Rose The information I have is that there are two ferries a day until October - I don t know when you are traveling - you can check on the site ferries.gr for further specific details. Travel to Athens, which is 330 nm from Samos, takes 12 hours on the...

Greece: ferry schedule, agios nikolaos, airexpress
agios nikolaos, airexpress, ferry lines: Louise Best to look at the clearer schedules at http://www.CreteTravel.com/ferries Then check on the ferry website of the sailing you need. Also you can fly from Crete with AirExpress (mentioned with the above schedules). For Crete (either Agios...

Greece: ferry schedule, hotel in athens, low seasons
hotel in athens, low seasons, booking schedule: yassis Joanne, thank you for the questions, In April the ferrys are not at their peak...prices however are the same year round on the ferrys... 2-ways to get to Santorini from Myconos...all depend on the sea... 1) there is the fast boat that leaves...

Greece: ferry service, ancient corinth, agios nikolaos
ancient corinth, agios nikolaos, peloponesse: Renee, Skip the ferry. Rent a car. The drive will be fine, it s on major highways most of the time until you get past NAfpion and the Peloponesse is made to be driven. The airport is far away from Athens so that you don t have to have to deal with city...

Greece: ferry, piraeus port, hydrofoils
piraeus port, hydrofoils, normal 8: Yiasou Kathy, Thank you for the question, Sorry for delay, I was again away from computerland. There are ferrys (both 4-hr Hydrofoils and normal 8-hr ferrys) that go several times a day out of Piraeus to Santorini (THIRA). Arriving at 1050...

Greece: flight, long distances, direct flights
long distances, direct flights, kalamata: Lisa You can fly to Kalamata or Athens for Olympia. Direct flights to Kalamata - not that I know of. Rent a car and drive from Athens or Kalamata, interesting scenery and uncrowded (if outside Friday evenings and July and August) roads. Taxis...

Greece: food festival, international food festival, carol denny
international food festival, carol denny, greek keyboard: CAROL...Denny here again with an update on the translation from a real Greek with a achual Greek keyboard ... to bad I don t have one ... I was close but NO PRIZE ...here is the real translation: INTERNATIONAL : first letter is a triangle with the point...

Greece: Getting to Galaxidi from Athens, mykonos santorini, hotel poseidon
mykonos santorini, hotel poseidon, athens airport: Hi Mary You can get to Galaxidi via bus - you ll need to get yourselves to the Liossion station (260 Liossion Street). I am not sure how often the schedule is updated, so you may want to call and double check. You can get to the Liossion Station from the...

Greece: General KTEL bus station info, ktel bus, long distance bus
ktel bus, long distance bus, ioannina: Thanks Scott, be looking for you review of your trip ... Good luck , and safe trip !!! DENNY Would be interested in hearing from you AFTER you reach KAKAVIA ... or from a cyber cafe in Albania. Good luck and good traveling DENN...

Greece: GREECE: FROM MYCONOS TO SANTORINI, iraklion crete, speed ferries
iraklion crete, speed ferries, traveling to greece: yassis Alisha, thankyou for asking but I am affraid my info will not be much help.. October is pushing the boundaries of the summer season and with tourist season all but over and the showery weather and stormy sea a possibility, the ferries cut back...

Greece: GREECE, yiasou, macadonia
yiasou, macadonia, hellenic: Yiasou Bob, Thank you for the question, The GREEKS actually speak a language entitled HELLENIC. Go to www.helleniclanguage.com and you will learn all about it. there are also varieties of this language spoken in Macadonia and Albania ... that are...

Greece: Greece, zama japan, mainland greece
zama japan, mainland greece, geography class: Hi Haley ... Really...YOU got an A+ that quickly !? I just send it less then 12-hours ago....You must have downloaded what I sent and turned it in the same day . Were you in school at time I sent the info ? WOW...YOU are fast ! and you lucked out...sometimes...

Greece: Greece in May, athens flea market, area in athens
athens flea market, area in athens, hotel aphrodite: buenos tardes Luiz, Told U I would return... 1) ATHENS would be good for two nites...for jetlag and site-seeing...At airport ask what the taxi fare will be, If you think it is acceptable...take it. Otherwise, if you do not have much luggage, take the...

Greece: Greece, port of piraeus, storms at sea
port of piraeus, storms at sea, med travel: Sree...almost forgot... In case I didn t mention before... In Oct it is NOT necessary to BOOK in advance...just get there...you want to stay inside the town ... to make sure of this walk thru the MOBS that will meet the ferry, walk into the town and...

Greece: Greece, saronic gulf islands, piraeus port
saronic gulf islands, piraeus port, metal sculptor: Yiasou Lexi, thanks for the question, I will check this out atlength and perhaps come up with something other then the following... HYDRA a small island near Piraeus (port of Athens) is open year round and is known as THE island of Artists, Poets and...

Greece: Greece, info booths, yiasou
info booths, yiasou, stupid tourist: Yiasou Penelope, thanks so much for your question, For now I can say that in SEPTEMBER the locals do come to greet you at the ports of call (Santorini/Mykonos anyhow) and offer you rooms that you can bargain with. Usually these rooms are clean but out...

Greece: Greece buses and tourist passes!, sarah noone, ktel buses
sarah noone, ktel buses, baggage storage: Hello again Sarah, Noone seems to know of any KTEL discount or all inclusive tickets, and cannot get ahold of any Ktel BUS representitive in Greece. Still awaiting something from one other source. But since time is short and you are leaving soon, I...

Greece: Greece -Croatia - Greece, full coverage insurance, dobrovnik
full coverage insurance, dobrovnik, best bet: Yiasou Tanya, Thankyou for the question, 2/8/07 Well the 2nd part first ... the price of a 7-passanger mini-van in Greece will cost roughly 100-euro a day (slightly more with full coverage insurance). Don t know if that qualifys as a campervan....

Greece: Greece car travel, driving in greece, going to greece
driving in greece, going to greece, kerkira: Actually it all depends where. For example in the Peloponesse I would not hesitate to suggest driving around the entire area and indeed, not driving it would be a wasted opportunity. Corfu is certainly delightful and rather green compared to the cycladic...

Greece: Greece in december, mykonos santorini, port of piraeus
mykonos santorini, port of piraeus, athens port: Yiasou William, Thanks for the question. Christmas is a good season for ATHENS & skiing in the mountains on the mainland. But NOT for the islands. Most are nearly impossible to get to by ferry . You could get to CRETE and RHODES from Athens port of...

Greece: Greece fires, greece fires, olympia area
greece fires, olympia area, help tourist: Wow, I am surprised to hear she was able to get all the way to PYRGOS without knowledge of the fires, she must have gone via Patras. Pyrgos is very near to Olympia and the fires were headed that way. Yes, unless she is a firefighter or news reporter,...

Greece: Greece Honeymoon in October, honeymoon trip, athens hotel
honeymoon trip, athens hotel, degree weather: yassis Jen, thanks for the question, I doubt there will be too much NEW for you, having read my other postings with similiar subject matter...nonetheless, Maybe there will be one or two original thoughts in this. October 2 thru 10 is a good time to...

Greece: Greece holiday, thera santorini, ancient thera
thera santorini, ancient thera, santorini greece: Yiassis Hannah, thanks for the question, SYDNEY Australia is aproximately 9300 Miles, or 15200 Kilometres or 8000 Nautical miles from Santorini Greece. ===Not exact but correct to within 100-miles=== Santorini is popular for several reasons... I...

Greece: Greece as a home base during vacation, greek cyprus, travelling to europe
greek cyprus, travelling to europe, eastern med: Yiasou Robert, thankyou for the question, There is NO really good place for those places in ten days unless you fly ... IF you do fly then I would say Athens would be best bet...stay in Plaka area, see the big city and then go from there. If money IS...

Greece: Greece Info, greece info, vacation hotspot
greece info, vacation hotspot, northern greece: Hi Heather, The further you get outside of Athens and Thessaloniki, the less Greek. The further away you are from a vacation hotspot, the less english you ll encounter. My suggestion: Start learning Greek. Even a rudimentary knowledge of the languange...

Greece: Going from Greece to Italy, port italy, greece italy
port italy, greece italy, italy shop: Caio Stacey, come sta...Grazi per la domanda...parla Italiano??? NO PROBLEM No reservations needed ... take the train out of Athens to PATRAS in the western Peleponesse (between 5 and 10 euro). 4 1/2-hr trip ...at least 8-per day. Check at Syndagma...

Greece: Greece itinerary, ferry ticket, ferrys
ferry ticket, ferrys, santorini: Yiasou Darren, Followup...Yiasou Darren, REF: your trip... Due to an over abundance of tourism this year (as is the case every year)...this note of caution: IN AUGUST you are not likely to get a ferry ticket to Santorini or Mykonos, unless you...

Greece: Greece Mainland & Island, mainland island, myconos
mainland island, myconos, monastiraki: Yassis again Weigin, thanks for the questions, Wow, you are lucky...just happened to stop by a computer in Louisville today to check my e-mail ... and did not bring any notes...fortunately I do not need any for these questions... Least most of them.......

Greece: Greece Mainland & Islands, mykonos santorini, olympia area
mykonos santorini, olympia area, budget limit: Hello again Weigin, WEIGIN GOES TO GREECE ... (Part II) sorry for the followup delay. Haven t forgotten you ... IT will be very difficult to hit all those places you mentioned in 4-days. I think that the official tour bus would likely go to Corinth,...

Greece: Getting to Greece from Spain, direct flights, easy jet
direct flights, easy jet, direct flight: yia sou Tamanna, Thankyou for the question...however a bit out of my line really... I have a friend in Spain at the moment who is going back to Athens in a short time and he recommends EASY JET or one of the other lesser know start-up airlines that have...

Greece: Greece Statues, greek statues, environmental happenings
greek statues, environmental happenings, paris and rome: yiasou Rachel, thank you for the question, extremities...that is...arms/legs/heads...over time, due to environmental happenings...floods, earthquakes, storms, and just the passage of time tend to fall off from the main body...that is one explanation ......

Greece: Greece solo in March/April, formal cruise, athens hotel
formal cruise, athens hotel, solo travelers: Hi Lauren, I think as long as you are comfortable on your own, you should travel independently. You ll meet other travelers along the way, Greeks are friendly and I think that you will take much more away from your trip by experiencing it on your own with...

Greece: Greece over Thanksgiving, olympic airlines, yiasou
olympic airlines, yiasou, mykanos: yiasou Marlo, thanks for the question, November is puzzling ... It will be shawl weather and alot of the places that are open will be selling the woolen ones so you won t freeze...they are good souvineers. The prices are lowest at this time of year...

Greece: Greece to Thessaloniki and in between, st dimitrios, kaki pants
st dimitrios, kaki pants, long skirt: Yiasou again Bobi, Tee-caa-knees ? (How are you?), poli calh, efaresto (very well, thankyou) reservations can be made over the phone for the train by calling: 21052-97-777 . Only site I know of that you might be able to reserve on line is...go to...

Greece: Greece Travel, gule gule, piraeus port
gule gule, piraeus port, yiasou: Yiasou (or Gule Gule) Christel, Thanks for the question, If you are flying into Athens and want to FLY into Istanbul you will have to return to Athens for your flight. If that is the case then you might want to visit one of the near islands just off the...

Greece: Greece Travel, minor headaches, aegean coast
minor headaches, aegean coast, greek vacation: EVA, thanks for the kind remarks. I am contacting as many of those that I can who have asked questions recently to relate something I just read in an article(s) on www.phantis.com... (Aug 12th)...Due to a DECREASE in tourism this year in GREECE, prices are...

Greece: Greece - Trip of a lifetime!, rough itinerary, greece trip
rough itinerary, greece trip, yiasou: Yiasou Jim, Thanks for the question, UPDATE TO MY LAST: Athensguide.com/practicalinfo is an excellent site that if you can access it will give you ooodles of info on transportation both train and bus ... Good Luck ... Cahl Cristoyiana (Merry Xmas in Greek)...

Greece: Greece to Turkey, itenirary, flying dolphin
itenirary, flying dolphin, couple seats: Yiasou Javairia, Thanks for the question, Since it is 2007 and the ferry schedules may change in 2008 the following is just speculation: 1) Doesn t matter either Mykonos or Santorini are about the same as you must go to nearby PAROS (about same distance...

Greece: Greece and Turkey, cycladic islands, calh
cycladic islands, calh, beach time: Yassis Chris, thankyou for the question, Toughie...The Train from Istambul goes to Alexandroupoli (near the border)...there you might have to connect to the direct train to Athens ... total of 44-Euro (2nd class). And we are looking 24-hours. 9 in Turkey...

Greece: Greece in May, black sand beach, palace at knossos
black sand beach, palace at knossos, minoan palace: Hi Guy, I suggest in addition to Mykonos and Santorini you consider Crete, with the trip starting with Crete, then Santorini then Mykonos and finally Athens. Crete provides you with the real Greece. Santorini provides the spectacular scenery, Mykonos...

Greece: Greek Fashion, greek chat rooms, greek fashion
greek chat rooms, greek fashion, greece chat: yiasou Kristal, oooops! Ref: Greek Chat Rooms been to many ... mostly they are unoccupied...or perhaps I just don t visit at right hours... And most are the usual 1/2 line abbrv wds inre: I wanna meet U...what is ur sign.. sort of thing. But...

Greece: Greek ferries, e mail address, mail person
e mail address, mail person, greek ferries: Yiasou Julie, No, did not forget you, Here is an e-mail person (place) that can probably help you more then I can. They can hook you up with tickets and rooms as well. And they are fairly honest too. And they are located IN MYKONOS. Rita@Windmills-travel.com...

Greece: Which Greek Island Best?, piraeus port, port of piraeus
piraeus port, port of piraeus, going to greece: Aloha from Hawaii Diane, TAKE 2 If you are 46 & 50 & going to Greece for 10-days you probably aren t worried about the old budget so I would say Land in Athens, get a room in Plaka area, DIOSKOUROS HOUSE At #6 Pitakou (tel. 324-8165) is very nice and...

Greece: Greek Island Hopping in July, island in the cyclades, piraeus port
island in the cyclades, piraeus port, topless beauties: Yiasou Colleen, Thanks for the question, Every year many 1000 s of people journey to Greece for the summer ... of all the months to go JULY is probably the easiest for THEM but is the WORST time to go...AVOID JULY. WHY you ask ? The only thing higher...

Greece: Greek Island Hopping in October 2006., ferry cruises, flying dolphin
ferry cruises, flying dolphin, yiasou: Yiasou Dave, (Efaristo) Thank you for the question. In Early October it is still possible to make the route that you plan to take. Athens (fm: Piraeus) to Crete (about 28-Euro)(Iraklion) goes about 3-times a day...10-hours. You might want to take the...

Greece: Greek Islands, night time entertainment, caprice bar
night time entertainment, caprice bar, c greetings: Greetings Cynthia. If you have not been to Mykonos, that s the island. It s a six hour ferry from Pireas, the port of Athens via the slow ferries which I recommend over the faster hydrofoils, whic take half the time, but the ride is bumpier and not even...

Greece: Greek Islands, saronic gulf, venetian castle
saronic gulf, venetian castle, pistaccios: Yassis Greg, thank you for the question, Not an easy question to answer...as ones favorite island might not live up to anothers expectations. Of the ones you have mentioned I would say go to NAXOS ... It is big enough to get away from the port town and...

Greece: Greek Islands, student hostels, top islands
student hostels, top islands, itenerary: Yiasou Charlotte, And here is the followup ... 2-wks in Greece on the cheap ... Suggest you bring sleeping bags for campsites that way for 3 of you it could cost less then 15-Euro a nite combined or even less if you really roughed it. Stay...

Greece: Greek Islands, yiasou, incorrect key
yiasou, incorrect key, line islands: Yiasou Bill, sorry, screwed up somewhere ... guess I hit the incorrect key ... anyhow, in ref your Q ... very difficult to answer ... But I will give you some quidance that you may then discard completely if you like. 1) It depends on the time you...

Greece: Greek Islands Athens to Kusadasi, Turkey, narrow mountain roads, kusadasi turkey
narrow mountain roads, kusadasi turkey, turkey landing: Yiasou again Garry, Ref: my last on ur Q on Island Hopping in Greece. You could do several possibilities...however all revolve around SAMOS & KOS ... depends on whether you want to ferry directly into KUSADASI (Samos)...or BUS there from BODRUM (KOS)...

Greece: Greek Islands this August, oktoberfest in munich, camping bungalow
oktoberfest in munich, camping bungalow, ferry fm: Yiasou again charlie, JUST A brief follow-up on my last... IF you do get a double-room as a single...tell the management that you are expecting a friend to join you soon and you want to know if there will be any additional charge...IF they say yes...

Greece: Greek Islands Honeymoon Which Islands Should I Visit?, greek islands honeymoon, mykonos santorini
greek islands honeymoon, mykonos santorini, crete area: Yiasou Ga von, thanks for the question. And wow, I am answering it from the island of Crete, area of Hania in the western portion of the island. With money no object and it being a honeymoon you should really go to the websites that have great honeymoon...

Greece: Greek Islands to Istanbul, aegean airlines, cliff faces
aegean airlines, cliff faces, old ruins: Yiasou Jessica, Thankyou for your comments, REF: My last ... Here is some additional on CHIOS. CHIOS is do-able, IF YOU FLY THAT IS. In Feb, there should be NO problem catching the little Olympic bird (Or Aegean Airlines) that goes daily for about...

Greece: Greek Islands travel, olympic airways, amazing photos
olympic airways, amazing photos, santorini: Joe There are flights from Santorini to Crete - see http://www.cretetravel.com/flights (if you can t get all you need you can look at the Olympic airways website - or ask for tickets via a shipping agaency in Heraklion, Paleologos shipping - info@paleologos.gr...

Greece: Greek Islands, lonely planet guidebook, lawyer friends
lonely planet guidebook, lawyer friends, business hub: Yassou Christine, and thanks for the question. Good that you reserve early...Santorini is very expensive and all rooms will be gone when you get there in August, as it is probably their busiest month. If you can go two or three to a room you will save...

Greece: Greek Isles in October, myconos, greek isles
myconos, greek isles, border line: Yiasou Michelle, thank you for the interesting question. October is border line, but the seasons get longer each year it seams, and even in late October not all is closed in Mykonos or Santorini. Winds could be a problem in October ofcourse, as the...

Greece: Greek and Italians, italian expression, greece italy
italian expression, greece italy, south of italy: Hi again, Stacyia! Greeks and Italians, being Europeans living by the Mediterranean, have a lot in common. The Hellenes ruled in Rome, the Romans ruled Greece from 146 BC. During the Byzantine times, many Greeks migrated to the south of Italy, and still...

Greece: Greek islands, flea market area, plaka area
flea market area, plaka area, piraeus port: Yiasou Sumil, thanks for the question, That is a toughy as you are on the edge of winter, and the summer temperatures should have ended. It could be cloudy, rainy and cool whereever you go and the beaches should be all but closed. (ALL-BUT meaning...

Greece: Greek islands in early April 07, wave forcast, flying dolphin
wave forcast, flying dolphin, weather forcast: Yiasou Hilary, Thank you for the question, Since you have the conference in late March, you should get to Athens, check the weather forcast and wave forcast from yours or a computer in your hotel. IF it looks good buy your tickets at that time, you shouldn...

Greece: Greek islands in October, saronic gulf, quiet fishing village
saronic gulf, quiet fishing village, spicy aroma: Yiasou Taliana, thanks for the question, Some of the nearer islands are easy to get to and offer much in the way of Greek Island flavour without having to forever be on the sea at a time when the weather might change....I speak of the islands in the Saronic...

Greece: Greek School, hellenic american union, forthnet gr
hellenic american union, forthnet gr, greek civilization: Hi Stacyia! In Greece there are many schools you can attend to learn Greek and about Greek culture. But you don’t specify where you want to study. If you want to study close to your home, you should contact the Greek embassy in Washington, DC, Tel: 202/667-3168...

Greece: Greek Trip, electra palace hotel, elounda blue palace
electra palace hotel, elounda blue palace, crete elounda: James Athens for 2 days (2 nights) - very good idea and just right. Have the perfect suggestion - as the budget is generous - stay at one of the best suites in the Electra Palace Hotel or if more traditional and formal luxury (and higher price) seems...

Greece: Greek travel, laundry list, greek travel
laundry list, greek travel, free entrance: Hello again Mark, Ref: UR Greek trip ... Just had an original thought ..(1st one this year) Since 2003 is just getting underway and GREECE has changed with the EURO and the prices and everyone out to make a buck off the tourists...I thought it would...

Greece: general vacation, jenny jenny, mini guide
jenny jenny, mini guide, speaking english: Jenny Firstly - speaking English is fine, if one person you meet does not speak English the next person will or, at least a little. I really specialize (live, learn, do business etc) in Crete. The largest and most varied of Greek islands. If you...

Greece: general vacation, mount athos, traveling to greece
mount athos, traveling to greece, holiday area: Hi, as my profile says I am knowledgeable about Halkidiki area. The area itself is purely holiday area for Greeks and foreigners. There are good sights to be seen in conjunction but involve travelling. There are trips to Pella, Odessa, Mount Athos, Vergina....

Greece: gift giving in greece, hospitality gifts, religious event
hospitality gifts, religious event, family gifts: yiasou Pri, ref your question on gift giving ... This practice is in general, a think of the past... However for SPECIFIC occasions it does still exist...such as when you are invited to a wedding , baby shower , name-day . Then same rules apply as...

Greece: Two girls in Greece, saronic gulf, greek population
saronic gulf, greek population, nafplio: Hi Mendy, There are a lot of must-see places in Greece, but you are kind of limited by time (you can t travel too far from Athens), so you will have to choose the style of your visit (how many places you visit, how far away they are, etc). Based on...

Greece: greece, elena paparizou, hashish dens
elena paparizou, hashish dens, oracle of delphi: Yiasou Natasha,thanks for the question ... Boy that is a question that could call for a loooonnnnnng answer ... lets hope it isn t ... During the Classical period the mark of a good musician was one that could convey VIRTUE. Intregal part of Greek...

Greece: greece, monastiraki, ticket agencies
monastiraki, ticket agencies, plaka: Yiasou Karen, Thanksyou for the question, I was offline for about a week and the Q s piled up so I will have to be brief if that is possible, as I am playing catch up ! I only do Budget types ... not 5-stars ... In ATHENS, small, plain, yet clean...

Greece: greece, port of piraeus, athens port
port of piraeus, athens port, going to greece: Hello again Barb, I love Aussie women and you are BOTH my age...over 18!!! Peak season ... well, achually nothing in Mykonos from me but if you try e-mail to Rita@windmills-travel.com I am sure they could reserve something for you. Probably on Santorini...

Greece: greece cruises v. hydrofoils, greece cruises, flying dolphin
greece cruises, flying dolphin, cruise companies: Yiasou Lara, thankyou for the Q. Ref the Cruise ships...I know very little...although if you go to a site called sixthstar.com and then browse around you can find some excellent cruises that travel through the Med in general and Greece in particular at...

Greece: greece: cultural habits, principle concepts, nonverbal cues
principle concepts, nonverbal cues, power relationships: Kym Thank you for your questions. Much as I would enjoy asnwring all your questions time does not allow this...these are a numerous and demanding. Of an evening, over cognac these questions can be considered, let me know when you will be in Crete! ...

Greece: greece in november, minoan civilization, aegean coast
minoan civilization, aegean coast, island of crete: Crete is one of the warmest places in Greece year-round, so it s probably your best best weather wise. There is a lot of damage from the fires in the Peloponese, but there are still plenty of nice places - in mid November though, I don t know how fun it will...

Greece: greece, american express travelers, diners club
american express travelers, diners club, rare times: Yassou Melanie, thnks for the question, In the past I would have said American Express Travelers checks...Also the AMEX office is readily available in downtown Athens, located in Syndagma square, right above the McDonalds. Good place to receive mail too....

Greece: the greek alphabet, greek alphabet, language signs
greek alphabet, language signs, restaurant signs: Yiasou Piihonua, thankyou for the deliteful question, Being interested in puzzles, codes, crypto myself, the language of the country goes right along with that...so it was (and still is) a challenge and fun to try and interprete what the signs say...and...

Greece: greek ferry travel + local beverages, olympic airways flight, greek ferries
olympic airways flight, greek ferries, olympic airways: HI JEFF Denny here, Allexperts...Greece. Wanted to mention recent articles I have read on the Greek site www.Phantis.com (you should browse it) ... The jist of it is that due to LOW tourism this year the Greek tourism industry (Grocery stores, taxi...

Greece: greek islams, piraeus port, islam islam
piraeus port, islam islam, better beaches: Yiasou Jessica, thanks for the question , The word is ISLAND (not Islam ... Islam is a religion), Myconos & Santorini are ISLANDS ! September is an excellent month to go...Myconos is easier to get to (more ferrys go & return daily then do Santorini)...Myconos...

Greece: greek island accomodation, port of piraeus, plaka area
port of piraeus, plaka area, irish girls: Yiasou Aoife, Thank you for the question, I have been away from my computer for the past 4-days and will not be back until Monday/Tuesday, when I promise to try and answer all of your questions... Some of which I can answer now... Normal ferry...

Greece: Half built homes, city of knossos, wonderful visit
city of knossos, wonderful visit, loop hole: Hello again DAN, Ref the half built houses on Crete ... The Greek Bureauocracy has a loop hole and everybody it seems uses it. It does have to do with TAXES/money etc .. There is a time period that you have to constuct your building...however,...

Greece: Halkidiki in late March, agia paraskevi, pefkohori
agia paraskevi, pefkohori, holiday area: Hi Dave Well, the earliest we arrived in Greece was 1 May and that was 1999. It was super, 85 deg and sunny. However, the last two years May was ONLY! 75-80 deg and sunny with cooler nights. I believe March can be around the 65-70 deg mark, but nowadays...

Greece: Hello!, high school freshman, herd mentality
high school freshman, herd mentality, public transporation: Greetings Karin, I ll answer your question in order asked. Places to see (historical) 1. Acropolis (Parthenon)early morning, at twilight. 2. Epidauros-outdoors apmhitheater with perfect acoustics-seeing an ancient play performance in the summer evening....

Greece: Help getting around Greece urgently needed!, train timetable, train lines
train timetable, train lines, bus info: Yiaou Kristy, Ti Kana te ? followup: ref your last Q: I noticed I missed a part of it. as to BUS info in Athens: numbers to call: TERMINAL A Corinth, and peleponnese destinations...(Kifissou #100 Street) phone: 21051-24-910 or 32-601 TERMINAL...

Greece: Help us please!, gulf of corinth, northern trains
gulf of corinth, northern trains, central greece: Yiasou, Ti canis, calh ? Great that MARY speaks Greek, that will really be a big plus. Hopefully, we will run into you while up there or perhaps in Athens. Still haven t figured out my route as I am going with a friend and he wants to see...

Greece: Hi Denny, myself and 2 others..., peloponesse, pirgos
peloponesse, pirgos, ionian island: Yia sou Gibsy (Katherine) or gule-gule for those headed EAST, thanks for the question. Gotta lotta time ? Zakinthos is an Ionian island off the WEST coast of Greek Peloponesse. You are headed to TURKEY, off the EAST end of Docecanese Greek islands......

Greece: Hiking the Gorge - Fitness, gorge fitness, marathon run
gorge fitness, marathon run, water places: yiasou to you, and thankyou for your question... The gorge is a formatible 16-K s (10-mile hike)... However, it is mostly down hill... best time to go is early morning before the heat of the day. Shady, lunar like in the AM...hot & dusty by noon. there...

Greece: Honeymoon in Greece from Asia couple, athens life, romantic interlude
athens life, romantic interlude, hotel pensione: SAWADI KUP, Nov in Athens is likely to be SWEATER weather. Now it could be nice but by this time (November), the tourists are gone, the beaches are closed, most enterprises (tavernas, shops) have gone IN-doors. November can be pleasant however, specially...

Greece: Honeymoon: Greece & Turkey, chania crete, turkey istanbul
chania crete, turkey istanbul, western greece: Yassis Michele, thankyou for the question, Only one conflict to your route that I can see and that is: HOW TO GET TO ISTANBUL ...You have 2-weeks and that is good. Since all of your attention is directed toward the Cycladic, Crete and then N.East (Istanbul)...

Greece: Honeymoon in Greece, going to greece, beach weather
going to greece, beach weather, storm clouds: Yiasou Stacie, Thank you for the question, Really depends on what you are going for. Beach weather is 50/50 that late, but tourists are mostly gone, prices will be lower and you shouldn t have any trouble getting a flight or a nice hotel. Santorini, the...

Greece: Honeymoon to Greek Islands, honeymoon trip, myconos
honeymoon trip, myconos, panarama: yassis Kevin, thanks for the question, That is an interesting question...since it is a honeymoon trip. MYCONOS is for party s and beaches and wilder times, where-as SANTORINI is for lovers and honeymooners and is a bit more laid back then Myk. I don...

Greece: Honeymoon Vacation, catania sicily italy, black sand beach
catania sicily italy, black sand beach, cape sounio: For 6 days, I think the Athens area and Santorini will be plenty. It will be your honeymoon, so you want to spend some quality time enjoying the sites, food, and sunsets with your wife and not be in a bus or other means of transport most of the time. In...

Greece: Honeymoon, good reading guide, travel accomodation
good reading guide, travel accomodation, barnes noble: Yassou Aditya, Thanks for the question. DECEMBER ! Dress warm and don t expect any beach time. It is a down time for water sports to be sure. BUT it is a good time to be there for seeing sites without sweating or battling long lines of tourists. Also...

Greece: Hotel near Athens airport, spata airport, athens airport
spata airport, athens airport, athensairport: Hi Alex, Not sure if there is such a thing as a cheap hotel near the airport. The new Spata airport is a good 45-60 minutes from Athens. There is a hotel right next to the aiport, Sofitel, but it more than the price range you indicated. Other hotels advertized...

Greece: Hotels in Athens, port of piraeus, hotel in athens
port of piraeus, hotel in athens, travelers inn: Yassis Bonnie, thanks for the question, Yes, take the train/subway from the airport for about 8-euro...You are looking to get off finally at the MONASTIRAKI STATION, in middle of flee market(Plaka). You will have one change...where the train officially...

Greece: Hotels open in december - Mykonos, port of piraeus, athens airport
port of piraeus, athens airport, ferrys: Yiasou again Lee, Ferrys are unreliable in December ... There is usually one in the Am, leaves from port of Piraeus around 8:AM, takes 5+ hours to get there. Cost is circa 22 Euro. But weather may keep it in port. The flights to Myconos should be...

Greece: Hydro-foil/Ferry, hydro foil, ferry deck
hydro foil, ferry deck, ferry schedule: yassis, Thanks aagain for thinking of me ... I will try to answer these quickly and then check to see where you may be abe to find the ferry schedule website. I had one a year or so ago. First...the diferenc between hyro-foil and reg ferry is two fold...

Greece: health entightlements for ex pats in greece, foreign commonwealth office, office web site
foreign commonwealth office, office web site, social security payments: Hello again Graham, That is a question I know NOTHING about. a site you might try for info is...www.fco.gov.uk this is the Brit. foreign & commonwealth office web-site. also: since Rhodes is your destination, you might try their hospital number for...

Greece: hi! again, marble cream, church of the assumption
marble cream, church of the assumption, decorative architecture: Ciao Mau, Still trying to load but having no-luck ... keeps dis-ing me! But the SYROS CHURCH it could well be. Figured you meant Monastary, but this SYROS Church of the Assumption (used to be known as El Greco )fits your discription and dates...

Greece: hot springs, outdoor spas, hot springs
outdoor spas, hot springs, hot tubs: Yiasou Crina, thank you for the inquiry, HOT SPRINGS ... I have never heard of any. Area is fabulous, alot like the Alps, great place to visit, hike, see mosques with ancient frescos ... and at this time of year....S N O W ! ! ! but NOT hot springs...

Greece: hotel in central greece, vacation in greece, cyber cafes
vacation in greece, cyber cafes, central greece: Yiasou Mary, Thanks for the question, I am currently on vacation in Greece however I still go to cyber cafes and can answer a question once and awhile... In Athens in October there will be many hotels and pensiones that are less expensive (reasonable) then...

Greece: hotel, calh, acropolis
calh, acropolis, conveniences: ELTON JOHN ... WOW ... didn t know you were on a Budget...what you need is another HIT ! ;) Thanks for the kind words ... for that you get another Athens Possibility ... ACROPOLIS HOUSE @ Kodrou 6-8. (210-322-2344). Mid 19th century mansion. Great...

Greece: hotels in greece...6 nights, free luggage storage, hotel leto
free luggage storage, hotel leto, private baths: Yassis again Samir, Told U that I would get back to you about Santorini Lodging: Hotel Leto (22860-22-540) doubles 40-Euro. Provides a quiet excape from the caldera crowds and it has a pool and a scenic view of the sea. All rooms have A/C, TV s baths...

Greece: Igoumenitsa, olympia well, time maggie
olympia well, time maggie, yiasou: Yiasou Maggie, Thanks for the question, Igoumenitsa is a good place to put in IF you want a change of pace from sea (Ferry) to land (BUS)route. Price & time spent on the road/sea figures out to be pretty similiar if your paying. But if you have the...

Greece: Info request, all hotels in greece, bubbah
all hotels in greece, bubbah, pretty island: Hi Lydia, I think it s still early enough, you should be able to find accomodations wherever you are visiting. The reason that there are not many links for Evia is probably because Evia, is not very popular as a destination, outside of the the hot springs...

Greece: Inter island flights, cyclades island group, gorge crete
cyclades island group, gorge crete, olympic airlines: Hi Joe, From Santorini one can fly to either Hania or Heraklion in Crete via Olympic Airlines http://www.olympicairlines.com/ I don t believe you can get to Sardinia via Crete though you can get to some Italian cities, check the website for details....

Greece: Ios, flying dolphin, euro beer
flying dolphin, euro beer, mixed drinks: Yassis Kristin, thank youse for the question, Long Island ... I know the track well up there! REF: Ferry costs ... from Piraeas to IOS on the REGULAR ferry (8hr-3 per day-deck class) = cost is about 22-Euro each way) ... 20-Euro is about the average...

Greece: ISTANBUL TO THASSOS, merry xmas and a happy new year, happy new year
merry xmas and a happy new year, happy new year, ferries: Shane I cannot answer this - but - I think that the folks at www.ferries.gr may be able to help you. Best wishes Merry Xmas and a Happy New year Roger From February 2005 some things on a new website may be interesting if Greece is yourdestination...

Greece: Island camping / hostels, student travelers, yiasou
student travelers, yiasou, travelers inn: Yiasou Ellie, Thanks for the question. Where did you work and what doing ? (always like input from travelers on what is out there to keep one from using ones own currency as much as possible) As August turns into September and the hoards of tourists...

Greece: Island Hopping in July, iraklion crete, heraklion crete
iraklion crete, heraklion crete, flying dolphin: Yiasou again Denny, REF my last ... Looks like the IRAKLION (Crete) run to SANTORINI is just 3-times per week...Sunday, Wednesday and Friday...leaves around 6-7 AM. 4-hours. SANTORINI to IOS...1-3 per day...8=euro. (1-hour). IOS to MYKONOS ......

Greece: Island Hopping?, mykonos santorini, traveling to greece
mykonos santorini, traveling to greece, fabulous beaches: Yiasou Alyson, Thank you for your question, Forgot to mention WHEN you are going. Important, because if is in July or August, it will be very crowded & there are times the ferrys will not take passengers without places to stay on certain islands ... IE...

Greece: Island hopping in greece, island hopping in greece, e mail
island hopping in greece, e mail, ferrys: Yiasou Jack, Good question ... As there seem to be people around (traveling gypsies) that just love to pilfer items from unguarded tents. Security at these campsites is not 100 percent, and although over 90 % of the folks staying at these sites are honest...

Greece: Island hopping, mo ped, going to greece
mo ped, going to greece, hydrofoils: Calh Mera Amber, Will try to answer most of your questions here... If I miss any, I ll have a followup later. Crete to Santorini by ferry...Usually a daily slow ferry will leave Iraklion at 7Am and arrive about noon in Santorini for less then ten dollars...

Greece: Italy to Greece, and the Isles, rome naples, euro rail
rome naples, euro rail, e mail: Yiasou Seth, thankyou for the question, You are correct on the Brindisi route. Especially if you have Euro-rail(because about 90% of the ferry passage cost is included.), which may not be the case out of Bari, Ancona or Venice. But if you are simply looking...

Greece: Italy to Greece via Eurail, eurail pass, traveling to greece
eurail pass, traveling to greece, debarkation: Yiasou Jenelle, Thankyou for the question, There are 2 achually ... You can get to Greece using Eurail-ticket from the sea, sailing out of Venice (one or 2 a week), daily in the evenings out of Ancona, Bari and my favorite Brindisi. These vessels...

Greece: Izmir to Greek Islands, passport visa, secluded beaches
passport visa, secluded beaches, best beaches: Yaisou, gule gule and Buon dia too Jose, Thank you for the question, Izmir is not far from Ephesus and that means a bus ride for you to KUSASDASI...the port that each morning will get you to SAMOS (1.5 hr ferry) for about 15-Euro ONE-WAY and a 9-Euro...

Greece: igoumenitsa-meteora-athens, athens by night, train timings
athens by night, train timings, rugged area: Yassis Wendy, Thanks for the question, I imagine you are arriving by ferry from Corfu or Italy. This is a rather rugged area of Greece, and the ONLY way out of there with modern xport is by bus ...To reach the bus station from the port walk N along...

Greece: info for school project, janet clarke, persuit
janet clarke, persuit, students questions: Janet My apologies for the delay in replying to you. I think your students may well be able to learn some things from All Experts experts but in many cases I have found students questions to be too long to be able to answer (in some cases they perhaps...

Greece: interpreting a Greek address, silver media, demetrios
silver media, demetrios, number 44: Scott Daidalou is the Street (number 44) Ag. Demetrios is the village or town (it will be Agios Demetrios in full) 17342 is the post office code Only by checking where code 17342 is can you know which Ag Demetrios this is ( there will be many...

Greece: ios-costs, tuna fish, yiasou
tuna fish, yiasou, hard liquor: Yiasou Johnny, thanks for the Q, Follow up to yesterday ...John...food costs depends on where you are from and how much you eat ... in the IOS Market or cross street in the supermarket, food is certainly no more expensive then in the USA, some items less...

Greece: island hopping, athens area, coast islands
athens area, coast islands, ave tel: Yiasou Gemma, Thanks for the follow up question, NAXOS does have a ferry to KOS...but it goes only ONE DAY a week, and I do not know the day. I would probably drop IOS & NAXOS, add MYKONOS and do Athens, Mykonos, Paros, Santorini, Paros, KOS and then to...

Greece: island hopping - trip for 2, mykonos santorini, friend rita
mykonos santorini, friend rita, season temperatures: Yiasou Adrianna, Thanks again for the question, FIRA is the main town of Santorini. It is located right above the port and sits high atop and next to the cliffs. There is a very nice HOSTEL as well as a equally nice Camp site...to get to each take the...

Greece: island hopping, island paros, plaka area
island paros, plaka area, piraeus port: Yiasou Emma, thanks for your question, First off...September is excellent...Seems Labor day comes and the tourists (IE: Teachers, students & parents)leave. Second...the temperature is suppose to drop to about 90 for a high and the nites are even cooler....

Greece: islands hopping sequence, yiasou, ferry connections
yiasou, ferry connections, cool side: Yiasou DAVE, Thank you for the question, Actually, think you have it pretty well in hand...That is the way I would go... Mykonos does fold up earlier then Santorini ... but in either case there will be plenty of rooms available on all of the stops...

Greece: The islands, stunning beaches, yiasou
stunning beaches, yiasou, youth hostel: Yiasou Ellie, Efaristo for the Question, However, you are probably better equiped to answer it then I. Just talking to your fellow snorkelers and divers that you met this summer. Just the same, I will put my .02 Euros worth in the mix. Snorkeling...

Greece: istanbul to santorini, turkish airlines, 29th august
turkish airlines, 29th august, denny: Michaela, Just an add on to my last...Turkish airlines out of Istanbul flies directly to Athens, from there you can catch a flight out to Santorini ... but it will cost... 200 Euro is my guess, the flights go daily (3-times)in August...are popular and...

Greece: itlay to greece (athens and cyclades), better beaches, piraes
better beaches, piraes, greece athens: Yiasou , Liz , thank you for the questions, I am goiing to try again ... without correcting any of the computer generated mistakes ... pardon the spelling ... PIRAEAS to AMORGOS...10-hrs = daily = 8:am about 30-Euro. Get there at 6:45, buy ticket,...

Greece: izmir to patmos, private baths, quiet beach
private baths, quiet beach, quickest route: Yiasou Kristy, thankyou for the question & the nice comments. I don t keep up on midrange to luxury types as they are always available online...search: patmos-greece in the economical area I would say to call the PENSIONE AUGERINOS @ (OOOPS sorry)...

Greece: Kusadasi, Turkey to Athens via islands, kusadasi turkey, gule gule
kusadasi turkey, gule gule, first nite: Gule gule Kyle, Interesting comments ... I guess that most travel agents are generalists and really don t have a special forte, or if they did ... it wasn t Greece ... and it really should be as Greece has got to be in TOP 3 of countries visited each year...

Greece: Language Barriers, poor tourist, tongue in cheek
poor tourist, tongue in cheek, athens greece: I would not worry too much about it. I think you ll be fine, especially in Athens. Most all signs are in English as well as Greek so that s no problem. You may run into some Greeks who do not speak English but the phrasebook will be OK. Learn some Greek...

Greece: Locations, kefalonia, beautiful island
kefalonia, beautiful island, gr: #1. Check out this website. Plenty of information about Kefalonia in general. Kefalonia is a beautiful island taht can easily take a week to explore http://www.kefalonia.net.gr/en/infoID.asp?CatID=15&ScatID=11&EntityID=323 Sorry but I have not heard...

Greece: Lodging in Athens, norm corley, wire fence
norm corley, wire fence, charter flights: Hi Tony, Great to hear from you, I am terrible recalling names. where did you work ? Wow, my daughter was just 6-weeks old when she got to Greece with her mom in 1977. We lived accross the street in Sourmena and she worked at the hospital as XRAY technician....

Greece: Long-term apartment rent in Poros/Peloponese/Naxos/Crete, craigslist org, term apartment
craigslist org, term apartment, apartment rent: Yiasou Anna, Thanks for the question, Afraid that you are searching in vane. The going rate of a long term appartment (just a studio type) is between 600 and 1000 Euro a month and then the owners want a security deposit up front equal to one-months rent...

Greece: Long term rentals, inexpensive lodging, response post
inexpensive lodging, response post, ground rent: Yiasou Helen, Thankyou for the question, Rather then me guessing at prices on this rather expensive island, get in touch with these folks: ASSOCIATION OF OWNERS OF PRIVATE ROOMS AND APPARTMENTS They have a complete list of rooms on Corfu and...

Greece: language, greek friend, greek friends
greek friend, greek friends, pronunciation of words: I’m afraid this question is outside my field of expertise. This is, in fact, something I’ve wondered about myself, and have discussed with lots of Greek friends. The answers, ranging from ”To understand Koine is easy, like Shakespeare’s English vs. modern...

Greece: looking for old friends, norm corley, athens olympics
norm corley, athens olympics, softball competition: A big Hellenikon YIASOU Rene, Did you need names of people still there? Are you there? If you are, Norm Corley lives at #3 Caminon across the street from the entrance to the Greek Base. The Greeks have taken half of the base, the other half is...

Greece: Marmari beach on Kos Island, otenet gr, kythira
otenet gr, kythira, holiday houses: Caio Guido, REF your last (or mine), Apparently no-one is answering my pleas for info on KOS however here are a couple of leads ... and if you hint that you might be wanting to stay at their places I am sure that they will respond: Roselands@otenet.gr...

Greece: Meteora from Athens in one day, late night bus, night train
late night bus, night train, meteora: I think you will not be able to make it to Meteora on Tuesday night. There might be a late night bus (it will have to be after 9pm in order to get from the airport to the bus station), but that will arrive much later than midnight, which might not give you...

Greece: Meteora info please, meteora monasteries, afternoon train
meteora monasteries, afternoon train, hr trip: Yassis Michael, thank you for the question, OK, it can be done ... Corfu to Igomenitsa 5:45 AM ... 10:45 PM ... every hour 5eu 1 1/2 hr trip. BUS fm: Igo. to Ioannina 1st at 6:30 AM ... 8 per day. 7eu 2 hr connect from Ioannina to Kalambaka...

Greece: Meteora on Monday October 22, monestaries, train information
monestaries, train information, ose gr: It s true in Greece museums are closed on Mondays, so maybe that s where you got your information. Grand Meteoro is supposed to be closed Tuesday and Wednesday during Winter hours , from 9 to 1pm and 3-5pm. You can check with the monastery itself to be...

Greece: Meteora, montreal canada, yia
montreal canada, yia, yvon: yia sou Yvon, thanks for the question, Ok ey, here is the best I can give you on it ... From Igoumenitsa Bus Station, catch the BUS for IOANNINA (2-hr..9-a day, 6.40-Eu), From Ioannini you will have to change to a bus for METSOVO (1 1/2 hr. 4-per day...

Greece: Money, italy naples, yiasou
italy naples, yiasou, travelers checks: Yiasou Melissa, thanks again for the kind words and on this question... First, I do believe that pickpockets are better at it and are more numerous in Italy...Naples, Rome, Bari and Brindisi especially. I guess it is easier to grab-and-go from a woman...

Greece: MYKONOS VS IOS ?, cyclades islands, dificult time
cyclades islands, dificult time, yiasou: Yiasou Amjak, thank you for your question, I seem to be getting alot more q s this year for some reason. Can t be the Euro rate that s for sure...Guess allexperts is hustling more ! Whatever, Whoever told you of those 3-islands hit upon perhaps THE...

Greece: Mykonos to Chios, yiasou, water taxis
yiasou, water taxis, morning ferry: Yiasou Lee, Thanks for the Question, Myconos to Chios and then to Izmir ? Achually slightly easier and cheaper to go from Myconos to Samos or Kos and then to Izmir. From Myconos take the daily ferry to Paros and then connect to the one headed for...

Greece: Mykonos to Delos ferry, mediterranean cruise, last ferry
mediterranean cruise, last ferry, private boat: Yassis ED, thanks for the question ... think you are pretty much out of luck on the DELOS trip, but let me check it out a bit more and see if it is possible to go there in the PM. There is no-doubt some reason that NO boats go over there after 11:am...

Greece: Mykonos to Delos, cruise ship docks, private boats
cruise ship docks, private boats, private carriers: Yiasou Gay, Thank you for the Question, The tour to DELOS goes each morning at 10AM and returns by 2 PM ... Reason for that is that DELOS closes to tourists by 3PM. There is NO actual ferry that goes from Myk to Delos ... it is a tour boat. From...

Greece: Mykonos hotel location, sandy type, metro stations
sandy type, metro stations, tatania: Yiasou again Deborah, REF that final selection... SANTORINI... KASTELLI...Located on the far side of the island about 10-kms from the cliffs and the main town of FIRA and even further to OIA. Near some very nice beaches, the OLD TOWN of THIRA and...

Greece: Mykonos hotel, hotel hello, group leader
hotel hello, group leader, travel agency: Yia sou Kosta, I suggest your son contact one of the three travel agents listed on this link: http://www.greektravel.com/greekislands/mykonos/information.htm Here is one more travel agency: http://mykonos-accommodation.com/mykonos-accommodations.htm...

Greece: Mykonos island, flying dolphin, yiasou
flying dolphin, yiasou, class ticket: Yiasou ANNE, Did not receive this Q direct to me...hope I am not too late in answering ... Just go to Athens and book ferry to Mykonos .. (to make sure of the times of departure.) I am referring to the normal 5 hour ferry from Piraeus that leaves normally...

Greece: Mykonos island, night time entertainment, caprice bar
night time entertainment, caprice bar, little venice: Hi Schlomi, Mykonos has THE town. Very tiny streets allow only pedestrian traffic in most of the city. You ll get lost every time but so what? That was the whole idea when they built them a while back to confuse pirates. The big debate is do you stay...

Greece: Mykonos to Kusadasi ferries, entering turkey, weather problems
entering turkey, weather problems, yiasou: Yiasou Peter, thank you for calling on me again after so long...Yes, I remember the name... MYKONOS to KUSADASI weather permitting... (Leg 1) MYKONOS to PAROS no problem ... daily 8:30 AM ... 3-hrs, 10-euro(?)... (Leg 2) PAROS ro SAMOS ...6-hrs...3-to-4...

Greece: Mykonos - Santorini Ferry, bluestar ferries, paros island
bluestar ferries, paros island, ferry connection: Edward I apologize for the delayed reply, I ve been having access problems. I have researched a bit the Mykonos-Santorini ferry connection for you and it appears that there is no direct connection in the winter. You could, perhaps (if you don t mind)...

Greece: Mykonos and Santorini Greet, archiology, party atmosphere
archiology, party atmosphere, myconos: yassis, and thankyou for the question. You did not say WHEN you would be sailing ... If it is soon you won t find too much on Myconos as it all but closes completely between November and March. Santorini also goes on minimum manning until April. Now,...

Greece: Mykonos Trip, club paradiso, friend rita
club paradiso, friend rita, yiasou: Yiasou Charlie. UPDATE...Lori is back at desk in Athens... Lori@windmills-travel.com SAYS: Due to over abundance of tourists to Mykonos/Santorini and a couple other islands, officials say you will have to have confirmed lodging on the island you...

Greece: Mykonos to Turkey in winter, winter routes, morning ferry
winter routes, morning ferry, western turkey: Yiasou Catherine, thanks for the question, I know that people say Greece is fine in December, and I have heard about global warming ... but unless you get some of both you are NOT going very far on the open waters of the MED in the 12th month of 2006!...

Greece: Mykonos vs Santorini, photo ops, myconos
photo ops, myconos, club atmosphere: Yia...SUE... thanks for the question, 5-days total we are looking at ... If you are more into nude and uninhibited and a great club atmosphere and great beaches ...and a FUN FUN town with photo ops on every street ... MYCONOS is for you. There...

Greece: maritsa, rhodes 7-30 to 8-7, yiasou, maritsa
yiasou, maritsa, kremasti: Yiasou Georgette, thanks for the question, This is a very busy time of year and I can not find a thing available in any of those villages. These are very popular spots. I am checking further and will get back to you IF/When I find anything. unfamiliar...