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How to Have Great Sex: ???, sex with my girlfriend, half the time
sex with my girlfriend, half the time, 19 years: I hate to be so obvious and brief, but you re already halfway there, and you re already doing what you need to do. You re in control half the time, then you re better off than most guys out there. No guy can control it every time all the time, but one thing...

How to Have Great Sex: How can i do So?, gf, maggie
gf, maggie, romance: Hi Ron, 1. There is no best way to do it. The right way to do it is the way your gf wants it done to her. So how about asking her ? And there are not problems if you can t do it more than a number of minutes. There is no such thing that says it will be...

How to Have Great Sex: never done it before, fingering, clitoris
fingering, clitoris, vagina: Hi Benny, thanks for taking my advice. It s ok to feel a bit nervous about where you place your hand, this is all new to you, but please don t feel stupid when you putyour hand in the wrong place. Just try again. Try opening the lips of the vagina and...

How to Have Great Sex: what do i do, high heels boots, thigh high boots
high heels boots, thigh high boots, rape fantasies: Lisa, Even though some women do just lie there, and sometimes that s fine with men, I m not a big supporter of passive sex, so try this instead: Giving a man pleasure during sex is even more complex than giving a woman pleasure: there are so many different...

How to Have Great Sex: Me and myself., hot kisses, work lol
hot kisses, work lol, sexy pussy: Narissa, darling. I don t understand. You don t like being wet because it gets in the way of WHAT? You could never ever cum? You mean when you re wet, or at all? Nothing s wrong with you, darling. Why are you poking your belly? :-) Then you say after...

How to Have Great Sex: Not sure what to do, premature ejaculator, sexy lips
premature ejaculator, sexy lips, generic advice: Serinity, The good old suburbs of Minnesota. My ex lives out there, up in old Hilltop MN, right outside Minneapolis. I love Minneapolis, it s a great city. Good downtown, nice mall. You should go and visit Europe sometime, you d have the time of your life....

How to Have Great Sex: many, male g spot, inner thighs
male g spot, inner thighs, all fours: Joel, The male g-spot is real, to make her cum: ORAL SEX (CUNNILINGUS): In order to make a girl go crazy using your mouth, this is what I recommend: Remember every girl is different, so you may wish to vary the style, speed, and force with...

How to Have Great Sex: Come, sex sessions, hi aaron
sex sessions, hi aaron, citrus fruits: Hi again. Okay, heres some answers. For women, their body starts to lubricate itself during arousal. When they orgasm, thier body produces more of a thicker secretion. The more she orgasms, the more she will produce, untill she runs dry, so to speak. At...

How to Have Great Sex: so..., explosive climax, inner thighs
explosive climax, inner thighs, how to finger a woman: Here you go Ryan... Make her less tense by easing her into it... don t go straight for the pussy... kiss her all over, lick her, touch her, taste her, make her feel like heaven with every touch on every inch of her body. Then and only when she is aching...

How to Have Great Sex: how, vaginal introitus, stomach ache
vaginal introitus, stomach ache, hitch hiking: The easiest step-by-step for male-top position full intercourse... She should lie on her back with her knees at least as wide apart as her shoulders and drawn upward toward her stomach (as if she had a stomach ache but with her knees outward wide) He...

Great Smoky Mountain National Park: Minimal Walking Recommendations, smokies nat, mountain folk lore
smokies nat, mountain folk lore, metcalf bottoms: Dear Dick, There are several places that you should be able to enjoy. Cades Cove is a great spot, but what you ve heard is true. Traffic there can be a nightmare. The key to visiting the cove is to get there early. On Saturdays, the loop is closed...

Greece: 1. which island is the nicest to visit in Greece? and why?, greek orthodox priests, greek icon
greek orthodox priests, greek icon, nude beaches: yia sou Anon, thanks for the question. 1, Which question is the nicest to visit ? That depends on what you are looking for. If you are into painting and poetry you might like HYDRA, located just off the coast of Attica about 1/2 hour ferry from Piraeus....

Greece: 10 day vacation to Greece, athens port, recooperating
athens port, recooperating, plane trip: yassou Carolyn, thanks for the question, May is probably THE best month to go ... Spring, new tourist season on the way, everybody happy, temperature rising into the 80 s, beaches open, water brisk, the sun sparkling on the med, prices, & tourists not as...

Greece: 10 days in Greece in July. Help!, aegean airlines, flying dolphin
aegean airlines, flying dolphin, olympic airlines: Yassis Janice, thanks for the question, I should really know from where you are flying into Greece from ... USA, Canada, England ? Anyhow, 5-for Greece in JULY ! I have found that Greece is NOT a good place to relax in July. Temperature is sure...

Greece: 1st time, e mail address, student travelers
e mail address, student travelers, monistary: Hi mike, thanks for the question...first time? many possibilities...I d say that you start in Athens (hopefully getting there before June 15th)...Secure a nice pension in the Plaka near Flea market, Syndagma square and Acropolis. There are quite a...

Greece: 9 days in Greece in March, happy travels, days of rain
happy travels, days of rain, good weather: Jeannie March is varied/unpredictable. We can have clear sunny days or days of rain in a row. If good weather is essential, two months later would be better... I can suggest if I may, you look at our guide to Crete the biggest Greek Island as there is...

Greece: Bus, thessalonika, ktel
thessalonika, ktel, great trip: Bill, There is a bus from Thessaloniki to Amfissa - Itea, it is the KTEL Fokidas. It will either leave you at the crossroad about 6 km from Delphi, or take it to Itea and catch a taxi (about 12 km). From Delphi, there are several buses a day back to Athens....

Greece: College students trip to greece, private travel agency, dawn to dusk
private travel agency, dawn to dusk, bari italy: Yiasou Lisa, Hello again, After what should not have taken that long but did, I believe I have your answer to the perplexing question ... How to get to and from SPARTA. From the Athens Airport there is a BUS that leaves hourly that will take you for...

Greece: Distances between destinations, going to greece, yiasou
going to greece, yiasou, travelling to greece: Yiasou Anna, thankyou for the question, As I always try to advise travelers going to Greece in the Summer, it will be HOT and ACTIVE ! Lots of people island hopping. The shipping/travel industry have added vessles to accomodate the crush of tourist but...

Greece: Dress Code, girls in short skirts, 13 year old girls
girls in short skirts, 13 year old girls, tiny tops: Hi Sarah, There was a time when the only people you saw walking around Athens in the summer with shorts could be clearly identified as tourists, but those days are over, and now you will see plenty of folks in shorts, and even more, particularly 13 year old...

Greece: English to Greek phrase, greek phrase, pronouciation
greek phrase, pronouciation, word changes: Jessica You are correct, there are many rules as to which word to use. The one you want is MIA . The phrase would read echo mia agapi [ phonetically : excho meeya aggappi . Where the excho is not pronounced as in echo more as in ehho but...

Greece: Ferries or other transportation, overnight ferry, ferrys
overnight ferry, ferrys, ouzo: Yiasou Doreen, Thank you for the question, Athens to Santorini does have bunks...male and female. about 6 in a cuchette. They also have private rooms that cost more. These sleeping quarters have a signup list at the pursers station when you enter the...

Greece: Ferry from Kythera to Crete, western crete, yiasou
western crete, yiasou, kythera: Yiasou Susan, thanks for the question, As of this time the schedules for 2008 are not available. Probably another month. In past years there has always been a ferry from Kythera to the western edge of Crete once a week in April. After May 15th the number...

Greece: Distances between destinations, cappadocia, ephesus
Greece: Distances between destinations, cappadocia, ephesus, indiana jones

Greece: Greece where to go/ islands, olympic air, far islands
olympic air, far islands, yiasou: Yiasou Ana, thankyou for the question, Have a great trip ! Most of your travel will likely be on the mainland as in the winter the island are mostly closed-up either for lack of interest (NO BEACHES OPEN), or they have a small staff working year round...

Greece: Greek Island cruise, greek island cruise, louis cruises
greek island cruise, louis cruises, maiden voyages: Yiasou John, Thankyou for the question, Well, I used to think 60+ was old but not any longer. The Cruise is definately pointed toward the younger set. With a festive atmosphere prevailing 24/7. These cruises, which have been in existance in Greece...

Greece: greece ferries, greece ferries, having trouble finding information
greece ferries, having trouble finding information, ferry times: Yiasou Amanda, thankyou for the question, It is January and the achual schedules are not yet available for 2008 as all is in dorment state this month until at least middle of Feb. However, not to worry, for...except for unforseen weather, you should...

Greece: Kalampaka-KÚrkira route, happy travels, corfu
happy travels, corfu, timetables: Adam You can take a ferry from Kerkyra (Corfu) to Igominitsa and then buses between there, Ioannina, Metsovo then Kalampaka. Or if you can - rent a car at Igominitsa and drive. I do not have timetables and routes at present for this region. So it...

Greece: late boat to naxos, yiasou, steve thanks
yiasou, steve thanks, lemnos: Yiasou Steve, thanks for the question, At this time I cannot confirm. Dimitroula not in service out of Piraeus at present time. Will have to wait until later in year. For update on what is going NOW just as a guide for you and that has a wealth of...

Greece: Getting from Santorini to Mykonos in January, pireaus, santorini
pireaus, santorini, two islands: Hello Amy, I wish I had an answer for you, but short of flying back to Athens from Santorini and then flying to Mykonos, I am not sure that you ll be able to make the trip between these two islands in January. You can get to Paros from Santorini, but in the...

Greece: Santorinin in October, questionable weather, cliffs edge
questionable weather, cliffs edge, oia: Yiasou Samamtha, thanks for the question, NO ONE CAN FORCAST THE WEATHER ... could be raining the entire time.... However, the summers have been staying longer it seems each year and with luck you could get georgeous sunsets around 6:45pm, and temperatures...

Greece: Thessaloniki-Meteora-Athens(Delphi), yiasou, 3day
yiasou, 3day, chiong: Yiasou Hang and Rachel, thanks for the questions, I will try to answer a few and get you on your way. KTEL is the Greek bus system and they connect out of Thessaloniki to all the major Greek cities. You WILL have to ask directions at the airport when...

Greece: Transportation information needed, public bus transportation, e mail address
public bus transportation, e mail address, police number: Yiasou Majnum, thankyou for the question, There are some questions that I just can not find the answer to and this is one of them. IF you have telephone access (long distance)... call the EOT number there....23109-85-215...this is at the airport. (0900-2100...

Greece: Transportation information needed, public bus transportation, alexander institute
public bus transportation, alexander institute, sourse: I do not know the answer as to whether 2-3 Euros is the amount I am sorry Thesssaloniki can have heavy traffic - in busy hours morning and evening travel to work very roughly 7.45 to 9.30 AM and 4.00 to 6.00 PM you will need to allow for more time. There...

Greece: Transportation to Nafplion from Athens, corinth station, port of piraeus
corinth station, port of piraeus, usa trains: Yiasou Glen, Thanks for the nice comments, The cost of a TAXI from the Port of Piraeus to Terminal A should cost between 20-25 euro at most. There are other ways... One is to walk to where the busses congragate and at the info/ticket kiosk ask...

Greece: Travel in Greece, nite cruise, cushette
nite cruise, cushette, eastern greece: yiasou Lien, thankyou for the question, 2008 Aug will be HOT and BUSY ... and a 3-4 nite cruise will NOT allow you to see too much ... Hope you plan on being IN Greece longer then that ! the cruising you mention would be more proper to say Eastern ...

Greece: thessaloniki, halkidiki peninsula, chess piece
halkidiki peninsula, chess piece, hr trip: Yiasou Hang, Thanks for your question, The airport (Macadonia airport) is located about 16-kliks out of town. Take the #78 BUS from airport into downtown area for less then one Euro. Runs every 30-min. Drop you at either the KTEL Station or Pl.Aristotelous....

Greece: Advice on getting around, marousi, kalambaka
marousi, kalambaka, train schedules: Yiasou Evtixia, Efaristoe for the question, MAROUSI is a suburb of northern Athens and getting from there to Kalambaka and on to Thessalonika should be no problem. Here is a site for you to check for bus and train schedules out of Athens and returning....

Greece: Athens - Corinth - Acrocorinth - Nafplio, ancient corinth, luggage service
ancient corinth, luggage service, yiasou: Yiasou Helena, thanks for writing, Greeks are all on strike this week so you may have a problem getting around...Transport will really be screwed up ! In Corinth at the train station I believe there is a place to store luggage (about 1 euro per bag...

Greece: Athens-Corinth-Nafplio-Epidaurus-Athens, ancient corinth, buses and trains
ancient corinth, buses and trains, athens airport: YIASOU ROBERTO, Thanks for the question, Two ways to go ... either by TRAIN or BUS from Athens ...for info on prices and time of departure and where to catch transport please go to athensguide.com/practicalinto ... then browse to the sections on Peleponesse...

Greece: Athens to Delphi, athens port, cruise ships
athens port, cruise ships, coach bus: Jess, If you are on a cruise ship - most cruise ships stop for no more than a day in each port - it is not practical to get to Delphi. The journey to Delphi takes 3-4 hours by car or coach/bus. I hope this answers your question...let me know if it...

Greece: apartment for rent in naxos,Mykonos or ,, long term stays
long term stays: Yiasou Lillian , thanks for the question, Not totally out of the question ... 800 euro a month over a long period , small apartment ... might be doable ... Here are a couple of contacts that might be able to help ... www.windmillstravel.com (all...

Greece: Corinth Canal, corinth area, ancient corinth
corinth area, ancient corinth, corinth canal: Yiasou Hanna, Good to hear you are enjoying your trip, REF: Kiato ... becoming quite a tourist haunt in the summer months probably by this time most of the tourist action is gone. There are several tour agencies you can check in with for ferrys or yachts...

Greece: Family trip to mainland greece, mainland greece, sheep goats
mainland greece, sheep goats, farm implements: Yiasou Idan, thanks for the question(s), There is a selection when we choose to answer these questions that says... unable to answer because the question is too long and envolved . That is what I was going to press, but I can answer parts of the question...

Greece: apartment for rent in naxos,Mykonos or ,, travelling to greece, greek island
Greece: apartment for rent in naxos,Mykonos or ,, travelling to greece, greek island, naxos

Greece: Greece, hydrafoil, flying dolphin
hydrafoil, flying dolphin, western greece: Yiasou Helen, Thanks for the question, When you go as a group the difference in price from one place or another is not very much ... couple euro either way ... But as a rule, SANTORINI, MYKONOS and parts of CORFU (the main port) are considered to be the...

Greece: Greece, ancient greek culture, greek orthodoxy
ancient greek culture, greek orthodoxy, agroculture: Yiasou Courtny, Thank you for thinking that could answer a question such as this ... Besides, I don t answer school questions ... because I would get too many ... (that is for anyone else that ASKS ) However for you COURTNY , I will give some...

Greece: Let's go :Greece, grand bretagne hotel, eleftheroudakis
grand bretagne hotel, eleftheroudakis, parliament square: Helena, Go to the colourful and buzzing bookstore Eleftheroudakis on Panepistimiou (between Syntagma and Omonia) From Syntagma - the parliament square - if you are standing in front of the McDonalds (!) facing the parliament building, walk down the...

Greece: hello, Florina (Northwest Greece) to Athens
Florina (Northwest Greece) to Athens: Yiasou Natalija, Thanks for the question, Florina is way up in Northern Greece. There is a KTEL BUS that leaves there 2-times per day (usually) and goes south to IOANNINA. This Bus trip will cost 16-euro and 3 1/2 hours. Check you local Florina...

Greece: Rail timetable from Thessaloniki to Larissa, rail timetable, yiasou
rail timetable, yiasou, afternoon train: Yiasou Simon, thanks for the question, I am not quite sure WHY you want to do that ... Why not just take the BUS from Thessaloniki to Trikala (3-hr - 6-per day, 0800-2100 daily, 15-euro), then take the bus to Kalambaka from Trikala, every 40-min, 30-min...

Greece: going to Santorini, yiasou, taxi costs
yiasou, taxi costs, calh: Yiasou Sharon, thanks for the question, You would have to fly both ways at this time of year as ferry would take at least 8-hours each way. That would cost 600 euro ($800+). Then the rest of the expenses would be no more then what you would normally...

Greece: getting to Sparta from Gythion, Gythion to Sparta by bus
Gythion to Sparta by bus: Yiasou Gyula, Thanks you for the question, GYTHION to SPARTA ... You can do it, and rather easily ... There are 6-buses that go to and come from SPARTA each day from Gythion ... 40-minutes, 0730-1900 hours, 3.4 euro each way. Departure and return...

Greece: Transportaion from Thessaloniki to Meteora, Thessalonika - Meteora (R/T) - Athens by train.
Thessalonika - Meteora (R/T) - Athens by train.: Yiasou Waran, Thanks for the Q, The easiest way to get to METEORA and back from Thessalonika is by BUS from the DOME SHAPED BUS STATION 3-km West of the center of the city. (2310-5 95 408 = call for departure times). BUS #1 is a shuttle between the...

Greece: Travelling from Delphi to Thessaloniki, english language section, bus sevices
english language section, bus sevices, delphi: Benjamin, Not much you can find out on the KTEL website in any case, in any language! But you can get from Delphi to Amfissa and on to Lamia. From Lamia take the train or bus to Thessaloniki. Wish I could magically supply an accurate timetable....this...

Greece: Travelling to Ios, Athens, Ios
Athens, Ios, Santorini: Hi-Jack , thanks for the kind words One other thing about IOS .. If you want to save some money and are in a party mood ... and can rough-it abit , the island does have an excellent CAMP SITE ... think that it is still called FAR OUT Camping or...

Greece: travel from Athens Airport to Nafplio, yiasou, athens airport
yiasou, athens airport, calh: Yiasou Joanna, Thanks for the question, Trains leave from the airport direct to Korinthos (Corinth)...with connection to Naplion...every two hours...until 2014 hours. You should be able to catch the last one providing you arrive on schedule. Takes...

Greece: Walking in Ancient Olympia, ancient olympia, temple of zeus
ancient olympia, temple of zeus, walking dinner: Yiasou Hanna , follow up REF: Olympia to Ancient site ... aproximately ONE kilometre. the town consists mainly of Kondili, the 1km main street. It s difficult to get lost. At one end signs point to the museums and ancient sites. As you walk...

Greece: Getting from Athens to Corfu in the Winter, easyjet flights, athens airport
easyjet flights, athens airport, festive christmas: Mel A bus to Igoumenitsa takes about 7 hours from Athens main bus station. FromIgoumenitsa you can take a ferry to Corfu. Buses leave from the main bus station - take taxi, bus or metro from Athens airport to the main bus station. www.oasa.gr is the...

Greece: ancient streams, ancient streams, dragon slayer
ancient streams, dragon slayer, traditional garb: Yiasou Dan, Thankyou for the question, Seems every year I get ONE question on this part of the Greek world. What you are looking for is in the PARNASSIS mountains in an area known as BOEOTIA. HELICON is another of the mountains in this range. The...

Greece: where is the best locations to meet singles in Greece who want to have fun?, hotel desk clerks, plaka area
hotel desk clerks, plaka area, taxi drivers: Yiasou Rbee, thanks for the question, End of November is the end of travel to many islands that are rockin from May to October. Weather, lack of tourism cut the ferry schedule to a minimum. If you DO get to an island like Mykonos or Santorini you...

Greece: dressing code, black slacks, dressing code
black slacks, dressing code, black shirts: yiasou Saad, Thanks for the question, I am not up on new hip styles of any nuances in clothing. However, in winter months, it is basically black & white . Cool pullover shirts and sweaters with various sayings pictures some with white bling on...

Greece: Ferries, blue star lines, beautiful waste
blue star lines, beautiful waste, cos cos: Yiasou Eleni, thanks for the kind words ... FOLLOW UP ... I don t know what your agenda is for the 09 trip, maybe you have relatives in COS. Cos is MYKONOS EAST, lots of people that have the time go to both places. If it gets to busy and /or you just...

Greece: Ferries between the islands, high speed service, speed catamaran
high speed service, speed catamaran, flying dolphin: Eleni I do not have all routes to hand for ferry travel, but you can usefully consult ferries.gr and gtp.gr for ferry information. You can take a high speed service to Santorini which takes about 4 hours from Athens during the day and less time to Mykonos....

Greece: Greece June 2009 holiday, ticket vendor, nights accommodation
ticket vendor, nights accommodation, piraeus: Yiasou Natasha, Thank you for the question, In 2009 like 2008, it is expected that because of the economy it will be a great year to travel, providing you can afford it. The EURO (all of Europe including England) is DOWN. travel was off by 30% this...

Greece: Holidaying in one of Ios/Kavos/Kos/Malia/Naxos/Zante, accomadition, cheap apartments
accomadition, cheap apartments, absolute peak: Yiasou Jack, Thanks for the question, That period of summer 09 will be the absolute peak of the tourist season...it is HOT HOT HOT in Greece ... the crowds are very large, [Hopefully, the bad economic conditions will keep travelers to a minimum as...

Greece: THESSALONIKI-DELPHI, bohol chocolate hills, north luzon
bohol chocolate hills, north luzon, pallas hotel: Francis, I hope I am not too late to be of some help. It is quite difficult to establish bus times here except at the bus stations, for us. There is one main bus station in Thessaloniki and it seems likely you will want to take a bus to Larissa...

Greece: TRAVEL ADVISE, early departure, thanks in advance
early departure, thanks in advance, olympia: Govind There are tours to Olympia from Athens, personally I think it is very rushed to do this in 1 day. It takes 3- 4 hours to get to Olympia, or more! If you are staying in the centre of Athens there are many tours offered from hotels and travel agents,...

Greece: Transport from Bus Station to Piraeus, nearby metro, line metro
nearby metro, line metro, going to greece: Hello again Janet, follow up #2 Sorry about that ... thought the site may offer a possibility for bus from Kiffisou to Piraeus ... but not so ... OK Well then there isn t any direct way ... least expensive way would be to take the BLUE BUS...

Greece: transport, public buses, northern greece
public buses, northern greece, afternoon bus: Yiasou Ann, thanks for the question, As it is in April of 09, I will give you my short cliff-note version ... Public buses run from Athens to Delphi ... you can catch one from Liossion 260, called TERMINAL B ... the buses run 6-times a day, the earliest...

Greece: Visiting Mykonos & Santorini, olympic airlines, athes
olympic airlines, athes, mid nov: Toubi Much as I am glad you d like to see some of the islands this month, I would warn of chancy weather. At the moment (here in Crete) we have had three days of sunny or sun and cloud weather and calm seas with 27 degree high temps in the day...this...

Greece: all inclusuve resorts for singles, warm climate, hotel apartments
warm climate, hotel apartments, summer weather: Yiasou Simonne, Added reply I know you can do better then the $150 (Canadian) a day ... which by TODAYS euro would be about 110-euro. single pensiones go for about 30-euro ... Hotels ... 40-euro and less for longer stays. CANADA !!! I know folks...

Greece: Athens to thessaloniki, northern greece, metro station
northern greece, metro station, expecially: Yiasou PR, thanks for the question, Go to the following site and browse to the section on TRAINS TO NORTHERN GREECE ... www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo or www.athensguide.com/trains The train is cheaper then the BUS expecially if you catch...

Greece: athens to mykonos, aegean airlines, ferry deck
aegean airlines, ferry deck, yiasou: Yiasou Bob, thankyou for the question, Best way to go and not spend too much is to : Metro from Athens to PIRAEUS ... 1-euro. 30-min. arrive at 7:AM. (Metro leaves every few minutes) Go to ticket agency in PIRAEUS ... lots along the main road across...

Greece: Budget travel in Greece, piraeus harbour, travel in greece
piraeus harbour, travel in greece, railway station: Yiasou Amber, Thanks for the question, Well LIPSI is in the DODECANESSE islands off the coast of TURKEY. You can take any ferry headed for those islands, as from Rhodes, KOS or Samos you can then catch the connecting Dodecanesse express daily to LIPSI....

Greece: Bus from Sparta to Meteora, buses and trains, athens airport
buses and trains, athens airport, ancient greeks: Yiasou Kit, FOLLOW UP Oh THAT way ! Yes, best route...just ask the ticket seller at the Sparta Bus station for PATRAS ... There might be another route that the locals know of. I would think, however, that you will go ... Sparta - Tripoli - Patras...

Greece: Ferries, serene side, yiasou
serene side, yiasou, traditional car: Yiasou SARAH, thanks for the question, Santorini to IOS is quick and easy ... In March there is likely to be at least 2 ferrys going daily. One traditional car ferry and one high speed type ... No need to book any of them before you arrive in Santorini...

Greece: zdr, aegean airlines, long distance bus
aegean airlines, long distance bus, aegeanair: Dragica, You can travel by bus - a long journey indeed. For this you would need to enquire at the main Thessaloniki long distance bus station. There are flights from Thessaloniki to Heraklion in Crete (direct and usually cheaper) or to Chania in Crete...

Greece: 10 days in Greece and we want to see it all, heraklion crete, meteora monasteries
heraklion crete, meteora monasteries, national archaeological museum: You really need to be in Athens (or driveable to Athens, on the night before your trip. Ferries get cancelled due to rough seas and flights even can be cancelled due to winds (or strikes or work slow downs). To the best of my knowledge there are no overnight...

Greece: Athens - Delphi - Meteora - Athens, traveling to greece, matt barrett
traveling to greece, matt barrett, taxi driver: Yiasou Sonali, Thank you for the question, I imagine that the cost would be around 400-euro by taxi. Not sure . However I do have a site that might be able to help you ... try: athensguide.com/practicalinfo once you are there, browse around...I...

Greece: Athens, Kalambaka, Delphi, early morning train, sore legs
early morning train, sore legs, private taxi: Yiasou Joce, Thankyou for the question, First off, think you have a good plan. Can t really inlarge on it much. athensguide.com/practicalinfo is a great site to get an idea of what the prices will be when you get there and timetables for busses and...

Greece: Athens - Mykonos - Santorini - Crete - Athens, mykonos santorini, flying dolphins
mykonos santorini, flying dolphins, yiasou: Yiasou Raphael, thank you for the question, Fear not, in the time frame you mention you should have NO problem with transportation. Ferrys out of Athens (Piraeus) to Mykonos run daily and often in August...morning (0700 boarding) noon and late in the...

Greece: athens, mykonos, santorini, flying dolphin, swift boats
flying dolphin, swift boats, boarding time: Yiasou Lynsey, Thankyou for the question, Ferrys run daily in the morning for Mykonos (0700 is early boarding time, leaves around 0815). Makes several ports along the way and arrives around 1430. Cost is about 22 euro. Mykonos to Santorini has a daily...

Greece: Budget Travel, info booths, trikala
info booths, trikala, orah: yiasou Hang & Rachel, Ref your last, Trikala a small intersection of trains & busses. Everything (train/bus) same place. Kalambaka to Athens 30-euro ? The only thing I can think about that price is that they renuvated the trains and ofcourse jacked...

Greece: bus from thesaloniki to killini, thesaloniki, kyllini
thesaloniki, kyllini, long journey: Yiasou Rossy, Thanks for the Q, I am not understanding it however. The ONLY Kyllini (Killini) I know of is clear accross Greece in the Western Peleponesse. To get there you can take a daily bus out of Thessaloniki to Athens and then catch the BUS...

Greece: cheap and safe accomodation in Athens, self catering apartments, youth hostel
self catering apartments, youth hostel, island cruise: Hi Andrew, Thanks! There are a couple of options I would recommend. The folks who run the Backpackers youth hostel have opened a new place with self-catering apartments very close to the Acropolis. There website is http://www.athensstudios.gr. I love their...

Greece: cheapest way to travel, quiet country side, ferry time
quiet country side, ferry time, european airlines: Yiasou Meredeth, Thank you for the question, Been checking that is why I am very late getting back to you. I am not in the travel business and flight plans not my forte. People have told me that the less expensive way to get all the way to FOLEGANDROS...

Greece: Ferries in April, blue star ferries, ferry deck
blue star ferries, ferry deck, flying dolphin: Yiasou Coleen, thank you for the question, I travel usually without a tight schedule...specially in April. Just take the Metro from Athens (1-euro) to Piraeus (30-min). Arrive about 6:30-7:00 AM. Go to one of the Ticket Kiosks all along the waterfront...

Greece: Ferry Routes, island hopper, yiasou
island hopper, yiasou, book flights: Yiasou Lori, thank you for the question, If would be better to go Santorini/Paros/Samos, as there is 6-day a week passage to Samos from Paros. Going to Crete and then Samos will be quite a voyage...remember what happened to Odysseus ! Similiar awaits...

Greece: ferry mykonos to santorini, hellenic seaways, hellenicseaways
hellenic seaways, hellenicseaways, santorini hotels: Marcia Probably best bet is www.hellenicseaways.gr They will not be very likely to have summer schedules yet (in Greece the decision of sailing schedules is surprisingly, frustratingly tardy). If by summer - for example - you mean July, then I would...

Greece: Good guide to small hotels in Greece, small hotels in greece, hotels in greece
small hotels in greece, hotels in greece, downside: Jill I know just what you mean - I find the bulk of hotel sites horrible and totally unhelpful, unless you already know the hotel you want, in which case you don t need em anyway! But only for Greece (alas) I do have the answer, as this website not...

Greece: Greece to Albania, pinkpalace, border crossings
pinkpalace, border crossings, travelling to greece: Yiasou Amanda, Interesting question, [followup to 1st: ... website is: thepinkpalace.com/bus.html] It certainly can be a bit of an adventure going north thru Macedonia and into Albania, what with border crossings in the middle of the nite and lack of...

Greece: Greece Itinerary - realistic?/doable on a budget?, inexpensive hostel, mainland areas
inexpensive hostel, mainland areas, time crunch: Hello again Melissa, REF KNOSSOS...Here are some aproximates. If U happen 2 B in Iraklion get a 1-euro ticket at the Kiosk at El Greco Park (center of city) and take bus #2 there. Entrance fees are as follows (Not exact but close) ... open 0800-1730...

Greece: Greece in March 2008, victoria metro, safety deposit box
victoria metro, safety deposit box, going to spain: Yiasou Whitney, REF: ISTANBUL to ATHENS by train ... There is at least one a day out a Istanbul to Athens via Alexandroupoli ... it will take you almost 24-hours ... the cost I estimate to be 50-euro (plus any border crossing fees). REF: Louiscruises...

Greece: Greece in March 2008, island car rental, corinth canal
island car rental, corinth canal, season weather: Yiasou desiree, Thankyou for the question, MidMarch is the beginning of the new tourist year. Lots of beautification going on to prepare the islands for another season. Weather is speculative ... that is...it might be warm and sunny, highs of about 70-f,...

Greece: Greece train schedules and Kalambaka, travel in greece, adviso
travel in greece, adviso, train schedules: Ciao Rachel, buon giorno ... [decided to be Italian this year]. athensguide.com/practicalinfo is the site for you and many others. It is simply THE BEST ! And I am not saying that because he pays me, because he doesn t. But ...hey...a good site IS...

Greece: Greek Isles Snorkeling, snorkling, greek isles
snorkling, greek isles, mykonos: Yiasou Carol, Thanks for the question, I shall have to direct you to Rita@windmillstravel.com (or just windmillstravel.com, They can help you with that Q. In the past they have directed two dives (SCUBA @99 euro) and SNORKLING Excursions [25-euro]. Open...

Greece: Guide me to travell from Athen to Alexandroupolis, hotel in athen, youth hostel
hotel in athen, youth hostel, train times: Ali Yes a trip worth taking. I would travel from Athens to Thessaloniki and then bus or train to Alexandroupoli. The train times an tickets can be gained through www.ose.gr Information on thessaloniki - see the guide at www.SuperbGreece.com...

Greece: gifts, levi 501 jeans, salem cigarettes
levi 501 jeans, salem cigarettes, florida gators: Yiasou Glenda, Thanks for the question, I have been having the same dilemma ... not for the exact same reason. I have been trying to figure out what I can buy in US and SELL on blackmarket in Greece. Use to be cigarette (Marlboro). Then it was Cannon...

Greece: hai, formal occasions, religious places
formal occasions, religious places, dress codes: Yiasou Veer, thanks for thw question, This is 2008, not 1958, dress codes are passe . Wear pretty much what you want to. In religious places...temples, mosques, churches, as a courtesy, women should have shoulders covered and scarves for their heads....

Greece: Igoumenitsa to Kalambaka, yiasou, shortest route
yiasou, shortest route, ferrys: Yiasou Jan, Thankyou for the question, Igoumenitsa can be reached easily from Corfu (1-hr 7-euro about). Then catch the bus to IOANNINA, and from there on to Kalambaka. (Base of Meteora). Actually, when you arrive at the Igoumenitsa bus station tell them...

Greece: Info, pinkpalace, train prices
pinkpalace, train prices, trikala: Yiasou Hang, Ref your Q on avoiding getting ripped off ... I thought of a couple other pitfalls you may encounter...On Mykonos and on any other island where you are greeted by ROOOM HAWKS ... this is a good/bad thing. GOOD because you know there are...

Greece: Istanbul to Thassos, northern greece, scenic route
northern greece, scenic route, ofcourse: Yiasou Vicki, Thanks for your question, There is a scenic route that you can take from Istanbul to Greece, but it does NOT involve Thessaloniki. It would take you a LONG time to reach Thessaloniki by this route. The domestic ferrys out of Istanbul run...

Greece: Making the most of it, piraeus port, globe trotter
piraeus port, globe trotter, louis cruises: Ciao Andrew, come va? Grazia per la domanda, I am going ITALIAN quest anno...LOL I shall try to give you some guidance here and now, but rather short on time so if I do not finish I will get back to you on MONDAY. Cruises 4-day ... Ask an agent...

Greece: Meteora/Athens/Santorini, planning a trip to europe, northern greece
planning a trip to europe, northern greece, monaster: Yiasou again Tricia, Ref Athens, sorry to year that the Acropolis House and Hotel Dioskurous got bad reviews...as they used to be very nice places and very centrally located. You should try to stay in the Plaka area aroung Syndagma, Monastiraki, Psiri...

Greece: Rhodes, Crete, Santorini, afternoon in venice, planning a trip to italy
afternoon in venice, planning a trip to italy, superferries: Ciao C , thanks for the question, Achually, IF you have the time try the ferry out of Venice to Corfu and then onto Patras. I am just NOT sure which nites of the week it runs, but ANEK lines and perhaps one other, DO board during the afternoon in Venice...

Greece: Samos Ferry, thessalonika, foot trail
thessalonika, foot trail, thermopylae: Yiasou TYRONE, Ref THERMOPYLAE & ACCOMODATIONS: I do not see any way from Meteora to Delphi via Thermopylae. You can do all three in 2-day tours orchestrated out of Thessalonika or Athens. Pretty nice tours but also would add considerable to your expenses....

Greece: Santorini to Crete or vice versa, ferry info, island destinations
ferry info, island destinations, dolphine: Yiasou Tonu, Thanks for the question, CRETE to SANTORINI is slightly better ... probably because I have taken it that way...Daily out of Heraklion in the early morning. Boards about 6:AM. Leaves around 8:AM, arrives about One PM. Now, I hear they are...

Greece: Santorini to Ephesus, friend rita, ferry fm
friend rita, ferry fm, western turkey: Yiasou David, Now thru April they are likely 2-3 times a week. May they will increase to 4-5 times a week and 6-times a week in mid summer. Another option is IOS ... daily to Santorini (in fact...2-3 times a day by May.) Mykonos to Santorini via...

Greece: Santorini to Mykonos, flying dolphins, yiasou
flying dolphins, yiasou, ferry tickets: Yiasou David, Thanks for the question, If you know a site or agent that will reserve a seat for you on one of the Flying Dolphins or Super Ferrys, you should do so. No big rush, but I would say MAY might be a good month to start reserving. If you plan...

Greece: Tall order I know!! From Fethiye to Santorini, gule gule, yiasou
gule gule, yiasou, morning ferry: Gule Gule and yiasou Tina, Thanks for the question, No truely EASY way to do it except to fly from that airport in the S.Western part of Turkey into Santorini. Check on that first...I do not really know anything about their schedules. However, if you...

Greece: Transportation to Meteora, roussanou, picnic lunch
roussanou, picnic lunch, varlaam: Yiasou Vera, Thank you for the question, Bus to Kalambaka passes thru and stops at Trikala but you do not change. Best way to see the monasteries is to take the BUS for 1-Euro (pay on board). Leave about 9:am during the week and at 8:20 AM on weekend...

Greece: Travel to Greece, cheap accommodation, mikonos
cheap accommodation, mikonos, cheap hostel: Yiasou Roberto, REF: The Busses ... interconnecting countrywide busses (KTEL-network). Local busses NO ... usually best to buy a day-pass for three-euro in a metro station (or at a Kiosk) if you plan on using public transport alot, otherwise you have...

Greece: Travel Query, hotel in santorini, ancient corinth
hotel in santorini, ancient corinth, evening train: Yiasou Tyrone, thank you for the queston, Really tough to do all that in 4-days ... Start with day-zero taking the evening train to Kalambaka (Meteora base camp) ... I will give you a site to go to for schedules and prices. Stay at a Pensione in Kalambaka...

Greece: travel to greece, sunset concerts, fab place
sunset concerts, fab place, yiasou: Yiasou Denise, Thankyou for the question, Depends when you are going ... IF next month (march) I think it is HIGH end, but if it is MAY-September it is competitive, specially with Santorini being in the mix. You did not tell me what month ... Mykonos...

Greece: travel within greek islands, direct connections, ios
direct connections, ios, mykonos: Yiasou David, Ref: Ios-samos There are NO ferries headed in that direction from IOS. Closest bet is IOS to PAROS (3-hrs about 12-euro) and then connect at Paros for Samos. Samos does have direct connections to and from Paros, Mykonos, and Naxos....

Greece: 5.13-5.18, mykonos santorini, athens athens
mykonos santorini, athens athens, yiasou: Yiasou Ann, thank you for the question, You will be rushed, specially if you go by ferry...reg ferry from Athens to Mykonos is early morning departure and about6-hours. Mykonos / Santorini is 3-hours daily by fast ferry (no problem) and Santorini is likewise...

Greece: April Ferry from Mykonos and Santorini, march31, superferry
march31, superferry, mykonos: Cheers Brady (tough loss to those Giants but you ll survive to fight another season...not so...my Packers !!!!) Afraid you are out of luck on the Monday nite to Santorini. But in luck on the Friday nite out of Mykonos ... Boards about 2300. check...

Greece: Athens to Greece, traveling in greece, bus schedule
traveling in greece, bus schedule, late in the day: Megan There is one major bus station in Athens. Best to look at http://www.ktel.org for timetables and more. I hope this rather brief, scant and bare message is at least a little helpful. It is not likely that you need or could easily make a...

Greece: Getting around the Peloponnese, ancona italy, bp station
ancona italy, bp station, ktel bus: Yiasou Rebecca, thanks for the question, stumbling accross my answers ? hmmm, in that case, I must be the most famous poor person I know ... Rick Steves gets millions for the stuff he dispenses !!! oh well, I guess anything further on that subject...

Greece: athens to crete prices, port of piraeus, ferry departures
port of piraeus, ferry departures, time of departure: Yiasou Bhamini, thankyou for the question, Best way to CRETE from Athens is from the port of Piraeus (Athens). Take metro there for about a euro between 0600-0700, buy your ticket at the port and board the regular ferry that leaves around 0800. the...

Greece: blue star for super economy class, route from athens, economy class
route from athens, economy class, philos: Cheers Windy, Thanks for the question, Never heard of this Super Economy Class ... probably for off season and you are correct...sold out...as seats no doubt limited. But... check with my philos Rita@Windmills-travel.com ...she is on scene in Mykonos...

Greece: Car hire one way Athens to Katakolon or Athens to Kakyra (Corfu), matt barrett, katakolon
matt barrett, katakolon, taxi fare: Yiasou Ray, Thankyou for the question, I refer you to one of my favorite sites for info on the TAXI fare to Katakolon as it is too expensive for me to even guestamate. athensguide.com/practicalinfo browse this site ... (no problem, just one very easy...

Greece: Dress, athens greece, happy travels
athens greece, happy travels, daytime temperatures: Allison I would allow for daytime temperatures of between 12 and 25 degrees centigrade (plus or minus a bit). Rain is possible but not a high probability. Apart from that if you are thinking of appropriate style of dress... Casual to smart casual...

Greece: day trip from athens olympia, aegean airlines, athens acropolis
aegean airlines, athens acropolis, rita thanks: Yiasou again Rita, Lots of people make that mistake...go to Olympia and expect to see this big mountain ... NOT! However, it is just as difficult to do Olympia in the western Peleponesse, as it is 5-hours away at the least...usually 7-hrs by either bus...

Greece: Ferries in Ios in May, ventouris sea lines, hellenic seaways
ventouris sea lines, hellenic seaways, ga ferries: Yiasou NIKOS, REF: Your and My last ... My mind is now clearer on other ferrys that travel the waters of the Med ... suprised they do not collide .... Blue Star, GA Ferries, Hellenic, Saronic, Superjet, Ventouris Sea Lines ... These are the majority...

Greece: Ferries between islands, mykonos, windmills
mykonos, windmills, denny: Yiasou Kylie, thanks for the question, Yes, this time of year with no tourists as yet, the daily service may not be in operation til the middle of the month. There may be a regular ferry from Mykonos to Paros to Santorini however and you may wish to check...

Greece: Ferries from Piraus to Neopli, Greece, flying dolphins, bus train
flying dolphins, bus train, question thanks: Yiasou ZOE, you read my mind ... now read my follow up, which was sent to you about 10-minutes ago, in which I explained that while doable, the ferry would be preferred ... But, should you have to wait to long for the next ferry to the island of choice,...

Greece: homes in crete long term rental, property in greece, change in my life
Greece: homes in crete long term rental, property in greece, change in my life, better health

Greece: GREECE 4 DAYS, temple of poseidon, ancient mycenae
temple of poseidon, ancient mycenae, romantic beauty: Yiasou Tim, REF: Corinth ... do by public train or bus ... guide not needed (get a souvineer book when you are in Athens at a kiosk or when you arrive in Corinth) Delphi ... almost the same as above, unless truely interested in the oricle and what its...

Greece: Greece, athens airport, athens city
athens airport, athens city, hr trip: Yiasou Sophia, thabnkyou for the question, You may be able to catch the train out of LARISA station to Kalambaka at 0820, providing you hit the ground running and not too many road blocks in your path... The BUS to Syndagma will take 45-minutes (3-euro)and...

Greece: the greek islands., piraeus port, lodging expense
piraeus port, lodging expense, ferry rides: Yiasou MIA, thankyou for the question, I think you have it about right, TWO nites in Athens should be enough and depart on day 3 in the morning for Santorini. OR if you time it right leave in the afternoon or evening for Santorini of day 3 and spend the...

Greece: Honey Moon Advice, honey moon, honeymoon spots
honey moon, honeymoon spots, april showers: Yiasosu John, thankyou for the question, Late March/Early April would be preferable to November for a variety of reasons... 1) The Spring season and the islands gearing up for another season. Everyone in a GOOD mood. 2) tourists have yet to arrive...

Greece: homes in crete long term rental, maroulas, plakias
maroulas, plakias, business projects: Alaana It is wonderful that you will realize a dream and long-time desire to live in Greece and I hope you find Crete all and more than you wish. In many parts of the island more and more people from overseas are coming to live - this may be good news...

Greece: Istanbul to Thassos, yiasou, best bet
yiasou, best bet, ayvalik: Yiasou Kim, Thank you for the question, The bus (or train) out of Istambul to Alexandroupoli is about 9-hours and then it is another 2-hrs to Kavala. The Ferrys take just 45-minutes from Kavala to Thassos and are inexpensive, compared to the bus or train...

Greece: island hopping, ship sails, fact europe
ship sails, fact europe, yiasou: Yiasou Jan, thanks for the question, I am not in the booking business ,,,, least not at the moment. I can look into it however and book you out of Bari as I plan to be on that ferry about mid MAY ! But, you are correct...July will be hi season and reservations...

Greece: June trip to Istanbul and Greece, lira rate, us exchange rate
lira rate, us exchange rate, turkish lira: Yiasou Jim, additional from my recent answer: YTL (Turkish Lira) rate currently: 1.27 YTL = $1. 32-YTL = 16-euro or $25 US dollars. Gule gule Denny ...

Greece: Mainland Greece Itinerary, noah thanks, mainland greece
noah thanks, mainland greece, train timetable: Yiasou Noah, REF: Delphi - Ioannina .... The only way I know of is to go to LAMIA (0630-1130-1530) [8-eu), 2-hrs ... then change for TRIKALA [2 1/2 hrs, 8-eu, 7-daily runs)... TRIKALA you can get to IOANNINA (2 1/2 hrs, 10-eu(?), 6 per day [they...

Greece: Moving to Athens - clothing, washington dc metro, dc metro area
washington dc metro, dc metro area, fashion guru: Yiasou Jill, thanks for the question, Teachers, specially with children and families dress rather on the conservative side. However dress conservative lite if you are going for the entire summer as the temperatures will be oppressively HOT, with the...

Greece: Northern Greece, athens metro, eastern macedonia
athens metro, eastern macedonia, going to greece: Yiasou Georgia, thanks you for the question, Two of my favorite Greek people are named Georgia. From The airport the easiest way (not the cheapest) is to take the METRO to Syndagma and then change to a metro to SEPOLIA. (it is only a stop or two from...

Greece: overnight ferries in Greece, ferries in greece, happy sailing
ferries in greece, happy sailing, hellenicseaways: Junaid Between these two companies you should be able to find tickets. Some routes for this May are only just being made official and where they have not yet been announced they may not appear as an available route on each ferry company s website - so...

Greece: Parking in Athens, port of piraeus, western outskirts
port of piraeus, western outskirts, nearby metro: Yiasou Mikael, Thankyou for the question, Coming into Athens from Argolis on the main road you will first be going thru the port of Piraeus. They do now have the Piraeus Bypass that you could take all the way to the airport and park there but that is too...

Greece: planes from greece, to turkey?, ataturk airport istanbul, greece athens
ataturk airport istanbul, greece athens, rough price: Yiasou Rich, thanks for the question, Usually NOT up on this type of info as I never fly when I can ferry but I did check it out just because I am a nice guy ... Leaving withing the next month you will find the costs are about $400 round trip ......

Greece: Ferries, santorini hotel, honeymoon lodging
santorini hotel, honeymoon lodging, air transat: Yiasou Melissa, Thanks for the followup, ref: www.ferries.gr ... as reputable as they come. I use that site from time to time to locate times for travelers. It is a bit BUSY for me but it works ... And for ferries between Santorini-Mykonos it would...

Greece: quick greek island trip from istanbul, yiasou, logistical nightmare
yiasou, logistical nightmare, islands of greece: Yiasou amy, Thanks for the question, You are in the Northern islands of Greece and even in late April weather could still be cool, but you only have a short time. If you fly...head for KOS down off the southern coast of Turkey. Should be fine for beaches...

Greece: quick question about transfer between santorini and mykonos, piraeus port, sawaddee
piraeus port, sawaddee, morning ferry: Sawaadee Peng, Krup kun mac, for the Q, I work the weekends at a PAYING job and that is why I am usually tardy on my weekender answers. End of May first part of June should be no problem getting a vessel. If your flight gets in early enough on the...

Greece: getting from Santorini to Kalambaka and back to Athens, alternate spelling, train schedules
alternate spelling, train schedules, bus schedule: Yiasou Rachel, thankyou for the question, regards the train ... there are 2 that go to Kalambaka .. one in the morning at 0820 and then other at sometime after 1700. Price quoted is VERY inexpensive and I am questioning that as it is 2-years old. Also...

Greece: Student travels in Greece, student travels, club areas
student travels, club areas, samaria gorge: Yiasou Clair, Thankyou for the question, You can be certain that going in May, following exams will be a great time. CRETE will be building for the anticipated crush of tourists in June/July and August, but MAY will still be great for nite-life. The...

Greece: Traveling to Greece next week, hellenic seaways, traveling to greece
hellenic seaways, traveling to greece, argos: Erika A little difficult for me to be much help at this short notice. But look for Argos lines who at times sail to Santorini. Normally Hellenic Seaways would be the one for you (do look on their website www.hellenicseaways.gr ) but I think that...

Greece: Travelling around greece, cape sounion, bari italy
cape sounion, bari italy, posedion: Yiasou Brandon, Thanks for the question, Pink Palace is a fun place for young Americans or Brits on Corfu and they offer a bus ride into Athens with the price of a room if you stay with them for a few nites...in fact: go to their website and checkum out....

Greece: Type and cost of travel, athens metro, train ferry
athens metro, train ferry, ferry companies: Yiasou Louise, thankyou for the question, Daunting !!! OK PATRAS - METEORA ... Probably the best route would be the BUS that leaves at noon for Thessaloniki. This bus stops at TRIKALA. (4-hr tirp) Get off there and catch the one going up to Meteora...

Greece: taxi's, western crete, heraklion airport
western crete, heraklion airport, return journey: Yiasou Natalie, Hello again NATALIE ... this is a followup to my last which might have been too rash ... 100-pounds is in the neighborhood of 115-Euro... I am thinking that with the rising fuel costs and taxi fees in middle of summer on the money...

Greece: transportation, holland american, athens airport
holland american, athens airport, euro range: Yiasou Leonard, Thanks for the question, Bus transport is far less then the taxi, you can be sure of that. The Bus leaves ever 30-minutes from the airport to Piraeus for about 3-euro. Takes about 45-60 min., depending on traffic. Same time with the...

Greece: travel through Greece?, overnight ferry, trip of a lifetime
overnight ferry, trip of a lifetime, beach time: Yiasou again Kimmee, REF: over 26 ... train pass ... here is an interesting idea... Greek flexi pass ... $251 ... allows you to FLY r/t to an island of your choice served by Olympic airlines out of Athens AND have 3-days rail travel as well over a one...

Greece: travel from Thessaloniki, phillipi, mt olympus
phillipi, mt olympus, trikala: Yiasou Linda, thankyou for the question, Ref your trips out ot Thessaloniki .... There is NO direct to METEORA ... Take the public bus to TRIKALA that runs 6-X a day (3-hrs), 1st at 0800. Then change to the bus to Kalambaka from Trikala which also makes...

Greece: visiting lesvos, gule gule, athens port
gule gule, athens port, venice italy: Yiasou Phil, Thanks for the question, Good question as to which is easiest way to Prague. 1) From LESVOS you could ferry to Kavala and then bus accross to Thessaloniki and then on to Prague by bus headed north. 2)or Ferry to Thessaloniki from Lesvos...

Greece: Athens to Olympia, and Athens to Delphi, yiasou, bus schedules
yiasou, bus schedules, great trip: Yiasou Corey, and effaistou for the question, For the answers to these and other pertinent Q s of this nature go to MY favorite info site...athensguide.com/practicalinfo... It is FREE and you just scroll and browse to the subject matter you desire...in...

Greece: athens in the evening time, bluestar ferries, plaka area
bluestar ferries, plaka area, port of piraeus: Yiasou Charmaine, silly me ... the obvious just dawned on me ... As gimmicks to stay at their places the hotels will sometime make offers like the one to you ... There is also one such on Corfu that I know offers incentives ... What I imagine is that...

Greece: Bus from Athens to Kalambaka to Lamia, lonely planet guide, mechanic shops
lonely planet guide, mechanic shops, travelling in greece: Yiasou Jeffrey, Thankyou for the question, For some BUS schedules to places in Greece from Athens and return go to athensguide.com/practicalinfo , I think you will find it very useful. Just scroll to the sections on Busses in/out of Athens. There are...

Greece: Cheap hotels in Olympia, olympia palace, balcony rooms
olympia palace, balcony rooms, cheap accomodation: Yiasou Tyrone, Thanks for asking, Prices in Olympia are set according to amenities and location. Being off the beaten track, prices stay stable throughout the year... Lots of tour groups go there so it is best to call ahead to make sure that some group...

Greece: Delphi to Igoumenitsa, eastern trip, info booth
eastern trip, info booth, busses: Yiasou Basudev, thanks for the question, Yes it is possible, although rather circuitive... Be sure to ask the info person about an more direct route then the one I have for you. DELPHI is accessible by bus and you can leave by bus either southwest...

Greece: driving athens-meteora-thessaloniki, monistaries, athens drive
monistaries, athens drive, driving questions: Yiasou Brigham, Thanks for your question, Do not get mant driving questions ... You nodoubt will have the car and will be leaving the hotel for the trip. You would have to start your journey realistically at 0400 at the latest. The trip up to Meteora...

Greece: Ferries to Kythera and Crete, western crete, kythera
western crete, kythera, yiasou: Yiasou James, Thank you for the question, All of KYTHERA s ferries go in and out of their port of DIAKOFTI. FERRIES go to: Gythion, Kalamata weekly. The ferry to NEAPOLI runs daily, at noon & 4PM, one-hr, about 8-euro. You can also get to KASTELI...

Greece: Ferry from Greece to Turkey, greece athens, athens area
greece athens, athens area, calh: Yiasou Andrew, Thankyou for the question, The last I heard, there were still ferrys (sometimes 2 per day) that sail from Piraeus to ports in Turkey for around 40-euro and about 12-hours. In the event you cannot find any when asking to buy a ticket...

Greece: how to get to Greece and what to do there, going to greece, university undergraduates
going to greece, university undergraduates, roman side: Yiasou Charmaine, thank you for the question, JUST A QUICK ADD ON TO MY LAST ... On ferries going TO Greece From Italy ... check first with BLUE STAR ... I saw a bit of gray area with the ferry crossing specials ... Blue Star might have a 30% discount...

Greece: Greece in early October, port of piraeus, hotel cecil
port of piraeus, hotel cecil, national gardens: Yiasou Sally, or should I say Guten Morgan , thanks for the question, Early October is still pretty good as far as ferry s to the islands and return, and the prices, crowds and temperatures will have abated from the July-Aug highs. You do not really...

Greece: Greek Islands, port of piraeus, central athens
port of piraeus, central athens, athens airport: Yiasou Alex, REF: Santorini or Mykonos in the PM ? 50/50.... You would be shooting for anything after 1800. for your own look at what is going daily out of Athens go to this site: Athensguide.com/practicalinfo scroll down to section...

Greece: Greek Islands, ferry boats, superferry
ferry boats, superferry, question thanks: Hi again Derne, Figure on those flights that the cost will be about $100+ each leg, one way...ie: Santorini - Mykonos, Mykonos - Athens . Easier to reserve then the ferry. At moment Olympic and Aegean are the 2 regular carriers. Try my friends at...

Greece: greek islands, heraklion crete, speed catamaran
heraklion crete, speed catamaran, happy travels: Nisheeth Oh were it so! Unfortunately the other way round - Crete to Santorini you can do this but not from Santorini. The high speed catamaran departs from Santorini at 1745 (afternoon) arriving just under 2 hours later in Heraklion, Crete. It...

Greece: hydrofoil from Crete to Santorini, hydrofoil service, friend rita
hydrofoil service, friend rita, flying dolphins: Yiasou Susie, Thankyou for the question, It is difficult to reserve on line and sometimes the days of the week that you want to go, the ferry doesn t. That is the way with Crete to Santorini ... The Regular Ferry from (H)Iraklion to Santorini (thera)goes...

Greece: luggage storage, hotel aphrodite, victoria metro
hotel aphrodite, victoria metro, store luggage: Yiasou Evelyn, Thanks for the question, Best place to store luggage is at the LARISA Train Station. It cost about 1-euro a bag for 24-hours. FREE storage is (was) available at several hotels and pensiones in the Syndagma area. Some may have space...

Greece: Mykonos-Santorini, boat cruise, ferry companies
boat cruise, ferry companies, water transportation: Suhail Schedules are just appearing on the various websites as they are finalized now (yes this late!) for next month and the summer. Best to look at www.gtp.gr and / or www.ferries.gr for this info. The two most likely ferry companies to offer this...

Greece: Rome to Volos in May, eurorail pass, yiasou
eurorail pass, yiasou, italy greece: Yiasou Mike, Thankyou for the question, Makes it easy with the eurorail...Take it from Rome to Bari and then catch the ferry across to Igoumenitsa (9-hrs). (I Believe Eurorail holders of passes Italy & Greece ride for nearly free.) Bus from Igoumenitsa...

Greece: renting in plakias, lufthanasa, winter flights
lufthanasa, winter flights, easyjet: Sandi Very difficult to give a one-figure estimate. But (presuming you mean Plakias on the south coast) - It should be possible in the are to rent something for 450-600 a month, that would be my estimate based on north coast prices, but allowing for...

Greece: Santorini to Izmir, happy travels, kastelorizo
happy travels, kastelorizo, greek islands: Emma Only 2 or 3 Greek islands very close to Turkey have a local boat to Turkey, Such as Kos, Kastelorizo and possibly Mitilini. So it is very unlikley you can use this method, getting to these islands from Santorini is not easy and the boats from...

Greece: Santorini to Turkey, island hopper, chios
island hopper, chios, overnite: Yiasou Mia, thanks for the question, There is always a way ... Take the ferry from Santorini to Paros (you may need to stay overnite in Paros). Next day take the ferry from Paros to Samos. At Samos you may also need an overnite stay as most of the...

Greece: santorini to athens may 31st, hellenic seaways, piraeus port
hellenic seaways, piraeus port, speed catamarans: Julie Very sorry this took so long - I had a 30 hour malady that clearly said I should do a rare thing and take the day off, yesterday. Best (it may the last alternative) - if I knew which Saturday I could check - look at www.seajets.gr Some of the...

Greece: santorini- Istanbul, turkey istanbul, yiasou
turkey istanbul, yiasou, visa fees: Yiasou Ben, thanks for the question, You have got one heck of a boat ride in October ... obvious route would be SANTORINI To PAROS (under 4-hours, 17-euro). Then from PAROS to SAMOS ... about 8-hrs, about 20-euro. after an overnite at Samos and some...

Greece: Thassos-Istanbul, athens athens, oricle
athens athens, oricle, noon train: Yiasou Maria, I just realized that you have not told me WHEN you are going. That will have a lot to do with whether or not to make reservations ahead of time. IE: from now til first of June I think you are safe just going there without ferry or lodging...

Greece: Transit - Athens Airport to Pireaus commercial cargo terminal, yiasou, athens airport
yiasou, athens airport, greek waters: Yiasou Patrick, Airport to Piraeus by bus is about one hour. However, after reaching Piraeus by taxi to get to the place you are seeking may be a problem unless you speak Greek. Taxi drivers do not like to pick people up for short trips such as 1-km,...

Greece: Transit in athens on way to sporades, cafes and restaurants, athens airport
cafes and restaurants, athens airport, athens city: Bhupendra I think it will be a bit of a stretch to go into Athens and then to where you get the ferry to Skopelos as they are in opposite directions. You could do it and see the the first light in Athens and the view of the Acropolis above, but you...

Greece: thermopylae, traveling to greece, taxi stands
traveling to greece, taxi stands, thermopylae: Yiasou Maribel, thanks for the question, Thermopylae can be reached by bus and for a lot less then 300-euros! There is a main road (hi-way E75)that runs thru the pass. There are probably other ways of getting there but I would say to catch the BUS to...

Greece: How to travel from Athens Airport directly to ferry for Sporades, athens international airport, athens airport
athens international airport, athens airport, flying dolphin: Yiasou Bhupi, thanks for the question,,,, I will add that it is the 1st Q of its kind. Catch the first available bus out of the airport going to BUS TERMINAL B ... #93, door #5 at the airport. At the BUS TERMINAL catch the bus for VOLOS (4 1/2 hrs...

Greece: travel by train between Athens and Kalambaka, bon chance, travel by train
bon chance, travel by train, karine: Carl and Karine I am sorry to say I have to recommend you look at the OSE website www.ose.gr for schedules. If there is a train on June 7, it is very likely you can get tickets that day (but I would advise making a reservation - contact OSE). Wish...

Greece: 2 weeks in Greece: Athens and the peloponnese, Messinia, Mani
Messinia, Mani, Kardamyli: oooops Sorry sue ... Yes...I screwed it up ... was looking at one thing and wrote another...the lines about Monomvasia should not have been in there ... but it is a great seaside spa even if it is on the other side of the peninsula just south of Naphlion....

Greece: Athens to mykonos to kusadasi to santorini to athens, late ferry, yiasou
late ferry, yiasou, visa fee: Yiasou Jessica, Thank you for the question, Yikes !!! Always leary of this cause of things like weather, miss connections, cancellations of scheduled ferrys that can mess up even the best of plans ... However, as I see it, it IS plausable...Kushadasi...

Greece: Athens - Santorini - Italy, yiasou, italy greece
yiasou, italy greece, euro rail: Yiasou Rob, thanks for the question, Far as I know it would certainly be cost effective to take the ferry from Santorini back to Piraeus (30-euro roughly) , then with the euro-rail pass, take the train to PATRA and then FERRY Patra to Bari, Ancona or Brindisi,...

Greece: athens to epidavros, ancient epidavros, yiasou
ancient epidavros, yiasou, athens airport: yiasou Alan, sorry too late to answer this Q for you...just got on the computer... But at that time ... not likely ... You would need to BUS directly to Term. B from the airport ... catch the 2200-hrs bus(last bus for Corinth), and then after waiting...

Greece: bus/train travel in peloponnese, athens ferry, info booths
athens ferry, info booths, bus journeys: Yiasou Virginia, Thanks for the followup ... my e-mail is jvilleden@hotmail.com ... if you come up with any more hits or misses via the bus ... let me know so I will know first hand from someone on the scene how the busses there really work. Delphi to...

Greece: car rental, rentalcar, iraklion
rentalcar, iraklion, 25-augustou: Yiasou Suzanne, thanks for the Q, Yes, by all means, rent in Iraklion and then leave at once ... stopping only to see KNOSSOS on the outskirts of town. Then hit the freeway to Chania .. Companies line the street 25-Augustou . This street is just...

Greece: cesme to mykonos, Ferry travel, Cesme
Ferry travel, Cesme, Kushadasi: Yiasou Onur, Thanks for the question, There is only one way for you ... check ahead of time with a local agency on times and then grab the ferry that makes a stop there from Istanbul and then stops at Kushadasi. Only comes once a day. If you get to Kushadasi...

Greece: Delphi to Kalambaka, zagorohoria, going to greece
zagorohoria, going to greece, nikopolis: Yiasou Niladri, Hope I am not too late ... First you must get to The Papingos Villages and catch the BUS to IOANNINA...a 1 1/2, 4-euro ride. Another route would be to hike 3-hrs to Konitsa and catch the bus from there to Ioannina. From IOANNINA there...

Greece: Ferry help..., airport, Santorini
airport, Santorini, Saturday: Yiasou Briana, Thanks for the Q, You said you are coming in on SATURDAY MORNING JUNE 14th??? If this is true you could go directly to the ferry in PIRAEUS from the airport and catch the BLUE STAR NAXOS @ 0725 without a reservation. However, if...

Greece: Naxos studio/apartment recommendations, studios naxos, kitchenettes
Greece: Naxos studio/apartment recommendations, studios naxos, kitchenettes, blue sky

Greece: flights, speed ferries, happy travels
speed ferries, happy travels, olympic airways: One other option is SkyExpress. You will need to check whether they fly at a time that suits you http://www.cretetravel.com/To_and_from_Crete/Flights_SkyExress.htm But do note, they have a 12 kilo checked luggage limit! Also check Olympic Airways...

Greece: Greece 7/7-7/22 with daughters, port of piraeus, baggage area
port of piraeus, baggage area, one nite: Hello again Marci... Best times to go are April/May and Sept/Oct, crowds are gone, temps have abated, prices are somewhat less, easier to get hotels, pensiones, rooms to let etc without reservations, and the ferrys are still up and running with regularity....

Greece: Greek Ferries, Regu;ar ferry, no reservations needed
Regu;ar ferry, no reservations needed, Mykonos: Yiasou Kristina, thanks for the question, You must be trying for the superferry or fast boat tht requires a reservation sometime before leaving, even an hour of so before leaving. the regular large ferry that carries over 1000 pax would certainly be...

Greece: Kalampaka/Igoumenitsa Transport, port of piraeus, luggage storage
port of piraeus, luggage storage, train schedules: Yiasou ALVIN, REF: Kalambaka to Igoumenitsa ... There are 2 busses you can take: 8:50-am and a 3:20-PM bus From Kalambaka to IOANNINA (3 hrs)10.5 - Euro. If you take the 3:20 [1520] to Ioannina you should still be in time to catch the 8:PM [2000]...

Greece: Interisland travel, aegean airlines, cyclades islands
aegean airlines, cyclades islands, yiasou: Yiasou David, thanks for the question, As far as I can determine there are still no flights between these 2 very popular destinations. But it certainly is a good idea. Perhaps one of the small airlines starting up will or is offering something, but I...

Greece: island cruises and inland tours, inland tours, gap year
inland tours, gap year, island cruises: Yiasou again Andrew, REF : Camping ... Mykonos and Santorini both have great campsites ... and they are a good way to go during the busy season when rooms might be scarce. MYKONOS camping and Paradise Beach camping are both OUT of the town but easily...

Greece: Kalambaka and meteora, Igoumenitsa, Kalambaka on the bus
Igoumenitsa, Kalambaka on the bus: Yiasou Stephanie, thanks for the question, If you plan on seeing alot of the Greek sites over the course of a month, traveling to Peleponesse, Thessalonika, Athens then YES, a Greek rail pass is a very good deal ... you will recoup your output if you travel...

Greece: late bus/train to from Kalampaka toThessaloniki, Kalampaka, Thessalonika via the train
Kalampaka, Thessalonika via the train: Yiasou Cheng, thanks for the question, OK ... all you do is take the train first to the town of PALAIOFARSALOS (that s a mouthful!) ... takes ONE hour and the trains run every two hours all the way til 10-PM ... But YOU have to be there before 8:55PM...

Greece: looking for a few days of hiking outside of Thessaloniki, ancient pella, yiasou
ancient pella, yiasou, mountainering: Yiasou Margaret, Thankyou for the question, Surprisingly I do not get that many questions about HIKING. In Thssaloniki area I could recommend several places that offer walking ruins and areas of historical significance...IE: Ancient Vergina, equally...

Greece: Monemvassia accommodations!, budget travellers, nafplio
budget travellers, nafplio, kosmas: Sue As it is a midweek night there is a good chance after a bit of searching that you will find somewhere. Try Mariana Pension - no so cheap but good anc cheaper than many. I really do not deal with (and thus tend not to know) of very cheap places...

Greece: Naxos studio/apartment recommendations, naxos kitchenette
naxos kitchenette: Yiaaaaaa Sue !, Thanks for the question, Getting alot of q s lately from people named SUE ... I tell ya, life ain t easy etc etc ... The only one I know and there are probably more is ... WINDMILL STUDIOS (www.windmillnaxos.com)... You can get...

Greece: Pension Trova on Samos - need to find it!, oahu hawaii, kushadasi
oahu hawaii, kushadasi, beatutiful: Yiasou again Sue, REF: North of town (had a feeling about that reference)... Vathi is the port town of Samos. It is rather sprawling. By North of town I mean the achual downtown area of the waterfront. (Gagou Beach in Seattle would be a northern...

Greece: Port of Piraeus to Acropolis by Metro, port of piraeus, yiasou
port of piraeus, yiasou, calh: Yiasou Herry, follow up REF: Metro station in Athens ... take the M1 from Piraeus to the AKROPOLI station. You may have to transfer at Monastiraki Stn and it should then be only one stop. Or as I said in last, just exit at Monastiraki stn and walk...about...

Greece: Santorini to Istanbul / any part of turkey coast, advance bookings, calh
advance bookings, calh, thanks a million: Aloha Wesley, If you are in Crete and want to cut the time to Turkey a bit, you might luck out a catch the ferry between SITIA (or) Agio Nicholaus to RHODES (it is 10-hour overnite, runs 2-nites a week and I believe it is roughly 27-euro)...Don t need...

Greece: Side trips from Athens to Santorini or Mykanos/, Santorini, Mykonos
Santorini, Mykonos, and Back in July.: Yiasou Suzanne, thanks for the question, Flying out to the islands in July is not that bad an idea... Cuts down on the time that s for sure...and maybe a little bit of the hassle as well, although in late JULY it is a hassle getting anywhere. Flying...

Greece: sailing, Crete, Nafplion
Crete, Nafplion, ferry: Yiasou Sophia, Thankyou for the question, Getting to Nafplion from Heraklion...or more so...from Crete to Nafplion can be accomplished in several ways... You can do it the most popular way ... Ferry from Heraklion (or Chania) to Piraeus and then metro...

Greece: skiathos-santorini-athens, athens metro, yiasou
athens metro, yiasou, long sea: Yiasou Anni, Thanks for the question, You neglected to tell me if you are flying from Rome to Athens so answering is, while not difficult, it does require alot of writing. IF you fly from Rome to Athens, then you could also fly to Skiathos, an up and...

Greece: Travel from Delphi to Nafplio, BY CAR: Delphi, Olympia
BY CAR: Delphi, Olympia, Naphlio: Yiasou Serge, Thanks for the question, If you know the way it isn t that far, only bad traffic you will encounter is going thru Patra at the bridge. It is about 60-kliks to Patra and then another 60-Kliks (about) to Olympia. There are 2-roads you can...

Greece: Travel in Greece September 17-28, hotel in rhodes, travel in greece
hotel in rhodes, travel in greece, vergina: Yiasou Shel, Thanks for the question, September should be a good time for all day trips or more...and that is what you would be doing if you tried for Olympus, Olympia or Vergina. These are all wonderful places to see but would take up quite a bit of...

Greece: Traveling Greece to Istanbul next month..., greek citizenship, american passport
greek citizenship, american passport, yiasou: Yiasou Mary, Thanks for the question, YIKES !!!! I can not say with any degree of enthusiasm that he will be able to cross over without encountering problems...specially into Turkey! I have seen these Passport Gate people operate. Even when I have...

Greece: travel, Patra, Olympia
Patra, Olympia, Delphi: Yiasou Laura, Thanks for the question, Should be doable ... First take the BUS or TRAIN Sunday afternoon down to PIRGOS (2-hrs) and stay there for the nite. On Monday take the 30-min BUS ride over to Olympia in the early morning [0700-0800] . Then...

Greece: traveling, aer lingus, yiasou
aer lingus, yiasou, flight info: Yiasou Kevin, Thank you for the question. In June, yes...British, KLM, and AER Lingus all have flights to Zakynthos in June. But I am not an expert on flight info, prices or times ... Prices did not look cheap and the flight times were usually...

Greece: ummmm maybe u have some advice, port of piraeus, romantic status
port of piraeus, romantic status, stalagtite: Yiasou Chloe, thanks for the question, Wow, not much time ... My wi-fi has been down so I haven t been on line for 24-hrs...hope not too late. Everywhere for you is DOWN ... In short time you have take the ferry down to Kephalonia and Ithaka ... Port...

Greece: Volunteer work in Greece for October 2008, yiasou, best bets
yiasou, best bets, volunteer work: Yiasou Jen, Thanks for the question, Most of the bed & board work would be in the area of waitress, bar tending, and teaching English ... Trouble is, if you stay for just a month they may not want to hire you for such a short time period. Also the tourist...

Greece: volunteering in Greece, volunteer work, comb
volunteer work, comb, subject line: Jen Need to think about this (I am just back from a week s trip and have 1300 Emails to comb through it seems!!). Could you email me - put Roger - question about Greece from Jen,Australia - in the subject line, to info@cretetravel.com ? I will at...

Greece: 2009, mykonos island, corinth canal
mykonos island, corinth canal, temple of poseidon: Yiasou Dawn, thanks for the question, My 40th year was one of my best ... I was peaking then and spent alot of the year in Greece & Turkey. Course I wouldn t tell you what year that was, because you might think that I must be pretty old !!! anyway......

Greece: ı want to go thessaloniki from athens, private travel agency, univerty
private travel agency, univerty, station metro: Yiasou Ayda, thank you for the question, Probably for you being in the near downtown area of Athens, the TRAIN is your best bet. Here is a site for you to check out for times/prices from Athens to Thessaloniki ... Athensguide.com/practicalinfo ... go...

Greece: 4 day staying in Greece, donkey ride, yiasou
donkey ride, yiasou, city sightseeing: Yiasou X-Min, thank you for the question, Tell you the truth. I have never seen a name with just vowels and X s. Cool ! Is that pronounced Ciao, ciao ??? If so, you will be really freaked when everyone knows your name ... Greeting in Italy from most...

Greece: 7 day holiday, windmill studios, cyclades islands
windmill studios, cyclades islands, pistacios: Yiasou Charlie, thanks for the question, You have at least 4-full days to travel the islands, I suggest you at least try for one of the cycladic chain. Santorini would be my first choice for you (Leave in the early morning Metro to Piraeus for a euro...

Greece: 9 Egyptian girls going to athens and Mykanos in 6 days, mykanos, hotel requests
mykanos, hotel requests, egyptian girls: Yiasou Nora, Thank you for the question, Eqypt-land ...wow...I love ya, wish I were there with my camera! and ofcourse to hold your hands and guide you to your destination(s). But, I can only dream! www.ferries.gr ... I just posted it about 5-min ago....

Greece: Airport to Galaxidi, galaxidi, bus station
galaxidi, bus station, taxi: Mike You do need to take a train and/or bus to the main bus station. A taxi into the city costs between 30 and 50 Euros depending on traffic (thus varying the time the taxi takes)- approximately. If youy were thinking of taking a taxi all the way...

Greece: Bus travel in Greece, public buses, travel in greece
public buses, travel in greece, book bus: Yiasou Meg, Thanks for the question, Sorry...no reservations on public buses ... first come first served. As there are many buses that go cross country from many locations each day, you just have to get there early. If I know where you are planning...

Greece: Bus trip: Thessaloniki to Sithona, Vourvourou, train schedule, penisula
train schedule, penisula, sarti: Yiasou again Vigan, REF: Skopje, FYROM: Not that far to Thessaloniki. Just a 4-hr train ride, cost of about 11-euro, and there are 2 per day. One in the morning and one in the late afternoon. Do not know the exact times... I believe that is leaves...

Greece: bus Athens to Tragana, athens airport, dimitriou
athens airport, dimitriou, lamia: Yiasou Else, Thanks for the question, After customs and baggage pickup at the airport go to DOOR 5, and catch BUS X93...This bus will take you to BUS TERMINAL B , which will take you to LAMIA/Targana. From Terminal B , the busses run every hour to...

Greece: bus travel, last bus, bus travel
last bus, bus travel, bus station: Yiasou Ruby, thanks for the question, Take the bus X93, it is thru door-5 I believe. This bus will take you to the Peleponesse Bus station for about 3 eu. IF you go very SOON you can still catch the last bus which leaves at 2200 . Cost is 19-euro,...

Greece: buses, BUSES: Igoumenitsa, Ioannina
BUSES: Igoumenitsa, Ioannina, Larisa: Yiasou Laura, thanks for the kind words, I will wait for your trip report and Kalh Taxiedi... Denny __________________________________________________________________ ...

Greece: crete kithera, port in crete, kissamos
port in crete, kissamos, ferry company: Lottie Sounds just wonderful. Do let me know how you like and what you find in Kithira...I have not yet (but plan) to visit it.....particulary if you find any gorgeous small hotels, great cafes with views and good eating places!! If you do feel like...

Greece: delphi-patra bus, BUS travel DELPHI, PATRA
BUS travel DELPHI, PATRA: Yiasou Katie, Thanks for the question, Delphi to Patra BUS runs only ONCE a day as far as I know, maybe when you get there you will find differently ... (and if you do LET ME KNOW!) ... there is a bus that leaves Delphi at 1:15pm (1315 M-Sat) and at...

Greece: Ferries in October, mykonos santorini, going to greece
mykonos santorini, going to greece, open waters: Gule gule Christine, that is an ambitious yet marvelous itinerary. If you have the money that is the way to go...fly that is... Mykonos and Santorini about right for a brief stop over. MYKONOS IS the town and the beaches...In late October the beaches...

Greece: Travel from Larissa to Kalambaka, cities in greece, train journey
Greece: Travel from Larissa to Kalambaka, cities in greece, train journey, detailed explanation

Greece: Greece, athens greece, voula
athens greece, voula, street signs: You should write or telephone and get local directions - addresses even just outside Athens can be confusing and street signs or road names are often totally absent. That s my suggestion - I really do suggest you make contact first. I am sorry if this...

Greece: Greece, mykonos paradise beach, paradise beach mykonos
mykonos paradise beach, paradise beach mykonos, piraeus port: Yiasou Dan, thnks for the question, It is now mid JUNE, most years JULY is unbearably HOT and smothered with tourists . the islands are about 10 decrees cooler then the mainland, which mean the daytime temperature will only barely reach 100 degrees and...

Greece: Greece in November, crete beaches, marathon entry
crete beaches, marathon entry, warm autumn: Yiasou again Jim, REF: KEA ... you did pick one of thos islands where most tourists from outside Greece do NOT go to. Why? Probably because it is way off the beaten track ... to get to this destination which is in the Cycladic chain you must either...

Greece: Greece Vacation on a Budget, cycladic islands, greece vacation
cycladic islands, greece vacation, vessle: Yiasou again Steve, From the airport the cheapest way to the center of Athens, and where you should really stay is about 3-euro each on the bus to Syndagma. From there it is a short walk down ward into the plaka, fleemarket, and the area known as Monastiraki....

Greece: Greek Islands in August, going to greece, happy travels
going to greece, happy travels, busiest month: Beth Sounds wonderful! yes you really must book for August - though you may find places they could be very expensive or very cheap or less appealling places left over after all others have booked! August is the busiest month (peaking in the days...

Greece: Greek itinerary, mainland greece, epidarus
mainland greece, epidarus, mystras: Yiasou Ashleigh, thank you for the question, thanks for the kind words ... One thing more ... On the OLYMPIA idea ... the tour bus driver would be OK with you going just one-way, not returning with them, if you wanted to stay there an extra day. ...

Greece: greece please, public buses, superferry
public buses, superferry, sea routes: Yiasou James, The Euros really add up as you cross from Rhodes by ferry. (there are regular ferrys (lower cost, high capacity and NO reservations) and there are various versions of the SUPERFERRY that cost more, take less time and DO require a reservation....

Greece: Going from Ios Greece to Maratea italy, IOS, Piraeus
IOS, Piraeus, Patra: Yiasou Alan, Thanks for the question, Do you mean MARATEA Italy in the Geneva area ? Not familiar with it, but guess it doesn t matter as whereever it is in Italy you still have to get accross the pond . Cheapest way to get there would be going on the...

Greece: Italy to Greece, greece corfu, corfu island
greece corfu, corfu island, yiasou: Yiasou Lillian, thank you for the question, Then I guess you will NOT be wanting the ferry from Venice to Corfu as it takes between 24-30 hours. In Italy the trains are the best way to go. Especially long distances. Take the train by the waterfront...

Greece: Kalambaka/Igoumenitsa Transport., ioanina, yiasou
ioanina, yiasou, cahl: Yaisou Alvin, thanks for the kind words and the followup Q, REF: Busses Travelers going from Kalambaka to Igoumenitsa will have to change busses at Trikala in order to catch the connecting bus to Igou via Ioannina, coming thru from thessaloniki. I am...

Greece: Kefalonia or Zakynthos, waterfront city, charming villages
waterfront city, charming villages, vathy: Yiasou Tyrone, I do remember the name, thanks for the question, AND thanks so much for some feed back from your previous trip. Great to hear that something I said helped out. Yes, Yannis can be quite a character and great to find that sort when you really...

Greece: Long term rentals, private rooms, denny
private rooms, denny, email: Yiasou Darren, thanks for the question, sites to try: www.corfuproperty.gr www.cpacorfu.com www.corfuhomefinders.com I ve got more, but these should get you going. (1st one is the best) Good hunting Denny The one I gave you on Asso or...

Greece: Meteora in the Winter, Winter crossing Bari to Meteora.
Winter crossing Bari to Meteora.: Yiasou Dean, Thankyou for the question, The roads from Igoumenitsa to IOANNINA and onto Trikala and then up to Kalambaka are questionable in the winter. The Greek Hi-way Dept work diligently to see that the roads are kept open in this very cold and often...

Greece: Mykonos, cafes restaurants, disco style
cafes restaurants, disco style, head ache: Yiasou Kareem, Thank you for the question, First off: there is NO minimum for buy/consume alcoholic beverages on Mykonos ... In-roads against smoking have gotten further. Can t understand why these same non-smoking,fun people have not gotten on their...

Greece: Mykonos to Rhodes ferry, Mykonos, Rhodes ... ferry
Mykonos, Rhodes ... ferry: Yiasou Jannelle, thankyou for the question, Mykonos to Rhodes is still quite a logistical nitemare. THERE IS NOTHING DIRECT FROM MYKONOS TO RHODES. There are a couple of options, none of which are very good. SIMPLIST: Go to PIRAEUS and then take...

Greece: PENSION SIDNEY IN PATMOS, patmos greece, patmos island
patmos greece, patmos island, island greece: Ciao Ciao Laura, com e sta, La Domanda grazia, (hows that? Non e buono...lo sai.) PENSION SIDNEY...(22470-31-689), Just write to owner in care of the Patmos Post office: *** Pension Sidney, [Dimitrios], Patmos Island Greece 85500. *** That...

Greece: Peloponnese by public transport, gythion, first bus
gythion, first bus, peloponnese: Yiasou Stefano, thank you for the question, I am not sure on the ferry s out of Gythion to Neapoli. I know that they do go several times a week, but everyday ??? NOT SURE that I could make that statement. However, there ARE BUSES that you can take out...

Greece: Public transportation, bus busses, ancient greek history
bus busses, ancient greek history, ancient corinth: Yiasou Larin, thanks for the question, Be glad to help you out. First rest assured you can do it on the bus, as public transport (BUS) goes everywhere. Train is also a option , although it doesn t go to as many places as the bus. Busses do have A/C...

Greece: quick tour of greece, buses and trains, slower train
buses and trains, slower train, exact arrival: Hellow again Laurie, follow-up on the follow up ... storm passed ... You will find that most Greeks speak English only slightly better then you speak greek (Hellas). English speakers will be found usually at Hotels/pensiones, travel agencys and tavernas....

Greece: Santorini to Chania (Crete), Snatorini, Crete
Snatorini, Crete, ferries: Bruno Santorini to Crete - all ferry/catamaran services sail from Santorini to Heraklion in Crete and flights also are to Heraklion. Unless you flight via Athens (which few choose to do) there is no direct service by sea or air from Santorini to Chania....

Greece: Thessaloniki airport to Psakoudia or Nikiti by bus, Halkidiki station, Sithonia penensula
Halkidiki station, Sithonia penensula, Nea Marmaras: Yiasou Stefan, Tough question, Took me awhile to check it out ... Nikita and Psakoudia were not easy finds. Perhaps that is why they are as good as you say they are, especially Psakoudia. Also Chalkidiki takes in the area on both sides of Sythonian peninsula,...

Greece: Transportation-Athens-Olympus-Florina, lake ohrid, florina
lake ohrid, florina, train trips: Yiasou Karen, Thanks for the question, Their are upwards of 5 to 7 daily train trips to FLORINA from Thessaloniki out of their main terminal...(phone: 2310-5-17-517 for info & reservations). There are also 6-BUS trips of 3-hours each that go to FLORINA...

Greece: Travel from Athens to Skiathos by ferry, athens airport, BUS
athens airport, BUS, Volos: Yiasou Woody, thanks for the question, *** athensguide.com/practicalinfo *** A site to check out, it will explain how to get from the airport to the bus or train station that will then take you to VOLOS. From VOLOS you can catch the ferry (2.5 hrs,...

Greece: Travel from Larissa to Kalambaka, Kalambaka, bus
Kalambaka, bus, meteora: Tikanis Athena, REF Meteora Buses. Kalambaka...village...Buses leave every 15-minutes to Meteora between 0900 - 1330 hrs M-F, Sat/Sun 0820 hrs until 1300. 1-euro. Leave from in front of Pl.Dimathiou at the foot of the large fountain. The 0900 bus...

Greece: Travelling through Greece, sorrento italy, northern cities
sorrento italy, northern cities, cross town: Yiasou Vivian, Thanks for the question, That is an incredibly busy 10-day trip ... From Sorrento you could go to either Bari or Brindisi ... I would go via Brindisi simply because I know the town better. It is a one-mile walk cross town from the train...

Greece: tessaloniki to patras, BUS, Thessaloniki
BUS, Thessaloniki, Patras: Yiasou Karlo, Efaristoe for the question. You, sto Philo, are in luck ... Go to the main bus station and ask the ticket seller for PATRAS. Ahhhh...But you ask...WHERE IS THE MAIN BUS STATION IN THESSALONIKI? It is a large DOME structure ... from...

Greece: how to get from the train station to KTEL bus station, bus station, train station
bus station, train station, ticket office: Veronica There is a local, regular bus from the train station to the KTEL main bus station in Thessaloniki. Sorry I can t tell you which, which number bus to take, but this is a popular route which will be easily available by asking on the spot. You...

Greece: transportation, getting to Athens airport at nite
getting to Athens airport at nite: Yiasou Shea, Guess you should arrive at the airport around 0430, just so you do not have to hurry. that means leaving Athens about 3:30-3:45 in that time frame. the best mode of transport at that hour is TAXI and that will likely cost about 30-euro,...

Greece: traveling from athens to meteora, train travel, Athen to Meteora
train travel, Athen to Meteora: Yiasou MO, thanks for the question, athensguide.com/practicalinfo browse to section on NORTHERN TRAIN schedules Will give you info on departure-arrival times/prices/destinations into and out of Athens ... and alot more. For reservations...that...

Greece: visiting greece first time, Athens, Delphi
Athens, Delphi, Meteora: Yiasou Marta, thankyou for the question, If you plan on doing alot of train travel in a short peeriod then the Greek pass is for you, but If you are only going to need the train for one round trip like say, Athens to Meteora and back then I would say NO....

Greece: zante - kefalonia, ZANTE review
ZANTE review: Yiasou Tracy, Thank you for the quesion, Camp sites do take credit cards. No pools that I know of, but that doesn t mean there aren t any. Just means I don t know of any at the camp sites. ZANTE Camping, located 1km past Planos on Ampula Beach is...

Greece: Athen, Greece, athens international youth hostel, international youth hostel
athens international youth hostel, international youth hostel, climbing the stairs: Yiasou Gloria, thank you for the question, In Athens, you will want to stay in the Plaka area, as it is an excellent location, where you can walk to most sites you wish to see and you will also be near the Metro that can take you other places including...

Greece: Athens, yiasou, other vehicles
yiasou, other vehicles, calh: Yiasou John, Interesting question, The Greek police are not that agressive at looking into cars or vans that are parked properly in legal parking areas. You should not have any trouble in this area. A quiet residental street that has other vehicles...

Greece: Athens-Mykonos-Santorini, mykonos santorini, port of piraeus
mykonos santorini, port of piraeus, hotel in athens: Yiasou SK, thanks for the inquiry, Well...think it is wishfull thinking on those ferrys. also don t think you will have time for any tours. From Airport you can take the bus into Athens (SYNDAGMA platiea). for about 3-euro. for a list of Hotels...

Greece: Athens to Patras port, waterfront road, monastiraki
waterfront road, monastiraki, port question: Ciao Ada, thanks for the followup... The PATRAS TRAIN STATION has a baggage storage area for all sizes of luggage. About 1 euro a bag. 24-hours. there are NO lockers. Just check your bag with them, they give you a claim check. Best if you have...

Greece: alonisos, calh, aproximately
calh, aproximately, evia: Yiasou Bert...Marmari ! southern part of EVIA ... do not get many Q s on that one. There are several ports that do service ALONISOS, about the closest to you would be Ag. Konstantinos . It is north of Haklda You would have to get a bus headed for Thessaloniki...

Greece: Getting around in Crete, heather heather, piraeus port
heather heather, piraeus port, venetian harbour: Heather Chania is the better base. Kissamos is not so beautiful, a bit deserted and away from some (Samaria Gorge for example) of what you want to see. You can drive to Kissamos for the trip to Falassarna in 30 minutes or less. Chania has much...

Greece: getting around interisland by ferry or flight?, aegean air, mitilini
aegean air, mitilini, ferry route: Yiasou Heather, thanks for the question, and a good question it is ! Getting to LESVOS (Mitilini) from CRETE is NOT an easy task! About the shortest route and most costly is to fly to Athens and then on to Lesvos. That is on Olympic or Aegean air....

Greece: athens to evia, Athens, Bus
Athens, Bus, Evia: Yiasou Bert, thanks for the question, HALKIDA is the crossover point onto this very large land mass which abuts the eastern coast of Attika. Technically it IS an island. Manhatten is an island too. When you get thru customs at the airport go to DOOR...

Greece: Bus Athens - Lefkada - Thessaloniki, BUSSING IT: Athens, Lefkada
BUSSING IT: Athens, Lefkada, Thessalonika: Yiasou Kristina, thanks for the try at stumping me , but it didn t work ... ATHENS TERMINAL A has direct buses to LEFKADA daily at: 0700-1300-1630-2030 hrs. (5.5 hr ride) cost: 29-euro. (you can get to the bus terminal from the airport... GO to...

Greece: Bus travel in Brindisi, brindisi ferry, brindisi italy
brindisi ferry, brindisi italy, travelling in italy: ciao, Maryanne, thanks for the question ... However, my expertise on matters such as this, does NOT extend to BRINDISI, ITALY ... At the moment I have NO answer. I do have a couple of people I know that live in that area of the world and I have asked...

Greece: Buses from Athens Airport to main bus station, chris answer, athens airport
chris answer, athens airport, train network: Chris, sorry about that ... Thought I included it but maybe not: couldn t find it in the msg. www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo Guess my wording was not correct either...You cannot RESERVE a ticket on that site, but you CAN reserve a ticket on the...

Greece: best way from Chania(crete) to kalamata, rental car business, chania crete
rental car business, chania crete, car hire company: Yiasou Con, (follow-up) REF: MOTO MAKIS used to be a good place to go .., perhaps there are others that have tried the rental car business in last year or 2. Moto Makis phone is 27330-25-111. located on the waterfront between the platiea and the...

Greece: The best way to travel between Islands, Busing, Zakinthos
Busing, Zakinthos, Thassas: Cheers Richard, so it was ZAKINTHOS ... hmmm too bad for you ... that is the WRONG ZANTI to get to THASSOS from. But...as they say ... OH WELL ... Virtually no way to go soley by ferry ... You could fly to Thessalonika on Olympic for around 100-euro....

Greece: bus from Thessaloniki Airport to Kerromoti, flying dolphin, yiasou
flying dolphin, yiasou, bumpy rides: Yiasou David, thank you for the question, THESSALONIKA airport: You will need to take the designated shuttle bus from the airport to the main doomed bus terminal. (INQUIRE WHERE TO GET IT AT THE Airport INFO BOOTH). This huge BUS hub has busses going...

Greece: bus thessaloniki - sofia, yiasou, thessalonika
yiasou, thessalonika, thanks in advance: Yiasou IVA, Thank you for the question, BUSES to SOFIA leave 5-times a day, 6-hours, 19-euro, The first leaves at 0730, the last at 2200. There are 3-others, but I do not have the times of these. I can only guess that they will leave around 1000,...

Greece: bus tickets, northern trains, dozen a day
northern trains, dozen a day, thessalonika: Yiasou Biljana, Efaisto (for the question), athensguide.com/practicalinfo That is the site for you ... go to the section BUSES -Terminal A . After that go to Evia and Northern Trains ... this will give you the prices and times of all the trains...

Greece: busses again, calh, 26th october
calh, 26th october, white tower: Yiasou Biljana, REF: 5AM ... 26th October Street is a broad very important street. The buses run all nite at least every hour after 1:AM ... At 5Am they begin to crank it up. But I don t have the exact bus # for Amalias. The individual stops should...

Greece: Car Hire Gythio/Neapolis, monemvassia, gythion
monemvassia, gythion, best bet: Yiasou Andrew, REF: Neapoli to Athens ... NEAPOLI to Athens is about 6 1/2 hours by bus at about 25-euro. Neapoli to Monemvassia is only a little moe then 30-min. Gythion to Athens is 4 1/2 hours. Monemvassia to Gythion is out of the way. If...

Greece: Car rental in Gythion, car rental agency, calh
car rental agency, calh, protection coverage: Yiasou Stefano, Nice to hear from you again, Sorry to say, what you hear is most likely tru ... least as far as I know. I have MOTO MAKIS (phone 27330-25-111), If you are nearby call them and check it out. they are on the waterfront between the plateia...

Greece: Corfu to Kefallonia, yacht sailing, calh
yacht sailing, calh, water taxi: Yiasou Pete, thanks for the question, You are going to be encountering a great deal of difficulty getting there the same day. Catch the bus at Igoumenitsa for LEFKADA. They may have additional buses as it is HI season, but the normal bus goes there...

Greece: Corinth, private travel agency, station terminal
private travel agency, station terminal, train system: Yiasou Anna, Is it tomorrow yet ? Easiest way is to take the bus for 7-euro, as the bus runs there almost every 30-minutes from 0530 on til late into the evening. BUT you must first get to the bus station (Terminal A ) @ Kiffisou #100. Take the BLUE...

Greece: Crete to Santorini, superferries, vessle
superferries, vessle, el greco: Cheers back atcha BO, be glad to assist you, Interesting dilemma you have ... I personally do not like Heraklion...as it is a rip off type place, that charges too much for pensiones and hotels just because they are the main port and are located near...

Greece: Crete to Turkey (Bodrum), greek islands, late september
greek islands, late september, crete: Jamie Apart from some local boats to turkey from very close-to-Turkey Greek islands, there is no practical way of travelling by boat. Flying - in all likelihood via Athens may be easiest, but it may not be cheap. Do let me know (things are changing...

Greece: Delphi - Thermoplaye, northern trains, southern greece
northern trains, southern greece, auto accidents: Hi Peggy, You want to go from Delphi to Lamia ... 2-hours. 1015 and 1500 hours. Under 8-euro. From LAMIA take the ATHENS BUS down hiway 75, called the horseshoe of Mahliakos due to it being at the narrowest part of the road separating northern from...

Greece: distance from Sparta to Olympia, Sparta, Pirgos
Sparta, Pirgos, Olympia: Yisaou Peggy Ivie, [follow up], REF: Sparta to Olympia ... 2-buses usually, although you might find a bus direct provided they have changed their route to accommadate the hoards that wish to go directly there. The schedule says however: SPARTA...

Greece: Easiest and cheapest way from Istanbul to Santorini, paros paros, piraeus port
paros paros, piraeus port, hotels in istanbul: Yiasou Jacqueline, thanks for the question, Istanbul is a huge turkish city and in October should have real nice cool temps. I would say 3-nites would be ideal for both places. If you have more time, I think Istanbul would get the nod. Two ways to...

Greece: Elafonissos, smooze, best beaches
smooze, best beaches, water taxi: Yiasou Fred, Thanks for the question, You can catch a water taxi over to SIMOS BEACH or smooze with someone owning a yacht that is going over. But other then the one out of Punta I am affraid you are out of luck. I understand you lack of desire to...

Greece: express trains Thessaloniki-athens-thessaloniki, trains Athens to Thessalonika
trains Athens to Thessalonika: Yiasou Kaja, thanks for asking, site for you to check out...athensguide.com/practicalinfo (has all the details) But let me hit some of your Q s here: Trains to THESSALONIKI depart from LARISIS Station. If you are near a metro station...take the...

Greece: Ferry Pireus/Chania, - Crete top sites, logistics, chania crete, rough itinerary
chania crete, rough itinerary, overnight ferry: Yiasou Alejandro, Thanks for the question and the kind words, (U really know how to butter me up !) 1) I Think that would be a good idea to save some money at that time of nite ... then in AM, you can take the BUS into downtown Athens, Syndagma plateia,...

Greece: Ferry travel between Greece and Turkey, cesme turkey, visa charges
cesme turkey, visa charges, yiasou: Yiasou Gerry, thanks for the question, There are suppose to be a couple of ferrys that leave PIRAEUS and go to KUSHADASI on a daily basis ... after a long search I have been unable to find them, except for the ones that are part of 3 or 4 day cruises. ...

Greece: ferries from Athens to turkey, port of piraeus, augost
port of piraeus, augost, yiasou: Yiasou Amit & Zohar, thank you for the question, From the port of Piraeus there are 2 daily ferries that go to various destination in Turkey, I believe Bodrum, Kushadash and Istanbul are those places. You will have to get more info from either a local...

Greece: ferry Greek-Turkey, blue star lines, ferry schedules
blue star lines, ferry schedules, ferrys: Yiasou Petra, thanks for the question, www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo then go to section in lower right called: Greek Island Ferry Schedules . More info as well in top section: ferrys . That is the site for you. BODRUM is in Turkey, close...

Greece: where to go for a few days from Athens?, home of odysseus, greek tourists
home of odysseus, greek tourists, monistaries: Yiasou Heather, thanks for the question, Nothing wrong with that idea ... certainly not that far. You can get there by ferry or by bus ... bus will be easier and save time. Take bus over at Halkida and then continue north up the coast to Aedipsos. ...

Greece: Going to Greece, going to greece, yiasou
going to greece, yiasou, souflaki: Yiasou Andrea, thanks for the question, Staying with friends is a big plus ! However, for the time that you are on the road or sea and Greece will still in the HI season, you should plan on he following: (this is staying at Pensiones or rooms-to-let...

Greece: Greece (Athens - Mykonos - Santorini), mykonos santorini, hotel in santorini
mykonos santorini, hotel in santorini, piraeus port: Yiasou Tara, thanks for the question ... [did you have DA TARA in the Belmont in NY in June ... IF you did and had put $10 on it, you would be traveling for free !!! DA TARA paid $76 for $2 to WIN !] Anywho ... October 25th you do not need resevations...

Greece: Greece holiday, athens flea market, currency xchange
athens flea market, currency xchange, acropolis athens: Yiasou again Rozie, (follow up) I answered most of this one in my last to you ... About only thing to add is that IF you were to go to either Italy or Turkey and Greece, it would add emensely to the cost of your trip. Turkey would be a wonderful...

Greece: Greece & Istanbul?, mykonos santorini, city tbd
mykonos santorini, city tbd, flying dolphin: Yiasou Andrea, thank you for the question, Now until October 15th you can pretty much rely on the ferry service to those places... Several ferrys go daily from PIRAEUS to MYKONOS ... the traditional ferry costs about 24-euro one-way deck class, boards...

Greece: Greece Septemner 17-28,2008, santorini oia, rooftop jacuzzi
santorini oia, rooftop jacuzzi, yiasou: Yiasou Shel, (follow up) Appears to be a sound plan. Mykonos 2-nites and Santorini 3-nites is just about right. Should also get you a 10% discount in Santorini for staying 3-nites. [Usually that is the going thing there to keep your business from going...

Greece: Greek Islands in September, mykonos santorini, friend rita
mykonos santorini, friend rita, yiasou: Yiasou Cheryl, thank you for the question, At that time of summer season there are a few cutbacks in ferry service, but it should not effect you. So you have roughly 3-full days between arrival and conference and then another 5 full days afterwards IF...

Greece: greece vacation, gay crowd, yiasou
gay crowd, yiasou, photo ops: Yiasou Tom, Thanks for the question, where to stay ??? good question ... You have to consider time and distance, location and what you are looking for. Six of you, means that you are going there to do more then look at the beauty and culture of the islands...

Greece: Highlights of Greece, cable car ride, cavo paradiso
cable car ride, cavo paradiso, donkey ride: Yiasou Jeff, Thank you for the question, All the islands are wonderful, specially in late Sept/Oct... Some seem to just get more acclaim because of their beauty, History, beaches, nite life. However, in general they are 80% similar. Those that stand...

Greece: Hotel Leto in Napflion, e mail address, hotel leto
e mail address, hotel leto, google: Yiasou Darlene, Thanks for the question, Hotel Leto gets a lot of real good reviews, seems like it is a good place, problem is...I could not find their e-mail address. There IS a web site; just google search: hotel leto nauplion gr . You will get...

Greece: Island Hopping in Greece and Siteseeing, piraeus port, island hopping in greece
piraeus port, island hopping in greece, olympia airport: Yiasou Nubia, Thanks for the question, (if you should ad a followup,,,can u tell me what country ur writing from...I m taking my own survey) 1) MYKONOS/SANTORINI ... If you can spare it I would say 3-nites in both places...That should be plenty...and...

Greece: information about bus schedules, maria grazia, calh
maria grazia, calh, pirgos: yiasou Maria, Sorry Maria, thought I had answered this, but apparently it did not go thru ... REF: Rental Cars: There are several located between the train station and the information center along the PATRAS waterfron road. HERTZ has no drop fee...

Greece: from Kefalonia to Meteora, trikala, ferry boat
trikala, ferry boat, kefalonia: Yiasou Anatoli, Thank you for the question. The bus station at Lefkada is located past the port and along the water on the left. You can catch Thessalonika BUS from Lefkada only at 0945 hours on every day except saturday. The cost will be about 25...

Greece: KITHERA, Athens, Kithira
Athens, Kithira, flights: James Kithira to Athens flights are indeed flown by Olympic Airlines - do allow for the well-known delays and flight changes on Olympic and the uncertain (state owned and has to be privatised according to government decision and EU rules etc - this has...

Greece: karpathos, Karpathos, Diafani
Karpathos, Diafani, Olympos: Yiasou Heather, a good alterate choice, Home of the Titans, land of the giants that spawned the Olympians. Also, original home to alot of Americans who return to Karpathos often for a visit to the old folks at home. It is not THAT big of an island...

Greece: Leaving my car in Rhodes, yiasou, calh
yiasou, calh, couple places: Yiasou Janet, After giving this alot of thought and checking various sites I am stumped on this one... About only thing I can give you is the phone number in RHODES of a couple places that would know more then me about where you can park your car......

Greece: Live in Greece, apartment in athens, craigslist org
apartment in athens, craigslist org, athens news: Yiasou Brianna, thank you for the question, APARTMENT may be the way to go ... a basic one-bedroom (or studio) apartment in Athens will range be between 600 & 1000 euro a month depending on location. Besides the rent itself, prospective tenents usually...

Greece: Meteora - Kefalonia, victoria metro, metro station
victoria metro, metro station, kalambaka: Yiasou Bob & Sis, thank you for the question, Tough proposition ... You can take a train out of KALAMBAKA at 0630 for 21 euro that will get you into Athens at 11:AM. You can then go from the TRAIN station via the metro to Victoria metro station (OMONIA...

Greece: Mykonos to Patmos, yiasou, early universe
yiasou, early universe, private trip: Yiasou Kathy, Thanks for the question, NO is the answer ... no wait ... NO WAY !!! is a better response. 12-hours to Patmos AND back? If the ship is headed that way and you can get back onboard at a later date maybe. shortest route is Mykonos to Samos...

Greece: from Mykonos to Turkey..., scandinavian bar, yiasou
scandinavian bar, yiasou, calh: Yiasou SVENJA, are you writing from Scandinavia ? Just a guess. Don t forget to visit the Scandinavian Bar when you hit Mykonos. MYKONOS to TURKEY ... You don t need reservations so when you get to MYKONOS you will see lots of agencys on the waterfront...

Greece: Doing the Peloponnese on a budget, corinth canal, history of greece
corinth canal, history of greece, calh: Yiasou Peggy Me, Thanks for the question, (I m taking my own survey...my guess is you are from the USA unless you were in another AF) In Peleponesse a really good place to use as a base is Nafplion. It is centrally located and has tours or buses you...

Greece: Planning the trip, wine museum, breathtaking scenery
wine museum, breathtaking scenery, hi point: Yiasou Som, (follow up) In Middle September there are NO morning ferrys to MYKONOS. LIkely just the one from SanTorini to Mykonos in the afternoon. =Book that one in advance if possible= Wait, I am wrong, there is a morning ferry...but it goes first...

Greece: more questions, windmill studios, financial outlay
windmill studios, financial outlay, athens airport: Yiasou Sally, thanks for the follow up Q, 1) NAXOS : WINDMILL STUDIOS ... www.windmillnaxos.com ... DOUBLE: october AROUND 20-30 EURO, Also depends on how many nites you spend .. 3-is a sure low end price, ONE NITE ? High end. GEORGE the proprietor...

Greece: quickest way to travel, piraeus port, greek pou
piraeus port, greek pou, mode of travel: Yiasou Karen, thanks for the question, the WIFI is NOT performing very well here today and I have tried to answer this twice already, only to lose the answer when the WIFI decided to go down or whatever it does. So I will be briefer ... Athens to...

Greece: Rome-Brindisi, google search, yiasou
google search, yiasou, cost of flights: Yiasou Lilian, (follow up) Got to looking into what goes out of BRINDISI in real time: There are at least 2-ferrys ... DECK class is about 33-euro. (CABIN ? expect to pay a lot more: IF you can t tough it out and need a cozy bed you will likely pay...

Greece: Bus routes, google map, water taxis
google map, water taxis, water taxi: Hello again LEE, (follow-up) Best you can do is try various SEARCHES ... TRY google map Peleponesse Gr. Bus routes peleponesse gr. google map poros greece. this is what I have to do on occasions ... Sometimes it works and sometimes ... when...

Greece: Stay near Izmir- travel Greek islands, overnight ferry, port authorities
overnight ferry, port authorities, realistic schedule: Yiasou Khali, Thanks for the question, Sounds like a real good itinerary... Doubt there is an overnite to Santorini from Kushadash (if there is please let me know so I can spread the word !). Usually, travelers coming from Turkey need to show up the...

Greece: staying in Sitia, Sitia, Crete
Sitia, Crete, Car Rental Crete: Hello Heather Sitia - yes certainly the best place to stay; it s on the beach and literally a few steps gets you to the first, then the second, then the third cafe or taverna on the seafront. Sitia Bay Hotel - can be found here for reservations http://www.crete-hotels-rooms.com/Reservations/Sitia_Bay.htm...

Greece: Taxis in Athens, lonely planet guide, second marriage
lonely planet guide, second marriage, taxi drivers: Wow, great story Ali, I know you will have a really great time ... REF: airport to hotel ... There is a QUE for the taxis ... sometimes a LONG que, so if you arrive in prime time, que up asap. Que is out the door by the info desk in the baggage area....

Greece: Travel around in Mainland Greece, mainland greece, delphi 2
mainland greece, delphi 2, kalambaka: Yiasou again Swee, reference your followup... TAXI ... Before I go into a rage over TAXI prices ... let me give you a site that might help you on that question ... (There are taxi services ... and I imagine you can find any number of drivers that will...

Greece: Travel between Islands, Piraeus, Milos
Piraeus, Milos, Santorinii: Yiasou Christina, Thank you for the question, You can first get from PIRAEUS to MILOS on the daily ferry for 20-euro, 7-hr ride .. leaves in the morning around 0800. There is an almost daily ferry from MILOS to SANTORINI ... 17-euro Check for day and...

Greece: travel in greece, question lake, travel in greece
question lake, travel in greece, northern greece: Yiasou Lori, Thanks for the question, Lake Orhid is the favorite of Macedonians on the Eastern side and Albanians on the Western side. Very Popular. You will first have to get to Thessalonika by Bus or Train and then by bus (or train) you can continue...

Greece: travelling from athens, cruise business, calh
cruise business, calh, question thanks: Yiasou Naslia, Can t help you out much on this as I do not know much about the cruise business . Too difficult to find on-line as well. I do know that they do a booming business out of PIRAEUS daily in the summer. I would say to go to Piraeus on...

Greece: travelling to Ios Greece, mykonos santorini, ios greece
mykonos santorini, ios greece, piraeus port: Yiasou Pam, thanks for the question, I am no expert on airlines into Greece, however I have heard that England does have several less expensive flights and charters that will take you into Athens, Mykonos, Santorini and Crete. If you find one of these...

Greece: 1 week in Greece - where to go?!, semiramis hotel, personal room
semiramis hotel, personal room, days travel: Yiasou Nancy, follow up (I knew someone named NANCY from Missasauga near Toronto a long time ago whom I met on Mykonos) Folegandros...was for a long time really off the beaten track. Of late it is getting to be more popular with tourists seeking...

Greece: Athens-Kefalonia-Sami by bus, agia efimia kefalonia, fiskardo
agia efimia kefalonia, fiskardo, bus schedules: Yiasou Anatoli, (follow up) The bus(es) that leave Athens for Kefalonia continue on from ARGOSTOLI to SAMI. It is about an hour more on your trip... 20-min stop in Argostoli and then about 40-minutes to SAMI. You can no-doubt get your ticket all the...

Greece: Buses from Delphi to Ioannino, BUS, Delphi - Larisa - Ioannina
BUS, Delphi - Larisa - Ioannina: Yiasou Melissa, thankyou for the question, I do not have bus info on some of these off-the-beaten-track villages. Best route that I know of is DELPHI to LARISA (on the Thessalonika Bus) ... about 2 1/2 hours and 16-euro. This bus runs M-Th & Sat at...

Greece: Buses Thessaloniki to Skopje, thessalonika, tourist bureau
thessalonika, tourist bureau, bus transportation: Yiasou Lindsey, Thankyou for the question, Have not been able to find any site as yet on the internet. All the ones I find acknowledge that there is bus transportation but none mention how many times a day or times, prices etc. The train runs to SKOPJE...

Greece: boat trip information, town taxi, evvia
town taxi, evvia, maor: Yiasou Andreas, [follow up] TUFF question for a quick way to EVIA ... There is NO quick way ... From where you are you would not save much time if any by taking a ferry out of say...N.Moudania (but you might ask an agency there). Best way (Only...

Greece: bus Ioannina-Kalambaka, border crossings, best bet
border crossings, best bet, bus schedules: Yiasou Craig, thank you for the question, I know my readers would be interested in your trip on the train to Ioannina and life in Albania these days, good & bad...so if you feel like expounding on it please do in the section for comments. Or drop me...

Greece: busses in greece, athens metro, athens airport
athens metro, athens airport, ferry schedules: Yiasou Joanna, follow up I would not want to hazard a guess at how much a taxi to Delphi would cost , so I am suggesting that you go to the SITE I mentioned in my last ... athensguide.com/practicalinfo browse to the section on TAXI s . click...

Greece: Is it cheap in crete?, Crete, costs
Crete, costs, meals: Inez Sorry to hear the year has been tough, perhaps this holiday will give the fresh kick-start to everything, that you need. First, 1700 Euros seems plenty. But it does depend whether - for example - you are renting a car out of this money, paying...

Greece: Ferry from Naxos to Piraeus, blue star ferry, hellenic seaways
blue star ferry, hellenic seaways, traditional ferries: Yiasou Heather , follow up SITE: www.gtp.gr (not totally easy to get info .. but you can try) I found it and it verified what I have ... 15-28 sept the ferry schedules are cutback by one (ANEK...which I thought would be great, doesn t stop...

Greece: Food and hotel in Athens, mr denny, hotel in athens
mr denny, hotel in athens, metro service: Yiasou Fauziah, thanks for the question, PERGAMOS is right in the heart of the downtown part of Athens and just a short block away from metro-service and bus routes. Walking distance of most sites...ie: Acropolis, Zappione gardens, Syndagma platiea. ...

Greece: getting from Piraeus to Cape Sounion, sounion
Greece: getting from Piraeus to Cape Sounion, sounion

Greece: ferries from samos to santorrini, mykanos, paros
mykanos, paros, international waters: Yiasou Lee, thank you for the question, The ferries cross over to Samos most of the day from Kushadash, but best time for you would be in the early morning...Expect to pay too much in euro as it is international waters...plus port taxes etc. I d estimate...

Greece: Greece is Great!, greece athens, hotmail
greece athens, hotmail, lunch dinner: Yiasou Debbie, I am sad that I was not there !!! But I will be in 2009 (I hope). Good that you were able to enjoy Athens. Hopefully, the dollar will strengthen alot more in the coming year. It was 1-euro = $1.60 for a HIGH point (or low point),...

Greece: Greece for the single girl, athens airport, taxi fare
athens airport, taxi fare, national gardens: Yiasou Margo, thank you for the question, Takes me back to the mid 80 s when I met this wonderful woman about your age on Mykonos and ... oh well, that s another story ... You didn t say when you were coming over to Greece or HOW much $$$ you have to...

Greece: greece on a budget, ferry departures, eastern crete
ferry departures, eastern crete, traveling to greece: Yiasou Lilia, thanks for the question, My first response: I ve got to get back to Greece ... would love to show you around ... 2 can travel cheaper then one ! Unfortunately I likely will not be there then! Darn the bad luck !!! At that time of year...

Greece: greece islands, greece islands, hydrofoils
greece islands, hydrofoils, morning ferry: Yiasou Metin, thank you for the question, You didn t specify if the private vehicle is AUTO or Motorcycle. I ll go with AUTO. Best thing you could do would be to go PIRAEUS to KOS direct for about 36-euro on one of two daily trips. The CAR would...

Greece: What happened to......?, apollon palace Athens Greece
apollon palace Athens Greece: Yiasou Jan, Thanks for the question, Good to hear from a former Hellenikonite... Yes, I stayed there on several occasions and even did some DJ gigs there in 1979-80. It had just been taken over at that time by the base to replace the other officer club...

Greece: from Kefalonia to Lefkada, yiasou, lefkada
yiasou, lefkada, nidri: Yiasou Anatoli, Thank you for the question, Take BUS up to the Kefalonian port of FISKARDO, Catch one of the early morning ferries (2 of them) about 0700 to LEFKADA port of NIDRI. Then (from that very port) you can catch the BUS that crosses the canal...

Greece: Killing a day in Athens, athens airport, sailing trip
athens airport, sailing trip, metro bus: Debbie, wonderful, thanks for laying it on !!! Love ya ... I might even go all the way to Eqypt to meet you ... wonderful sense of humor !!! Have a great trip ! ___________________________________________________________________ ...

Greece: Kos to Turkey, ek mek, yiasou
ek mek, yiasou, treemendous: Yiasou SAM , Thanks for the question, Where in Turkey would be best ? DAY TRIPPING IS POSSIBLE: KOS-TURKEY Crossing over from KOS you do not get much option ... you can cross over onto Turkish soil every morning, 20-minute trip, (roundtrip is 20-euro...

Greece: Meteora to agios konstantinos bus, Kalambaka, Ag. Kostantinos
Kalambaka, Ag. Kostantinos, Velentino - Volos - Sporades.: Yiasou Theresa, Thanks for the question(s), 1) The Monastaries are open from 0800 to 1400 daily. One is closed each day. Others have access [2-euro fee] and all are visible for photos. The BUS for a euro goes from the FOUNTAIN in Kalambaka about 0830....

Greece: Nafplion to Patras, Peloponnese, driving
Peloponnese, driving, scenic routes: Stephen, Car - the only way! If you want to (and boy is it scenic!) hug the coast via Leonidio, Monemvasia, Githio and then up the west coast via Areopoli and Kalamata - this needs 7-8 hours of actual driving time....many of the roads are very slow-going,...

Greece: need help..., tesaloniki, international train
tesaloniki, international train, calh: Yiasou Juli, thanks you for the question, The TRAIN from Thessalonika costs 11-euro and leaves for SKOPJI=FYROM nitely at 6PM ! Takes 4-hrs. The train main terminal (phone: 2310-5-17-517), It is located on the western part of this huge sprawling city....

Greece: getting from Piraeus to Cape Sounion, Piraeus Sounio, Piraeus Cornith BUS
Piraeus Sounio, Piraeus Cornith BUS: Yiasou Marcia, Thanks for the question, First...going thru GATE 5 at the port of Piraeus will lead you to the Metro...just cross the street and go right for a block or so. It is a large building on your left. Take the METRO to OMONIA platiea (Victoria...

Greece: parking Athens, yiasou, metro stations
yiasou, metro stations, monastiraki: Yiasou Miranda, thanks for the question, There are not that many parking lots in Athens, People just park on the streets, but that is also difficult. If you can come in after hours (midnite to dawn) you can likely find parking. You can go into town...

Greece: Santorini in early October, beach bums, illiada
beach bums, illiada, beautiful sunsets: Yiasou Allison, (follow up ) PERIVOLOS is on the other side of Santorini, away from the Cliffs, Oia and the Caldera. It is beautiful notetheless and its 9km stretch of Black Beach and it cheap bars and laid back rooms does attract a mose casual crowd of...

Greece: Small cyclades, small cyclades, yiasou
small cyclades, yiasou, overnight ferry: Yiasou JOE, Cheers & thank you for the question, The PREVALIS leaves for Santorini on Sunday nite out of Piraeus @ 2230 hrs. Makes a couple stops along the way, great overnite as it arrives in Santorini about 0800. But check to be sure before you...

Greece: train travel, train timetable, northern train
train timetable, northern train, calh: Yiasou Suz, thanks for the question, IF you are referring to THESSALONIKA to Athens, also or formerly known as Salonika, you can access a schedule complet with prices by going to http://athensguide.com/practicalinfo (and then browsing to the lower center...

Greece: Vacation in Santorini, season weather, yiasou
season weather, yiasou, season thanks: Yiasou Walter, thank you of the question, The Hotel you mention is fantastic ... it is known as the Caldera Hotel and it has all amenities. You will not be disappointed... Course the price is NOT RIGHT for ME ... but for 2-weeks you should be able to...

Greece: 110V to 220V transformer, voltage conversion, 220 volt
voltage conversion, 220 volt, monastiraki: Perhaps you have already, but I would start at a Germanos Shop - the one at Monastiraki has familiarity with tourists, and thus these sort of voltage conversion needs. Even try Acadamias and parallel main streets where the largest bookstores are and sell...

Greece: 16, neutral place, waiting tables
neutral place, waiting tables, local bus: Yiasou Anne, Thanks for the question, www.letsgo.com ... is a good place to start . If you are from a Euro-country it will be easier for you costwise, as you don t have to cross the pond and you can usually find work (ie: Au-pair, waiting tables,...

Greece: Ancient Corinth / Nemea / Mycenae, ancient corinth, suitable routes
ancient corinth, suitable routes, wheelchair users: Yiasou Hanna, Thankyou for the question, Well, if you want you can catch a Taxi-van and see them all within a day the easy laid back way. Probably cost you each 20-euro including the entrance fees. Think about this as you will have to get from the...

Greece: Athens - Meteora - Delphi - Athens, northern train, going to greece
northern train, going to greece, kalambaka: Yiasou follow up REF: Weather Dec. Greece. METEORA is located in the mountains of Northern Greece ... not really that far from MT. Olympus. Hunting and (snow) skiing are BIG in winter months up there. EXPECT SNOW! DELPHI is between Meteora...

Greece: Athens - Meteora - Ioannina - Igoumenitsa by public transport, bari italy, early train
bari italy, early train, calh: Yiasou AMO665 ... thanks for the question, Getting tickets for the entire route out of Athens may be difficult ... but perhaps not impossible ... You can train it all the way there by leaving at 0820 (10-euro) out of Athens or at 1559 (20-euro). Either...

Greece: Athens metro, line 3, athens metro, athens airport
athens metro, athens airport, happy travels: Tricia The line from Athens airport to Monastiraki station was completed a long time ago. But please send me a follow-up question so that I can have a day or two to check that there is no New work or repair work being done? In advance I really wish...

Greece: Athens in October, weather variations, aegina island
weather variations, aegina island, piraeus port: Sheila I hope I am answering something and being helpful as I am no sure what suggestions you want. The beach is a gamble - unlikely to be warm enough to sunbathe for long, but with weather variations it could just be. Though for Crete the weather...

Greece: alone, gentle slopes, going to greece
gentle slopes, going to greece, rugged mountains: Batu, Greece may seem like a small country on a world map, but there really is a lot to see. Should you spend more than 4 days? If you can, yes. There are hundreds of islands from the largest, Crete to tiny ones such as Hydra. Many have very different...

Greece: athens to argostil, ionian island, athens airport
ionian island, athens airport, bus journey: yiasou LInda, thanks your for the question, This port in the Ionian island of Kephalonia is reached from Terminal A in Athens in about 6-hours, including ferry for roughly 23-euro. You can get to Terminal A (Kifissou 100) from the Athens airport...

Greece: athens to kalamata, private travel agency, information booth
private travel agency, information booth, taxi driver: Yiasou Nicola, Thanks for the question, I am a bit confused too ... at the question. If you drive, WHY do you need a BUS ticket ? Oh well ... it is about a 45-min drive that I have never taken. TAXI driver or BUS driver from the airport would...

Greece: BUS & SUBWAY FARE FOR CHILDREN, concession rate, subway fare
concession rate, subway fare, bus tickets: Phing, You will sometimes be able to buy a ticket a few hours in advance and on occasion the day before at the bus station you are leaving from. In general there is no practical way of booking bus tickets in advance on most routes. There are reduced...

Greece: Bus from Athens to Olympia, delphi 3, delphi 1
delphi 3, delphi 1, pirgos: Yiasou Waran, For the question ... effaristo, The best way to get to MYCENAE is to take the BUS from terminal- A [Kifissou 100) in Athens and go to CORINTH (every 30-minutes from early morning to late in evening. 7 euro - about 1.5-hours. TAKE THE BUS...

Greece: Buses in Athens, section labled, delphi 2
section labled, delphi 2, sounion: Yiasou Dave, Thanks for the questions, First for several of the questions I ask you to try this site: athensguide.com/practicalinfo (browse down to the section labled buses ... there are two of them and they list all the infor you requested, including...

Greece: best islands to see, piraeus port, yiasou
piraeus port, yiasou, athens greece: Yiasou William, Thanks for the Q, 1) for info on ferries out of Athens (Piraeus port), go to the section on ferry schedules toward the bottom of web site: --- www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo --- Weekly schedules are posted there ... and LOTS of...

Greece: Crete, archaeological museums, sfakia
archaeological museums, sfakia, rain shower: Lorraine, You can walk the Samaria Gorge (it should be open - but check before journeying there as if there is a heavy rain shower it can be closed due to rockfalls). You would need to get to Omalos (the top of the gorge) early enough to connect with...

Greece: Crete glass boat taxi, transport room, water taxi
transport room, water taxi, glass boat: Yiasou Will, Only way I am familiar with from Iraklion to Rethymno is BUS, also from Rethymno to Hania (however...that route may have a water taxi, as the distance is not that far) Try the RETHYMNO tourist office www.rethymnon.gr When I check...

Greece: Ferry/Boat between Pireus & Santorini, blue star lines, tv lounges
blue star lines, tv lounges, carferries: Yiasou Therese, thankyou for the question, CAR FERRYS ... that is the main KEY, as the faster ferrys do not take the BIG 18-wheelers. These ferrys cost about 28-euro, take about 9-hours and there are after September 15th ... roughly 2 per day. BLUE...

Greece: Athens - Meteora - Ioannina - Igoumenitsa by public transport, train fares, ioannina
Greece: Athens - Meteora - Ioannina - Igoumenitsa by public transport, train fares, ioannina, night train

Greece: Greece at Easter
Yiasou Debbie, follow UP Let me check out some of the sites and celebrations that are special around Easter. Sorry so late with the followup ... but you have time ... did not forget you ... Where to tell someone to go for Greek Easter is difficult,...

Greece: Greek Ferries during non-peak, piraeus port, greek ferries
piraeus port, greek ferries, yiasou: Yiasou Lindsey, thankyou for your question and good to hear from you again, There is always a ship going daily from SANTORINI to PIRAEUS (Port of Athens). Peak season there are usually 2 or 3 a day, but Nov 1st is NOT peak and sometimes rough seas might...

Greece: HELLO, long journey, tawana
long journey, tawana, cargo ship: Tawana, There are no ferries from Dover to Greece - it would be rather fun but a very long journey! From the UK in general the only way currently to be on one ship that will end up in Greece is if there is a cruise which includes a stop in Greece...

Greece: inter island travel, small cruise ships, private yachts
small cruise ships, private yachts, yiasou: Yiasou Mary Beth, Thanks for the question, Yes, you can pick up or start a cruise on the smaller ships that put in or orginate at these islands, especially CRETE. I do not get into much of that however if you will go to athensguide.com/practicalinfo...

Greece: Meteora - Delphi - continuation, greece olympia, western greece
greece olympia, western greece, mount olympus: Yisaou David, REF Meteora/Kalambaka to DELPHI: You can go by either train or bus from Kalambaka to LAMIA. Probably bus would be better because you would be in the right terminal (BUS) as opposed to going by train to Lamia where you have to cross town...

Greece: naphlion delphi, nafplion hotels, nafplio
nafplion hotels, nafplio, happy travels: Belinda, If the two places are the stars of your show, the most desired of your visit...you should see them. Actually you have plenty of time for both. Nafplio takes 2- 3 hours (allow a bit more in case of heavy traffic coming past/out of Athens....

Greece: ny to athens to skiathos, flying dolphin, volos
flying dolphin, volos, hellenicseaways: Yiasou Zsarmae, Thankyou for the question, www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo (browse to section BUSES Terminal-B (KLIK!)... go to nearly bottom of page for SCHEDULES for VOLOS - there is also info on getting to the terminal from the airport ...) ...

Greece: Any October ferries Crete to the Peloponnese?, gtp website, bureaucratic nightmare
gtp website, bureaucratic nightmare, knowledgeable answers: AM You are quite right in mentioning that one would think the tourist office would know or be able to help, unfortunately Greece does not have a viable tourist office or information centre. The answer for both questions (the Peloponnese to Crete and...

Greece: How to get to Santorini from Athens, Piraeus to Santorini Carferry
Piraeus to Santorini Carferry: Yiasou Gorica, Thank you for the question, REF: Piraeus to Santorini ... Prices do not change much from year to year ... but if they go anywhere it is usually UP . Currently the CARFERRYS (deck class) are your least expensive way to get to Santorini...

Greece: Santorini- Athens- Meteora, star accomodation, budget accomodations
star accomodation, budget accomodations, whirlwind tour: Yiasou Malavika, thankyou for the question, First you should ask one of the TURKISH EXPERTS (of which we have several) about transport around Turkey, as the places you have chosen are separated by a great deal of countryside and mountains. Possibly a...

Greece: Tourist Bus in Greece, local bus service, delphi 2
local bus service, delphi 2, delphi 3: Yiasou Warren, REF: Athens - Olympia You can buy a bus ticket at Terminal A or B from Athens to Olympia and the from OLYMPIA you can buy a ticket to DELPHI. The ticket package will have several pages to it ... You will use a page each time you...

Greece: less tourist,budget friendly, lesser traveled isles...Euro / dollar explanation, Tilos
lesser traveled isles...Euro / dollar explanation, Tilos, Little Cyclades: Yiasou Angie, follow up You did not say WHEN you are planning a trip ... Therefore ... November to April 1st the beaches are closed, water is too cold, and most islands are on very reduced services. BIG islands like CORFU, CRETE, RHODES...

Greece: transport, piraeus greece, port of piraeus
piraeus greece, port of piraeus, yiasou: Yiasou Wayne, thankyou for the question, Go to the arrival level in the main terminal, walk outside doors 4 or 5. Take BUS X96 (the PIRAEUS/AIRPORT Express) 3.2 euro 45-min trip. Buses pull up to the INNER CURBSIDE. these buses run 24/7 ... every...

Greece: Athens in the ides of February?, spur of the moment, euros 13
spur of the moment, euros 13, affordable hotel: Yiasou Cristina, thanks for the question which has yet to be answered : [I will first add this to my answer ... forgot one part of your Question...the EURO is currently at 1-euro = $1.35. ten euros = 13.50 . That is NOT good but it is alot better then...

Greece: again me, port of piraeus, athens port
port of piraeus, athens port, one accross: Yiasou Dusan, follow up 2 Thanks for the kind words ... NO, there are no scheduled ferrys to CRETE from Thessalonika . There is one or two a week that go to Santorini I think, but I would have to check on that further. The BUS service from...

Greece: athens, greek isles, Athens, Mykonos etal.
Athens, Mykonos etal.: Yiasou Nina, thankyou for the question, You will be arriving in Athens at a great time of year...temps could be as high as ninety and down to the high 60 s at nite. Try to stay in either of two locales ... IF you are beach goers, try Glyfada area...it...

Greece: best way to meteora, Drama / Meteora / BUS
Drama / Meteora / BUS: Yiasou Petros, Thanks for the question, Drama is slightly and mostly east of Thessalonika. There is a local BUS (and train) that run daily ... train 2-times, Bus several times, and it would be my choice of transport as it is more convenient. Take...

Greece: bus schedules, buses and trains, thessalonika
buses and trains, thessalonika, nafplion: Yiasou Robert, Thank you for the questions, Well, it now appears folks are gearing up for Greece in 09. Went without a Q for a month but NO MORE ! You didn t say WHEN you were leaving Nafplion ... But you can catch a bus (or train) to Corinth and...

Greece: Getting from Corinth to Hydra, ancient corinth, rebecca rebecca
ancient corinth, rebecca rebecca, athens port: Rebecca Because the ferry routes are actually licensed and confirmed the the government shipping department every year...there are also always more services as the year goes forward, into the summer months...it is always best to check regularly what may...

Greece: camping at Kos Island, KOS lodging in June
KOS lodging in June: Yiasou Aleksandra, thank you for the question, KOS CAMPING is the least expensive way to go. If you arrive by FERRY, look for the guy with the sign that says CAMPING or KOS-CAMPING, or something like that. You can get a free ride there. The site...

Greece: Day Trip to Saronic Island, splendid beaches, sandy type
splendid beaches, sandy type, pistacios: Yiasou Sravan, thank you for the question, Of those three you have chosen ... Aegena is known for its Pistacios. It is a nice island. Lots of locals, Not much in the way of splendid beaches, does have a nice port and is a convenient hour away from PIRAEUS...

Greece: Ephesus to Athens via Santorini, Ephesus, Kushasash
Ephesus, Kushasash, Samos: Yiasou Wendy Lin, thankyou for the question. From EPHESUS (or Izmir) you can catch a bus to KUSHADASH. This is the closest PORT that will take you accross the short span of water into and onto Greek soil ... island of SAMOS. Get there either early...

Greece: will there be ferries in october??, Greece, ferries
Greece, ferries, Mykonos: Vanessa A trip to look forward to! The high speed catamaran ferry which serves Mykonos and Santorini normally runs until mid or late October. Your 10th October date may be close, so this needs checking. The schedules are often announced very late...

Greece: ferry to Delos, greek ferries, delos
greek ferries, delos, piraeus: Maryann Whet ferries will run in November is well nigh impossible to ascertain this early in the year. Schedules for Greek ferries are published surprisingly close to the dates for which they are valid! But generally you will find a listing for the...

Greece: high speed ferries, Greek hi-speed ferries.
Greek hi-speed ferries.: Yiasou Ken, thanks for the question, By april 25th you should have no trouble finding a hi-speed to NAXOS. they leave from Piraeus in the morning and later. About a 3 your trip at a cost I estimate at 39-euro (one way). Reservations can be made in Athens...

Greece: island hopping via ferry, hellenic seaways, saos ferries
hellenic seaways, saos ferries, speed catamaran: Sal, The ferry that should be available and is the quickest and most convenient is on Hellenic Seaways high speed catamaran www.HellenicSeaways.gr But often the schedule is not available for ticketing or even published until as late as early to mid-March....

Greece: In need of dessperate help please!, island hopping in greece, religious import
island hopping in greece, religious import, lively place: Yiasou Mj, thanks for the question, Wish it were ME going ... NOT with you ... with your Girl friend LOL. Folks like you, going to the Greek islands invariably meet up with many many others like yourselves that will give you lots of input on where...

Greece: Olympia to Nafplion bus, return time, overnite
return time, overnite, local bus: Yiasou again Elizabeth, follow up 2 There is an extensive bus service out of Heraklion thru-out the island ... There are roughly 10-buses a day that go from Heralion station to Phaistos ... That is one of the main North-south routes. about 50-kliks....

Greece: Short trip in March, happy travels, local island
happy travels, local island, short trip: Ratna, It will be easier to get to Mykonos and more will be opne so early in the season for visitors. Santorini would be wonderful if you are lucky with the weather and don t mind it seeming very closed down still, for the winter, in part. It is...

Greece: Skiathos, plaka area, late ferry
plaka area, late ferry, question day: Yiasou again Kristie, Sorry about that ... assumed incorrectly ... There are many many places available all over the island as well as the city itself ... Here are a couple of numbers to call that will give you an idea on what is available and at what...

Greece: Things to do in Santorini, Santorini, hot springs
Santorini, hot springs, boat trips: Sravan Megalochori is a bus or taxi ride (about 10 minutes) from the main villag of Oia. Ask about the hot springs before going to Megalochori as their use or admission to them has been limited at times. You might find a visit to Megalochori (pleasant...

Greece: totally confused!!, Istanbul, Athens
Istanbul, Athens, Santorini: Yiasou Sharmila, Thank you for the question, (first one of the year 2009) WOW, that is an awesome trip, but if it is a once in a lifetime visit you may as go all the way ! I imagine you are flying into Istanbul and then flying to Ankara (near Capadoccia)....

Greece: train info, Trains out of Athens
Trains out of Athens: Yiasou Josh, Thankyou for the question, www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo browse the page down to the sections on TRAINS and BUSSES They are in the lower right part of the scroll. There are NO train connections to DELPHI, but there are several...

Greece: travel around greek islands to Kusadasi Turkey, kusadasi turkey, question with regard
kusadasi turkey, question with regard, happy travels: Tanyia Happy New Year! I cannot help with the Turkey-related question. With regard to your overnight ferry do you mean, are you asking about an overnight ferry to Santorini? The overnight ferries are fine and if you take a cabin, comfortable - but...

Greece: travle form athnes to istambul, greek tourist office, train journeys
greek tourist office, train journeys, train timetables: Anands Most people will want to fly Athens to Istanbul. You can travel by train Athens to Thessaloniki, then Thessaloniki to Istanbul. I recommend contacting a travel agent who is accustomed to booking train journeys in Europe, and ideally Greece,...

Greece: Working in Crete, british consulate, uk time
british consulate, uk time, crete: Lynnette, This is a question where I think I will help you best by referring you to to others. Between these two websites you may gain most of the information you need http://www.livingincrete.net/employment.html http://www.britsincrete.net/working.html...

Greece: Address package to Greece, kilkis, address thanks
kilkis, address thanks, usps: Steve Many addresses in Greece do not mention a street address. I would send the package as you have written it on your question, the zip code (61300) is the village/town and they will likely know the person you are sending this to or the person collects...

Greece: Aganippe & Hippocrene, yiasou, greek mountain
yiasou, greek mountain, mountain group: Yiasou Dan, thanks for the question, Caught me just as I was leaving ... but let me start you off and then come back with further info AFTER I have had a little time to check it out. Anyhow ... HELICON is a Greek mountain group 30-kilometres long,...

Greece: Athens then Mykonos/Santorini? with a infant, plain sailing, happy travels
plain sailing, happy travels, ferry companies: Gaurav A little pressed for time today so apologies for brevity! I suggest Mykonos as it is closer to Athens This is a time of year when weather conditions can delay or have ferries canceled, so allow for this. Getting from Mykonos to Santorini there...

Greece: athens-delphi-meteora-olympia-corfu-crete, overnight options, air flights
overnight options, air flights, travel biz: Yiasou Danielle, Thank you for the question, (note to all: Reason my answers are helpful is that each answer is a new semi-researched one ... I do not have any PAT answers ... also, I am NOT in the TRAVEL BIZ so I do not have to give out Hotel or Air...

Greece: Baby stroller in athens, omonia square, baby stroller
omonia square, baby stroller, kolonaki: Yiasou Robert, Thanks for the question, WOW,,, now that is a toughie ... I am trying to think if I have EVER seen a baby stroller in downtown Athens ... Certainly not in the peak season...too crowded ... But now...in October...why not...you won t have...

Greece: Bus Thessaloniki-Sofia, yiasou, price of the ticket
yiasou, price of the ticket, time table: Yiasou Ruta, thank you for the question, I assume that the SOFIA is the one in Bulgaria. Well, you are still in luck ... there are 5 buses a day to SOFIA and the one you probably want leaves a 2200. Takes 6-hours, which means you should arrive around...

Greece: baby stroller in athens, baby stroller, old baby
baby stroller, old baby, cobblestone: Robert Some cobblestone area also do not help But its very difficult in some places to fit a baby stroller between parked gars to cross the road they are often parked so tightly You could bring it and would find areas to wheel it but you may well...

Greece: Ferry from athens to santorini, travel agent search, national tourist office
travel agent search, national tourist office, greek national tourist office: Stephen One day the Greek National Tourist Office may offer this (they should but are an incompetent body), but as yet there is no one place where one would ever feel every possible option has been revealed for ferry services in Greece. Basically we...

Greece: Ferry boat from Vˇlos to Izmir?, port of piraeus, athens port
port of piraeus, athens port, entering turkey: Yiasou Maria, Thanks for the question, I am not aware of any ferrys to Izmir area from VOLOS. From Athens (Port of Piraeus) there will be ferrys daily that will go to the islands of SAMOS (Vathy), KOS(Cos) and RHODES (Rodos). You ll have to check...

Greece: ferry from Athens to Istanbul, temple of poseidon, garbage trucks
temple of poseidon, garbage trucks, chic place: Yiasou Afshin, thanks for the question, In March it is not quite Beach time or tourist time. You have 4-islands to choose from. Nearest is AEGINA, just about an hour away on the ferry. And on a sunny early spring day it can quite a beautiful and bracing...

Greece: Greece 2010, aegean air, olympic airlines
aegean air, olympic airlines, accommodation in mykonos: Yiasou Anton, Well if I got this right your first achual Question is about transport to & from Corinth. If you are in ATHENS downtown area and want to get to that bus terminal A it would be out of the way and time consuming to go back to the airport....

Greece: the golden age of greece, superman spiderman, golden age of greece
superman spiderman, golden age of greece, greece today: Yiasou Antonio, ATHENA was a MYTHICAL figure in Greece. She dates back to the very beginnings of Greek Mythology, when she was born, full grown, with armor, from the head of ZEUS. = Mythology = stories for the most part made up ... never happened...

Greece: interisland travel and suggestions, ferry reservations, rafina
ferry reservations, rafina, ferry schedules: Yiasou Lori, Thanks for the question, First ... here is a site that can help you with all things Greek, especially ATHENS (in, out & around) ... www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo. Go there, klik onto the section you wish to know about and then check...

Greece: meteora, katakolon greece, ship docks
katakolon greece, ship docks, pyrgos: Yiasou Alan, Thanks for the question, and the answer is ...... N O ! You would be lucky to make it one way and then the sites would all be closed for the NITE and you would have to wait until the next day to see anything and even then would not...

Greece: Santorini to Izmir Travel in November, nisos chios, nisos mykonos
nisos chios, nisos mykonos, samos port: Yiasou Elizabella, thank you for the question, November gets you into some pretty iffy territory. First ... forget about flying direct as you have to go thru Athens. Second ... Although you could ferry from Athens (Piraeus) to IZMIR your most...

Greece: Santorini at night, greek isles cruise, smooth sailing
greek isles cruise, smooth sailing, santorini: Bernice It s not bad really as cruises (for me) never stay long enough in any one place you get to and really like! It will be dark by 9 in the evening so you will see the sunset, quite special. Santorini is a genuine,bona fide, must-see! Hope...

Greece: shops in Athens, stoa of attalos, herod atticus theater
stoa of attalos, herod atticus theater, plaka area: Yiasou Dusan, thank you for the question, Not being a shopper of any note, I am ofcourse Unfamiliar with those places ... If you are looking for UP SCALE (Mod) Botiques I suggest the KOLONAKI area. If you want alot of mom & pop stores with a more...

Greece: transport, inexpensive transportation, ok check
inexpensive transportation, ok check, royal hotel: Yiasou Eugenia = follow up = Thought you would already be there . Ok ... check at there desk for best way to go about it ... I am afraid they will tell you that the cheapest way is to return to the airport by taxi and then get on the #78 BUS (0.60...

Greece: transportation, shuttle bus, road winds
shuttle bus, road winds, royal hotel: Yiasou Eugenia, thank you for the question, telephone the hotel...the number for international calls is 011-30-23920-21144. There is a shuttle bus the #78 ... ask them about dropping you at the hotel as they go right by it. (normally they DO NOT STOP...

Greece: Athens hotel, fab view, play board games
fab view, play board games, couple choices: Yiasou JD, thank you for the question, I do not like to recommend any hotels as there are many and I am always afraid the one(s) I recommend will NOT be to the persons liking. There are numerous sites you can go to that hi-lite all the hotels in Athens...

Greece: address, correct zip code, athens greece
correct zip code, athens greece, left hand side: Hi, try the following address.. http://www.postal.gr/default_en.aspx on the left hand side there are words in Greek... on the left hand side of the window there is a searching machine.. put the address and the area (marousi) and you will find the correct...

Greece: athens-mykonos ferry, athens port, island hopper
athens port, island hopper, sofitel hotel: Prue Best always to check on www.gtp.gr to see any ferries that may be offered in Greece. Bear in mind that many ferry services for May may not be announced until Januaryor February! At the airport if you d like to stay right there without more ado...

Greece: Bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki, colorful rooms, marble floors
colorful rooms, marble floors, thessalonika: Yiasou Jacky, thanks for the question, In the Meteora area is Kalambaka & Trikala. Kalambaka is closer to Meteora and you can walk to the BUS stop in the center of town (where the FOUNTAIN is) and catch the bus @ 0820(1-euro)to the site which is 7-k...

Greece: buses from Ioannina to corfu, bus timetables, yiasou
bus timetables, yiasou, calh: Yiasou Jack, = Follow Up = OK ... It is a 2-hour trip, first BUS is at 0615, last at 2000 (8pm). 8 trips a day. Just under every 2-hours. Denny --------------------------------O---------------------------- But I left the achual times &...

Greece: Delphi-Nafplio-Olympia?, gulf of corinth, ticket desk
gulf of corinth, ticket desk, nafplio: Yiasou Andre, thanks for the question, Been hesitant to answer as I was looking into other ways to NAPHLIO from DELPHI. There is one or two other possibilities but I doubt that they would be better or even as good as the Athens route. However, do not...

Greece: Bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki, denny, delphi
Greece: Bus from Meteora to Thessaloniki, denny, delphi

Greece: Greece, ancient greek culture, homework questions
ancient greek culture, homework questions, doric style: Yiasou Haley, Corinthian, Ionic and Doric style of buildings then & now. (Columns etc). You can find background information on any one or all of these by doing a search . I do not answer homework questions ... so don t ask anymore. ...

Greece: From Meteora to Larissa, euro train, overnight train
euro train, overnight train, kalambaka: Yiasou Alan, =follow up = Wish I could be there to celebrate your trip and partake of the ouzo ! At this time of year (except if it snows) you should not have any problems with transportation or lodging. Dress warmly and have a great trip. Denn...

Greece: Nafplio to Olymplia, change buses, last bus
change buses, last bus, overnite: Yiasou Michelle, thank you for the question, Not really the best idea ... as you will be on a bus (round trip) for about 10-hours ... 1 1/2 to Tripoli and another 3 1/2 Tripoli to Olympia. Cost about 15-euro each way. You could leave at 0830 from Nafplion,...

Greece: Sofia- Iraklion, ferry line, salonica
ferry line, salonica, iraklion: Ya hara!! The best way to go to Crete is to depart from Piraeus which is the port of Athens. From Salonica there are no decent lines any more... From Salonika (bus station Makedonia tel. 00302310-595.444)) buses to Athens are leaving every hour ...

Greece: shipping address, correct mailing address, yiasou
correct mailing address, yiasou, kristali: Yiasou Dave, thanks for the question, If all your information is correct then the only possibility that I see (since you are sending it from the USA) is putting the 18452 after Greece . If that doesn t work you could also put the word Athens ...

Greece: Travel between port of pireaus & port of, thira santorini, ferries in greece
thira santorini, ferries in greece, stacy stacy: Stacy Strangely and often with little convenience for those such as you planning a trip well in advance, ferry schedules are often not finalised until January. It is likely there will be a faster service on a flying dolphin or hydrofoil type ship,...

Greece: Turkey-Mykonos-Santorini-Athens, gule gule, mykonos santorini
gule gule, mykonos santorini, flying dolphin: Gule gule JR, thanks for the interesting question, Since it is Ankara, and it is not the easiest thing to get to the WEST coast of Turkey from there, I would opt for the flight to Athens, unless you are really trying to save money as opposed to time...

Greece: traveling tips, travel guide book, piece of crap
travel guide book, piece of crap, bus train: Yiasou Robin, thank you for the question, First here are a couple of info types for you ... ... www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo ... (look at the opening page and then go to whatever interests you ... All about Greece, mostly ATHENS , but excellent...

Greece: Aussie traveller flight to Santorini or Mykanos, allexpert, yiasou
allexpert, yiasou, istanbul turkey: Yiasou Marlene, thank you for the question, Unfortunately NO . Flights from Istanbul all go to Athens and then onto whatever island you are headed for. I am sure that this adds to the cost although I have never priced the fares out of Istanbul Turkey....

Greece: Corfu to Meteora (Kalabaka), yiasou, last ferry
yiasou, last ferry, return bus: Yiasou Bob, thank you for the question, 1st off Bob, Every hour from 0630 to 2230, the ferry goes to Igomenitsa, about 90-minutes, for about 7-euro. It is difficult to get to Meteora the same day and still be able to see the site. So I suggest you...

Greece: corfu cheap lets, tourist information office, apartments in corfu
tourist information office, apartments in corfu, yiasou: Yiasou Susan, Thanks for the question, A bit out of my direct area of expertise but I feel I can stear you in the right direction... Tourist Information office for the island: phone number is 26610-20-733. Friendly, English spreaking staff will...

Greece: Wanting to live in greece., schengen treaty, number of countries in europe
Greece: Wanting to live in greece., schengen treaty, number of countries in europe, passport holder

Greece: Greece in 8 days ( to athens, delphi,meteora,santorini ).possible ?, bus train, train schedules
bus train, train schedules, train bus: Yiasou Ms. Thiru, After digesting your question I first will give you a site to go to for BUS and TRAIN schedules out of and in to ATHENS. = www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo = When you get to this site browse to section(s) on BUS and/or TRAIN....

Greece: Igoumenista to Thessaloniki, availability updates, yiasou
availability updates, yiasou, 34 euro: Yiasou Richard, Thanks for the question, Train ... NO ! BUS ... YES ! You can get from Igomenitsa via Thessalonika several times per day. This way requires a 2-hour bus trip to Ioannina, then a short wait where you change buses for the bus to Thessalonika....

Greece: Ancona train station & ferry connection to Patra, news papers of the world, protest marches
news papers of the world, protest marches, athens airport: yiasou again Greg, Just saw the new question at the bottom of the page ... If you get a reject disregard ... I am unfamiliar with the Ancona area except to say it is about 100 miles north of BARI. Concerning passport / customs / immigration etc ......

Greece: transportation from Nafplio to Athens Airport, public transportation options, athens airport
public transportation options, athens airport, nafplio: Yiasou Laura = follow up = Yes...that is another option ... From Nafplio to Corinth you will take a BUS to Corinth (2-hours, 6-euro). Then from the BUS station take a taxi to the train station (about 5-euro per vehicle). Then take the train to the...

Greece: Wanting to live in greece., getting a work visa, valid id card
getting a work visa, valid id card, bari italy: yiasou Eddie, Thanks for the interesting question, First have a good passport ... This will hold you in good standing for a while ... about 90 days ... then to be legal you will have to leave the country for at least 24-hours. (and so on and so forth...

Greece: 4 girls traveling to Greece on a Budget, traveling to greece, hydrofoils
traveling to greece, hydrofoils, nearby place: Daisy, First - I m coming with you, it sounds too good! Ios - no problem you arrive at the port and there are places to stay there, up the hill in the main village or over the other side of the island but there is a bus or taxi and the first two you...

Greece: where to go with 5 year old and a baby?, free band concerts, cable car ride
free band concerts, cable car ride, tomb of unknown soldier: Yiasou Jan, Thanks for the question, Child Friendly ? For a baby and a five year old Athens is friendly ... That is ... there are lots of local farmacias and grocery stores (both big and small) that will provide you with anything you need...

Greece: Athens/ Skiathos - several questions!, Athens, Skiathos travel to and back.
Athens, Skiathos travel to and back.: Yiasou Lisa, Thankyou for the question, first off ... here is a site to go online to ... www.athensguide.com/practicalinfo ... (then browse the page to BUS TERMINAL B ) Site will give you times of departure from the bus station in Athens. Buses...

Greece: Athens to santorini, Athens, Santorini ideas
Athens, Santorini ideas: Yiasou Elle, thank you for the question, Each morning @ 0725, the BLUE STAR ITHAKI departs for SANTORINI (Thira). This is a very large vessel, no reservations required for deck class (which means you do not have a cabin). Cost will be around 30-euro...

Greece: Best way from Santorini to Athens?, hellenic seaways, ferry sailings
hellenic seaways, ferry sailings, aegean airways: Terry, Ferries are problematic schedule-wise this early in the year as you mention - notorious, yes! The service most likely to offer the schedule you need is Hellenic Seaways ( www.HellenicSeaways.gr) and the best bet is to monitor the website from...

Greece: bus journey, saronic gulf, strintzis ferries
saronic gulf, strintzis ferries, bus journey: Anne, I think the best best is to tell the driver thello to ferry yar Eggina (phonetically) pittay moo ottan ftasoomay, effharistow { Means I want the ferry for Egina tell me when I am there, thank you Anne - I really think this will...

Greece: Crete, cretan stuff
cretan stuff: Yiasou Elizabeth, thank you for the question, Knossos is ofcourse the most reknowned bit of antiquity found on the island of Crete and it is the easiest to get to, being almost walking distance from the port of Heraklion (if you are into hiking that...

Greece: Cruise trip - Help please, cruise trip, weather bureau
cruise trip, weather bureau, calh: Yiasou Genia, Thankyou for the question, What a great trip ... Venice, Corfu, Patras and all the way to Piraeus and then back to Croatia and back to Italy? Or the shorter version without the Piraeus part ? Either way it should be a great experience....

Greece: First time advice, novice travelers, flea market area
novice travelers, flea market area, piraeus port: Yiasou Sheryl, followup Hi again Sheryl, I was really typing fast the initial time I wrote so there were a couple of typos and mispellings ... Please forgive . My time was limited and I did want to give you something. Basically, after reading...

Greece: Visiting Greece for 5 days, cheap junk, student budget
Greece: Visiting Greece for 5 days, cheap junk, student budget, architecture history

Greece: fly to santorini, Mykonos -, Santorini Ferries
Mykonos -, Santorini Ferries: Yiasou Derek ... Thanks for the question, FOLLOW UP as I feared ... NO air transportation from Mykonos to Santorini. But the price of the FLYING DOLPHIN (3-hour) boat to Santorini is UNDER 30-euro, and leaves daily at 1430 hours. Reserve a seat...

Greece: Greece in April or the Summer, aegean sea, going to greece
aegean sea, going to greece, ancient olympia: Amanda, Even so - one man or woman s must see is another s get me out of here fast! ! But here s a list: Athens - The Acropolis from nearby rooftop cafes Santorini - the view from Oia, Fira or Firostefani of the Volcano and Aegean Sea Ancient...

Greece: Greece Travel, greece travel, greek easter
greece travel, greek easter, ferry route: Anisha, Turkey is the part I can t help you with, sorry about that - but look on / ask questions if you need at www.ferries.gr for travel info on getting there. For Crete I have to disclose I have huge involvement - but the undoubtedly best, highly...

Greece: Greece tour vs doing it solo, talk about solo vs low priced tours out of Athens and other costs.
talk about solo vs low priced tours out of Athens and other costs.: Yiasou Julie, thank you for the question, I have always felt that going solo is the better idea. But I guess it depends on what is included for the 199 puunds ($300 Amer dollars?). Athens can be seen as a walking tour by yourselves. Just stay...

Greece: Mykonos to Santorini direct, ferries, Greece
ferries, Greece, Santorini: Darren, I know this is tricky. Unfortunately ferry schedules here in Greece are most often not announced, fixed or approved this early in the year....so they do not show up anywhere. It could even be March, April or later before August schedules...

Greece: How to get to Nea Moudania in Halkidiki by bus?, bussing it (or taxi) Thessalonika train station to Neo Moudania.
bussing it (or taxi) Thessalonika train station to Neo Moudania.: Yiasou Julia , Thankyou for the question, Wonderful place too. Getting there is the biggest problem . and The biggest problem pertaining to the above is getting to HALKIDIKI BUS STATION from the TRAIN STATION ... You can take a TAXI and pay roughly...

Greece: samothraki, saos ferries, car ferries
saos ferries, car ferries, flying dolphin: Yiasiu again T, FOLLOW UP 2 BEACHES OF SAMOTHRACE: Probably that would be a YES ... the islands only SAND beach is the soft arc of PAHIA AMMOS, as I said, on the southern coast. Radiant blue waters could have splashed right off of a postcard....

Greece: Travel :Athens to Edipsos and nearby villages, Athens airport to AEDIPSOS
Athens airport to AEDIPSOS: Yiasou again FLORA , REF: EDIPSOS from Athens airport ... Yes, I would definately say that it is easier. First you take the BUS X93 from the airport (Door #5) to the TERMINAL B bus station (about 3-euro). Buses run every 35-min. about a 40-min...

Greece: Visiting Greece for 5 days, Athens and nearby visits
Athens and nearby visits: Nancy, For Athens itself look at our very own guide http://www.CreteTravel.com/Athens it really helps for a few days stay in the city. While there visit Sounio - down the coast a bit, you can get there by bus and various tours. Its a temple . archaeological...

Greece: 1 day 3 Island cruise, late ferry, yiasou
late ferry, yiasou, island cruise: Yiasou Jason, Thank you for the question, You must be at least part Greek ... It will be tight but two hours might be enough time to make it to all those stops and still catch the bus ... If the bus stop is not to far from your hotel. Question is...

Greece: 4 Days in Greece (19-23Mar), sailing conditions, issue travel
sailing conditions, issue travel, burning desire: Nattapon If you don t mind rushing from place to place every day, all day long and not having time to actually experience each place (!) then Plan A is great...though just the travel will be very costly if that is an issue. Travel to Santorini this early...

Greece: Advice on getting to Lesbos, athens ferry, alternate www
athens ferry, alternate www, budget option: Yiasou Julie, thank you for the challenging question, Here are two ways I have come up with... 1) My personal favorite! Istanbul on the train (unless you know a better way) to the port of BANDIRMA (3.5 hours for the 125-mile trip). Then 2-hours...

Greece: AThens from Istanbul, international airline carriers, budget traveller
international airline carriers, budget traveller, overnight train: Yiasou KOH, thankyou for the question, Istanbul to Athens is NOT an easy or quick trip ... Either the Trains are S L O W or the distance is farther then it looks ... Forget ferrys as they are not that reliable ... Although there ARE a few that DO go...

Greece: Athens Airport Metro Shutdown, athens metro, arrival level
athens metro, arrival level, athens airport: Yiasou Terry, Thank you for the question, Yes, believe I posted this info about a month ago in my profile section. Subsequently removed when it became OLD news. Metro, while nice was not the easiest way to get there anyhow. Nor the cheapest. Perhpas...

Greece: Athens to Delphi to Meteora to Athens, itineray, margain
itineray, margain, monastaries: Hello again AJ, follow up Although it is probably OK to just GO there when you arrive in Trikala, (Vyronos 4, one street west of Platiea Riga Fereou), ... If you get a chance when you arrive in Greece, you might call them (24310-28-091 or 37-260)...

Greece: Athens to Ephesus, calh, ephesus
calh, ephesus, paros: Yiasou Jessica, Thank for the question, EPHESUS is in TURKEY and unless you FLY from Athens to SAMOS (currently one to four flights per day around 60-euro each way - ONE HOUR flight), and then from SAMOS take the ferry accross to Turkey (Kushadash) [1-hour,...

Greece: Athens-Santorini-Istanbul, course telephone, santorini
course telephone, santorini, ferries: Molly, As it seems you are travelling now (?) I suggest using www.gtp.gr to check upon ferries that may be available. Do allow for the fact that this is early in the year for ferries to be available on many routes...but there will definitely be some ferries...

Greece: August or October tours, august nite, early rain
august nite, early rain, yiasou: Yiasou Stew, Thanks for the question, Not many downsides ... Only ones I can see are Temperatures will be more then a tad cooler in Istanbul specially at night. The other is that the possibility of RAIN is much more likely in October then in AUGUST,...

Greece: Bodrum to Mykonos schedules, istanbul express, flying dolphin
istanbul express, flying dolphin, gule gule: Yiasou, gule gule and all that Keren, thanks for the question, I have been thinking it over and over and trying to check routes from Bodrun to Mykonos ... As of now there are NO regular ferry schedules between KOS and Mykonos. You can crossover from...

Greece: Corfu to Igoumenitsa, then to Volos by KTEL, Ferrys & KTEL Buses : Corfu, Igomenitsa
Ferrys & KTEL Buses : Corfu, Igomenitsa, Ioainnina: Yiasou James, Thanks for your question(s), Well lets answer them one by one in cronological order ... 1) The ferrys run daily (every hour from 0630 until 2200 to the port of IGOMENITSA . the 90-minute ride costs 6.5 euro(students 3.5 euro). 2) IGOMENITSA...

Greece: Delphi to Corfu or Igoumenista, peak periods, thessalonika
peak periods, thessalonika, last bus: Yiasou Paul, Isn t that the truth ... DELPHI does have schedules and I DO have them ... That is the good news ... DELPHI is in a difficult location ... best way I know of is to get to IGOMENITSA on the same day is by taking the 1015AM bus to LARISSA....

Greece: Ferry links, KEA to Kalymnos
KEA to Kalymnos: Yiasou and Cheers Yvonne, thanks for the deliteful question, Are you familiar with the Odyssey of Odyseus (I know my spelling isn t exactly correct) but that isn t the point ... the point is that it took him 10-years to get from Troy back to Ithakia. ...

Greece: A few months on the Islands, high speed connection, dial up internet connection
high speed connection, dial up internet connection, decent internet: Paolo, Because July to October is the season , in other words it is the busiest time for tourism, it will be a more difficult period to rent something for a long term, and subsequently sensible/reasonable rent. When people can rent something for 60-350...

Greece: Greece!, kandila, tourist infomation
kandila, tourist infomation, endless battle: Yiasou again Olga, followup Looks like you will be hiring a car at either Preveza or Lefkada and driving up to Kandyli (Kandili) from the main hi-way.... This is a rather mountaineous area with the Acarnanian mountains to the north ... Vonitsa...

Greece: Greece, olympic airlines, rhodes 2
olympic airlines, rhodes 2, kandila: Yiasou again Olga ... follow up ... I have checked again and found that all the flights that go from Rhodes to Santorini go first to ATHENS / spend a while there and then fly to Santorini . The cost for one way is over $200 . But...technically......

Greece: HALKIDIKI TO ATHENS, northern trains, yiasou
northern trains, yiasou, mount olympus: Yiasou Karen, thank you for the question, One of the more difficult ones to answer I shall ad ... There is NO easy way ... But the best way is to get on the bus and take it up to the HALKIDIKI bus terminal in the Southern/eastern part of Thessalonika....

Greece: island hopping, flying dolphin, yiasou
flying dolphin, yiasou, superferry: Yiasou Gozde, Thank you for the question, FOLLOW UP FROM PREVIOUS .... Did some additional checking and there is a daily ferry that goes from SAMOS to MYKONOS ... 6-hours (about 25-euro) ... so go to Mykonos first. ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++0+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++...

Greece: From Kefallonia to Paxos, aegean airlines, cruise boats
aegean airlines, cruise boats, sea planes: Ciao Elisabeth, FOLLOW UP follow up correction ! (I redid line two ... guess I should give my writing MORE then just a once over) PAXOS ... Getting there ... PAXOS is a short 8-miles off the Parga shore line and there is ferry service to Paxos...

Greece: Lake ohrid to athens?, lake ohrid, buses and trains
lake ohrid, buses and trains, orhid: Yiasou Jane follow up What a great trip ! ( cept it will be rather warm !!!) I do see a couple of train connections: Train I refer to goes south to the Greek border, where you undergo a checkpoint (travel papers etc) and a change of trains to a...

Greece: long stay with children, long term stay, kindy
long term stay, kindy, something in the way: Yiasou Lana, thanks for the inquiry, I really have NO expertise in this area except to give you a site that looks like it might lead you to something in the way of apartments/villas and from there to other family matters, such as the ones you have mentioned...

Greece: Marathon to Athens, tour busses, metro service
tour busses, metro service, wonderful memories: Yiasou Nancy, Thank you for the question, the name Nancy brings back so many wonderful memories of Greece and Mykonos in particular ... Ahhhh, but that is another story. Being in Marathon you will have an opportunity to check out the BUS situation...

Greece: Santorini to Mykonos to Athens, matt barrett, bosts
matt barrett, bosts, ferry schedules: Hi SUE ... how are you ... Thanks for the question ... The schedules ARE out there, you just have to know where to look. These schedules do NOT change much and you can keep up with them from week to week just to be sure ... go to this site ... www.athensguide.com/greek-island-ferry-schedules/index.htm...

Greece: visit to greek islands from izmir turkey, chios island greece, gule gule
chios island greece, gule gule, mykonos island: Gule Gule Mukta, Thankyou for the question, Probably you best bet is to get the bus in Izmir for CESME (take the early bus and you can very likely catch the 45-minute ferry ride across to Chios (15-euro). Plan to leave Chios on a day when the ferry...

Greece: Athens - Corinth Canal - Mycennae, ancient corinth, city of corinth
ancient corinth, city of corinth, corinth canal: Yiasou Brigita, Thanks for the questions, Well, guess who just happens to be on-line ? ME! There is BUS and TRAIN transport at low cost from Athens to Corinth, in fact you can catch the train at the airport that you fly into. There is a special train...