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    • Refugees - Lesvos

      Lesvos May 27, 2015 at 4:50 AM

      Hi we are travelling to Lesvos for the first time in 7 weeks and I am getting rather concerned to what I am hearing re the amount of refuges that are on the island apparently they are all over the walls of molyvos and up in the mountains we are hiring a jeep to go through the mountains and this is a great worry can someone please advise me of how bad the situation is

      thank you

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    • mobility scooters

      Kos May 19, 2015 at 11:17 PM

      CAN ANYONE TELL ME IF YOU CAN HIRE MOBILITY SCOOTERS IN KOS KARDAMENA

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    • Transport to and from Airport and Pollonia anf ferries to Kimolis

      Milos Island May 14, 2015 at 5:32 PM

      Wondering what is the best and best value way from the airport to Pollonia and also about ferries to and from Kimolis please :-)

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    • Bus timetable

      Prefecture of Preveza May 14, 2015 at 2:17 PM

      what time does the bus depart from Preveza airport to Lefkas Town quay on Sunday afternoon in June?

      Thanks

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      Tour Operators in Crete

      Greece May 11, 2015 at 3:53 PM

      To travel independently in Crete, not with a big coach tour, are there any companies providing small group tours out of Heraklion?
      In addition to Knossos, I'd include another days excursion to Phaestos and Gortyn.
      I am single, so private arrangements are to be avoided if possible due to cost.

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    • Path under construction

      Monemvasia May 8, 2015 at 11:29 AM

      I read Rick Steve's recent note about Monemvasia and the path to the top being under construction, do you have an update on this and when it is to be open?

      Thanks,
      Leonard

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    • Transfer to Molyvos

      Lesvos May 8, 2015 at 3:34 AM

      My partner and I are travelling to Molyvos October 3rd 2015 and will be arriving in Lesbos about 12noon by air.
      We were wondering if anyone wants to share a cab up to Molyvos or surrounding area?
      Maria.

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    • Camping in Ithaca

      Ithaki Island May 25, 2015 at 12:55 PM

      Does any one have experience with camping in Ithaca, do they have camping place or it is allowed to make camping in nature? How is then with fresh water,...
      Thanks,
      Darja

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      Transport from Kastraki Thessaly Agios Nikitas Lefkada

      Greece May 7, 2015 at 1:47 AM

      It seems train transport between Athens and Meteora is fairly easy. Can anyone please provide guidance on my best option (aside from hiring a car) to travel from Meteora to Agios Nikitas on Lefkada?

      Thanks!

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    • Area to stay in Kavala

      Kavala May 4, 2015 at 7:24 PM

      Hello. I'm traveling to Kavala for the first time with my husband and two sons (ages 7 and 10) in August. We want to visit all the main attractions in Kavala and surrounding areas but unsure of what area to stay in -- whether it is the city or by the beach. I think we may need to be near the water just to have a relaxing activity at the end of the day. What do you recommend? Thank you!

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      Algia pelga

      Crete Island May 22, 2015 at 4:32 AM

      What's Agia pelga like is the beach Sandy and spacious, plus is the village all together not sprawled out

      Thanks

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    • cheap way of public transport to Chania airport

      Sougia May 15, 2015 at 5:48 AM

      is there any cheap way of transport from Sougia to Chania airport, where I have to get there latest at 15.00 in Wednesday July 8th ?

      I heared that a taxi is around 110,- € but that is way too much for me !

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    • moraitika beach & town

      Moraitika May 6, 2015 at 6:40 AM

      im going to an all inclusive hotel Alkionis in Moraitika, can anyone tell me if it is close to the beach & town?

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    • Buses from airport to Lassi (or Argostoli)

      Argostolion Yesterday

      Arriving on aFriday in a few weeks at 12:20. Are there any buses after this time to either lassi or Argostoli ?

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    • Local info

      Athens May 6, 2015 at 8:18 AM

      I'm planning a trip to Greece (Athens?) in October and am looking for suggestions for must see places, local hangouts and places to go to relax. Also looking for good places to eat, drink and hear live music. I would appreciate any info you can share. Thanks in advance!!

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    • Illegal migrants

      Kos Island May 30, 2015 at 12:18 AM

      What is the situation like with the migrants that have arrived in Kos?

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      3 day Nauplia

      Nafplio May 22, 2015 at 7:17 AM

      Is this program feasible?

      1. Train/Bus from Athens. Explore city.
      2. Taxi/Bus to Myceane and Tiryns (a day in the Bronze Age)
      3. Taxi/Bus to Epidaurus, and then return to Athens

      That's 3 days, 2 nights.

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    • One day side trip outside Athens

      Athens May 17, 2015 at 2:28 AM

      I will stay at Athens for 3 days in July. I plan to explore Athens in 2 days and spend 1 day side trip outside Athens. Would be any suggestion to me to find a place of interest with nature scenery. Thanks.

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      Tour Operators

      Heraklion May 11, 2015 at 10:00 AM

      To travel independently, not with a big coach tour, are there any companies providing small group tours?
      In addition to Knossos, I'd include another days excursion to Phaestos and Gortyn.
      I am single, so private arrangements are to be avoided if possible.

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      Recommended beaches in Aegina

      Aegina Island May 23, 2015 at 2:26 AM

      Hi! I'm going to Aegina island on Wednesday and I'd like to know some "must" places I have to visit. Our hotel is near the harbor but we are going to rent a car for one or more days and some bikes, do you think is it a good choice? Can you recommend us some beautiful beaches / restaurants / places? I was also thinking about a trip to the island of Moní is it difficult to realize?
      Thanks to all who are going to answer! :)

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      How much time?

      Delphi May 21, 2015 at 4:55 AM

      Ok, here is the question. How much time does the site deserve? I am history and archaeology person.
      1 tour said 1 hour for the museum and 45 minutes at the site itself. Most 1 day tours give 2-3 hours, splitting the time between the museum and the site. Also, none of the 1 day programs go to the Sanctuary of Athena.

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      Itinerary feedback

      Greece May 7, 2015 at 4:58 AM

      Would appreciate feedback - pros and cons - of the following planned itinerary for end of June to mid July:
      Arrive into Athens
      Overnight ferry to Crete
      Crete 4 days
      Ferry to Santorini
      Santorini 4 days
      Overnight ferry to Rhodes
      Rhodes 3 days
      Fly to Zakynthos
      Zakynthos 3 days
      Fly to Athens and rent car for drive to Kastraki (Meteora)
      Kastraki 3 days
      Return to Athens
      Athens 5 days

      Any advice, comments, tips, improvement of itinerary would be much appreciated.
      Thanks!

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    • TAXI from Chania to Elafonisi

      Chania May 6, 2015 at 5:18 AM

      Hi! Could anyone advise on estimate cost of taxi from Chania to Elafonisi?
      Or is anyone interested to drive me and a friend of mine on 6th of June 2015? :)
      Julia

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      Best sandy beaches

      Crete Island May 17, 2015 at 8:41 AM

      Hi

      Can anyone recommend a big sandy beach with a nice village feel not sprawled out, like village squares and tavernas overlooking the sea, we have been to crete many times and love georgioplois, but have heard this year they are doing major sewage repairs. Would love to find another place similar, we are both in our fifties and are young at heart but don't like mad house places.

      Thanks

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      Restaurants with greek music

      Chania May 15, 2015 at 9:47 PM

      I would like to know which restaurants in Chania have live Greek music.

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    Near Zante

    • laganas or maybe alykanas or tsilivi

      by SharonJ24 Online Now Mar 8, 2015 at 4:57 AM

      Went to argassi June 2014 was lovely.am thinking of going to laganas this year with my 9 yr old granddaughter. Apart from day trips do you think it would be suitable bearing in mind the chosen hotel is about 20 mins away from the main strip.hotel provide free transport for this.hoping there are shops and tavernas a bit closer.

    • the price of

      by the2ofus Online Now Jul 13, 2014 at 12:41 PM

      how much is the boat trip around zante island

      1 Answer Jul 13, 2014 at 12:50 PM
    • Wifi in Zakynthos

      by Greek.Shamrock Online Now Jul 7, 2014 at 1:57 PM

      I will be traveling in October and need reliable wifi for business. All the hotels say they have free wifi but all the reviews say it is not good. I know if I call the hotel they will say that their wifi is fine but I can't risk not being able to run my business when I am out of town on a guess I might have a wifi connection. Any suggestions?Help!

      1 Answer Jul 7, 2014 at 2:05 PM
    • Flights from Zante

      by milburnator Online Now Dec 30, 2013 at 9:40 AM

      Hi. Im looking to travel from the UK to Zante for a 2 week stay in August of next year. The trip out is costing me £165 per person but the trip back is over £300! Does anyone know of a site I could use to split the trip and book direct with a Greek company to save myself a few hundred pounds.

      Thanks. :)

      7 Answers Jan 1, 2014 at 7:50 AM
    • Where is the best church to experience Orthodox Easter?

      by JollyGirl Online Now Apr 23, 2013 at 9:40 AM

      I am travelling to zakynthos on May 2nd 2013. I really wish to participate in Orthodox Easter. I am staying at Tsilvi. Obviously, I guess any church would be good but where do you REALLY recommend?

      2 Answers Apr 23, 2013 at 12:44 PM
    • Laganas in October

      by debbieq1966 Online Now Sep 15, 2012 at 2:00 AM

      We're going to Laganas for a week in on 19 October. I know it's not going to be as lively as it is in peak season, but will there still be bars and restaurants open?

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      Laganas-Agios Sostis

      by Naomi_B Online Now Jul 5, 2012 at 4:03 AM

      I will go to Agios Sostis in september and I would like to ask that how is agios sostis like? Are there shops and tavernas and discos? And the most important is that is there bus from Agios Sostis to Laganas?

      2 Answers Jul 6, 2012 at 12:58 PM
    • travel from zante to thessaloniki

      by sandramou Online Now Jul 25, 2011 at 6:06 AM

      Hi, my brother will soon be visiting Zante and whilst in Greece wishes to visit me in Halkidiki. Could you tell me the best route to get from Zante to Thessalonki. Thank you

      3 Answers Jul 29, 2011 at 2:43 AM
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      Laganas in May

      by mariakaptein Online Now Jan 17, 2011 at 9:28 AM

      Hello, I will visit Zante and esp. Laganas in May and stay in
      a hotel app. 500 meters from the main street. My question is:
      will it allready be crowded with (drunken) English tourists..?
      I will rent a scooter and do walks/trekkings and visit villages
      monasteries etc.
      Thanks, maria

      4 Answers Mar 4, 2011 at 12:14 PM
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      Mavrikas Apartment/hotel

      by fabulousfairy Online Now Jan 1, 2010 at 8:34 AM

      Hi,
      We have just booked 2 wks in Zante in June this yr staying at the Mavrikas through Sky Travel has anyone stayed there? or read any reviews?

      Thanks in advance xx

      1 Answer Jan 1, 2010 at 9:01 AM
    • Wedding in Zakynthos

      by HelenaIreland Online Now Jun 15, 2009 at 5:34 AM

      Hi,

      I'm planning a wedding in Zakynthos next year and I have a few questions.
      Is early september a good time of the year to visit the island?
      I am not sure where on the island we will have our wedding, I have heard that Tsivili is very lively, but might not suit older people in our wedding party.

      We want an area which is genuinely greek, with a bit to do, but mainly unspoiled and relaxed. Any suggestions?

      Also, I am finding it hard to get information on transport between Zakynthos and Santorini, ideally we would love to cruise to Santorini after the wedding then spend a few days there. Is this possible?

      Thanks

      H

      2 Answers Jul 23, 2009 at 1:04 PM
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      hi

      by Lilem1986 Online Now Mar 26, 2009 at 2:45 AM

      Hi, what is the name of the village where that picture was taken?
      Im going back to Zante this year and would like to visit more of the villages.
      Thanks
      Emma

      2 Answers Mar 28, 2009 at 4:09 AM
    • Is Argassi a good choice for teenage boys?

      by raindropontheshore Online Now Jan 29, 2009 at 6:13 AM

      My friend and I are looking to stay at the Ketarina palace Studios in Argassi this August. It looks wonderful - my only hesitation is it is a good place for boys aged 17, 17, 15 and 12 to have a good holiday?
      Many thanks for all responses,
      Jai

      1 Answer Jan 29, 2009 at 6:24 AM
    • zakynthos recommendations!

      by diarra Online Now Aug 20, 2008 at 1:50 AM

      Thinking to visit the island for a week with my wife in September.
      Want to find a most scenic, possibly more local feel hotel (4 stars or higher) that`s quiet, beautiful, with excellent service, amazing views, food and essentially the experience of a lifetime - that feels as far as possible from crowds / too touristy places, yet has access by bicycle (we can ride distances!) to great breathtaking scenery and also the quietest beaches and the best taverns / restaurants....
      asking too much?!
      thanks in advance

      5 Answers Aug 26, 2008 at 7:37 AM
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      Hotels on the beach

      by sanda.muntean Online Now Jul 27, 2008 at 9:17 AM

      Hello,
      I need some informations about cheap hotels on the beach in Zakynthos, where I have the chance to find free room in August. I mean, price, location, possibilyties to eat, etc.
      Thank you everybody.

      1 Answer Jul 28, 2008 at 2:55 AM
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      Turtles in Zakynthos

      by deukalion Online Now Jul 20, 2008 at 12:30 AM

      Hi all,

      No matter i'm a Greek i've never been to Zakynthos yet; i'm going there this year though. I've heard about this wonderful turtle event and that only 3/1000 of them finally make it - i guess people have something to do with that.

      Anyways, there is a day or a period of days that baby turtles pop out of their eggs and start walking towards the sea. This has to be a great thing to watch so i'd like to ask if anyone got to see it and what was the date cos i'd like to go.

      I already know turtles leave their eggs between June and August, but i wanna know when the eggs get broken and newborns get out.

      Thanks!

      1 Answer Jul 20, 2008 at 1:02 AM
    • Island hopping

      by seka33 Online Now Jul 16, 2008 at 11:47 AM

      I am going to spend my summer holiday in Zante and would like to go to Kefalonia and Lefkada on the way back Does anyone know if there are ferries from Yante to Kefalonia and from Kefalonia to Lefkada and what are the prices approximately for two passengers and a car.
      Thanks!

      5 Answers Jul 17, 2008 at 10:43 AM
    • Hotel Contessa Argassi

      by gabrielh1 Online Now Jul 6, 2008 at 3:43 PM

      I hope to holiday in argassi in sept next, and has anybody any info about Hotel Contessa Argassi is it fairly quiet area near there I dont want lots of night clubs or noisey pubs near hand.
      Thanks in advance

      1 Answer Jul 6, 2008 at 4:56 PM
    • air conditioning

      by lynsscott Online Now Jul 6, 2008 at 11:04 AM

      Hi, Does anyone know how much air conditioning at derekas studios in laganas for two weeks is? Please

      1 Answer Jul 6, 2008 at 11:34 AM
    • zante

      by Lynnsscott Online Now Jul 2, 2008 at 11:46 AM

      Does anyone no what Derekas studios are like in zante,laganas?

      1 Answer Jul 2, 2008 at 6:32 PM
    • Weather

      by Lynnsscott Online Now Jul 2, 2008 at 11:10 AM

      Im going to zante the first two weeks of September and want nice sunbathing weather.. does anyone know what the weather is like that time of year??

      2 Answers Jul 7, 2008 at 5:09 AM
    • Spas in Zante

      by cleahy Online Now Jun 25, 2008 at 1:08 PM

      Hi there,
      I am headed to zakynthos in Sept and was wondering if anyone had reccomendations for a spa there? I am staying in a condo not a specific hotel...

      Thanks!

    • thessaloniki - patras distance

      by ivonabobic Online Now Jun 11, 2008 at 4:04 AM

      hello
      i'm traveling to zakynthos for my holiday, by car. i wanna now what is the best way to reach zakynthos from thessaloniki? how distanced is zakynthos from thessaloniki in km? since i know patra - kilini is 76 km, how distanced is thessaloniki - patra?
      thank you in advance
      ivona from serbia

      2 Answers Jun 11, 2008 at 10:50 AM
    • Money Exchange?

      by Esereth Online Now May 31, 2008 at 8:58 AM

      Does anyone know whether it is better to change from pounds to Euros on Zante or will the rates be better if we change the money before we leave the UK?

      1 Answer Jun 1, 2008 at 10:06 PM
    • Local Transport

      by Crantock Online Now May 25, 2008 at 12:09 PM

      Hi, we are spending 2 weeks in Tsilivi in early September, does anyone know how easy it is to get around Zante using local buses?? For example getting into Zante town and other popular spots??

      2 Answers May 26, 2008 at 10:24 AM
    • Suggestions Please :-)

      by o0Lisanne0o Online Now May 2, 2008 at 10:08 AM

      I am look to go to zakynthos for 1-2 weeks with my boyfriend. We are in our early 20's.

      Would you recommend this island or another island?

      If Zakynthos where is a good place to stay that has a good nightlife?

      4 Answers Jun 8, 2008 at 5:31 AM
    • how much??

      by laroche07 Online Now Jan 18, 2008 at 3:54 AM

      Hi again, as i said im goin to zakynthos for two weeks....does anyone know how much i should bring, its just me and my girlfriend!

      2 Answers Feb 4, 2008 at 3:34 PM
    • Hot or What!!!

      by laroche07 Online Now Jan 16, 2008 at 6:24 AM

      Hi, i'm heading to Kalamaki in August and wondering what the weather will be like in Zante in August

      1 Answer Jan 18, 2008 at 3:48 AM
    • Prices in Vasilikos

      by hillierm Online Now Sep 17, 2007 at 7:46 AM

      Does anybody know what the prices are like in Vasilikos?

      I have seen postings saying between 20 and 200 euros for a meal, this seems preposterous. All i would like to know is what the going rate is for a meal not the very highest and lowest you will pay.

      As a rough average does anyone know what a rough price for dinner for two would be with drinks/wine (not in a really pricey place - who would pay 200 euros for a meal - seriously?)

      Thank you

    • Prices?

      by vante Online Now Aug 6, 2007 at 11:17 AM

      I would like to get an idea about the prices on Zakynthos. How much is a beer for instance? How much is a dinner?

      2 Answers Aug 6, 2007 at 11:53 PM