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      Laundry Service

      Marathokampos Aug 23, 2016 at 1:15 PM

      Is there a Laundry service in Marathokampos or Ormos?

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      Randi Forest

      Ikaria Island Aug 18, 2016 at 2:25 AM

      Does anybody know which is the best way to access the Randi Forest?

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    • marathon to athens and vice versa

      Greece 15 hours ago

      hi, we are planing to stay in golden hotels and bungalows in marathon in september for 5 days and hotel and we will take the taxi from airport to the hotel, but we need to know how to use the bus near the hotel to reach athens city and what is the name of the nearest bus station,

      thank you

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    • Sports bars?

      Kavos Aug 20, 2016 at 6:17 PM

      Hi, what are the best British sports bars to watch the football and boxing? Am in kavos first 2 weeks in September

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    • Mid march in athens and santorini

      Greece Aug 10, 2016 at 10:00 PM

      Is it a good idea to visit athen and santorini in mid or late march?do we feel the real sense of travelling to Greece?

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    • Trying to pre book boat hire

      Sivota Aug 4, 2016 at 12:28 PM

      Is there anyway I can pre book a boat for private hire?

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    • Camping Sites

      Samothraki Island Aug 2, 2016 at 7:30 AM

      Where can we camp unorganized in samothraki? We would just like to know some nice places to set up a tent.

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    • Way to delphi

      Delphi Aug 25, 2016 at 3:07 AM

      How can i get from athens aiport to delphi

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    • How to get from Thessaloniki air port to Ohrid

      Thessaloniki Aug 24, 2016 at 9:15 PM

      We intend to travel in Macedonia by car but no greek car rental agency allow to drive to macedonia. What are the options to arrive from Thessaloniki air port to Ohrid?

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      What hotel in Corfu Town

      Corfu Island Aug 21, 2016 at 1:16 AM

      I would appreciate your help in choosing a hotel in Corfu town. We plan on eating out so we are looking for something that does bed & breakfast, and as I have limited walking abilities close to restaurants would be ideal.
      One other question:- has anyone over the age of 75 been successful in renting a car from Corfu airport.

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      Kaiki Agios Kirikos - Fourni

      Fourni Aug 18, 2016 at 1:35 AM

      Does anyone know if the kaiki from Agios Kirikos to Fourni is still running in september and which days it is running from Ag. Kirikos -> Fourni & Fourni -> Ag. Kirikos ?

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    • Car rental using debit?

      Athens Aug 14, 2016 at 12:09 PM

      Hi guys,

      Me again... We have a free day in Athens, and was thinking about renting a car from the airport for about 12 hours... Problem is, we only have a visa debit card... Not credit card.

      Does anyone know of any rental agencies at the airport that accepts Debit?

      Thanks in advance.

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    • Zakynthos to go or not

      Greece Aug 11, 2016 at 4:37 AM

      I wonder if it worth to go to Zakynthos to visit Navagio - the beach ship wreck .

      Basically I fly to Athens and catch the Bus + ferry to Zakynthos then have to go the other way to Athens where I catch the ferry to Mykonos / Santorini .

      As it takes a long time to get to Zakynthos 6/7 hours each way, it is worth to go, or should I just go to the other islands whem i arrive to athens

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    • Bus to Finikia

      Santorini Island Aug 7, 2016 at 3:41 AM

      Hi all,

      I will be travelling to Santorini by ferry, which I will arrive at Athinios port. However, my hotel is located at Finikia.
      I have checked the bus timetable online, but I could not find a bus stop at Finikia.
      Could anyone please tell me which bus stop should I get down?
      Thank you.

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    • 10 day itinerary for solo traveller 35 year old in Crete

      Crete Island Aug 17, 2016 at 6:49 AM

      Hi guys

      I am hoping that someone may be able to help me come up with an itinerary please.

      I am a single traveller, age 35 and I have just booked my flights to Crete for a ten day trip! Very exciting.

      I am struggling to come up with a viable itinerary for my trip and would love any advice from experts on the island.

      What I am after:

      I like a variety when on holiday, I like to cover a lot of ground and see lots but also have some beach/chill days inbetween. So I want to include a town, villages, the best beaches and harbours/ports.

      I love photography, village life and would love to ge some typical Cretian snaps.

      I love history, beaches, port towns, hidden gems such as old villages.

      I will be on public transport.

      I dont like mega touristy places but wouldnt mind seeing this for a small amount of time.

      Restaurants cafes and bars are a must.

      Happy to stay in smaller cheaper places rather than big hotels.

      Would prefer to stay near a beach for most of the trip.

      Want to include some typical Cretian villages.

      This is my base itinerary below, I have a number of days left over and I am unsure whether it is worth me going to Loutro for a few days?

      Really I would like to get an idea of the most scenic places to visit which arent completely 'dead'

      Will I have enough time in Chania and Heraklion or have i given them too many days?

      I have read about Chrissi Island and would love to have this in the itinerary, but perhaps stay somewhere in the south then head over.

      I have read so much and I am so confused by the suggestions, there are so many places to chose from! Any help is gratefully recieved.

      Thanks in advance :)

      Leila

      24 SEP DAY 1 HERAKLION ARRIVE AT 20:55

      25 SEP DAY 2 HERAKLION

      26 SEP DAY 3 HERAKLION - Palace of Knossos, Heraklion Archaeological Museum OR Historical Museum of Crete

      27 SEP DAY 4 HERAKLION - Spinalonga day trip 40 euros

      28 SEP DAY 5

      29 SEP DAY 6

      30 SEP DAY 7 LOUTRO

      01 OCT DAY 8 LOUTRO

      02 OCT DAY 9 CHANIA - Chania Old Town and Old Venetian Harbour

      03 OCT DAY 10 CHANIA - Balos Beach and Lagoon Trip

      04 OCT DAY 11 CHANIA FLY AT 20:25

       

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      ITINERARY ADVICE PLEASE - SEPT/OCT

      Greece Aug 26, 2016 at 6:53 AM

      My daughter (13) and I will be visiting Greece 27 September - 6 October 2016. This trip is more of an education/cultural experience rather than island hopping and beaching (which is something we'll do with the whole family in the next couple of years) . Not that we'll shy away from a day or 2 beaching this time round... :)

      So here are a few questions.. would love to hear of any advise/suggestions/recommendations etc.. this is our first time and thought we'd do/see the following:

      Start off or end in Athens (3 nights)
      Do a 2 day guided tour to Olympia & Delphi (1 night) - any recommendations who could do this for us?
      Visit Poros & Hydra ( can do 1 night on each or 2 nights on one of the islands)
      Maybe Corfu for a couple of nights

      Is this advisable? I will not be hiring a car, so will be relying on ferry's / public transport etc.
      Is this a good combination? As my daughter loves Greek mythology, hence visiting the more ancient sites etc.

      Your input will be greatly appreciated!

      Thanks in advance!
      Natasja

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      Parking in Thessaloniki

      Thessaloniki Aug 2, 2016 at 10:09 AM

      Hello VTers,
      We will stay a few days in Thessaloniki this month and we wonder where we can park the car. I know there are some open air parking lots but I don't know where. Are there parking meters? If so, how do they work? Closed parkings seem to be quite expensive, but perhaps they are safer... I would appreciate any tip, or any link to a website with information on parking (English or Greek).
      By the way, I am also looking for a leisure guide, to find out if there is a concert or any kind of event during our stay in the city. Any suggestion?
      Thanks in advance
      Carmen

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    • Uber in Athens?

      Athens Aug 13, 2016 at 4:49 AM

      Hello,

      I know that you can use uber in Athens, but I was wondering if anyone has done so, and how was the experience? I know that they use taxis instead of personal vehicles, so I'm hoping uber works like it normally does in the US, where you only pay on your phone and don't have to deal with cash.

      Thanks in advance!

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      Samaria Gorge

      Crete Island Aug 15, 2016 at 3:03 PM

      In the second week of October, we want to go to the gorge by either car or bus. We can take a tourist bus day trip, via to and from the site? And take the ferry, from Agia Roumeli to Sfakia, to meet the bus ride back to Chania, all in one day? Yes If we choose to drive to Omalos, does it become more complicated: staying the night in Roumeli, taking the ferry to Sfakia late the next day, staying overnight there, and then a cab, back to the car, on the third day? We are a couple in our late 50s, no kids. Thanks!

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      How I can go to fira from Athens?

      Santorini Island Aug 15, 2016 at 1:42 AM

      Please guide me to choice best way?

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    • Meteora by car

      Meteora Aug 15, 2016 at 2:32 AM

      Hello everyone,

      We are planning to visit Meteora on 4th of July by car. We will be leaving Thessoloniki early in the morning and plan to be there around 9:00 or 10:00 AM. It's Sunday so all the monasteries are open, as far as I know. I've read many comments, so I know that 1 day is not enough to visit all the monasteries. But we have a packed schedule and we wanna see/do as much as we can in one day and stay overnight in Kalambaka or Kastraki. My question is : All the monasteries and caves are reachable by car ? Even if not, is there anybody to advise me a full day itinerary/route within Meteora to get most of it, car-foot combined. We are above average walkers and I am asking about driving just to buy us some time.
      Thanks in advance

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      Car rental recommendations?

      Athens Aug 20, 2016 at 9:34 PM

      My husband and I will be heading to Greece this November, and we are hoping to rent a car for a few days so we can do a Meteora-Delphi trip from Athens... does anyone have recommendations for rental companies they've had good experience with in Athens? Is it better to book something online now, or wait until we're there since it's the off-season? Any advice is appreciated! :)

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    • Sunset cruises

      Santorini Island Aug 24, 2016 at 10:53 AM

      Hi!

      I was looking on Viator for Caldera Cruises, and for the sunset cruises with dinner, it's 70€, but someone on there sad not to book online, just book when you get to Santorini as the prices online are almost triple what they normally are.

      My question is:

      Is this true?

      If I wanted to book when I get there, where do I go?

      Does anybody know approximate prices on the different sunset cruises?

      Also, will be looking to cruise on or around September 10, so as it is technically low season, am I safe to wait to book until I get there? Or is there a good chance that everything will be booked up?

      Thanks so much, you guys are amazing.

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    • Taxi transfer from airport

      by JackieJ13 Online Now Feb 15, 2015 at 1:22 AM

      Hi,

      can anyone tell me a name of a taxi firm I can pre-book to take a family of 4 from Rhodes airport to Lindos, or is it best just to pick one up on arrival?

      Thanks.

      2 Answers Feb 15, 2015 at 6:32 AM
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      Responsible shop owners.

      by catchfab Online Now Oct 26, 2014 at 12:06 AM

      I recently went to Lindos, Rhodes. I purchased a knife depicting the knights of Rhodes and the shop owner adamantly assured me that anything under 60cm didn't have to be declared when coming back into Australia. I stupidly believed him. I did not get a receipt, but the shop was near the Estia cafe not far from where the donkey rides start. I think it was called Traditonal Greek handicrafts.

      Not only was the knife taken off me when I returned to Australia, but had I not declared it then I would be facing ten years jail for bringing in a prohibited item, not to mention being almost a hundred dollars out of pocket.
      There was only one shop that sold knives as I checked just about every other one to compare prices.
      My question is should shop owners in tourist destinations be accountable for false information?? What are we going to do once we return? We can't take the item back. I really wish I could give this owner a piece of my mind.

      Thanks for taking the time to read this..Anne

      4 Answers Oct 26, 2014 at 4:00 AM
    • Blue bay resturant/taverna in Lindos

      by androulla Online Now Aug 18, 2014 at 12:17 AM

      My mums best friends use to own a restaurant in Lindos it was called the Blue Bay Restaurant.
      Can any one tell me if it is still open as we have lost all contact details with them.

      My mum would like to plan a visit but it they are not there any more she would be very disappointed.

      2 Answers Aug 19, 2014 at 4:44 AM
    • lindos motor cycle rent?

      by sarahdwaine Online Now Jul 19, 2014 at 9:46 AM

      can you rent motor cycles in lindos and is falaraki easy accessible?

      1 Answer Jul 26, 2014 at 1:57 AM
    • Tsambika villa Olympic holidays

      by Sallylamb Online Now Jun 2, 2014 at 9:15 AM

      We are staying here later this month, has anyone stayed there? Also does anyone know if room has safe?
      Thanks

    • Bus services on a Sunday

      by lcjmiller Online Now May 26, 2014 at 3:21 PM

      Staying in Kolymbia and spending a night in Lindos on the Saturday, so will be traveling home on the Sunday. What are the services like on a Sunday if there are any? Thanks

      2 Answers May 29, 2014 at 10:43 AM
    • is it still available to rent?

      by janetstephenson Online Now Apr 6, 2014 at 8:47 AM

      I stayed in a privately owned villa 28 years ago that looked across the roof tops to the acropolis, it was quite a steep walk back to it on an evening, it had immediately behind it a craggy rock shelf that had hollowed out tombs in the rock face. the villa was unusual in that each room had its own door on to the veranda and was built in an L shape, it had a tiny garden in front of the veranda. If I could find a virtual map of Lindos I might be able to find it but I cant, can you help please?

      3 Answers Apr 6, 2014 at 9:39 AM
    • lindos by bus, return by boat?

      by jprichie Online Now Aug 25, 2013 at 8:08 AM

      Is it possible, and easy to find a boat back to rhodes city if we travel there by bus in the
      morning? How much should we expect to pay for the boat trip?

      1 Answer Aug 25, 2013 at 12:19 PM
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      price of lindos

      by EamonM Online Now Aug 20, 2013 at 7:03 AM

      can anyone tell me the cost of beer and food in lindos?im going out there next week and im wondering how much i should bring ?

      3 Answers Aug 25, 2013 at 3:39 AM
    • Restaurant TAMBAKIO Lindos

      by GENDROT Online Now Jul 17, 2013 at 2:05 AM

      I want to know the telephon number of TAMBAKIO ???
      please reply to mgendrot@free.fr
      thanks

      5 Answers Jul 17, 2013 at 1:32 PM
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      Could you recommend a local photographer

      by Sunshinelyn Online Now Jul 20, 2012 at 3:50 AM

      Hi,we was married in Lindos 10 years ago and we loved it so much we've planned to return to renew our wedding vows at St Pauls chapel. We did use a local photographer last time who had a shop in the centre of Lindos but we can't seem to find his address. Would anyone have any contact details please? We are bringing our grandchildren - it's so exciting! Thank you.
      Lynn

      2 Answers Jul 20, 2012 at 5:57 AM
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      Holiday weather and activities

      by beamer4fun Online Now Jul 18, 2012 at 7:34 AM

      Greetings fellow Vters, considering a trip to Lindos in December for the holidays. What kind of weather can I expect in the Lindos area, and are there any special events during Christmas or new year week? Doing a little pre-planning and any help is greatly appreciated.

      Beamer

      3 Answers Jul 21, 2012 at 2:31 PM
    • Lindos Hotel

      by anwenmorris Online Now Feb 16, 2012 at 5:21 AM

      Hey All!

      A group of four of us in our mid 30s are hoping to go to Lindos in May. We are looking for a hotel (preferably all inclusive) close to the center. Any suggestions welcome!

      We saw a good deal for Atrium Palace Thalasso Spa Resort & Villas but apparently its quite far out...

      Thanks!
      Anwen

      3 Answers Feb 18, 2012 at 7:06 PM
    • Walking distance from Lindos town center to south side beach St. Paul's Bay....

      by CGODEZ Online Now Aug 3, 2011 at 2:38 PM

      Hi! Can anyone tell me the approximate walking distance/time (considering I'm an avid walker)it takes to get from say the town center in Lindos where the shuttle/taxi drops you off all the over to the far south side beach at St. Paul's Bay where the little church is located?
      Thanks for any help here!
      CGODEZ

      2 Answers Aug 4, 2011 at 4:31 AM
    • NEED A VILLA FOR 2 X WEEKS IN SEPTEMBER IN LINDOS

      by ameliamciver Online Now Jun 29, 2011 at 4:42 AM

      Does anyone have any contacts for a Villa for 2 x weeks in September - must have a pool!!!

      3 Answers Aug 4, 2011 at 1:18 AM
    • going to lindos in the end of june or August

      by antoniocrespo Online Now Jul 19, 2009 at 6:37 AM

      hello ,is any one knows if is easy to find a place to sleep in this time of the year(end of june or August) in lindos?is any one have seen if there is any street artist there to make a caricature?,i may go with my family and we all want one ..thanks

      1 Answer Jul 20, 2009 at 3:05 AM
    • Urgent (departing today!):Studios in Lindos - do they provide towels and bedding? (Afroditi Studios)

      by nosdrahcir Online Now Jul 1, 2008 at 5:31 AM

      This might seem like a stupid question, but do low-ish cost studios in Lindos provide towels and bedding, or are you expected to bring them with you?

      If anyone can give any guidance that'd be great - Travel agent thinks so, but hasn't got back to me to give a definite answer...though VTers would be able to come to my rescue!

      1 Answer Jul 1, 2008 at 5:41 AM
    • Greek dancing in Lindos

      by x-Amy-x Online Now Jun 16, 2008 at 11:42 AM

      Hi,
      I was wondering whether anybody knows of anywhere to look out for the traditional Greek dancing in Lindos. I've enjoyed several Greek dancing evenings during previous holidays on other Greek islands, but when we were in Thassos last year we didn't see any mention of it. Having never visited Lindos before I thought it might be good to know if there was anywhere to look out for before we go on holiday.
      Thank you,
      Amy x

    • taxi prices

      by abs909 Online Now May 23, 2008 at 4:42 PM

      does anyone know how much a taxi costs from Lindos to the airport

      3 Answers Jun 6, 2012 at 8:55 AM
    • contact kalypso

      by elawrence041 Online Now Apr 6, 2008 at 8:10 AM

      Does anyone know how to contact the kalypso restaraunt, as i wish to book for my wedding reception but the number 00302244032135 does not seem to work.

      regards jason

      2 Answers Apr 7, 2008 at 2:46 PM
    • Lindos holiday

      by x-Amy-x Online Now Mar 4, 2008 at 3:47 AM

      Thank you to everyone who replied to my questions in the Rhodes island forum - I only just realised there was a seperate section dedicated to Lindos!
      Has anybody stayed in the Luxury studios/appartments (Kosmar) in Lindos? I was wondering what they're like. Also, what temperature is it likely to be in June - hopefully nice and hot?! Any where to particularly look out for? taverna's? nightlife? shopping? Any advice on how to make the most of the holiday really - I'm so excited!
      Amy x

    • ViLLa-PaNoRaMa.gr

      by edie25 Online Now Nov 5, 2006 at 3:28 AM

      http://www.villa-panorama.gr any reviews about this villa in pefkos?

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      Efrosin/Anestis studios

      by babs2006 Online Now Aug 23, 2006 at 11:20 AM

      Has anyone recently stayed at the Efrosini/Anestis studios/appartments? I have booked through Libra Holidays. I have been to Lindos many times but this will be the first trip with my boyfriend (who has never visited Greece before) and also the first time in this accomodation and with this tour operator. Just want to know they are ok and where exactly they are located, got a feeling they might be somewhere near the church......Thanks

      1 Answer Jul 30, 2007 at 11:07 AM
    • Apartments

      by lulu06 Online Now Jul 31, 2006 at 1:03 AM

      Hi
      Has anyone stayed at the Marianthi apartments in Lindos? I'm going there in september and would like to know how people rate the apartments and also what bars and shops are nearby?

    • transfer time and apartment

      by lulu06 Online Now Jul 27, 2006 at 1:41 AM

      Hi everyone
      I'm travelling to lindos for the first time in september with my boyf
      and i wonderd if anyone could tell me the transfer time from rhodes to lindos. Some people have told me its 2hours and others have said it is only 45mins. Also i am staying at Marianthi studios and wonderd if anyone has stayed there and what it is like
      Thanks :)

      4 Answers Sep 4, 2008 at 1:22 PM
    • Single holiday in Aug/ Sept 2006

      by dgrainger Online Now Jul 1, 2006 at 3:47 PM

      Hello visited Lindos for the second time in June and enjoyed myself that much I want to go back later this year. Can anyone suggest the best way to get a cheap holiday in either Aug/ Spet for a single bloke- website travel comps etc. Also what is he weather like in Aug/ Sept? Thankyou in anticipation of your help.

    • has anyone stayed at SKAMANGAS STUDIOS in Lindos

      by chris14 Online Now Jun 12, 2006 at 11:59 AM

      trying to find out about Skamangas studios in Lindos any takers;

      1 Answer Jul 29, 2006 at 2:05 AM
    • hairdresser

      by joolywooly Online Now Jun 2, 2006 at 12:55 PM

      Hi, im getting married in Lindos next year. Can anyone recommend a reasonably priced hairdresser for me and my bridesmaids?

      3 Answers Nov 10, 2006 at 4:44 AM
    • ACCOMODATION

      by chris14 Online Now Jun 1, 2006 at 5:55 AM

      Has anyone heard of the following accomodation and what do people think

      Efrosini, Chrysa, Marretta, Nikolakis.

      Thanks

      2 Answers Jul 5, 2010 at 8:16 AM
    • second-hand books

      by davidburrows Online Now Aug 3, 2005 at 3:50 PM

      is there a second-hand/excange bookshop in lindos, and is there an ok selection at reasonable prices? any help would be much appreciated as i get thru a book a day lyimg on a greek beach, and i dont want 2 pay xcess baggage!
      thanx

      2 Answers May 7, 2006 at 7:18 AM