Athens Local Customs

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    Greek Dogs

    by OrlandoBR Written Sep 19, 2003

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    If you happen to be a dog and you were taken to Athens by your human, you won't have trouble making friends: just go to your nearest Ancient Ruins or downtown streets and squares.

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    by b1bob Written Feb 22, 2003

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    Gyros consist of thinly shaved lamb in a pita pocket served together with lettuce, tomato, feta cheese, sometimes onion, and the tzatziki (white sauce made from yogurt and cucumbers) is optional.


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    Try and learn the language

    by vichatherly Written Nov 16, 2002

    As the saying goes "It's all Greek to me".

    I couldn't make head nor tail of the teamsheet and I know who's playing.

    Team Sheet

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    Summer Festivals Athens & Epidaurus

    by SirRichard Updated Sep 5, 2002

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    From May to September, there is a wide cultural offer in Athens due to these Festivals. You can find more info and the programme at 39 Panepistimou St (in the arcade)

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    Learning just a few phrases...

    by jenn_d Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Learning just a few phrases will help you out immensely. Shopkeepers, waiters etc. certainly appreciated my attempts at politeness. Especially when I apologized in Greek for breaking a glass!

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    HADRIAN'S ARCH At the base of...

    by Michael_D Written Aug 24, 2002

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    HADRIAN'S ARCH At the base of the Mount was the 'City of Hadrian' and this arch defined where the City of Theseus ended and 'all that was Emperor Hadrian's ' began..

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