Patmos Local Customs

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    Cover thy knees and shoulders!

    by HotRodEtte Written May 6, 2005

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    When entering the grotto or the monastery, just like most churches or religious buildings in Greece, make sure your knees and shoulders are covered! I had shorts on and had to wrap a towel around my waist in order to keep my knees from showing. The local people will definitely frown upon that if they see you exposing those areas in a religious place!

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    White walls, stone ornaments

    by SirRichard Written Oct 5, 2002

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    In these dodecanese islands, there are no more white & blue villages (as in the Cyclades), they are more white & brown, as they are built mainly in stone, though the walls keep the white color.

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