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A worthwhile stop near ancient Oympia

During our last cruise to the Greek islands, we happened to stop at a small port close to ancient... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eliaelio93
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Berlin, Germany
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Greek, unique, handpicked souvenirs (and more)

Well, this is NOT your average Greek souvenir shop. Every item in there was unique, interesting and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Happiness_gr
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Greece
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Kukuvaya is not the average souvenir shop. You will find a wide range of contemporary Greek gifts, everyday objects, accessories and souvenirs, made by modern Greek designers and talented producers! Kukuvaya means Owl in Greek - the Owl of Athena a...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our last cruise to the Greek islands, we happened to stop at a small port close to ancient Olympia, the birthplace of Olympics, called Katakolo. We were amazed by the beauty of the landscape - a small village on the side of a mountain...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eliaelio93
theodorea865, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much much for your kind words! We are glad you enjoyed your visit in our shop, BR Theodore

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, this is NOT your average Greek souvenir shop. Every item in there was unique, interesting and tasteful. Most of them are made by Greek artists/designers/craftsmen and are handpicked by the (very friendly and helpful) owner. I must have spend more than half an hour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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theodorea865, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review! It was a pleasure to have you in store! Have a great day and we hope to see you back soon! Sincerely, Theodore

Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Katakolo, being a town that lives exclusively off of tourism, is filled with tourist and souvenir shops. Kukuvaya is one of them but stands apart from the others. Every item on sale there is special and great memorabilia to remember a visit in the country...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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theodorea865, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review miczo, we appreciate it a lot! We hope to see you back soon! BR, Theodore

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

I visited this place because of its good critics.Fortunately,they were true!Kind,warm greek people with amazing local-and not only-products.A must-visit tourist shop

Date of experience: September 2018
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theodorea865, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Dear spiliosv598, thank you for your kind review! BR Theodore

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere, chilled, not pushy at all. Beautiful and good quality stuff not cheap made touristy.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Theodore A, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you so much for your review Spyros S! BR Theodore

Reviewed 21 July 2018

If you're looking for something authentic, guaranteed to be made in Greece and really really of a great design then don't miss out on visiting this store!!! Kucuvaya is the place where local designers are embracing Greek raw materials and ancient crafts to create a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Theodore A, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words Georgia Z.! Looking forward to seeing you again, Theodore

Reviewed 23 June 2018

This small town is full of touristy shops, but stop here for an exception. This is THE place to go. Everything in the shop is modern, sleek, and made by artist within Greece. The customer service was outstanding, and they even packaged our goods for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Theodore A, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Dear Sara Anne, Thank you very much for such great review. So glad you enjoyd the visit in our little shop!! Kind regards and we hope we see you again in Katakolon in your next visit :) Theodore

Reviewed 3 April 2018

The guys there have really good taste in souvenirs and local products. They are really helpful and friendly. Hope to see you soon!!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Theodore A, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you so much! Hope to see you soon, too. Kind Regards, Theodore

Reviewed 23 March 2018

If you ever get to visit the little village of Katakolon, please don't miss out on visiting this amazing little store. It is hidden in one of the side streets of the village and it is a real treasure. We all know that the ancient...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Theodore A, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you very much for your very kind words Saskia! Your feedback is extremely valuable to us. Kind Regards, Theodore

Reviewed 22 January 2018

I visited kukuvaya this summer at a short visit in Katakolo. The aesthetics of the souvenirs is truly original compared to the rest of the souvenir shops and the owner gentle and friendly! Highly reommended!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Theodore A, Owner at Kukuvaya, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! BR Theodore

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Response from theodorea865 | Property representative |
Hello! I haven't seen the kitten for a while. Probably the local animal shelter took care of it :)
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