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Inside Background
I felt that Samos was a very relaxed island. Very unspoiled by tourism - which...
Last edited: 10 June 2006
The history of Samos dates back to the B.C. era and its factual history is...
Last edited: 25 July 2006
Travelers heading to Samos may enjoy the following reading selections...
Last edited: 25 July 2006
  In 2003 Samos experienced an unusually hot Spring - temperatures were in the...
Last edited: 14 September 2008
Inside Transportation
Samos is an island destination which means that it is able to be reached by...
Last edited: 18 December 2012
Visitors who enjoy mingling with the locals on public transportation and...
Last edited: 22 August 2006
The main method of public transportation used to get around Samos is the bus...
Last edited: 25 July 2006
Visitors to Samos should be aware that driving in the area is considered...
Last edited: 18 June 2014
Inside Things to Do
While there are plenty of activities going on in Samos all the time, the main...
Last edited: 25 July 2006
There are four major museums in Samos which visitors should make it a point to...
Last edited: 17 September 2006
Nightlife Spot: Efzin café and bar Efzin almost at the eastern end of the...
Last edited: 13 June 2013
The main port of Vathi is a bustling town with many shops.  In the pedestrian...
Last edited: 29 July 2008
In the picturesque yacht harbour of Pythagorio, you will find the charming...
Last edited: 29 July 2008
This Museum opened in November 2009, at a cost of some 2 million Euros, and...
Last edited: 21 August 2010
The archaeological museum in Samos town is well worth a visit if you are at all...
Last edited: 09 July 2006
The Efpalinos Tunnel near Pythagorio is an amazing feat of ancient engineering...
Last edited: 12 August 2008
Inside Dining Scene
If you're in the South West of Samos (Votsalakia/Kambos), there is quite a...
Last edited: 25 September 2010
Greece is generally not for gourmet tourists, and Samos does indeed have...
Last edited: 21 July 2008
Inside Greece: For Foreign Visitors
Greece is another one of several European countries that uses the Euro as...
Last edited: 13 May 2015
General Emergency number in Greece is 112. This number can be called when faced...
Last edited: 13 May 2015
Good Morning - Kalimera (pron. cally-mare-ah) Good afternoon/evening...
Last edited: 05 June 2016
Phone cards can be purchased from small shops in every city, as well as street...
Last edited: 24 June 2016
Many Greek hotel stays include breakfast in the room rate. A 16% service fee is...
Last edited: 08 March 2016
There are several options for getting from the Athens airport to downtown but...
Last edited: 01 September 2016
Before actually posting on the forums there are a few things that really help...
Last edited: 02 October 2015
This “inside page” is not designed to be critical of Greece or the Greeks.  It...
Last edited: 03 March 2016
In most Greek hotels, you must insert your room key into a slot by the door to...
Last edited: 10 June 2015
No noticeable impact outside Athens from recent political events.  All flights...
Last edited: 27 August 2012
Many visitors hop between islands during their visit in Greece. Traveling by...
Last edited: 04 June 2016
Pharmacies in Greece have different opening hours to some other countries...
Last edited: 03 March 2016
Greece is a country with thousands of years of culture. Before you decide where...
Last edited: 15 July 2016
One of the commonest questions first-time visitors to Greece ask is “is it true...
Last edited: 03 December 2009