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Most people who visit Greece know a lot about ancient Greece but very little about modern Greece. So natuarally, when they visit Greece for the first time they don't really know what to expect.

So, what's the modern Greek culture like? Do Greeks still worship Zeus and the gods of Olympus? Do they only eat souvlaki and moussaka?What do modern Greeks look like? What do they dress like? What are some modern Greek traditions?

These are only some of the questions that probably cross some people's minds when they're planning a trip to Greece.

In this section of we'll explore and try to answer to some of these questions.

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The Irish, the Jew and the Greek

An Irish, a Jew, and a Greek are standing at the Pearly Gates.  St. Peter walks up and says: "Guys it's been a real bad day, I'm beat and just want to take a break.  Tell you what.  If you each agree to give up your favorite vise, I'll...

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Kostis Palamas

(13 January 1859 27 February 1943) Palamas was one of the most important Greek poets who wrote the words to the Olympic Hymn. Born in Patras, he received his primary and secondary education in Missolonghi. In 1880s, he worked as a journalist. He...

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