Quick Fix - Greek essential phrases

Basic phrases. Church, Milos, Cyclades, Greece  © Annabel Else

Basics

10 essential basic phrases in Greek

Accommodation

Accommodation

9 essential accommodation phrases in Greek

Greek taverna sign Afissos Greece © BBC

Food and drink

13 essential food and drink phrases in Greek

Shopping

Shopping

11 essential shopping phrases in Greek

Narrow gauge train and railway Pelion Greece© BBC. Exactly a century ago the little train of Pelion started. The 'Volos - Milies' line was designed by Evaristo de Kiriko (father of the famous artist). Today many years after the closure of the line, the train has started functioning again. The journey is fascinating passing through green valleys, gorges, small tunnels and crossing arched bridges. It operates on the weekends travelling from Milies to Lehonia.

Getting around

12 essential getting around phrases in Greek

Kalifteri beach Pelion Greece, © BBC

Beach

13 essential beach phrases in Greek

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Essential phrases in 40 languages

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All essential phrases in Greek on your mobile

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