Brits and Irish Living_In_Greece Brits and Irish Living_In_Greece
Crete has one of the larger concentrations of British and Irish ex-pats in Greece. Lets us hear and compare what it is like in other parts of Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Italy, Spain - wherever.
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Symi Σύμη Damaged by Severe Storm :: State of Emergency
Just a heads up that bad weather and winds have caused significant damage and flooding by an early winter's storm.
The harbour area, centre of the island's activities is badly affected. 

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Tsipras Gives Two Finger Salute to Troika
... euphemistically speaking... with a tax relief for the Greek islanders, including expats living there -- albeit temporary.
Greek Island Tax Relief in our blog

Started 18. Dec 2016 at 10:54 by admin
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The british Embassy would to know
From the British Embassy in Athens: We would like to hear from British nationals about your experiences of living in Greece. We are updating our guides (, planning o...

Started 10. Feb 2016 at 14:14 by papa charlie
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#Ryanair Beefing Up Corfu Flights from UK
Ryanair to Link Birmingham and Corfu next Summer (2016)
From April 2016, Ryanair will introduce the new route after Monarch Airlines vacate it.
Full story in our blog including LGW-Corfu and...

Started 07. Nov 2015 at 12:37 by admin
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Latest on Bank Repossession of Homes :: #Greece/#Cyprus
For those of us who bought our homes off plan from developers in Crete or elsewhere in Greece, should be thankful we have not had to face the prospect of repossession of our homes, as has been the cas...

Started 05. May 2015 at 15:11 by admin
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Why #Mykonos for the celebs in 2014?
Greek Tourism is on the up in 2014 but why is #Mykonos with so much star-power in the rankings for the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and  Lindsay Lohan and not Crete? (Perhaps in the case of Ronaldo bec...

Started 23. Aug 2014 at 14:32 by admin
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#Corfu - British?
Corfu - British?
You bet. Cricket and medals too.

Click here for the reason it has been in the news recently.

Started 04. Jun 2014 at 01:30 by admin
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Living in #Greece | #earthquakes
[highlight]Living in Greece [ Earthquakes|/highlight]
I was thinking how lucky #Greece has been this year when it comes to serious #earthquakes and that it seemed to have been spared some big ones.
Lo and behold I see the Gre...

Started 25. May 2014 at 18:26 by admin
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Hi, I looking to make friends with English speaking people who live on crete, I am living in Heraklion (Iraklio) and I working here for at least a year.  I am British and came to crete to look after c...

Started 17. Jul 2010 at 16:53 by angelgirl
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Returning To Crete - S.O.S
Hello everyone. Would love to hear from anyone who may be able to shed light on my current dilemma. Thanks.
In 1997 I came to Heraklion aged 35. After a short spell without work I took a position...

Started 23. Jun 2011 at 13:52 by Tony R
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Wintering in Crete for 6 months
We are thinking of wintering in Crete this winter and would like some info about the life during the winter period. Is it like France where everything closes or is there still a functional ex-pat comm...

Started 14. Jun 2011 at 22:17 by TAFFY1
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Update: Athens, Corfu, Kythnos
Interesting Week in Greece - Acropolis for Free, Corfu Museum Closes for Repairs and Freak Tornado Hits Kythnos
Athens - Striking contract workers at the Acropolis changed tactics yesterday: f...

Started 17. Oct 2010 at 09:00 by admin
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Hello, and help please....
After spending last September visiting several Greek islands we are taking the plunge and driving our camper through Europe, then hope to spend the winter somewhere quiet in Greece.

Started 30. Aug 2010 at 22:51 by pablitoelguapo
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(Approx) How many Brits there are in Crete?
My brother and I are considering starting a new business that will be based in the UK, but with special interests for Brits in Crete; but I need to know if there are enough to make it viable.

Started 06. Jul 2010 at 15:50 by ourcityeu
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Dinner Concert - Paphos
Andrew Oliver - A Musical Life Dinner Concert
If you live in Cyprus how about a musical evening?
Humourist, pop pianist and vocalist Andrew Oliver in an entertaining evening including dinner...

Started 17. Mar 2010 at 16:58 by Gerald
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Brit in Greek Court Case: Unsettling Verdict
"How many courts in Greece have got to find you guilty before you put up, shut up and say we made a mistake?
Lynn Morgan, British mother of an 11 yr old sailing victim in Paleros

The story is ...

Started 28. Aug 2012 at 14:38 by admin
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Living in Greece vs Turkey vis--vis Buying Property
Turkey: Foreigners banned from buying real estate
Sometimes it is good to know the security of buying property in Crete or the rest of Greece (EU) versus Turkey (non-EU). At times if you get stre...

Started 24. Nov 2009 at 10:39 by Gerald
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Moving to Crete
Newbie to the boards and looking for advice.
My husband and I are planning the move to Crete for January 2012 and I've done research into areas but nothing is better than insider knowle...

Started 16. Jun 2011 at 18:17 by Hellen
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Zakynthos as Bad as Crete for Brit Drunkies?
Crackdown urged on drunken Brits' 'booze tourism'

You may remember the drunken football team nuns story earlier in the year - as a possible consequence the Brit and Greek Police met in Zak...

Started 08. Sep 2009 at 19:01 by Gerald
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National Sensitivities
I'm surprised Mod hasn't issued a warning to the joker re. racists jokes.
It's all fine and dandy to pull the joker up on Muslim sensitivities but to hell with the Irish. There's obviously an age...

Started 26. Nov 2014 at 00:28 by bernard
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