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Which means at all times watching your valuables, walking on lighted streets, simply what you do where you reside. When in the countryside, Greece is a paradise of safety. You would in all probability be in additional hazard from a fellow countryman than any Greek, particularly within the villages. Places like Santorini and Mykonos, the place the jet-set hang around and nightlife rocks, you need to watch out identical to in the huge cities. Be careful of your drinks, be careful who you turn into chummy with.I agree with others you simply must be switched on in Athens especially when walking alongside the Monastiraki Flea Market. I at all times feel secure when in Greece alone when I’ve visited on trip and for the several years I was lucky sufficient to reside there. Obviously as many have talked about pay attention to your surroundings and be respectful. Also as somebody talked about you are more likely to have a problem with a vacationer from elsewhere than you are from the locals. You are by no means really alone in Greece the locals make you are feeling like family almost instantly and a pleasant smile can take you wherever.Just concentrate and you'll have a lifetime of reminiscences. I have at all times felt protected in Greece and I actually have travelled and stay in Greece since 20 years. Some components of Athens, as in any huge metropolis, one must be extra cautious in, but all in all one of the safest countries to journey in. Travel Information When in Athens, you have to be vigilant identical to in another city on the earth.Another time I stayed within the stunning rooms within the village of Kastania (on the slopes of Mt. Kylline in Pellopensos). I obtained utterly misplaced, called the host who didn't communicate English, managed to clarify to him where I was, he got into his automotive, discovered me and guided to the place. I was provided with a superb evening meal, cooked personally by his mom whom I met in the small garden next morning. Other huge cities I’ve visited in Greece appeared fairly safe for me, or no less than a bit more than Athens.Normal sensible safety measures you need to take even whenever you walk from your own home to buy milk on the corner. I even have been touring in Greece for 50 years as of this April. As far as safety goes…I will tell certainly one of my fave stories of my travels in Greece, from a day in 1969, in Olympia. I never felt lonely as a result of people would have interaction with me wherever I went. I met individuals from many walks of life and simply began a dialog.The place downstairs from the lodge the place I was staying in Athens made a great breakfast and I had conversations with the girl chef and I am nonetheless in contact together with her. No have to be lonely when Greeks are so pleasant and beneficiant with hospitality. I even have to confess, I panicked a little, however there was a notice in Greek on the door with a telephone quantity which I referred to as. The caretaker arrived after some 5 minutes, showed me to my room, then gave me a wonderful meal in a small restaurant on site and in the morning I was supplied with good breakfast.