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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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Education in Greece

Greek law requires children to go to school from age of 6 to 15. There are three stages of school before university. All children aged 6 to 12 must attend primary school or scholeion. This is followed by three years at gymnasium, and another three ye...

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The Greeks of Today, 1878

The first blow for Greek independence was struck in April 1821. The fires of revolution had been kindled for many years, but the inflammatory materials were collected and dispersed with such secrecy and vigilance---the chief instruments being the ort...

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