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Spetses You can bring a craft in the form of the ship from Spetses. Locals are very proud of the victory in the battle of 1822, so all the types of naval souvenirs are popular here. You can also pay your attention to a truly Greek souvenir, matopetra. Locals believe that this souvenir protects from the evil eye. Even if you are not a superstitious person, matopetra deserves your attention because it is just a nice accessory.
If you want to know more about Greece, don’t miss a chance to try traditional Greek cuisine. You can visit local taverns and taste unique dishes which can be found only in Greece. … Open
Many tourists prefer to buy komboloi, the local variant of beads. It is not a cult object, komboloi show the social status of people and are used for concentration. They can be made of wood or precious stones. A lot of tourists bring paintings from Spetses. Artists from all over the world come here to get inspiration and capture picturesque views. Beginners and masters sell their works, so you can buy a masterpiece at a low price.
There are many churches on Spetses and almost all of the locals are orthodox Christians. A great number of religious items is sold here. You can buy different icons here: from simple patterns to carved images with a framework made of precious metals. You should know that these icons don’t have any cultural value. Local laces and embroidered napkins, towels and tablecloths are popular among tourists. Greek furiers and jewellers produce high quality products. Many jewellery is made in a unique Byzantine technique which is used only in Greece. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Spetses is filled with a festive atmosphere which will relax even straight-up workaholics. The thing is that Greeks have very peculiar temper and habits. It is not customed here to work hard … Open
Olive oil is a traditional Greek souvenir which can be useful for everyone. You will hardly find a Greek house without a couple of olive oil bottles. There are souvenir packages in the shape of amphorae or famous Greek characters. The best one is cold pressed oil with low acidity level. However, if you are not looking for a beautiful package, you can buy a 1-litre plastic bottle or 3 or 5-litre jerrycans. If you have decided to buy olive oil in a tin package, it is better to pour it into a plastic bottle, otherwise, the taste of the product will be spoiled.
Spetses-02 Olives are not only used in oil production. Local markets are full of fresh inexpensive olives. They are of the same quality but have different taste. Just try them all during your holidays and choose what you like most. Moreover, fresh olives have a long shelf life and you can easily carry them home. Tinned olives with different toppings can be found in local supermarkets. Local coffee can be also found here. Greeks love coffee, so you will definitely buy high quality coffee here and you can also buy a coffee machine or a cezve. Be sure to find local retsina in the fridges of the supermarkets and explore shelves with local wine. Anise vodka ouzo, grape vodka grappa and cognac metaxa are also popular hard drinks on Spetses. If you want to bring sweets, pay your attention to nougat, lokum or baklava.
Spetses have been attracting aristocrats from all over the world for many centuries. It is a perfect small and quiet land for holidays. You can visit Palio Limani and admire the 19th-century … Open
Natural cosmetics have become popular in Greece in recent years. These cosmetic products are usually based on olive oil. Soap is the most popular product here. Natural soap can be found with different smells: from mint to cinnamon or coffee. Handmade soap in the souvenir package is a good gift for your friend. Conditioners, creams, shampoos and scrubs are sold here too. But you should better buy them in pharmacies or specialized shops, local markets can offer low-quality products with strange composition.
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Designer outlets in Spetses Island and nearby
♥   Outlet 'McARTHURGLEN factory outlet ATHENS' Building Block E71, Yalou, 19004, Greece, 104.3 km from Spetses Island. On the map

Shopping in Greece

Greece is popular among tourists not only for its unlimited opportunities for cultural tourism and beach holidays. It can become a paradise for a shopaholic. Twice a year, there are sales in the country. Winter sales start in January, and the summer discounts are set in the middle of July. By the end of the season lasting about a month and a half, discounts in stores and shopping centers can reach a record 70 percent. Real Greek goods - olive oil, fruits, spices, honey, and cheese - are bought at markets. The temperament of the Greeks suggests bargaining. You can reduce the price to 50% of the declared price. Greece is also widely known for its fur coats. The fur capital of the country is the town of Kastoria. … Open
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Shopping advices for the whole region around Spetses Island

Shopping advices for Spetses Island. The best spots for buying designer clothes and local delicacies from Greece - shops, galleries, boutiques and outlets. We provide you with the shopping streets map, so you can plan your efficient shopping routes, while hunting for authentic souvenirs, goods, drinks, shoes and clothes in Spetses Island.
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