Greek dating traditions
In the early wooing stages, try to combine sexy with smart but don’t go too over the top.When you get to the ‘going out’ phase, you may dress as provocatively as he likes, but if you go out alone or with girlfriends, you should don a nun’s outfit. LOVE THE FAMILY (and his car): They say that behind every great man, there is a great woman. And his father, brother, uncle, sister, cousin, nephew, god-son, best friend, and anyone else who has known him for longer than you.Don’t be surprised at being asked personal questions, even on short acquaintance, or having your personal space invaded.On the other hand, you’re also likely to be invited to people’s houses, often to meet a large extended family. " Believe it or not, I'm not calling my sister a wanker, but rather, in some twisted affectionate way, "sister".
Generations upon generations of Yiayias have been predicting the future of family members by looking at the coffee stains of their Eliniko café (Greek coffee).
Greek Superstitions 101 What if you could tell your future from a coffee cup?
Here are some of the superstitions, traditions and passions that you might find yourself coming across when dating a Greek.
This hand movement is used when it comes to situations where you are explaining yourself to someone, placing emphasis on a point you want to get across and or even when you want to end the conversation. When a particular player or team is doing well, especially when it comes to football, they are our best friends and our gods.
Then you sort of move it away from and back towards your chest.
The action normally follows the words of some form of disbelief.