Prices most of the products in Greece is lower than in other Western European countries. The exceptions are electronics and automobiles. Duty-free shops have a sign: 'Hellenic Duty Free Shop'. Sale of winter things going on in January-February, summer – in August and September. When buying a fur coat to get two cash receipts. In the checks should be listed surname and name of the purchaser, the name of the product and its value in local currency. Best buy coat in the factory or in large stores. Currency Exchange: Banks are open on weekdays from Monday to Thursday from 8.00 to 14.00, from 8.00 to 13.30 on Fridays.
Currency can be exchanged in exchange offices, working after the siesta, as well as on weekends. Customs control: Duty-free can carry all your personal belongings, food and drinks up to 10kg, cigarettes – 300 pcs., Spirits – up to 1.5 liters or 2 liters of wine, playing cards up to 2 decks. Italy In Italy you can buy clothing from leading manufacturers of luxury directly from warehouses, which will retail much cheaper than buying in magazine.Magaziny: open from 8.00 am to 13.00 and from 15.30 to 20.00. On Mondays and Sundays all shops are closed. If you pay goods or services should require a tax receipt. Without this certificate the client shall not be entitled to leave the institution.
From 7 January to 1 March in Italy, a general sale. On the territory of Milan and Naples are warehouses that sell clothing directly from manufacturers. Therefore, these cities are most popular among tourists. Europe's largest wholesale center located in Naples, CIS. On its territory there are 350 stores of major Italian manufacturers. Exchange: Opening hours in summer from 09.00 – 13.00 and 16.00 – 19.00 in winter from 16.00 -18.00. From 13.00 to 16.00 siesta – almost no institution is not working.
During our stay janitors and cleaners trash we saw virtually no boxes – they are replaced by cardboard boxes overflowing, garbage is often stored for several days in black bags at the most inappropriate places. In the parks along the coast lies the old perennial foliage and rake cleaning requests. Appearance and design of green areas the most primitive – the flower beds with flowers in Mishor not, here and there lawns trimmed with just grass. The Crimea has always been something to see. The peninsula is surprisingly rich natural attractions, historical and architectural monuments. Buy the girl, running from the tour desk "Breeze", on the waterfront excursion by cable car to Mount Hay – Petri, 400 rubles per person.
During an excursion to any organization. Continuous delays and waiting in the heat (instead of 3 X-scheduled hours to get 6 hours of tedious). Even trips to Arab travel agents abroad were an order of magnitude better organized. On the next trip to Vorontsov Palace in Alupka go already "savages" – turns out cheaper, faster and more interesting. Go back to Tver in Krasnoperekopsk, Kherson and Dnipropetrovsk region stocks of gasoline and cheap fruit. Customs clearance mere formality. Happy holidays (unless You can be dissatisfied with the sea and sun), but remained a residue of unkempt and desolate.
The magnificence of this nature are used to wear. The impression that just having a rest in the Crimea, a source of enrichment. In average cost vacation in the Crimea on the road, accommodation, meals, excursions to 1,500 rubles per person per night, which is comparable to the cost of holidays in Egypt, but much inferior to him in the general level of service and service. Obtained in Egypt (in the former desert) for the same money you can wash with shampoo paving tiles, and in the Crimea can not even remove the debris. Yuri Chashin 09/01/2009