GreekShops.com offers a wide-variety of products that you can enjoy yourself or give as a unique gift! If you would like a gift with a special touch of Greece or for a Greek occasion, we've got plenty of options for you. For your convenience we present a list of special events and Greek holidays throughout the year, as well as examples of typical gifts for that occasion.
Namedays: ( see also: list of namedays, about namedays): Namedays are a special and important part of Greek life. It is a tradition dating back to the beginning of Greek culture where, even today, children are given the same names that were used as far back as 3000 years ago. Typical gifts are Byzantine Icons of the saint celebrated, and flowers.
Birthdays: A special occasion for any culture. For Greek birthdays however, we suggest: flowers, music, books, or any of the great products featured in our gift section.
Mother's Day: The earliest Mother's Day celebrations can be traced back to the spring celebrations of ancient Greece in honor of Rhea, the Mother of the Gods. It is celebrated each year on the 4th Sunday of Lent, and flowers make a perfect gift. For more options our gift section offers a variety of items that would make any mother proud!
Weddings or Anniversaries: GreekShops.com can deliver your floral arrangement to any location worldwide! We recommend some special items for both weddings and anniversaries. Our special section has been dedicated to these occasions and features typical Greek gifts for weddings or anniversaries.