"Ancient Plumbing" Top 5 Page for this destination Symi Warnings Or Dangers Tip by suvanki

Symi Warnings and Dangers: 8 reviews and 7 photos

Although the Greeks possibly invented the toilet system, it may appear that things haven't progressed. The piping here is narrow bore, So......The only things that should enter the pan, are "natural waste" A bin is provided at the side of toilets for paper, etc!!
As water is so precious on Symi, its probably not necessary to flush every time!!..just for number 2's!!! (solid waste!!) If your bathroom shower has a bowl, use this to collect your shower water in and use this to flush the toilet.
Some of the bars and restaurants shut off the water supply to the toilets, the staff will go and flush the toilet periodically.

If you do put paper down the toilet, it may well block, and the contents will overflow into your bathroom/room!!! NOT NICE!

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  • Written Jul 15, 2004
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