Everything sounds exotic when you think about Greece. Imagine yourself on a beautiful island with your friends and loved ones, enjoying cocktails and delicious Greek food.
And, well, the same goes for Greek sex… it’s kind of just an exotic term for something you already know…
What is Greek Sex?
Greek sex, as it is known, is a more exotic form of sex. Anal sex. It is said that the Ancient Greeks were completely on-board when it came to sexual relationships between males, even whilst universally, it wasn’t as welcome.
The word ‘Greek sex’ was born, with the Romans using the term as a way to induce comedy during plays. They would show anal sex in the scenes. This led to people believing that this type of sexual activity was only found in Greek culture.
Many words in English today can be traced back to Ancient Greece. However, no ancient Greek word could have been used to indicate this. ‘homosexual’ Oder ‘heterosexual’ Greek For them, sexual relations were… sexual relations.
Being with someone who is different or the same gender was normal and healthy, leading to the birth of the term ‘Greek sex’. Isn’t that simply fascinating (and quite impressive/forward thinking!)?
Why is Greek sex so appealing?
Now that we’ve established that Greek sex is simply anal sex, it’s no secret that this kind of sexual activity is quite popular—and not only among homosexual men!
All walks of life can enjoy anal stimulation in different ways, with or without partners. What’s so appealing about it?
Apart from the fact that anal sex can be completely erotic for men who have their sexual desires met, Prostate stimulation via anal sex or stimulation), there are several other reasons why it’s so popular.
- The taboo factor when something is “forbidden” or TabooThis makes it attractive and exciting.
- Novelty: Dopamine, a feel-good hormone that makes you happy, can be released by trying something new
- Unexpected accident A receiver of information is alerted if a finger or tongue moves. Anal stimulation You may find it makes you feel good, and that you want to keep going.
- Orgasms: Anal sex can intensify anorgasm as the sphincter muscles contract during peak climax.
- It feels good. Perhaps the best reason to have anal sex is because it feels good!
To get a bit more technical (and quite frankly, to stop beating around the bush), it’s no lie that men are often aroused by the idea of having Greek sex with a woman.
Interestingly, heterosexual anal sex rates have soared in the last 60 plus years from around 15% of people having anal sex in the 1950’s to around one third of men having anal sex with women today.
While some might be embarrassed or too conservative to admit that they had this kind of intimacy in the past, these numbers are still telling.
Why do some heterosexual men lust after Greek Sex?
There are many reasons heterosexual men might be attracted to the idea of having anal sex with a woman.
Some people find the idea of finding a Greek woman to engage in Greek sex enough to excite them. Arousal. The idea that this kind of woman is sexually explorative, that she’s interested in having this kind of sex with zero intent to get pregnant, is inherently arousing.
The sexual act is pure physical and she will enjoy her body without any desire to reproduce.
It has also been proven that Greek sex is more popular with women than it is with men. Find out more about orgasms! This is not only true for anal sex, but all sexual activities. These women are more sexually adventurous and willing to try new things to discover their sexual joy.
At the end of the day, we’re not saying that all women should be having Greek sex… but we are definitely big advocates of Women who are open to their sexuality Enjoy your pleasure. So go ahead, have all the safe, consented, and amazing sex… in whichever style that may be!
Helena is a sex-positive freelance copywriter in her early 30’s from Cape Town, South Africa. She’s travelled and lived in various countries in Asia and Europe for almost a decade, and continues to live her dream — traveling the world independently as a copywriter. She has extensive experience in the fields of sexual health, escort and sex marketing, having written for various magazines and companies within the industry.