U.S. to remove travel restrictions for vaccinated foreign air travellers in November

In November, the United States will reopen to air travellers from 33 countries, including China, India, Brazil, and most of Europe,only to those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The White House said on Monday, easing harsh pandemic-related restrictions that commenced early last year. White House coronavirus response coordinator Jeff Zients’s announcement marked an unexpected…

Taliban want to address the world at UN General Assembly

After denying Afghan women a voice in the affairs of their country, the Taliban have called on world leaders to give them a voice, to address the UN General Assembly this week. The Taliban announced the appointment of  their Doha-based spokesman Suhail Shaheen as the new Afghan ambassador to the United Nations, according to a letter…

French Luxury Brand Louis Vuitton Dreams of the Greek Island of Milos

Luxury brand Louis Vuitton has showcased the magical Greek island of Milos in its latest campaign called “Spirit of Travel”. For this year’s brand campaign, photographer Viviane Sassen “continues to translate the Maison’s core values into a far-reaching journey where imagination takes flight between past, present and future.” “Captured in the Greek island of Milos…

Xylokastro, an ideal destination all-year-round

Xylokastro, an ideal destination all-year-round One of the reasons I love my homeland, Greece, is because of its endless choices of getaways; from seaside towns to mountainous escapes, this country has so much to offer. And what’s better than getting into your car from Athens and in an hour you arrive in a dreamy place?…

TRAVEL BAN: Europeans on Astrazeneca will be able to travel to the United States in November

Europeans vaccinated against Covid-19 with the AstraZeneca drug will  be able to travel to the United States in November even though the vaccine is not yet recognized by the US Drug Enforcement Administration, EU Commissioner Thierry Breton told AFP last night in Washington. Breton’s claims come following an announcement by the White House yesterday the lifting…

The island of Salamis or Salamina in Greece

Salamis is the largest Greek island in the Saronic Gulf. Sometimes the island is also called Salamina, after the capital. The 95 km large island is situated only a small distance (about 2 kilometres) from the coast of the mainland and the port of Piraeus, where most ferries depart for various destinations and islands in…

Rhodes, Island of Wonders: An Extensive Guide

As the capital of the Dodecanese, this 5000-year-old island is filled with natural, cultural and historical wonders including the Colossus of Rhodes – a giant statue of a 282 BC wrestler was one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Read this extensive guide to the wondrous island of Rhodes.

Experience ‘village life’ in traditional Cretan villas  

Experience ‘village life’ in traditional Cretan villas. Aspros Potamos is known to be the most ancient settlement in the area of Pefki. It is located in south-east Crete, a thousand meters above sea level. The area is famous for its natural beauty, which comprises of numerous unspoiled beaches, traditional picturesque villages, and its four magnificent gorges. It is…

Andronis Concept Wellness Resort: A Mediterranean Oasis in Santorini

A place of tantalising beauty and tranquility, at Andronis Concept Wellness Resort in Imerovigli, Santorini, wellness is all about letting guests interpret the notion however they choose.