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Travelling to Greece in times of Covid-19

Travelling to Greece in times of Covid-19

Tony Kariotis In the first half of 2020, many European countries closed their borders and imposed strict travel restrictions. But as the number of cases started to decline, countries began reopening for…

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Authorities in Kos shut down human trafficking network

The dismantling of a criminal organization that was trafficking illegal migrants from Turkey to Greece was carried out by officials of the Kos Port Authority with assistance from the Police Directorate of…

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A day on the rocks: Top 5 breathtaking mountain views in Greece

Although famous worldwide for its seas, more than 80% of Greece is mountainous. We present to you the top five destinations for mountain lovers, who want to climb, hike, or just enjoy breathtaking views in Greece.

Symi: The jewel of the Dodecanese 3

Symi: The jewel of the Dodecanese

Symi may be a small island, but lately it has become a top Greek destination. The pastel coloured houses, its wild beauty and its special architecture are just some of the reasons…

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By 2022, all landfills in Cyclades & Dodecanese will be closed

Santorini is emerging as a model island for recycling and a reference point for all of Greece, through the implementation of The Hellenic Recovery Recycling Corporation program in collaboration with the Municipality of Thira, said…

Hellenic Coast Guard rescues 36 illegal immigrants 13

Hellenic Coast Guard rescues 36 illegal immigrants

Thirty-six illegal immigrants were rescued in the early hours of the morning by the Hellenic Coast Guard, in the sea area between the Turkish coast and the northwestern coast of Lesvos. The…

Only 22% of illegal immigrants on the Greek islands are women 14

Only 22% of illegal immigrants on the Greek islands are women

Between June 1- 7, 72 illegal immigrants arrived on the Aegean islands, an increase from the previous week’s 55 arrivals but a decrease from last year’s 766 arrivals during the same period,…

Greece is the ultimate summer destination 22

Greece is the ultimate summer destination

Greece over Summer is pure magic and for anyone lucky enough to have experienced some time here over the months of June, July and August, would surely agree that every day in…

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Migration Crisis: Weekly snapshot (30 March – 05 April 2020)

With borders closed and international travel at a standstill, illegal immigration to Greece has been drastically reduced as revealed by the latest figures from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner…

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Evzones to visit Kalymnos for the first time in history

By Drossoulla Mavromatis The presidential guard, Greece’s pride and joy are set to visit Kalymnos for the first time in the history of the island on March 7, 2020, for the 72nd…

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Greece travel tips 2020

Planning a trip to Greece can be almost as exciting as the holiday itself (I said almost!). However, with so many postcard-worthy places and historically rich landmarks to see, planning a Greek…

Mark Wilman’s Phenomenal Cycladic Discoveries 25

Mark Wilman’s Phenomenal Cycladic Discoveries

A well-travelled Londoner with Carribean blood, photographer Mark Wilman is a Hellenophile at heart, and his evocative work proves it. His lifelong, multi-sensory experience of Greece has resulted in a highly lauded…

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