Tag: greek islands


Paros gets new airport upgrade

Paros island airport is to be upgraded as part of a 43 million euro infrastructure program, which will provide funding also for other services on the island such as upgrades of public utility networks and for archaeological excavations and research.

The Netherlands adds Greek islands to 'yellow' travel list

The Netherlands adds Greek islands to ‘yellow’ travel list

Earlier this week, The Netherlands changed the travel advice for the Greek islands to ‘yellow’. The ‘yellow’ status means that travellers arriving in The Netherlands from anywhere in Greece do not need…

Seven Greek islands added to UK’s 14-day quarantine list

Travellers arriving in England from seven Greek islands will have to quarantine from 4 a.m. London time on Wednesday, UK transport secretary Grant Shapps has announced. Holidaymakers travelling from Lesvos, Tinos, Serifos,…

Skopelos - A Greek island jewel 2

Skopelos – A Greek island jewel

Yes, I know, you’ve probably seen this title splashed around before, but I guarantee you, Skopelos deserves your attention. Skopelos is a Greek island in the Western Aegean Sea and is one…


Blue Star Ferries and Hellenic Seaways introduce E-Tickets

Building the new digital age in Greek ferry services, Blue Star Ferries and Hellenic Seaways, have introduced a new e-ticket/boarding pass application on domestic routes. According to the announcement, the goal of this new app…

Germany to take another 100 refugee children from Greece

Germany to take another 100 refugee children from Greece

One hundred refugee children will be relocated to Germany on Friday, following an agreement in March, a spokesperson of Germany’s federal Interior Ministry said on Monday. Their countries of origin include Afghanistan,…

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Russia confirms it backs Greece’s view of maritime law

Russia’s Ambassador to Athens in an interview with APE-MPE, joined the European Union and the United States in saying that islands do have a continental shelf and Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) in…