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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,…

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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…

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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…

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Greece opens from today

Greece’s Civil Defence and Deputy Minister for Crisis Management, Nikos Hardalias said that Monday 25 May is a big day as the government rolls out the fourth stage of lifting restrictions. Schools,…

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New rules for ferry travel & yachts in Greece

A series of measures for the safe operation of coastal shipping vessels and pleasure boats/private yachts when traveling in Greece, during the post-Covid-19 period, were announced by the Greek Maritime Ministry on…

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Travel restrictions to Crete will be lifted from May 18

Travel between prefectures and to Crete will be allowed as of May 18, Civil Protection Deputy Minister for Crisis Management Nikos Hardalias announced, adding that travel to islands is under consideration. Hardalias…