Tag: Kalymnos

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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.

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Top 5 Diving Destinations in Greece

Dive in! Your underwater journey starts here as we bring you our top 5 diving destinations that make Greece a “must” destination for diving enthusiasts around the globe.

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Greece records increase in passenger traffic

Greece’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Tuesday an announced an increase in passenger traffic in Greek airports grew 4.7% in the January-February period this year compared with the corresponding period in 2019.…


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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Disabled Syrian refugee sues Greece over pursuit injuries

A Syrian refugee disabled after being shot in a Greek coast guard pursuit in 2014, is demanding 100,000 euros for pursuit injuries from the Greek state. The 68-year-old man, who now lives…

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New Bishop to be ordained on Christmas Day

The Greek Orthodox population of Australia began a new chapter with the passing of their beloved Primate Archbishop Stylianos in March this year, and the arrival of their new spiritual leader, Archbishop…

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Discovering the delightful island of Kalymnos

By Drossoulla Mavromatis  If you are going to be in Greece this summer and want to visit a beautiful island that is authentic and untouched, Kalymnos is the place for you! Located…

Greek Olive Oil and Honey named best in the world 15

Greek Olive Oil and Honey named best in the world

  Greek olive oil and honey producers are leading the way on a global scale, winning a total of fifty-seven olive oil and honey awards in two international competitions, it was announced…

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Greek government will reform approach to islands

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced a policy reform when it comes to dealing with the country’s islands claiming other than just focusing on their tourism attributes. “A deliberate choice to abandon…

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Kafedaki with George Diakomichalis

He is a fourth generation pastry chef with infectious energy and a bright welcoming smile always on his face. Renowned for the quality of his pastries and impeccable hospitality, Greek Australian George…

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Tourism peaks on Tinos island

Tinos, which was named “Greece’s Leading Guest Experience Destination” at this year’sWorld Travel Awards (WTA), has managed to extend its tourism period this year, according to the island’s municipality. According to released figures, the Cycladic…

Kalymnos student

Sixth Grader from Kalymnos wins international NASA contest

Dimitris Trikoilis, a sixth grade student from Maniaio Primary School on Kalymnos island has won first prize in the international astronomy contest “Become a Cassini Scientist for a Day”. Continuing in the…