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Feast Day of Agios Gerasimos, Patron Saint of Kefalonia

Feast Day of Agios Gerasimos, Patron Saint of Kefalonia

The Patron Saint of Kefalonia island, Agios Gerasimos, has been a source of solace and strength for locals and pilgrims that arrive at the island to receive his grace every year. His holy…

Bad weather causing problems in Kefalonia and Corfu

Bad weather causing problems in Kefalonia and Corfu

Heavy rain over the past few hours has left behind flooded roads and severe damage in some areas in Kefalonia and Corfu. The flooded roads in Argostoli, Kefalonia, were reminiscent of Venice…

Bar owners arrested and fined on Greek islands

Bar owners arrested and fined on Greek islands

Six business owners were arrested and fined over the weekend, after they were found operating their bars and restaurants past the midnight curfew. It is recalled last week, the Greek government announced…

Kefalonia shocked by earthquake 9

Kefalonia shocked by earthquake

The Greek island of Kefalonia was jolted by a 4.4 magnitude earthquake early on Saturday morning. According to the Athens Geodynamic Institute, the quake occurred at 4.38 a.m. at sea, with its…

Tonia Sotiropoulou

Meet Tonia Sotiropoulou, the first Greek Bond girl

Tonia Sotiropoulou is a Greek model and actress, notable for her role as James Bond’s lover in the film Skyfall (2012). She also played a vixen in Hercules (2014), and featured in…

Amazing Ancient Roman Shipwreck discovered in Kefalonia 10

Amazing Ancient Roman Shipwreck discovered in Kefalonia

An Ancient Roman shipwreck that dates between 1 BC and AD 1 has been discovered on the Greek island of Kefalonia, with a cargo of around 6,000 well-preserved pots used for transporting…

Severe storms in Greece leave one man dead and another missing 12

Severe storms in Greece leave one man dead and another missing

Greece’s severe weather phenomena dubbed “Geryon” has brought with it heavy rain, storms, hail, and strong wind, causing a sailboat in Antirrio to capsize, leaving one man dead and another still missing.…

Ryanair announces 14 new routes for Greece Summer 2020 16

Ryanair announces 14 new routes for Greece Summer 2020

European low-cost carrier Ryanair has announced that it will launch fourteen brand new routes to and from Greece for the Summer 2020 schedule. This means that 147 routes from Greece can be…

Feast Day of Agios Gerasimos, Patron Saint of Kefalonia 18

Feast Day of Agios Gerasimos, Patron Saint of Kefalonia

The Patron Saint of Kefalonia island, Agios Gerasimos, has been a source of solace and strength for locals and pilgrims that arrive at the island to receive his grace every year. His holy…

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