Tag: Peloponnese

Corinth

Fires rage across Greece

Greek authorities are concerned about the fact that 57 fires broke out in the country in just 24 hours. Most fires were extinguished quickly. Kechries, a village in the municipality of Corinth…

Naoussa

Greece is in the top three Mediterranean destinations

Greece is in the top three Mediterranean destinations that tourists want to visit once travel restrictions are lifted. The survey which was conducted by Horwath HTL, a global consultancy specialising in tourism,…

The Fall of Constantinople

On this day May 29, 1453: The Fall of Constantinople

The Fall of Constantinople occurred on May 29, 1453, after a siege which began on April 6. The battle was part of the Byzantine-Ottoman Wars (1265-1453) and is referred to as one…

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See the new vehicles of the Hellenic Police

The Hellenic Police welcomed 70 new vehicles to their fleet. The cars are already painted in its colours and have been delivered to the specific regions, reported News Auto. These vehicles were…

Kalamata olives

Kalamata olives: One of the world’s healthiest foods

Kalamata olives are only found on the Peloponnese peninsula in southern Greece and have played a part in the human diet for thousands of years. Growing under the amazing Greek sun, the…

Costa Navarino

Costa Navarino undergoes upgrade during pandemic

The Costa Navarino resort in the southwestern Peloponnese has used the coronavirus shutdown as a chance to upgrade its resort, with the construction of two new golf courses and two new luxurious…

masks

China sends 20,000 masks to Greek migrant reception centers

China will donate 20,000 masks to help curb the spread of coronavirus at migrant reception centers on the Greek islands. Following a phone call between Alternate Migration and Asylum Minister Giorgos Koumoutsakos…

Peloponessian migrant camp

Coronavirus cluster of 100 new cases in Peloponnese, Greece

A very large number of coronavirus cases have been detected in Kranidi migrant accommodation in the Peloponnese. According to some sources, the total cases are more than 100, while others speak of…

coronavirus

Curfew violations continue to rise in Greece

Greek authorities reported 1,916 violations of the curfew restrictions on Wednesday, imposed to stop the spread of coronavirus throughout Greece. The majority were recorded in the region of Attica (824), on the…

coronavirus lockdown

Greece cracks down on violators of coronavirus lockdown

On Thursday as Greece entered the fourth day of a full lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, the Hellenic Police (ELAS) announced that officers recorded 1,155 violations of the…