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Glamping under the stars in Poros

There’s nothing like being at one with nature when for a ‘short’ period of time, the world was in lockdown. If you like the idea of camping, but you don’t like the…

New York Times fake news

New York Times fake news

The New York Times (NYT) has disseminated a fake news story that the Greek government was ‘holding illegal migrants who crossed the border from Turkey at a secret “black site” where they…

Severe storms in Greece leave one man dead and another missing 1

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.…

Three men killed in helicopter crash near island of Poros 3

Three men killed in helicopter crash near island of Poros

A private helicopter crashed near a Greek island resort on Tuesday between Poros island, and the mainland of Galatas, killing two Russian passengers and the Greek pilot. The horrific crash also caused…

Iconic yacht ‘Christina O’ sails into Poros island 5

Iconic yacht ‘Christina O’ sails into Poros island

Iconic yacht ‘Christina O,’ which belonged to Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis, sailed into Poros island on Sunday. The luxurious vessel, which now belongs to Greek shipowner Yiannis Papanikolaou, has hosted great…

Exploring Poros, the Saronic Gulf’s hidden secret 7

Exploring Poros, the Saronic Gulf’s hidden secret

There is an island in the Saronic Gulf, which is somehow misunderstood. Hydra and Spetses are the most popular, whilst Poros quietly lies near them, remaining real, authentic, simple and not willing…

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Aegina, the closest and most charming island from Athens

Looking for a weekend getaway or a day-trip from Athens? Aegina is the closest island to Greece’s capital city and although it’s tiny, it’s packed with ancient sites, gorgeous beaches, delicious local…

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“Clean Islands” project launches in Greece

The Hellenic Marine Environment Protection Association (HELMEPA) representatives and Aegean Rebreath divers held a clean-up operation on the island of Naxos. HELMEPA and the non-profit organisation Aegean Rebreath recently launched the “Clean Islands”…