Another Caretta-Caretta Turtle Found Dead

Another dead Caretta-Caretta sea turtle, the fourth within June, was  spotted on the morning of June 25 by a fisherman in Amvrakikos bay. According...

Blue Flag for 57 Beaches in Cyprus

Blue Flag 2013 is waving on June13 on 57 beaches in Cyprus, which fulfill the strict international criteria of quality, breaking the record of...

The Neglected Epirus River Suffers

The natural wealth of Epirus is not limited only to its mountains, forests and beaches. There are rivers as well that complement the breathtaking...

Anavra the Greek Village with Zero Unemployment

Anavra, a Greek village and former community in Magnesia, Thessaly and current part of Almyros municipality, is a village-standard among all European countries. Sixteen years...

Blazes in Peloponnese and Crete Under Control

Fires broke out during the night of May 28, in the Peloponnese and the Greek islands of Crete and Kefalonia. A blaze broke out around...

Sixth World Naked Bike Ride in Thessaloniki

The World Naked Bike Ride will be held in the Greek city of Thessaloniki on June 7  for the sixth consecutive year. Organizers are...

Greek Cutbacks Open Door For Mosquitoes

Government spending cuts for mosquito spraying which delayed the eradication procedure have allowed the insects to avoid much the efforts to kill them and...

Blue Flag For 88 Cretan Beaches

Beaches and a marina on the Greek island of Crete won a total of 88 Blue flags out of 393 that were awarded to...
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The Garden Movement Grows In Greece

All across Greece, municipalities have allotted land to local citizens with the purpose of increasing food security for the underprivileged, educating the younger generation,...

International Energy Saving Award For Crete

The International Conference MEDEEA-Mediterranean Energy Cities European Energy Awards that took place in Cyprus’ capital Nicosia on May 15-16 awarded the municipality of Malevizi...

Caring for Attica’s Animals

As every visitor to Athens will attest to, the city is home to thousands of stray dogs and cats that roam the streets. While...

Pan-Hellenic Seed Exchange Festival

The 13th Pan-Hellenic Festival for the Exchange of Local Seed Varieties that is organized by the Greek Seed bank Peliti will take place on...

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