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Two Wild Goats Fight for Corn Seeds on Crete [video]

It seems that the economic crisis in Greece has affected animals as well. There is no other explanation why these two ibex battle it...

German Tourist in Crete to Taxi Driver: ‘I don’t have to pay you because...

After taking what may be considered a long taxi ride from Agia Pelagia Hotel in Crete to the Airport in Heraklion, two German tourists refused...

Another Clay Amphora With Human Bones at Ierapetra, Crete

A clay amphora containing human bones was found in the area of Gra Lygia, Ierapetra, in Crete. This is the second clay amphora with...

Cotton Mill Turned into Migrant Center in Thiva as Cretan Officials Raise Concerns over...

According to Greek officials, the government is planning to use a former cotton mill near the city of Thiva in central Greece to house...

Germany to Send 3,000 Refugees to Crete, 2,000 More from Greek Mainland

New Democracy lawmaker Lefteris Avgenakis accused the Greek government of secretly preparing to resettle 3,000 refugees from Germany to Crete. Recently, Migration Policy Minister Yiannis...

Greek Govt: “Greece to Build 4 Refugee Camps on Crete for 2,000 Migrants”

On Thursday Alternate Minister for Migration Policy, Yiannis Mouzalas, shared the latest strategic plans from the Greek government to try to ease the overcrowded...

Charlize Theron Spending Her Vacation in Crete, Greece

Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron will be spending her vacation in Elounda, on the Greek island of Crete, along with her two children. The 41-year-old actress...

Eco-friendly Fashion Exhibition ‘Healthy Seas Fashion Project’ Travels to Crete

CRETAquarium, one of Europe’s largest and most contemporary aquaria, near Heraklion, Crete, has opened its doors to the “Healthy Seas Fashion Project”, an exhibition...

Ross Daly Invites 140 Musicians from Around the World to the Greek Island of...

Houdetsi, a well-known village in Crete, will fill with music in the coming days, thanks to the 7th Houdetsi Music Festival. World music will...

Greek Tourism Figures Rise in July, but Revenues Not as Expected

Greek tourism figures in July showed signs of hope after a first half that showed an increase in arrivals but less than expected revenues. Last-minute...

Baby Sea Turtle Hatchlings Waddle their Way into the Sea on Crete

Last month youth from all over Europe who have come together to volunteer at Greece's Archelon Sea Turtle Protection Society on the island of...

Earthquake strikes off Crete; no damage reported

An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 struck off the coast of the Greek island of Crete in Greece on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey...