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Calypso’s Paradise: Gavdos, the Southernmost Greek Island (video)

Gavdos is the southernmost Greek island, located to the south of its much larger neighbor, Crete. Called Ogygia during ancient times, is also known as...

Qatar Airways to Launch Flights to Greek Island of Mykonos

Qatar Airways has unveiled plans to launch direct flights to the popular Greek island of Mykonos from 30 May. Group Chief Executive, Akbar al-Baker, said:...

Greek Ferry Battles Gale Force Winds in Aegean (video)

Dramatic footage has emerged of a ferry fighting gale-force winds to dock on the Greek island of Tinos. The captain of Blue Star Delos battled...

A Luxury Greek Island Villa for Just $49 (video)

The luxury villas of Mykonos are famed for being a Greek-island retreat for global celebrities. Now, for one lucky winner, all that's needed to...

Greek Islands Dominate 2018 European Travel Bookings

  This year, Greece has had no less than four islands chosen by travelers as their intended destination for summer 2018. According to an analysis by...

Erdogan Blames Opposition for ‘Giving Away’ Greek Islands

Turkey's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has targeted the country's main opposition party for its legacy of "giving away" Aegean islands in 1923. In a speech...
Prasonisi, Rhodes

Prasonisi: Greek Island in Winter, Peninsula in Summer

  Rhodes, the biggest Greek island of the Dodecanese, is home to some stunning beaches, all of them with unique characteristics of their own. One...
The Greek Island of Karpathos Among the Cheapest Destinations for 2018

Forbes Praises Karpathos for Budget Travel

Karpathos -- a remote Greek island famed for preserving its traditions and dialect -- has won a place on Forbes Magazine's list of the...

UN: Most Refugee Arrivals Are Women, Children

Over half of the refugees coming to the Greek islands of Lesvos and Samos in December were women and children, the UN has said. In...

Has Messi Bought a Greek Island?

Speculation about Barcelona footballing superstar Lionel Messi buying a Greek island in the Ionian Sea came out of the blue on Wednesday, spreading like...

Total of 4,152 Refugees and Migrants Left the Greek Islands Last Month

A total of 4,152 refugees and migrants were transferred from the islands to the mainland from November 27 to December 27, according to Migration...

New UN Warning About Refugees Treatment in Greece

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, remains very concerned with the situation of refugees and migrants on the Aegean islands, in particular Lesvos, Chios and...

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