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Four Greek Airports Among Europe’s Worst

Four Greek regional airports are among the worst in Europe, according to what travelers vote through the Sleeping in Airports website. This year Heraklion in...

Forty-Six Foreigners Arrested in Crete Trying to Fly to Europe with Fake Passports

Hellenic Police (EL.AS) over the weekend arrested a total of 46 foreigners trying to fly to Europe from the Heraklion and Chania, Crete airports...

Archaeological Museum of Heraklion Wins Special Reccomendation in Award Event

The Archaeological Museum of Heraklion in Crete was awarded a Special Commendation at the annual European Museum of the Year Awards (EMYA), during a...

Crete: Book Found at Recycling Center With €15,000 Hidden Inside

A small treasure was hidden in a book that someone threw into the recycling bin in Heraklion, Crete. The book was discovered by workers at...

Well-Known Businessman Disappears in Heraklion Crete

A Well-known entrepreneur from Heraklion, Crete has gone missing on Thursday evening and authorities say that early signs in the investigation show that there...

Farmers Against Dock Workers on Strike in Crete

Cretan farmers on Friday turned against dock workers on strike at the Heraklion Port demanding that they allow ships to sail so they can...

Cocaine Baron and Family Arrested in Crete

KingCrete Police have arrested a man, his wife and their minor son, calling the operation the biggest and most important drug trafficking arrest in...

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...

Fires Raging in Southern Crete, Greece

A great fire broke out late on Monday morning in a wild forest area in Apesokari of Gortyna, in the Heraklion prefecture on the...

Orthodox Leaders Celebrate Pentecost While Russia’s No-Show Mars Historical Meeting

On Sunday the leaders of Orthodox churches from around the world met in Crete for the Pan-Orthodox Council, the first gathering of its kind...

George Katrougalos Jeered in Heraklion (video)

Labor Minister George Katrougalos has been in Heraklion since Saturday morning, in order attend several meetings and speak at an event organized by the...

Earthquake 5.6 on Richter Scale Rocks Crete

An earthquake measuring 5.6 points on the Richter Scale shook the island of Crete at 11:30 am on Wednesday. The earthquake hit the sea area...

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