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Cephalonia Honors Its Patron Saint, Agios Gerasimos

The popular Greek island of Cephalonia (Kefalonia) in the Ionian Sea celebrated on Sunday, October 20 the memory of its Patron Saint, Agios Gerasimos. Gerasimus...

Ultra-Luxurious Qatari Yacht Dazzles Tourists on Corfu, Greece

Tourists and residents in Corfu's Moraitika region couldn't believe their eyes when they saw a massive, navy blue and white luxury yacht approaching their local...

Doukáto: The History Behind Lefkada’s Dazzling Lighthouse (video)

Throughout its history, the Greek peninsula has been known for its hundreds, if not thousands, lighthouses. One of them, Doukáto, located on the island of...

The Areas with Highest Earthquake Risks in Greece

Wednesday's tremor, which hit 5.2 on the Richter scale and shook Greece's largest island of Crete, is further proof that the island is in...

Famous Speleologists Explore Corfu’s Stunning Caves

The famous Dutch speleologist René van Vliet and his team recently explored more than fifteen caves in Corfu in a span of less than...

Greece’s Mayor of Ithaca Bans Plastic Bags, Distributes Free Textile Ones

The Mayoral authorities of the Greek island of Ithaca decided to ban plastic bags recently and they will replace them with fabrice bags, the...

Bureaucracy Limiting Number of Luxury Yachts Visiting Greece, Experts Warn

Professionals from businesses in Greece which work with foreign yacht-leasing companies, as well as owners of ultraluxury yachts, claim that Greek bureaucratic madness is forcing them...

Lefkada’s Agios Nikolaos: The Dream Islet Reminiscent of the Caribbean

Agios Nikolaos is a tiny, sandy island rising out of the Ionian sea, situated next to the island of Lefkada. Its beauty amazes anyone who...

New Safety Measures Announced for Zante’s Iconic Navagio Beach

A plan to manage visitor safety will be put into place for Greece's iconic Navagio Beach on the island of Zante in response to last...

Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Rattles Western Greece

A magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale earthquake hit west Preveza in western Greece at 04:26 local time (02:26 GMT) on Tuesday. The epicenter was...

Half-Billion-Euro Investment for Hydrocarbon Exploration in Western Greece

Over a period of the next seven to eight years, it is estimated that companies will invest some 500 million euros with the hopes...

Two Minor Earthquakes Hit the Ionian Sea on Sunday

Two minor earthquakes in quick succession of one another jolted the Ionian Sea and islands in an area, on Sunday morning. The first measuring 4.1...

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