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4.9 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Greece’s Dodecanese Islands

An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale hit the Dodecanese islands in Greece on Wednesday afternoon. The quake took place at 3 o'clock in...

Two Divers Found Dead in Underwater Cave off Karpathos

Two foreign nationals have been found dead in an underwater cave off the island of Karpathos, the second largest of the Dodecanese islands, in...

Earthquake Rattles Southeastern Aegean

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale struck off the coast of Karpathos at midday on Saturday. Greece's Geodynamic Institute reported that the quake's...

Greek Marine Scientists Warn of Highly Toxic Fish Spotted in the Aegean (video)

Marine biologists in Greece have recently launched a program to control a highly toxic fish that has been spotted in the Aegean in the...

Karpathos: The Greek Island Where Women Dominate

Karpathos is the second-largest island in the Dodecanese island chain, located southwest of Rhodes. Because of its remote location, local people there have preserved...

Two Earthquakes Jolt Greek Islands of Karpathos and Rhodes

Two tremors were recorded earlier on Friday under the seabed near the island of Karpathos, which were felt on Karpathos and the island of...
The Greek Island of Karpathos Among the Cheapest Destinations for 2018

German Newspapers Praise Karpathos’ Astonishing Beauty

Karpathos was the center of the attention for the German Press this summer as it was featured in many of the main newspapers of...

Athens-Washington Discuss New U.S. Army Base on Greece’s Karpathos

Greece and the United States are in deliberations over the establishment of a U.S. Army base on Karpathos island in the Dodecanese. According to an...
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...

Distressed Vessel with 120 Migrants Rescued Near Karpathos

On Friday night in Greece a wooden vessel carrying 120 migrants was discovered in the marine area of Karpathos. A passenger on the boat...

Light Earthquake Shakes Rhodes, Surrounding Islands

An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale shook Rhodes and other islands in its vicinity about 2:30 on Wednesday afternoon. The epicenter of...

Photographer Travis Burke Takes Best Photos of his Career on Karpathos [photos]

Travis Burke, a professional photographer who travels the world, visited the island of Karpathos in the southeast Aegean Sea. Vacationing with his friends, he...

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