A German member of the Parliament helped in vine harvesting

The Christian Democrat MEP Joseph Rief was one of many German tourists who came this year in Greece. Except excursions and beaches, Mr. Rief chose to have a more active role during his stay in Crete.

According to “Ethnos” newspaper, Mr. Rief participated in the “vine harvesting” and took them with him in the German parliament. 

“We came here with my family for first time vacation in Greece and it was consciously to help in vine harvest, to provide the local economy and the positive efforts made ​​by Greece to overcome the crisis“, told Mr. Rief the German Parliament.