Category: environment


Stormy weather in Greece

Adverse weather is forecast from Friday to Tuesday, with local rain, storms, hailstorms and a drop in temperatures by the National Observatory of Athens, who named the storm phenomenon “Minoas”. Based on the latest data on Meteo site, Minoas will start with rainy weather and storms at the Ionian Sea and western Greece area, with […]

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Maris Hotels at the forefront of the “Clean up the MED” campaign

Cleaning of two beaches in Crete and one in Santorini! On Saturday 26th of May, 70 volunteers – employees of Maris Hotels, along with volunteers-guests of the Group’s hotels, proceeded to clean the beaches located in front of the three hotels, thus implementing the Group’s vision for the provision of authentic hospitality and high environmental […]

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CNN: Crete’s Samaria Gorge reopens to visitors

A thunderbolt from Zeus couldn’t split the Earth with greater force. The limestone peaks of Crete’s White Mountains are slashed with dozens of gorges, but the mightiest of all is Samaria. It’s the longest gorge in Greece and one of the largest in Europe — and it reopened for the 2018 season at the start […]

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