Category: local


Photo exhibition ‘Forts that bind’ in Chania

The photo exhibition “Forts that bind- FARO per i Forti” will open its doors to the public on Wednesday at 19:00 at the Mediterranean Architecture Centre in Chania, Crete. The exhibition, which was initially entitled “Fortification Heritage-Adriatic, another approach,” was created in the context of the CAMAA project funded by the Italy-Slovenia Interreg programme 2007-2013. […]

Hostage taker gives himself up in Iraklio

A foreign national surrendered to police on Monday after briefly holding employees of a company on the island of Crete hostage using a knife. The incident occurred in Iraklio at the offices of the company which manages the Estia program for refugees. According to reports, the suspect entered the building with a knife, immobilized the […]

Tourism Min Theocharis sends message for cooperation from Chania

Tourism Minister Haris Theocharis sent a message for cooperation in order for the country to address, in the  best possible way, the opening of tourism. Theocharis, who is visiting Chania, Crete, on Friday, took part in a broad meeting with tourist agents at the building of the town Chamber. General secretary of the Greek National […]

Polish aircarrier LOT announces new flights to Greece

The Polish airline LOT announced new flights from Poland to Greece in its summer schedule and as part of the campaign #LOTnaWakacje, the Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO) said on Thursday. The flights will be carried out from 10 Polish airports to 36 popular destinations in the period July 3- August 31,2020. The Polish tourists […]

Tourism Min Theocharis visits Crete

Tourism Μinister Haris Theocharis, who has been in Crete since Wednesday evening, will pay a visit to Aghios Nikolaos and will remain until Friday. Theocharis in his meeting with the mayor of Aghios Nikolaos, Antonis Zervos, reiterated that these days are very important for Greek tourism. “Our country, with the success it has had so […]