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Greece Extends Suspension of Entry for Non-EU Citizens

Greece Extends Suspension of Entry for Non-EU Citizens

Greece will not open its borders for nationals from outside the European Union, with the exception of citizens from 11 countries, according to an aviation directive (NOTAM) issued by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) on Wednesday.

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Greece Covid-19 : Aviation Directives for Flights from 12 Countries

Greece Covid-19 : Aviation Directives for Flights from 12 Countries

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) on Wednesday issued aviation directives (NOTAMs) which provide updated information on passenger flights to Greece from a total of 12 countries (Turkey, Albania, North Macedonia, Bulgaria, Romania, the United Arab Emirates, Malta, Sweden, Czech Republic, Belgium, Spain and The Netherlands), as part of the preventive measures taken to limit the further spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19).

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August Summer & South Rethimno

August Summer & South Rethimno

The sun is shining, it is August, Summer and we are in southern Rethimno at Agios Pavlos Beach ...

... What is better? 

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More Covid-19 Measures Announced in Greece

More Covid-19 Measures Announced in Greece

Greek Civil Protection  of Greece on Tuesday announced additional measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19), as confirmed cases in the country continue an upward trend.

Greece recorded 469 new Covid-19 cases in the past week alone, according to last data.

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Covid-19: Masks Now Mandatory Outdoors on Greek Ferries

Covid-19: Masks Now Mandatory Outdoors on Greek Ferries

Greece has gone ahead and tightened measures on board Greek ferries after a sudden spike in Covid-19 cases, the government announced this week.

Starting on Tuesday, passengers will be required by law to wear masks inside and outdoors on ferry boats to the islands through to August 18.

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Greece Updates Info for post-Covid-19 Travel

Greece Updates Info for post-Covid-19 Travel

The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs has updated important information on travel to Greece in the post-Covid-19 era from July 1 onwards.

The following information determines how the country will welcome travelers, carry out the necessary diagnostic screening and keep everyone safe throughout the season.

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Covid-19: Where Face Masks Must be Worn in Greece

Covid-19: Where Face Masks Must be Worn in Greece

The Greek government recently made it compulsory for all to wear face masks in super markets to limit the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) and to avoid a possible second wave.

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Covid-19: Updated List of Countries that Can Visit the EU

Covid-19: Updated List of Countries that Can Visit the EU

The European Council on Thursday updated the list of third countries for which travel restrictions, taken due to the coronavirus (Covid-19), should be lifted for non-essential travel into the EU.

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Explore Our Superb Activities

Explore Our Superb Activities

We live in an age now that has seen the meteoric rise of the responsible traveler—one who seeks destinations and activities that have a larger purpose than just enjoyment or luxury.

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  Sunny Kalimera From Thalori Traditional Village

Sunny Kalimera From Thalori Traditional Village

Our photo of the day and our sunny kalimera from our superb Thalori Traditional Village.

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Special Offers - Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites

Special Offers - Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites

The Greek summer has arrived and our superb Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites is delighted to offer to all guests once again precious memories that will last a lifetime.

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Booking A Decent Hotel

Booking A Decent Hotel

Booking A Decent Hotel. You booked a decent hotel. You walk into the hotel room. It really pops. Looks great. Trendy wall paper. Cool light fixtures. Mounted flat screen. Gray trim. Patterned tile in the bathroom.

But the more time you spend there...

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Covid-19: Face Masks Now Compulsory at More Indoor Spaces in Greece

Covid-19: Face Masks Now Compulsory at More Indoor Spaces in Greece

Covid-19: Face Masks Now Compulsory at More Indoor Spaces in Crete, Greece. 

Aiming to limit the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in Greece, the government on Tuesday announced that face masks will be mandatory for people visiting a number of indoor establishments including public service offices, banks and retail shops.

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Blue Star Ferries and Hellenic Seaways Now Have e-Ticket Service

Blue Star Ferries and Hellenic Seaways Now Have e-Ticket Service

Greek ferry companies Blue Star Ferries and Hellenic Seaways, members of Attica Group, have introduced a new e-ticket/boarding pass application on domestic routes.

According to an announcement by Attica Group, the goal of the new app is to improve services, make transactions more convenient for passengers, and simplify boarding and travel procedures.

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Wildflowers of Crete

Wildflowers of Crete

There are plenty of wildflowers in lovely Crete and please note that thy are precious components of biodiversity, therefore please avoid picking them or harming them in any way, especially those species under threat. Take a picture instead!

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Covid-19 Checks Continue on Board Greek Ferries

Covid-19 Checks Continue on Board Greek Ferries

Covid-19 testing on board ferries traveling to the Greek islands, mask wearing inside ships, as well as measures to limit crowding at small island ports are being implemented.

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Hurry up Casa Blue Villa - Agia Pelagia Available August & September

Hurry up Casa Blue Villa - Agia Pelagia Available August & September

Hurry up ...!

Our Casa Blue Villa is still available for August & September.

Casa Blue Villa, modern and tastefully furnished, gorgeous and stylish, friendly and helpful owners, one of the area’s most beautiful properties, heaven for families, a fabulous pool, and wonderful views over the village of Agia Pelagia, across the neighbouring countryside and out to the sea. The results are stunning.

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Sunny Kalimera From Lovely Mochlos Village

Sunny Kalimera From Lovely Mochlos Village

Sunny, bright days in small, picturesque Mochlos or Mohlos Village in Eastern Crete.

Enjoy your day, life!

Giannis

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Underwater Research at Ancient Olous on Crete Offers Insight

Underwater Research at Ancient Olous on Crete Offers Insight

Remnants of ancient buildings, as well as parts of fortifications, have been uncovered during underwater excavations at the ancient city of Olous on Crete, the Greek culture ministry announced.

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CNT- Greece’s Beaches Among Europe’s Best for 2020

CNT- Greece’s Beaches Among Europe’s Best for 2020

The beaches of the Cyclades islands, the Ionian sea, Crete and the Sporades complex are included on the list of the “Best Beaches in Europe for 2020”, which was recently released by UK’s Condé Nast Traveller (CNT) magazine.

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