Ancient City of Ephesus to Reunite With Sea After 2,500 Years
The ancient Greek city of Ephesus on the coast of Ionia, located in the western province of İzmir, is set to once again have a harbor on the Aegean coast, according to an ambitious new project. Turkish daily Hurriyet reports...
Oldest Underwater City in the Mediterranean is Pavlopetri in Greece
Pavlopetri is a small islet off the coast of Laconia in the Peloponnese, where ancient history meets the endless blue of the Mediterranean.
26-Year-Old Titanic Mystery Finally Solved
The Titanic shipwreck mystery has finally been solved due to the 2022 Titanic Expedition. Paul Henry Nargeolet and his team of researchers discovered an extremely productive and dense ecosystem at a 2,900-meter depth. Nargeolet, a veteran Nautile submersible pilot, dove...
Chalkidiki: Two of Three People Lost at Sea Found
During a party in Chalkidiki on Saturday, three young men from North Macedonia jumped into the sea, and so far, only two of them have been safely recovered. The three men, who were partying in the picturesque area of northern...
Greek Sea Cucumbers Could Be Next Delicacy
Greek sea cucumbers may soon be on the menus of restaurants around the world. Although they are delicacies in some cultures, many people have no idea that the sea creatures are even edible. Fishermen on the Dodecanese islands in Greece...
The New Thessaloniki Coast: Botanical Gardens and Pools in the Sea
The Prefecture of Central Macedonia on Monday announced plans for the redesign of Thessaloniki’s shoreline, plans that include botanical gardens and swimming pools in the sea. The Governor of Central Macedonia, Apostolos Tzitzikostas, announced in a press conference the vision...
UN Honors Young Activist Trying to Make Greece’s Fishing Industry “Greener”
The UN Environment Program (UNEP) awarded last week the honorary title of Ambassador for the Mediterranean Coast for 2021-22 to Lefteris Arapakis, a young activist who is fighting to save the fishing industry in Greece. Awarded as part of UNEP’s...
Thousands of Shipping Containers Carrying Millions in Cargo Lost in Sea Annually
Shipping containers which are lost to the sea continue to pose a safety threat according to the World Shipping Council.
Alonnisos in Shock as Spearfisherman Kills Island’s Mascot Seal
The famous seal of Alonnisos island is gone; residents and tourists are shocked by the news of the death of one of the most famous and beloved seals of the island, who was named ''Kostis.'' The devastating news was made...
Greek Cruise Industry Starts Off With a Bang for Summer 2021
The opening up of the Greek cruise industry in 2021 was met with high enthusiasm from travelers and analysts alike; forecasts are optimistic.