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Attica's Tiny Islet That Has Its Own Natural Pool (Video)

Attica has many small and tiny islets, scattered all over its coastline, but one of them is quite peculiar and absolutely stunning. A 40-minute drive from downtown Athens and close to the town of Keratea, in Attica's Mesogea, a rocky...

149 People Drowned in Greek Seas in the First Half of 2019

The number of people drowning in Greece's seas has increased by a shocking rate. The Greek Coast Guard revealed 149 people died in the sea from January until July 24, 2019. 98 people drowned over the same period last year. In...

Colorful Gála Beach, Greece's Magical Sea Pool

Gála Beach is a largely unknown beach on Greece's Ano Koufonissi island in the Aegean Sea. Many people know the three islands known as Koufonissia (Ano Koufonissi, Kato Koufonissi and Keros) for their spectacular beaches and their untouched natural character,...

Top Model Alessandra Ambrosio Spotted Enjoying Santorini's Mesmerizing Beauty

There is no end to the famous international celebrities who seem to be making their way to Greece this year, as top model Alessandra Ambrosio has been spotted enjoying life on the island of Santorini since Sunday. The famous model...

Jet Ski Athletes Offer Wild Spectacle in Greece's Saronic and Corinth Gulfs

The Hellenic Jet Sports Boating Association, in cooperation with the global association called ''Jet Raid,'' kicked off a completely new type of sporting competition last Sunday, June 2, in Greece. The competition, which will last until June 8, is dubbed...

''Cretaquarium'': Greece's Largest Aquarium is on Crete

Cretaquarium, or as it is also known, "Thalassokosmos," is Greece's largest and most famous aquarium. Located near the town of Gournes on Crete, it is only 15 km (9 miles) east of the city and capital of Crete, Heraklion. The idea...

World's Largest Cruise Ship Reaches Greek Port of Piraeus

The ''Spectrum of the Seas,'' the largest cruise ship in the entire world, anchored in Greece's port of Piraeus on the morning of Holy Tuesday. The Royal Caribbean's newest cruise ship, which is carrying more than 3,000 passengers, is on its very...

Tourist Season Begins for Rhodes As First Charter Flight Lands on the Island

The 2019 tourist season officially opened on Sunday for the spectacular Greek island of Rhodes with the arrival of its first charter flight of the year. A Lauda Motion aircraft arrived at Diagoras Airport on the island at 9:05 AM local...

Greek Fleet Slightly Reduced in Size During 2018, Data Reveals

The Greek-owned fleet and the number of vessels under the Greek flag were slightly reduced during the last twelve months, according to data included in the 32nd report of the Greek Shipping Cooperation Committee, published earlier this week. As of...

Port of Piraeus Signs Agreement With Italian Ports

The Greek port of Piraeus signed a memorandum of understanding with Italy's port authorities from the cities of Venice and Chioggia on Monday. The agreement seeks to develop port services and promote increased trade between Europe, the Mediterranean and the...