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News Greece » Ionian Islands: Greece’s Ionian Islands to Get First Ferry Link

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/04/12/greeces-ionian-islands-to-get-first-ferry-link/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

A new ferry route that will link all the Ionian islands for the first time will be inaugurated on May 1 and run until October 31. Shipping Minister Panagiotis Kouroumblis announced the new ferry service at the Regional Development Conference of the Ionian ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: Which is better: Greece or Croatia?

News channel or source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/articles/greece-or-croatia/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The Greek islands also win hands down on variety ... excluding flights (child discounts available). The Ionian island of Paxos was supposedly formed when Poseidon struck off a lush corner of nearby Corfu with his trident to create a secret playground ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: 15 beautiful beaches that have haunting shipwrecks you can explore

News channel or source: http://www.thisisinsider.com/shipwreck-beaches-2018-4
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

On Zakynthos, one of Greece's Ionian islands, you'll find the wreck of the MV Panagiotis. The shipwreck is so famous that it lends its nickname to the place where it's been stranded since the 1980s, Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach). There are several ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: Where is The Durrells filmed? Corfu filming locations for the ITV series revealed

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/3316695/the-durrells-filming-locations-corfu-greece/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

The show is filmed in sunny Corfu – a pretty Greek island off the mainland’s northwest coast. It is the second largest of the Ionian Islands and is known for its rugged mountains, hot-summer Mediterranean climate and beautiful scenery. The Durrells is ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: Eat, drink and exercise in Kefalonia

News channel or source: https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/lifestyle/travel/1454772/eat-drink-and-exercise-in-kefalonia/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Kefalonia – the largest of the cluster of Ionian Islands dotted along the west coast of the Greek mainland – is also one of the least densely populated. It is incredibly green and lush, with Mount Ainos – the dramatic backdrop that towers above F ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: The Latest: Indiana Guard stop water drops on mulch fire

News channel or source: https://www.chron.com/news/us/article/The-Latest-Dozens-treated-due-to-Indiana-mulch-12831757.php
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Across Greece, firefighters were battling more than 55 forest fires, an outbreak fed by dry winds and hot weather that fanned blazes in the Peloponnese and on the Ionian islands of Zakynthos and Kefalonia. ARSON? On Zakynthos, an island popular with ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: Ferry Route to Link Ionian Islands for the First Time

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/04/12/ferry-route-to-link-ionian-islands-for-the-first-time/
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

A new ferry route that for the first time will link all the Ionian islands, will be inaugurated on May 1 and run through to October 31. Shipping Minister Panagiotis Kouroumblis announced the new ferry service at the Regional Development Conference of the ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: Greece: Ferry route to link all Ionian islands for the first time

News channel or source: https://sofiaglobe.com/2018/04/16/greece-ferry-route-to-link-all-ionian-islands-for-the-first-time/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Although it is not going to last forever, the first has been made. “A new ferry route that links all the Ionian islands for the first time will be inaugurated on May 1 and run until October 31,” ANA-MPA reports. This route will be in service for a few ...

News Greece » Ionian Islands: New Statue Will Honor Pioneering Spirit of Greek Explorer

News channel or source: http://canada.greekreporter.com/2018/04/11/new-statue-will-honor-pioneering-spirit-of-greek-explorer/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Reputedly born in 1536 on the Greek Ionian island of Kefalonia, and dying there in 1602, Phokas was a maritime pilot who served King Philip II of Spain. He is best known for having explored the Strait of Anian, which is now known as the Juan de Fuca ...