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The Greek Orthodox Easter

The Greek Orthodox Easter

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Easter (Pascha in Greek) is the most sacred and most dramatically celebrated religious feast in the context of the Greek Orthodox Church(1), full of rituals and customs, many of them originated long before the beginning of the Christian era. Those lucky enough to be traveling in Greece during Easter, ...

Easter holidays

Apr 2nd, 2010 Posted in News | Read the full story

All Greek passenger airlines have scheduled a number of additional flights for the Easter holiday season to facilitate holidaymakers. Commercial flights are approaching 70% of passenger capacity in total while the most popular domestic destinations are Thessaloniki, Iraklion and Rhodes.

Lipsi islands

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Lipsi or Lipsoi (Greek: Λειψοί) are a cluster of small, picturesque islands in lying in the southeastern Aegean between the islands of Leros and Patmos. Their collective name is taken from the name of the largest island Lipsi or Lipso.

Online bookings in a steep rise

Mar 28th, 2008 Posted in News | Read the full story

Online booking sites are experiencing high levels of traffic and bookings over the expanded Easter weekend for departures over the next four weeks. Freezing UK Easter weather conditions has led to floods of families flocking to warmer climes throughout April to make the most of the staggered school holidays. According ...