Found 9 posts tagged with ‘island’.

Buyers are tempted by the Greek Islands

Jul 30th, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

According to an article published on Times Online Rhodes and Crete, after recent investements in land development, are becoming attractive hotspots for many Britons who love the islands and wish to own their holiday villa or apartment.

Natwest Island Games Rhodes 2007

Posted in Events | Read the full story

This evening the opening ceremony of the Natwest Island Games Rhodes 2007 XII will be held at ancient stadium of Rhodes initiating a rich athletic event that it will be hosted for 6 days on our island.

Residents block power plant

Jun 25th, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Residents of the island of Rhodes blocked access to a local power plant late on Sunday in a bid to stop the addition of new machinery at the plant which they argue will add to pollution. Public Power Corporation (PPC) officials say the extra equipment is necessary to boost the ...

World Sommelier Competition held in Rhodes

Jun 8th, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

The International Association of Sommeliers (ASI) founded in June 1969 in France with the aim of developing and promoting the sommelier profession organizes the International competition for the World's Best Sommelier. The event takes place every three years normally in a different country, the exception being Greece as the last ...

Greece investing in tourism

Jun 1st, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Around 16 million holidaymakers from around the globe are expected to head to Greece for the unique combination of sea, sand and history that the area has to offer. This represents a seven per cent increase on last year, according to research by the Institute for Tourism Research and Predictions. Britons ...

More seaplane routes planned for the Greek islands

May 26th, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Another round of Seaplane routes are being planned for some of Greece's more remote islands, part of an ongoing pilot programme promoted by the transport and merchant marine ministries to establish air links to islands without airports. The intention is to establish a network of 30-40 seaplanes that will meet ...

Silversea cruises in Rhodes

May 23rd, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Silversea Cruises is offering a number of cruises that will visit, among other places, the island of Rhodes. In their 2007 cruises program you can find: a. The 7-day "Realms of Myth and Legend" cruise from Athens to Venicea cruise that belongs to their "Culinary Arts" Cruises, where guest chefs display ...

Leipsoi finally gets Piraeus ferry

May 22nd, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Residents of Leipsoi in the Dodecanese yesterday welcomed the first ferry from Piraeus to dock at the tiny island in the last three years. Following protests by locals earlier this month, authorities agreed to arrange for two ferries from Piraeus to travel to Leipsoi each week. The islanders have vowed ...

Tourists rediscover their sea wings

May 19th, 2007 Posted in News | Read the full story

Romantic nostalgia for the golden age of travel has combined with the commercialism of 21st-century tourism to bring seaplanes to the Mediterranean for the first time in 60 years Flying boats were a common sight in the Twenties and Thirties but largely died out after the Second World War. Companies ...

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