Heavy rainfalls and strong winds have been striking the island of Crete since early Friday morning, confirming the meteorologists forecast. The biggest island of Greece is isolated by air and sea as winds blowing with intensity of up to 10 Beaufort have brought ferries traffic to halt, while airplanes have difficulties to land or take off.
A ministerial decree approving the environmental reports for hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation west and southwest of Greece’s island of Crete was signed on Tuesday by the Environment Ministry.
Judicial authorities in the island of Crete, in cooperation with the University of Crete in Iraklio have set up an innovative treatment of juvenile road offenders. Under the new programme, young adolescents who commit traffic offenses will…
The 2019 FAI F3P World Championship for Indoor Aerobatic Model Aircraft will start on Sunday on the terrace of the Loggia in Heraklion, Crete.
All the more Czech travelers have their sights set on visiting Crete this year, with prebooking figures on the rise, according to data collected by Crete Region authorities at the Holiday World Praha travel fair held in Prague last month.
The damage to roads, buildings and infrastructure caused by the torrential rain and gales that hit the island of Crete earlier in the week will exceed 100 million euros, according to Regional Governor Stavros Arnaoutakis.
When I first came to Crete, the seasons surprised me. Rather than being adorned with red, orange, and yellow deciduous trees, fall turned the green of a Pennsylvania spring, and winter filled with more blossoms than a Rocky Mountain summer.…
The island of Crete was badly hit by the recent Oceanis weather system...
The island of Crete is among the world’s top five holiday destinations for those seeking to get the best variety of culture, relaxation and entertainment.
New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis sent an open invitation to citizens that have never voted ND in the past to do it now as the party has been renewed, during his visit on Saturday to the town of Mires on Crete.