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Booking online – clear pricing When you book a flight online, the total price of the ticket – including all compulsory elements such as taxes and charges –  must be visible from the start, so you can compare prices across airlines and make an informed choice. As well as the final price, at least the following information must be clearly displayed: air fare, taxes, airport charges, other charges, surcharges or […]

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– Avoid heavy meals or alcohol before travelling – While boarding the aircraft, you are kindly requested not to push those in front of you, whether on the stairs or in the aisle. Passengers are advised to hold the handrail while on the stairs. – Do not place heavy hand luggage, clothes or others items close to opening of the overhead baggage bin-try to place them as far inside as […]

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Did you know you have certain rights if things go wrong when you’re on a flight in the EU? This concerns delays, cancellations and overbooking that prevent you from boarding … and applies if you are: – leaving the EU with any airline, or arriving in the EU with a carrier registered in the EU (or Iceland, Norway or Switzerland) Refund or alternative transport If you are denied boarding or […]

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Harvest Moon apartments in Kefalonia are built on a green hillside in the village of Parisata of Paliki, 7km away from Lixuri, the second largest town of Kefalonia. Paliki combines an endless variety of flora and a breathtaking coastal line of beaches that no photographer has been able to capture fully in the lens of a camera. The central location of the apartments can become your starting point as you […]

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The beaches of Kefalonia rate amongst the prettiest of the Mediterranean and enjoy worldwide fame. Myrtos, voted as one of the best beaches in Europe welcomes hundreds of visitors daily during the summer months while Petani with its transparent, emerald waters never cease to amaze visitors who come again and again every summer. But the beaches in Kefalonia do not end here.  Seaside fishing villages, wonderful little bays covered with […]

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First went to Santorini island at Christmas 1970. The night ferry docked before dawn and in the pitch dark I sleepily staggered onto an old bus. Shuddering and backfiring, it zigzagged up an almost sheer cliff side, arriving in a completely dead village, grey and chill. Everything was shut. It wasn’t a case of “no room at the inn” so much as, “Is there any inn at all?” I found […]

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The history of the city of the goddess Athina, the creations of the past and the present, seen in its most important museums THE ACROPOLIS MUSEUM Only three hundred meters from the Acropolis itself, the new Acropolis Museum holds amazing finds from the settlements around the hill. There are three main levels on which the exhibits are displayed. (15 Areopagitou St., Athens, tel. 210-9000900, www.theacropolismuseum.gr) BENAKI MUSEUM This remarkable museum […]

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When in Evros, you should taste and buy: •  Glyka tou koutaliou (confiture, fruit preserved in syrup), home made liqueurs, pies, chylopites (Greek pasta), couscous, red and white trachana (crushed wheat boiled in milk and dried), fides (vermicelli pasta) made by the Tradtional Women’s Cooperative of Feres “Ekavi”, 10 Egnatias street, tel.: 25550 22226 •  Home-made pies, pastry, trachana, jams, compotes, couscous and liqueurs from Agrotouristic Women’s Cooperative of Peplo […]

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Where the Venetians, the French and the British used to live. “The more I see from this place, the more I feel that no other spot on earth can be fuller of beauty” wrote Edward Lear in 1863 to describe the island of Corfu. With the passage of time the island may has changed, but we can still feel the spirit of a distant glorious past . Its rich multi-cultural […]

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With more than 2,000 islands, ranging from tiny atolls to the veritable continent that is Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greece’s islands hold. Best for beaches – Crete, Lipsi, Kefallonia, Skiathos, Mykonos Almost every Greek isle has great beaches, but […]

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