Catamaran charter yacht on anchor. Lounging on deck.

Selecting your ideal Charter Yacht

Deciding on the right charter yacht and crew for your next yacht charter might be the most important part of your holiday preparations. It’s all about size, style, and sailing characteristics within your budget. To figure out which type of charter yacht is best for your particular needs, contact the Greek Island Yacht Holiday yacht charter experts. Selecting a yacht …

Tour Ancient Olympia from Home Via New Digital Platform | GreekReporter.com

With today’s technology, there is no need to feel cooped up at home nowadays when we can easily take a tour through history — even going back in time to the glory days of Ancient Greece to Olympia — through a new digital platform. Made possible and created by the Athens Macedonian News Agency, working with a team of Greek …

Meltemi winds charter in Greece

Meltemi winds when chartering in Greece.

The etesians Meltemi winds are a dominant weather influence in the Aegean Basin and have to be considered when chartering a yacht in Greece. What is Meltemi? In a nutshell, the Meltemi is a (very) strong North wind. It is an dry, seasonal wind that appears all over the Aegean but is the strongest in the Cyclades. We call them Meltemi or Meltemia, …

Royal Huisman – The spirit of individuality

In a true celebration of vision and confidence, Royal Huisman is thrilled to announce a new commission for an impressive lightweight 46m high-performance cruiser sloop: “Nauta Reichel Pugh 151”. This versatile sailing yacht is to be built for very experienced owners who presented a stimulating brief: comfort to explore the world, in an extremely lightweight structure to ensure victories in …

Lufthansa A320

Lufthansa to resume flights to Greece in mid-June | protothemanews.com

The airline will also fly to other destinations in Europe German airline Lufthansa will resume flights to 20 tourist destinations, including Greek islands, from mid-June, a spokesperson said. The destinations include Crete, Rhodes, Mallorca, the Faro of Portugal, Venice, Ibiza and Malaga, with flights departing from Frankfurt. Further destinations are expected to be announced by the end of next week. …

Travel Ban for All Greek Islands Lifted

The reopening of traveling to and from all Greek islands is taking place on Monday, as citizens had so far only been able to travel to Crete, due to the coronavirus travel bans. Speaking to Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA-MPA) on Saturday, representatives of shipping companies said that bookings for Monday are “satisfactory” and also pointed out that many Greeks with …

OCEANIS YACHT 54: EXCLUSIVE TRIMS AND EASY MOVEMENT

The Oceanis Yacht 54, younger sister of the Oceanis 62, embodies the innovation that has always been a hallmark of the Beneteau brand, while continuing to remain loyal to the Yacht range ethos: elegance, luxurious accomodations, and unrivaled performance. Capitalizing on experience gained with the enormously popular Oceanis range, as well as the trend-setting new First Yacht 53, her architects, …

Top 10 books about Greece and Greek life | Neos Kosmos

01 North of Ithaka, by Eleni Gage The writer  picks up where her father, US-Greek journalist Nicholas Gage left off in Eleni – the 1983 bestseller which chronicles his return to Greece to find the men responsible for the death of his mother, Eleni Gatzoyiannis, during the Greek Civil War That book was made into the 1985 film, Eleni, starring …

High speed ferry Santorini Greece

Covid-19: New Rules for Ferry Travel in Greece | GTP Headlines

A protocol of 21 pages containing safety rules and standards for the seamless operation of coastal shipping vessels in Greece after the gradual lifting of the measures taken to curb the Covid-19 virus was recently made public. The protocol was planned out by the Greek Maritime Ministry in cooperation with EODY, Greece’s public health organization, and the Greek Shipowners Association for Passenger Ships (SEEN). It …

Greek Islands with Wizz Air

Greek islands you can fly to from Luton with Wizz Air

Wizz Air has announced the launch of six new routes serving Luton Airport from next month. These include flights to Faro in Portugal from June 16 and four Greek islands from early July. Owain Jones, managing director of the Hungarian airline’s UK subsidiary, said: “Although travel is currently restricted by government regulations, we are planning for the easing of restrictions …

Virtual Tour at Athens Museum of Cycladic Art

Virtual tour at the Athens Museum of Cycladic Art

The originals are out of reach for now, but you can still see world-class art without the queues or ticket prices, with an online tour at the Athens Museum of Cycladic Art. The Athens museum is offering an online tour of its landmark exhibition “Cycladic Society: 5,000 Years Ago,” which was first hosted by the museum in 2016, under the …