Crete

Greece’s shores at risk amid rising sea levels and coastal erosion

Over the past 30 years, Greece has lost some 250 square kilometers of its beaches. This is expected to rise as climate change and rising temperatures continue to push up sea levels. Experts warn Greece is in the "red zone" because measures to stabilize the country's beaches are long overdue.

‘Unique’ archaeological find made during airport construction work in Crete

Earth-removal work on the installations for a new airport on the southern Aegean island of Crete has led to an archaeological discovery that Greece's Culture Ministry says is unique for its period and needs to be examined much more thoroughly to reveal its exact significance.

Sky Express’ Iraklio-Paris flights to continue through November

Sky Express will continue operating two direct flights per week from Paris to Iraklio on Crete until the end of November, extending the tourist season into the winter months.

This initiative creates an opportunity for French travelers to visit one of Greece's most popular destinations during the off-peak season.

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