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2017/08/18 at 3:07 pm
4.1R south of Crete – CretePost.gr

Magnitude ML 4.1 Region CRETE, GREECE Date time 2017-08-18 03:46:48.3 UTC Location 34.66 N ; 23.96 E Depth 10 km Distances 369 km S of Athens, Greece / pop: 730,000 / local time: 06:46:48.3 ... See more

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2017/08/17 at 3:03 pm
10 Heartbraking photos of the destructive Wildfres across Greece & the heroic Firefighters

Numerous wildfires are burning in Greece, with one of them damaging homes and threatening more as it burns through a pine forest of Athens!

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2017/08/15 at 3:10 pm
Smoke from the fire in Athens reached Crete! – CretePost.gr

A large fire that broke out on Sunday afternoon near Grammatriko, northeast of Athens, continued to burn on Monday, testing the efforts of firefighters who resumed their efforts to extinguish it in ... See more

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2017/08/15 at 7:11 am
Folklore

Folklore, traditional dances, festivals and celebrations in Crete. This great island of Crete, whose population could never be finally subjected by any conqueror, has always been sung, revered, and ... See more

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2017/08/15 at 6:54 am
Folklore

Folklore, traditional dances, festivals and celebrations in Crete. This great island of Crete, whose population could never be finally subjected by any conqueror, has always been sung, revered, and ... See more

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2017/08/14 at 3:41 pm
Η Λίμνη Αγίου Νικολάου και η γέφυρά της | Ανατολή

Aghios Nikolaos more than 100 years ago

_Τοπικά νέαΆγιος ΝικόλαοςΗ Λίμνη Αγίου Νικολάου και η γέφυρά της Από Anatolh-s - 12 Αυγούστου 2017, 18:09 Τελευταία ... See more

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2017/08/13 at 6:48 am
Karfi

Minoan settlement Karfi on Lasithi plateau Karfi is a crucial Minoan village east of Diaselou tis Ampelou (Seli) which is placed at the borders of the areas of Heraklion and Lasithi. The village was ... See more

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2017/08/12 at 12:29 pm
Crete Folklore

Crete folklore dances

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2017/08/11 at 6:34 pm
Growing Up Greek Style

PLEASE SIGN PETTITION TO SAVE THE DONKEYS....
SANTORINI is a Living hell for abused donkeys that carry tourists all day,non stop. If you're wanting a traditional method up those steps walk it ... See more

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2017/08/10 at 5:07 pm
The heatwave is expected to continue into this week

The scorching weather in the Mediterranean  is expected to continue into this week prompting warnings to tourists. The hottest European heatwave since 2003 has seen temperatures exceed 40° celcius ... See more

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Recent reports of Animal Welfare Report Crete on Facebook:

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Bus Timetable

bus station of Aghios Nikolaos

Bus Timetable Summer Season 2017. The bus timetable for the summer season 2017 (valid from 4 April to October) for East Crete. All links between Heraklion, Malia, Aghios Nikolaos, Ierapetra, Sitia, Elounda and the surrounding area. The departure times refer mostly to the local bus station. In the case of intervening bus stops, it is always possible to expect traffic-related, normal deviations from the arrival of the buses. Alternatively, you can also use a taxi or get a rental car. learn more

Snow on Crete 2017

Snow on Crete

Snow on Crete in 2017. The winter 2016-2017 is a particularly hard one on Crete. So there was already ‘white Christmas’, ‘New Year’ and today – on January 8, 2017 – it was so long and strong that the two Rescue puppies Simba and Ali had their first ‘snow baptism’ in the mountains. learn more

Fires on Crete

Firefighting helicopters for firefighting in Crete.

Fires on the island of Crete. Every summer there are serious fires on the island of Crete and throughout Greece. In part, they are causes of natural kind, but usually carelessness by open fire or even discarded cigarette. Unfortunately, however, it is also often the arson case, partly to make space for buildings available. Therefore, in the summer increased attention in dealing with open fires is necessary and signs of an emerging fire should be as soon as possible be reported to the authorities. The following photos are from fires and extinguishing work near Elounda in recent years. learn more

Taxi Fares

Buses and taxis

Taxi fares starting from the airport Heraklion for the summer season 2016. Directly when you leave the airport building of Heraklion after arrival, you stand in front of the taxi stand. The taxi drivers are willing to bring guests to every imaginable destination in Crete. Especially with 3 or – with children 4 – people this can be faster, cheaper and above all more comfortable than by bus. Of course, it may be easier and cheaper for longer distances and shorter stays of about 7 days, to rent a car direct at the airport from one of the various car… learn more

Merry X-mas

Cretan Santa Claus

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2016 from Crete ! learn more

OXI – OCHI

Syriza Oxi

OXI or OCHI The ‘No’ at the local Syriza party office before the vote on the referendum, which is in fact probably a convenient for or against the Euro. learn more

Elections in Greece

Ballots election in Greece 2015

A selection of the ballot for today’s election in Greece From top left to bottom right: Potami (The River), SYRIZA (Tsirpas), Communists, Nea Deomokratia (Samaras), Pasok, Golden Dawn (Fascists). learn more

Snow on Crete

Blocked road because of snow on Crete.

As can be seen on the photos, today there was an exceptional amount of snow on the otherwise sunny Mediterranean island of Crete ! learn more

Merry Christmas !

Christmas lights Agios Nicolaos

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from CreteTip.com ! Picture: Christmas lights at the marina of Agios Nicolaos, Crete. learn more