Greek firefighters express gratitude to Russia for help in extinguishing fires

Greek firefighters express gratitude to Russia for help in extinguishing fires

Russia’s aid in extinguishing massive blazes raging in Greece in August was substantial, Greek firefighters are grateful for it to their Russian colleagues, Chief of the Hellenic Fire Service Lieutenant General Stefanos Kolokouris told Russian journalists on Tuesday at the farewell ceremony for the crews of two Russian Il-76 firefighting planes and two Mi-8 helicopters […]

Taxis in Rome

Taxis in Rome

Taxis in Rome Taxis in Rome, let alone any foreign nation, are never as simple as they appear. Add a language barrier and a cunning taxi driver to the mix, and you may very well begin your journey in the eternal city on the wrong foot. Not to worry, we’re going to empower you with […]

Corfu welcomes first cruise ship of new season

Corfu welcomes first cruise ship of new season

The Greek island of Corfu welcomed its first cruise ship of the new season on Tuesday, hoping much awaited tourists will help salvage losses incurred during 2020 due to the coronavirus. Corfu port authorities said some 600 tourists from countries including Italy, France and Germany were on board the Costa Luminosa, operated by Italy’s Costa […]