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Greece Launches Online Ticket Service for Admission to Museums, Sites

Visitors of certain archaeological sites, monuments and museums in Athens, Creteand the Peloponnese can now buy tickets online, the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports announced on Thursday.

Through the official e-ticketing service – etickets.tap.gr – visitors can purchase e-tickets for admission to the Acropolis and the archaeological sites of Athens’ historic center; the archaeological site of Knossos; the Heraklion Archeological Museum and the archaeological area and museum...

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Sky Express to Operate Three New Exclusive Routes in Greece

Sky Express will operate three new exclusive routes in Greece from April 1, 2017, until March 31, 2021, the airline said in an announcement on Wednesday.

Following a tender process of the Greek Infrastructure and Transport Ministry, Sky Express is the exclusive carrier of the lines Thessaloniki-Skyros, Limnos-Mytilini-Chios-Samos-Rhodes and Corfu-Aktio-Kefalonia-Zakynthos for the next four years.

In addition, Sky Express last week announced the launch of new direct flights from...

A Tour of the City of Heraklion, Crete

A Tour of the City of Heraklion during a sunny Spring day 

Coming to Heraklion for the first time, the visitor nowadays may be somewhat surprised by the changes that are taking place in Crete''s capital city; Heraklion is celebrating its rich history and moving onwards to a future full of potential.

Where, at one time, the number of cars in the city centre would have made walking difficult, you will now find large city-centre spaces cleared of traffic. You can enjoy walking in one...

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Aegean Airlines Increase UK Routes In Summer 2015 - London To Larnaca, Cyprus & Heraklion

More good news from Greece’s largest carrier AEGEAN, which has boosted its UK routes to Greece and Cyprus with two new direct flights from London to Larnaca, Cyprus and Heraklion, Crete.

Aegean Airlines, a Star Alliance member, announced that flights to Larnaca will depart from Heathrow daily as of March 29, while routes to Heraklion will be departing from Gatwick starting June 21st with up to six flights a week. Passengers, it said, will receive complimentary food and drink.

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Aegean Airlines Increase UK Routes In Summer 2015 - London To Larnaca, Cyprus & Heraklion

Aegean Airlines increase UK routes in Summer 2015 including 2 new direct routes from London to Larnaca, Cyprus and Heraklion, Crete offering a total of 6 direct routes!

Aegean Airlines , Greece’s largest airline and a Star Alliance member,  is to launch a new direct route from the UK to Larnaca, Cyprus and Heraklion, Crete. The flights to Larnaca will depart from Heathrow airport daily as of March 29th, 2015 while the flights to Heraklion will be departing from Gatwick airport as of...

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Lufthansa Boosts Greece With New Flight To Heraklion, Crete

Lufthansa boosts Greece with even more flights and upgraded services for coming Summer of 2015.

Biggest German carrier announced the launch of a new flight from Munich to Heraklion, Crete, a superb choice destination for German and European tourists.

Lufthansa, one of the world's largest and most prestigious airlines, will be flying to Crete and sunny Heraklion in almost three hours from Munich with an Airbus A320. All the holiday resorts and hotels on the 260 km long and 60 km...

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Enjoy Your Weekend - Visit To Heraklion Arcaeological Museum

If you plan on visiting a museum during the weekend, then the Herakleion Archaeological Museum could be your best option.

Where: Herakleion Crete, 2 Xanthoudidou St. and Xatzidaki

Why: The Herakleion Archaeological Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in Greece; comprising unique exhibits of Minoan art, it is considered as the museum of Minoan culture par excellence worldwide. It houses representative artefacts from all the periods of Cretan prehistory and...

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GDM Megaron Hotel, Heraklion, Crete in Superb Travel

A new great add to our selected hotel in Crete, Greece.

One more option for a splendid stay in Heraklion Town (the others are Lato Boutique Hotel and Atrion Hotel).

The GDM Megaron Luxury Hotel is an exclusive five star hotel of 58 rooms and suites.

It is ideally located overlooking the old harbrour of Heraklion Town and just aside from the boisterous bustle but so close to museums, restaurants, shops and cafes; 5 minutes walk or taxi ride from the arrival point at the port from...

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An Impressive Video of Monuments & Historical Heritage of Heraklion Town

Kalimera from sunny, bright Crete!

And what a better start of this superb weekend ahead ...

An impressive video aimed at highlighting monuments and historical heritage of the Municipality of Heraklion. The shooting for the implementation of this video made ​​at Gates Jesus Almighty, St. George, in arcades and squares of low Bastion Vitouri and Makasi.

Enjoy it : Heraklion Video or maybe read our guide about Heraklion Town (Tips, Where to Eat and Drink, Sights, Where to Stay,...

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Iraklion Archaeological Museum is open for a full visit as of May 6, 2014

We are excited, all renovation and extension works are now complete and Iraklion Archaeological Museum is open for a full visit as of May 6, 2014.

Heraklion Archaeological Museum, ( 2 Xanthoudidou Street, tel. +30-2810-224630, 280370, fax +30-2810-332610) in the center of Heraklion in Crete, houses the most important and representative finds from Minoan civilisation and excavations across the island of Crete. 

Consider a visit to Iraklion Museum as an inseparable part of your visit...