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by Erno
26 Apr 2018, 18:17
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: German tourist rescued on path from Sougia to Agia Roumeli
Replies: 0
Views: 23

German tourist rescued on path from Sougia to Agia Roumeli

German tourist rescued on path from Sougia to Agia Roumeli - 26 April, 2018 agia-roumeli.jpg In a state of emergency, a German tourist was found, who from yesterday wanted to cross the mountain path leading from Sougia to Agia Roumeli. The 50-year-old woman, however, lost her way and her orientatio...
by Erno
26 Apr 2018, 13:52
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Sfakia report, April 24-26th: weather, flowers
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: Sfakia report, April 24-26th: weather, flowers

Thanks again, Jean! A lovely Spring report again. It seems like the sunny and hot weather from the Northwest of Europe has moved to your side.

Have a good time.
by Erno
24 Apr 2018, 19:17
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Danger of prolonged water scarcity in Crete
Replies: 0
Views: 238

Danger of prolonged water scarcity in Crete

Danger of prolonged water scarcity in Crete - 24 April, 2018 In view of the increased demand for water in the summer months and the increase of the users due to the tourist season, Chania faces many years of water scarcity if the competent bodies do not apply preventive measures to manage supply an...
by Erno
23 Apr 2018, 09:55
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: High taxes on short term, privately rented property
Replies: 1
Views: 125

Re: High taxes on short term, privately rented property

These income tax rates seem to me quite normal in a European setting. Privately rented property (like through AirBnB) forms a serious threat to the hotel sector, which is paying much more taxes, and thus forms an unfair competition to it. Apart from this, privately rented property to tourists in Gre...
by Erno
22 Apr 2018, 09:02
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Sfakia report, April 20th, Tavri and Niato
Replies: 3
Views: 229

Re: Sfakia report, April 20th, Tavri and Niato

Beautiful report, Jean! Although Spring has started blossoming in the Northwest of Europe as well, the grass is always greener on the other side.

Thanks a lot, and keep them coming (tu)
by Erno
20 Apr 2018, 10:50
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: These are the new air routes that open to Chania airport
Replies: 0
Views: 201

These are the new air routes that open to Chania airport

These are the new air routes that open to Chania airport - 20 April, 2018 new-routes-chania-airport2018.jpg During the presentation at the open event, Fraport Managing Director Alexander Zinell apologized for not having come to Chania earlier this year for this presentation and communication with t...
by Erno
20 Apr 2018, 10:26
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Samaria gorge still closed, but unofficially open
Replies: 0
Views: 361

Samaria gorge still closed, but unofficially open

Samaria gorge still closed, but unofficially open - 20 April, 2018 samaria-gorge-walk.jpg Although the tourist season has officially begun, the Samaria National Park remains closed due to staff shortages, and the agony of all is intensifying, since, apart from a big tourist attraction, it is also a...
by Erno
16 Apr 2018, 08:22
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Crete remains hazy over the next days
Replies: 1
Views: 242

Crete remains hazy over the next days

Crete remains hazy over the next days - 16 April, 2018 160418.jpg The outlook for Crete remains hazy in the coming days. Only the word "hazy" does not have a metaphorical meaning here but literally, since high dust levels prevail in the atmosphere. According to predictive models, transfer...
by Erno
14 Apr 2018, 14:41
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Ryanair closes base at Chania Airport from 1st June
Replies: 4
Views: 705

Re: Ryanair closes base at Chania Airport from 1st June

Hi Mike, According to the announcement, the airline’s decision will also result in the cancellation of four low frequency flights from Chania to Katowice, Memmingen, Venice Treviso and Vilnius. So, the recent changes/ cancellations to hotel and car reservations concern people from these 4 destinatio...
by Erno
14 Apr 2018, 08:09
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Ryanair closes base at Chania Airport from 1st June
Replies: 4
Views: 705

Re: Ryanair closes base at Chania Airport from 1st June

Dear Sfakia-lovers, As a consequence of the last-minute flight cancellations by Ryanair of flights to Chania airport, now loads of reservation changes and cancellations come in, for room and car bookings, also in Sfakia ! Because of the already busy season, Ryanair has caused a lot of grief, to tour...
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