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by Erno
19 Jul 2019, 18:57
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Tourism drops in Greece after 5 record years
Replies: 5
Views: 454

Re: Tourism drops in Greece after 5 record years

tours wrote:In my opinion, this is a rather low intelligent answer/comment!


I do not agree. The people in Sfakia are living from tourism. It should not get too busy there, of course, but you cannot have the place to yourself for long, without consequences.
by Erno
16 Jul 2019, 10:39
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Samaria gorge closed on 17 July due to expected bad weather
Replies: 0
Views: 266

Samaria gorge closed on 17 July due to expected bad weather

Samaria gorge closed on 17 July due to expected bad weather - 16 July, 2019 samaria-gorge-bad-weather.jpg The Chania Forest Directorate announced that tomorrow, 17 July 2019, due to imminent bad weather phenomena, the Samaria National Park will remain closed. If the weather conditions are normalize...
by Erno
12 Jul 2019, 11:32
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: An end to reduced tax on tsikoudia (raki) and tsipouro
Replies: 2
Views: 397

An end to reduced tax on tsikoudia (raki) and tsipouro

An end to reduced tax on tsikoudia (raki) and tsipouro - 12 July, 2019 tsikoudia2.jpg The European Court of Justice obliges our country to equate the excise tax with other spirits, so it will be doubled. The Court of Justice of the European Union, following a European Commission appeal against Gree...
by Erno
11 Jul 2019, 09:58
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: A travel guide to Crete in the sixties (1964)
Replies: 1
Views: 151

A travel guide to Crete in the sixties (1964)

A travel guide to Crete in the sixties (1964) - 11 July, 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=8Rk5oOfZts0 British Pathé This segment of Pathé Pictorial gives a snapshot of what the beautiful island of Crete, Greece looked like in the nineteen-sixties. From a rich history that is...
by Erno
08 Jul 2019, 09:14
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Greeks vote with a hole in memory
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: Greeks vote with a hole in memory

Indeed :D

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by Erno
07 Jul 2019, 09:30
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Greeks vote with a hole in memory
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: Greeks vote with a hole in memory

Today's results of the general elections in Greece can be found around midnight here:

https://ekloges.ypes.gr/current/v/home/en/

The results of Sfakia are here:

https://ekloges.ypes.gr/current/v/home/ ... ties/9324/
by Erno
06 Jul 2019, 12:57
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Greeks vote with a hole in memory
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Greeks vote with a hole in memory

Greeks vote with a hole in memory - 6 July, 2019 Report on the Greek national elections of Sunday, 7 July, 2019 BY: JARL VAN DER PLOEG elections2019.jpg Applause rises in the gym in North Athens because one head after the other of the carved election winner comes on stage. Voters wave goodbye to th...
by Erno
05 Jul 2019, 10:28
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Tourism drops in Greece after 5 record years
Replies: 5
Views: 454

Tourism drops in Greece after 5 record years

Tourism drops in Greece after 5 record years - 5 July, 2019 tourists-beach.jpg Tourism traffic this summer in Greece is slightly slower than last year, according to surveys, air arrival data and hoteliers. The biggest pressure has been reported in Crete, as air arrivals dropped 7.2 percent in Irakl...
by Erno
04 Jul 2019, 10:54
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Beach webcam repairs on their way
Replies: 6
Views: 637

Re: Beach webcam repairs on their way

Last update: The webcam cannot be fixed. It looks like the camera module inside the webcam is damaged, possibly by mould inside the housing, and the CMOS imaging chip looks affected. That is why the image is out of focus/ blurred. webcam-cmos.jpg Tomorrow the webcam will be sent for servicing to Ath...
by Erno
03 Jul 2019, 14:50
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Beach webcam repairs on their way
Replies: 6
Views: 637

Re: Beach webcam repairs on their way

We have a bit of a live image:

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Later we hope to be able to finetune it. Fingers crossed.

You can check if we make progress here, of course: https://www.beach-webcam-crete.com/

It is getting a bit better, but we will continue tomorrow from noon.

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