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by sethuk
30 Aug 2016, 12:00
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Airport tax EUR 13 per ticket for Fraport at Chania Airport
Replies: 6
Views: 3826

Re: Airport tax EUR 13 per ticket for Fraport at Chania Airport

Hi Erno I recall, a few years ago, that Blackpool Airport (UK) imposed a £10 per person airport development levy and RyanAir pulled their operations from there immediately. I hope that FRAPORT have spoken with Michael O'Leary. RyanAir would be a big loss to Crete, and, iondeed to the whole of Greec...
by sethuk
17 Aug 2016, 14:38
Forum: History and Archaeology of Crete
Topic: Railway in Crete
Replies: 4
Views: 8914

Re: Railway in Crete

That's my boy!
Seth @--@
by sethuk
17 Aug 2016, 12:57
Forum: History and Archaeology of Crete
Topic: Railway in Crete
Replies: 4
Views: 8914

Re: Railway in Crete

Hi Erno
That explains the rusty old tank engine slowly rotting away beside Heraklion harbour (unless some local railway enthusiasts have restored it). I have a picture of it but don't know how to paste it here!
Cheers
Seth @--@

Here it is:

old-tank-engine.jpg
by sethuk
30 Jul 2016, 15:05
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: This is the new airport of Chania
Replies: 8
Views: 5062

Re: This is the new airport of Chania

Very nice, Erno
but look at the line on the far right.
That is the people checking in their bags ...after checking in!
Not a great deal of progress, methinks.
cheers
Seth @--@
by sethuk
20 Jul 2016, 17:51
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Fishing boat - Frango/Hora Sfakion.
Replies: 4
Views: 3519

Re: Fishing boat - Frango/Hora Sfakion.

If Elgin had your metal detector he might have rescued even more of the decaying Ancient Greek artefacts & buildings allowed to fall into total disrepair during the Turkish hegemony. The Marbles would probably not exist had it not been for the British Government purchasing them from Elgin in 181...
by sethuk
20 Jul 2016, 12:46
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: This is the new airport of Chania
Replies: 8
Views: 5062

Re: This is the new airport of Chania

....but not new practice. Hi Erno, For years now we have been leaving Chania on an early July Tuesday. It is always chaotic. This year just one baggage security check available. The queue was the entire length of the departure/arrivals building. It took us longer to get rid of our bags than it did t...
by sethuk
18 Jun 2016, 09:50
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Greek civil aviation workers to hold five-day strike 20 - 24 June
Replies: 2
Views: 2099

Re: Greek civil aviation workers to hold five-day strike 20 - 24 June

Correction!

ekathimerini

I like things to be spelt correctly.
Cheors, Suthuk
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by sethuk
18 Jun 2016, 08:14
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Greek civil aviation workers to hold five-day strike 20 - 24 June
Replies: 2
Views: 2099

Re: Greek civil aviation workers to hold five-day strike 20 - 24 June

Hi all From todays Ekatherimini newspaper. Greek civil aviation workers suspend strike after talks with government Greek civil aviation workers suspended a five-day strike planned for June 20-25 to protest against the development of the country’s regional airports after receiving assurances from the...
by sethuk
02 Jun 2016, 12:52
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: ERNO
Replies: 3
Views: 2658

Re: ERNO

Probably organising the Brass Band!
LOL
Sethuk
by sethuk
01 Jun 2016, 17:57
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: ERNO
Replies: 3
Views: 2658

ERNO

Where are you? Missing your posts? only three weeks before I arrive in Sfakia? Who will organise the brass band if Erno the Magician is not there?
Help, said Seth the halfwit!
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