Tuesday , May 18 2021

Liz Osborn

Liz Osborn's first experience of the island was as a holiday rep in 1992. She fell in love with everything Zakynthian and has been here since then. Liz became a Greek citizen in 2003 and has been active in tourism and the Greek life over the years. Liz's support of the island saw her joining the Zakynthos Informer team in 2020

Booking “explosion” for Greece and Cyprus – What the head of the German company FTI says

An explosion of reservations for the summer holidays, with Greece and Cyprus among the most in-demand destinations. The head of the FTI company Ralph Schiller expects. And estimates that this summer will be better than the previous one. But there will be a complete recovery of the industry in 2022. …

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Loss of billions for Lufthansa, Accelerates the modernization of its fleet

On the way out of the pandemic, Lufthansa, the German airline, still has a long way to go. After further losses of billions in the first quarter of the year, the most economically powerful air transport group in Europe lowered its expectations for a gradual recovery of flights and air transport. …

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MSC Cruises | Vaccination program launched for its crews – Cruise ships go to sea

MSC Cruises has launched a Covid-19 vaccination program to all its crew members. The crew of the flagship MSC Virtuosa will be vaccinated before the ship’s maiden voyage from the UK from Southampton, around May 20th, according to the company. MSC plans to give priority to the crew of ten …

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There is a gradual easing of restrictive measures

After the opening of the restaurant, which took place on Monday, May 3rd. It is the turn of the schools to open on May 10th and of tourism on Saturday May 15th. When the inter regional  movements are expected to be released. According to the plan so far to relax …

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Traffic ban The schedule is changing today

The traffic ban changes from today, Easter Monday. Citizens are allowed to travel from 05.00 in the morning until 23.00 in the evening Not forgetting an SMS to 13033. At the same time, it is reminded that inter-municipal movements are allowed within each regional unit.   Source: ΑΠΕ – ΜΠΕ

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Temperature soars today – African dust is limited

The temperature will remain at very high levels for the season today, Easter Monday, with the exception of the north western part of the country, where it will drop slightly. Light clouds are expected from noon in the Ionian and the mainland that will thicken and in the evening in …

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Restaurants and cafes opening See what fines will be imposed when the measures are not observed

Open until 10:45 pm, from today and daily, are the restaurants without music and with table seats exclusively in open space, while citizens must send the code 6 by SMS to 13033. We are all happy for our favourite places to open again after such a long time but please …

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Coronavirus vaccines: Platform opened for 45-49 – Youngsters rush to get vaccinated

Many citizens rushed to be vaccinated today, Good Friday. The response of the younger ones, especially the age group 30-39 who are vaccinated exclusively with AstraZeneca is impressive. According to the data, 130,000 appointments have been made while 19,000 have already been vaccinated. In the 40-44 age group, 70,000 people made appointments …

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Easter with a temperature of 35 degrees – When will the temperature fall and where will the rains start

With a spring sky and summer temperatures, Tassos Arniakos says that this year we will celebrate Easter all over the country. A key element of the next few days will be the south winds of 5 to 6 Beaufort, which carry African dust. The result, as we already see today in Attica, …

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Holy Saturday: The store hours and more…

Holy Saturday today with measures for the coronavirus and a traffic ban from 22:00 at night. As for the opening hours of the stores, as early as 7, on Holy Saturday, supermarkets have the opportunity to open and stay open until 7 in the afternoon. The rest of the retailer …

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