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

Traffic: Controls are very strict throughout the Holy Week – How many tolls were passed

“The controls for the avoidance of interregional movements will be very strict throughout the Holy Week. The director of the Attica Traffic Directorate, Brigadier General Spyros Laskos, told APE-MPE. At the same time, Mr. Laskos points out that “it is imperative that the citizens realize that those who do not …

Read More »

N. Hardalias – “Zakynthos remains in deep red”

A while ago, the Deputy Minister of Civil Protection, Nikos Hardalias, announced the areas that go into or leave the deep red, with our island being maintained in the deep red. Deputy Minister of Civil Protection Nikos Hardalias analyzed the measures that will apply in the near future For the …

Read More »

In the USA and Mexico the Minister of Tourism H. Theoharis for meetings for the opening of tourism

The Minister of Tourism, Mr. Haris Theocharis, is paying a special visit to the USA and Mexico to resume the tourist activity to Greece. Continuing his tour of countries with high interest in Greek Tourism in the US and Mexico, Mr. Theocharis will have a series of contacts with government …

Read More »

One dose of AstraZeneca or Pfizer vaccine reduces the risk of coronavirus infection by 65%

The chance of someone becoming infected with coronavirus is significantly reduced by about 65% after the first dose of the Oxford / Astra Zeneca or Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine. According to a new British study. Vaccines also work just as well for people over the age of 75 as for …

Read More »

Programmed power cuts 24/4-27/4.

Saturday 24th April 08.00 – 15.00 Argassi (Brusakia) – Neradzoules 13.00 – 15.00 Argassi Hotel Christos Xenos   Sunday 25th April 08.00 – 12.00 Zakynthos town – I Plessa and Desula from A.Makri to L Dimokratas 12.00 – 14.30 Zakynthos town from Koluva to ‘My Market’   Monday 26th April …

Read More »

Unique screening of Zakynthos at “NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELLER” in Poland (PHOTO)

The magazine “NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELLER”, which was published in Poland this month, features a multi-page article by Polish journalist-blogger Agnieszka Zawistowska, dedicated to Zakynthos. The journalist – blogger, has visited all the Ionian Islands many times since 2015. In collaboration with the previous Regional Authority and has made extensive articles in …

Read More »

Programmed Power cuts 22nd and 23rd April

  Thursday 22nd April 08.00 – 12.00 Katastari – Orthonies – Ano Volimes – beach 12.00 – 15.00 Agios Nicholas Volimes   Friday 23rd April 07.30 – 14.30 Mouzaki Bourtsi 13.00 – 15.00 Ampelokipi ERT Leivadi   Source DEDDHE

Read More »

On 3/5 the restaurant opens – On 10/5 high schools and primary schools Vaccination for over 30 years starts from Holy Week | See the announcements

The Prime Minister announced the roadmap for the return to normalcy a few hours ago. On 3/5 the restaurant opens – On 10/5 high schools and primary schools. Vaccination for over 30 years starts from the Holy Week. In more detail, Mr. Mitsotakis said: We are going through the last …

Read More »

8,085 people have been vaccinated on the island P. Dragonas: “Side effects, which pose a risk to the life of the vaccinated person are statistically extremely rare”

The flow of vaccinations in Zakynthos is considered satisfactory. Since so far a total of 8,085 people have been vaccinated. Of these, only 2,509 have had the second dose. In the Ionian Islands, Corfu precedes as the number of citizens who have already been vaccinated is 23,318 so far, with …

Read More »

Peloini – The governments position is to NOT allow interregional travel at Easter.

Government spokeswoman Aristotle Peloni confirmed the government’s suggestion NOT to allow interregional travel in view of Easter. Speaking this morning on SKAI TV and the “Today” show. “We will wait for the Commission’s proposal.  However the government’s position is not to open interregional travel. “we don’t want to risk transferring …

Read More »