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Tourists Covid positive after Zakynthos holiday

Reports have been coming in of confirmed Covid cases in Plymouth, Devon in the UK, relating to tourists aged 18 and 19yr, who have recently returned from Zakynthos. We understand that 11 have definitely been confirmed as having Covid, but as many as 30 could be infected.  Most of those …

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EasyJet to stop flights from three UK airports from 01 September

It’s has been announced this afternoon that EasyJet will shut three UK airport bases on 01 September 2020. The bases at Newcastle, Southend and Stansted will close on 01 September, not only causing a loss of approx 670 employers but also affecting EasyJet flights from these airports. All outbound flights …

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Investigation into tourists death

An Investigation has begun into the death of a young tourist who fell from the cliffs above the ‘shipwreck’, Navagio Beach. The judicial investigation that’s now taking place, will look into the circumstances of the tragic accident that occurred in Summer 2017, that resulted in the death of a young …

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Zakynthos:- Resident’s point of view.

Reading an article in the local newspaper Zante. report a local resident had this to say in regards to tourism and opertaing a business during a pandemic. It reads:- Nothing is done without risk! What is it that we actually want? Tourism; with taking the necessary risks or closing hotels and …

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Tourism:- IATA:- What travellers are concerned about on flights

According a report by Proto Thema Greece , the World Air Transport Association recently did a survey on what are the concerns of travellers flying to their destinations. Main Concerns. The main concerns of travellers regarding the risk of infection by the coronavirus on the flight are presented by the World …

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Greece:- Entering Greece with “Bar-Codes” and “Passenger Locator Forms” compulsory 48 Hours before travel.

The industry “tourism” is in full swing for a very different summer due to the coronavirus.   As SKAI TV channel revealed, with targeted bar-code tests, the gates of Greek tourism will open from July 1 at 27 airports in the country, which will receive flights from 18 destinations outside …

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Greece:- What makes Greece so special? (Video).

As part of the PameZakynthos campaign, Zakynthos Informer will share photographs, videos and of course information all about our Island. The initiative focuses on the online platform www.pamezakyntho.gr, in which the tourist companies of Zakynthos can post special offers exclusively for the Greek market. There will be a lot of …

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Zakynthos:- Wednesday 01 July, first international flights arrive.

Flights to our airport have continued throughout the pandemic. However, Wednesday will mark the first international flights our airport will receive this year. In addition it will also mark the first official day of tourism on our island. According to information and what the airport officials report, the first flight …

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Greece bans UK flights until 15 July

Further to the announcement yesterday in regards to Europe opening its borders for flights, it has been confirmed in the last hour that UK Tourists will not be able to travel directly  to Greece until 15 July. The Greek government announced extending the ban on direct flights arriving from Britain, …

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Greece:- “Enjoy you stay- Stay Safe” campaign for visitors.

The General Secretariat for Civil Protection has issued 9 instructions for taking the necessary measures to protect against COVID-19 disease. Given that as of July 1st , 41 entry gates “open” around the country (27 airports, 7 land entry points and 7 ports) . The central message of this new …

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