Here is our section with news and events in Kea. We write about the most important news in Kea that a tourist might like to know and also about events that take place there, including festivals, art exhibitions, performances and more. Have a look in our events and check if there is something interesting to attend during your holidays in Kea.
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A roll of myths and fairytales will be unfolded from July 20th to 28th, 2013, on the island of Kea. Thirty-three narrators, representatives of five international festivals, will meet and narrate stories altogether.
A few days ago, on May 24th, a diver of the Brittanic shipwreck, Carl Spencer, 37, died probably from decompression sickness, commonly know as the bends, a problem caused when surfacing too quickly from a dive.
The tower of Agia Marina, built in the 4th century B.C. and 20 metres high, is the highest structure on the island and it was one of the highest towers in the ancient world. However, today this tower, which stands in the mainland of Kea, is facing the danger of collapse.
The Folktale Festival will take place on the island of Kea, from 12 to 20 July 2008 for the 6th year now, giving the chance to Greek and foreigner artists to present their work on the beautiful scenery of the island.