Astypalea News and Events (4)

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Feast of the Assumption Astypalaia 2019

Category: Events | Event duration: Aug 14, 2019 until Aug 16, 2019
Dodecanese, Astypalea Posted on May 06, 2019
The central festivities for the Assumption of Mary are taking place at the church of Panagia Portaitissa in the capital of Astypalaia.
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Erotic graffiti found on rocky spot

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Dodecanese, Astypalea Posted on Jul 18, 2014
An important discovery that sheds light to the erotic life of the ancient Greeks was made recently on windswept island of Astypalea. Dr Andreas Vlachopoulos chanced upon a couple of sexual inscriptions carved upon a rocky promontory above Vathy.
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Strong tornado caused local damages

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Dodecanese, Astypalea Posted on Nov 12, 2013
A tornado of great intensity struck the small island of Astypalea in Dodecanese yesterday, November 11th. It was a heavy storm that lasted for more than 10 hours and caused many damages.
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Still without a proper medical centre

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Dodecanese, Astypalea Posted on Feb 20, 2009
A Dodecanesian MP of the Socialist Party of Greece, Mr Nikitiades, emerged last week once more the issue of the people of Astypalea, who are still waiting for doctors to staff their Medical Centre.
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