Chios News (9)

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Byzantine Museum opened again

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
The Byzantine Museum of Chios opened again a few days ago and it is housed in the Metzitie Mosque, Chios Town.
Posted on Jul 05, 2010 Category: News

Mastic museum to be created soon

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
The creation of the first Mastic Museum in the world will soon be a reality and of course the island of Chios will be the host.
Posted on Oct 07, 2009 Category: News

Development of alternative tourism

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
The company Trekking Hellas is visiting Chios this April to study the chances to include the island into its schedule. This particular company is activating in alternative tourism and sports.
Posted on Mar 09, 2009 Category: News

Ready for a Mastic Museum

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
The plan to create a Mastic Museum will be discussed in the three-day conference of the mastic producers, October 17-19. The museum will be built near Pyrgi area and will be financed by the European Union.
Posted on Oct 16, 2008 Category: News

5.6-magnitude tremor with no injuries

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
A strong undersea 5.6 Richter quake was felt in the northeast Aegean, off the isle of Psara and close to Chios yesterday morning.
Posted on Nov 10, 2007 Category: News

Will Chios demolish a local eyesore?

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
Authorities have decided to pull down a glaring eyesore of a three-storied building
Posted on Apr 11, 2007 Category: News

Rare Orchids suffer from human activities

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
What many people do not know about Chios is that this island contains 102 species of orchids, most of which are extremely rare.
Posted on May 13, 2005 Category: News

A 21 century old head operation

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
The discovery of a successful head operation, which is believed to have occurred around 2,000 years ago, has the archaeological society buzzing.
Posted on Sep 04, 2003 Category: News

Mastic enters the world of cosmetics

• Eastern Aegean, Chios
The mastic resin has always been the trademark of Chios. The unique mastic trees that grow up only in the southern part of the island are known since the ancient times
Posted on Jul 05, 2002 Category: News