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15 days of unstoppable beach party!
Icarus Festival is a popular multicultural festival organized every year in Ikaria! Its purpose is to host artists whose music has a common goal: to establish a dialogue between different cultures.
Throughout the year all Ikarian villages organize feasts to celebrate religious and some non-religious holidays.
Icarus Festival is a popular multicultural festival organized every year in Ikaria! It aims to host artists whose music has a common goal: to establish the dialogue between different cultures.
The program of the Icarus Festival for Dialogue Between Cultures has already been annouced and, like every year, it includes many events, like film presentations, musical concerts and photo exhibitions.
The small islands of Ikaria and Fourni will be left without ferry transportation as the vessels of nautical company GA Ferries that used to carry out the routes will be docked in the port of Piraeus.
The forest of Ranti in Ikaria, a region of extreme natural beauty, is seriously threatened by uncontrolled and illegal pasturing.
The Icarus Festival for Dialogue Between Cultures will take place again this year from July 12th to August 19th on the beautiful island of Ikaria, Eastern Aegean.
The permanent inhabitants of Ikaria are approaching the record of longevity and attract the interest of the global scientific community.
The sub-perfect of the island asks for a better ferry conenction to Piraeus, as the present itineraries are not convenient for the residents and visitors.
A unit for the prodution of hybrid energy was inaugurated last week on Ikaria, to provide the whole island with electric energy produced from recoverable reserves. This is considered a very important step for the production of the environemt.
On the island of Ikaria, Eastern Aegean, and for the 3rd year by now the Icarus Festival for Dialogue between Cultures is taking place from 23 June till 22 July 2008.
A Striped Dolphin of species Stenella coeruleoalba was stranded a few days before in an almost inaccessible area, near Trapalo village, on the Aegean island of Ikaria.
Covering the need for environmental information in the communities of the Aegean islands is top priority for Archipelagos. With this objective they organize events for local communities and island schools
Operations at Archipelagos new research base, the Centre of Environmental & Agricultural Research of the Aegean Sea in Ikaria began in May 2005.