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Immortality may be Humanity's oldest dream but this phenomenal Olive tree may have achieved it! Planted between two Geometric era cemeteries in Ano Gouves, western Crete, with its heartwood long gone and with a hollow trunk, it still produces Homer's "liquid gold" 3,000 or possibly 4,000 years later! Her branches were used to make wreaths for the Athens 2004 Olympics. It has witnessed a series... Show more

Immortality may be Humanity's oldest dream but this phenomenal  Olive tree may have achieved it! Planted between two Geometric era cemeteries in Ano Gouves, western Crete, with its heartwood long gone and with a hollow trunk, it still produces Homer's "liquid gold" 3,000 or possibly 4,000 years later! Her branches were used to make wreaths for the Athens 2004 Olympics. It has witnessed a series of invaders from Minoan times to silly tourists ignoring signs and invading her trunk for a selfie! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_tree_of_Vouves
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A pioneering exhibition, matching the genius of Picasso with his original inspiration the Minotaur of Crete and geometric ancient Greek Art runs at Eleftherna Archeological Museum, Crete until 20 October 2024. 62 Picasso sculptures and paintings are displayed side by side with the ancient relics from Eleftherna, an incredibly rich site continuously inhabited since neolithic times! More details... Show more

A pioneering exhibition, matching the genius of Picasso with his original inspiration the Minotaur of Crete and geometric ancient Greek Art runs at Eleftherna Archeological Museum, Crete until 20 October 2024. 62 Picasso sculptures and paintings are displayed side by side with the ancient relics from Eleftherna, an incredibly rich site continuously inhabited since neolithic times! More details at https://mae.uoc.gr/

It's the same story all around the world: tourism has returned, tourism workers have not! Surely, the main obstacles must be lousy pay, poor working conditions and job insecurity. spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/news/2024/07/…

Tourism rebounds in New York, state comptroller finds

An analysis of travel by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found people are visiting New York state close to pre-2020 levels.

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The tireless volunteers of Archelon spot and relocate a sea turtle nest in popular Rethymno Beach, Crete (5 July 2024). The nest was too close to the sea, so the eggs were carefully moved one by one higher up. Find out more at archelon.gr/en

The tireless volunteers of Archelon spot and relocate a sea turtle nest in popular Rethymno Beach, Crete (5 July 2024). The nest was too close to the sea, so the eggs were carefully moved one by one higher up. Find out more at https://archelon.gr/en

To find the answer you first need to comprehend that ecotourism is not about development and numbers, you should celebrate that it is still small, rather than complain! indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/destination-of…

What will it take to develop, grow, and maintain eco tourism in northern India? | Destination-of-the-week News - The Indian Express

Discover the untapped potential of eco-tourism in northern India, where diverse landscapes and rich biodiversity await. Despite challenges such as over-tourism, under-tourism, and inadequate infrastructure,…

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