Unexpectedly excessive costs, even by Mykonos requirements, has made an impression on an American girl who visited the island.
She complained to a journey agent, who was answerable for her keep, for the €592.92 invoice she was requested to pay for simply two cocktails and a portion of crab legs at a seaside restaurant.
“We spent a wonderful day on the seaside however please, warn your future prospects that the restaurant-bar we visited, charged us €600 for 2 cocktails and a portion of crab legs,” she mentioned to Proto Thema in her message to the vacationer agent.
“Whereas we knew that the invoice wouldn’t exceed €200, all of the sudden they requested us to pay €600!
“In truth, they put three males in entrance of us after I refused to pay as a result of what they have been asking for was outrageous.
“The one extra outlet was that we had sat for 3 hours on two deck chairs.
“Leaving, the locals informed me that prospects always alert the police about comparable incidents regarding that particular institution, however nothing is ever finished.”
The American vacationer, who’s touring together with her 19-year-old daughter, goes to file a lawsuit within the Mykonos Police Sub-Directorate in opposition to the managers of the restaurant as she claims that she acquired threats from workers of the restaurant.
She mentioned they informed her issues like “we all know the place you reside,” after they refused to pay €600 for the 2 cocktails, one serving of crab legs and an extreme tip.
The Island of the Winds, which Mykonos is affectionately often called, has acquired dangerous wrap prior to now few weeks alone for its extreme costs and poor remedy of employees.
That is definitely the kind of press the vacation island doesn’t need weeks earlier than the summer time begins, particularly as they search to recuperate after two years of strict pandemic measurements.
Elsewhere, Cyprus Airways has introduced new summer time 2022 flights to 3 Greek locations from its base in Larnaca, Cyprus.
Beginning on June 15, the airline will likely be conducting two weekly flights to/from the island of Mykonos.
Summer season providers to/from the island of Santorini will start on June 20. The provider may even fly as soon as every week to town of Preveza (western Greece) from June 14.
The information was introduced on Thursday by Konstantinos Melas, industrial supervisor of BBT Air – Aviation Providers, the Normal Gross sales Agent of Cyprus Airways in Greece.
“We’re within the means of additional growing our community and partnerships, in addition to the alternatives that emerge in each market within the post-Covid-19 period,” Melas mentioned throughout a press occasion in Athens.
Cyprus Airways already flies to Athens, Thessaloniki, Heraklion (Crete); Rhodes and Skiathos.
Outdoors Greece, Cyprus Airways operates flights from Larnaca to Cairo, Beirut, Tel Aviv and Jeddah.
Melas additionally mentioned Cyprus Airways would obtain a 3rd new plane – an Airbus 320 with 180 seats – by early June. That is along with two new plane acquired in earlier months – an A320 and an A319.
Cyprus Airways launched flights in June 2017 and is a member of the Worldwide Air Transport Affiliation (IATA).
In the meantime, Vacationers will not be required to put on face masks on airplanes and at airports as of Could 16, the European Union Aviation Security Company (EASA) and European Middle for Illness Prevention and Management (ECDC) mentioned on Wednesday.
Within the up to date joint Aviation Well being Security Protocol launched to handle Covid-19, the companies dropped the advice obligatory medical masks sporting in airports and on board flights, whereas stating that face masks are nonetheless one of many “finest protections in opposition to the transmission of Covid-19”.
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