NEWS & MEDIA


 By clicking the links below, you will be directed to the relevant news item:

  • Article about the Kaminaki cave in Kaminaki, Corfu Press, August 20, 2018; 
  • Article about the Kaminaki cave in Kaminaki, Corfu TV News, August 20, 2018;
  • Article about the Kaminaki cave in Kaminaki, Start TV Kerkira, August 20, 2018;
  • Article about the Kaminaki cave in Kaminaki, www.corfuland.gr, August 21, 2018;.
  • Article about the Kaminaki cave in Kaminaki, Ethnikos Kirikas (The National Herald), August 21, 2018;
  • Article about the Anthropograva cave in Klimatia, Corfu TV News, August 22, 2018;
  • Article about the Green cave between Antipsos beach and Krouza beach in area Ermones, Corfu TV News, August 27, 2018;
  • Article about the Green cave between Antipsos beach and Krouza beach in area Ermones, Start TV Kerkira, August 27, 2018;
  • Article about the Green cave between Antipsos beach and Krouza beach in area Ermones, Corfu Press, August 27, 2018;
  • Article about the Tripa tou Pelaou cave in Agios Mattheos, Corfu TV News, September 1, 2018;
  • Article about the Gravolithia cave in Spartilas, Corfu TV News, September 7, 2018;
  • Interview about the research to the caves of Corfu, Corfu TV News, September 29, 2018;
  • During the research in summer 2018 many Corfiots helped by providing useful information. Sometimes a name of a cave or an interesting story, but also with providing exact locations of caves. Many thanks to: Alexandros Melidis, Ioannis Loukas, Giannis Gasteratos, Angeliki Sgourou, Spiros Sgouros, Giannis Trifonas, Iakovos Vasilakis, Tina Pangali, Georgios Salvanos, Spiros Sueref, Maria Nikoulouzou, Marco Duifhuis, Bob Giles, Petros Kapsokavadis, Xenia Tsenempi, Spiros Chondrogiannis, Pavlos Kostopoulos, Georgia and Spiros, Panos Chondriogiannis, Georgos Soukeras, Fonni Mesimeri, Alekos Damaskinos, Chris Simatis, Mariliza Paolinelli, Nikos Paolinelli, Kostas Spinoulas, and many others (September 29, 2018);

  • The website www.speleocorfu.com is online! The website is a database with information, photos and videos about the caves of Corfu. The research to the caves of Corfu continues. The website will be regularly updated with the most current information. For questions, suggestions, feedback or comments, please send email to info@speleocorfu.com. Also for any information about caves of Corfu (small or big), rumors and stories, old maps, interesting books or anything else, please feel free to contact Speleo Corfu. Any small detail can lead to the rediscovery of a cave (Oktober 6, 2018);

  • Dourou, R. (2018, October 7). Ο σπηλαιολόγος René van Vliet μιλά αποκλειστικά στο CorfuTVNews: "Μια ανασκόπηση της έρευνας των σπηλαίων της Κέρκυρας". Επισημάνσεις της Κυριακής, p. 14, p. 17 (Exclusive interview with Rea Dourou of Corfu TV News about the research to the caves of Corfu, with pictures of Alexandros Melidis): 

  • Article about the Katsouris cave in Glyfa, Corfu TV News, October 8, 2018;
  • Article about the Katsouris cave in Glyfa, CorfuPress.com, October 9, 2018;
  • Caves are for locals of great interest. Myths, legends, ghosts, dragonflies are strongly believed in. All caves of the island are connected and eventually find their way in sea. Speleo Corfu want to describe those interesting stories. If you know a story of a cave of Corfu, maybe from grandmothers' time, please send e-mail to info@speleocorfu.com (November 6, 2018);
  • Support the research to the caves of Corfu! For more information about the fundraising, please click here (December 10, 2018);
  • Caving expeditions Spring 2019 (January 26, 2019):
  • For the search to some caves help is necessary. Please send an email to info@speleocorfu.com if you are familiair with (the area of) the next villages: Agios Markos, Agios Panteleimon, Analipsi, Ano Korakiana, Drosato, Kalogritsa in Pagi, Kato Korakiana, Sgourades, Sokraki, Valanio. Please also contact Speleo Corfu if you know folktales about a cave, especially if you know myths, legends, and stories about ghosts and dragons of Grava Tsoukas (February 22, 2019);
  • Exclusive interview with Rea Dourou of Corfu TV News about the new caving expeditions in Corfu that will take place from April 16 to May 1, 2019 on Corfu TV News, March 10, 2019;
  • The new caving expeditions Spring 2019 are made possible thanks to Giannis Gasteratos, Theodoros Skalitis, Employees of the Archives of Corfu, Alexandros Melidis, Michelle Anthis, Angeliki Sgourou, Gianna Michala, Maria Nikoulouzou, Dimitris Mandilas, Panos Chondrogiannis, Ioannis Papoutsis, Georgios Soukeras, Angeliki Pouliasi, Georgos Chondrogiannis, Georgia Michala, Filippos Parginos, Spiros Siriotis, Evgenios E. Lomis, Andreas Korikis, Theodoros Nikomanis, Giorgos Kastamonitis (EMED), Theodoris Kardamis, Elena Leisou, Spiros Bandios, Meredith Stravoravdi, Maria (Thomas Taverna Karousades), Eleni Nerantzi, Aristidis Tsirimiangos, Voula Bouka, Vassilis Karampatos, Gertjan van Pelt (Canyonezone), Sander Suk, Eddo de Leeuw, and many others. I would like to thank you all for your ideas, suggestions, information and all other help. Research to the caves of Corfu has been made possible by your efforts! (March 10, 2019);

  • Dourou, R. (2019, March 10). Οι νέες σπηλαιολογικές αποστολές στην Κέρκυρα με τον σπηλαιολόγο Rene van Vliet. Επισημάνσεις της Κυριακής, p. 21 (Exclusive interview with Rea Dourou of Corfu TV News about the new caving expeditions in Corfu that will take place from April 16 to May 1, 2019, with pictures of Alexandros Melidis and Giannis Gasteratos):
  • Νέες έρευνες στην Κέρκυρα από τον Ολλανδό σπηλαιολόγο René van Vliet on Enimerosi, March 20, 2019;
  • New caving expeditions in Corfu with Dutch speleologist René van Vliet on Enimerosi, March 20, 2019;
  • (2019, March 21). Νέες έρευνες στην Κέρκυρα από τον Ολλανδό σπηλαιολόγο René van Vliet. Καθημερινή Ενημέρωση, p. 11:
  • Announcement of the new caving expeditions on CorfuWall.gr on March 27, 2019.