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Creta Maris Green Team in action

07-31-2019 10:43 AM CET | Tourism, Cars, Traffic

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Tree Preservation & Guests’ Information on Cretan Flora

In the context of Creta Maris Beach Resort’s Social Responsibility Program, on Tuesday, 23rd of July, the resort organized the “Tree Preservation Day,” while it also offered to its guests Information on Cretan Flora.

The Green Team of Creta Maris Beach Resort, consisting of volunteer-employees and volunteers-guests proceeded with whitewashing* tree trunks and plants’ caring in the premises of the resort, with the aim to protect the environment and to inform and sensitize its guests.

At first, the volunteer-guests were informed about the pioneering Sustainability Program that Creta Maris implements and the ways in which they can also contribute to the protection of the environment. Then, they were guided to the beautiful gardens of Creta Maris, consisting of unique species of plants and trees that are typical examples of the local flora, and whitewashed* trees and cared about the flowers.

The guests were impressed and felt lucky to have the opportunity to get acquainted with the Cretan flora and to participate in the traditional work of the Cretans.

*Whitewashing = method often used by tree growers or home gardeners to protect fruit and ornamental trees from pests and sun-scald.

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Mrs. Faye Papaioannou, Creta Maris Beach Resort
Hersonissos, 700 14, Crete, Greece
Tel: (+30) 28970 27072, (+30) 6945 545045

About Creta Maris Beach Resort:
Creta Maris Beach Resort, member of Metaxa Hospitality Group, has been originally launched in 1975 and is situated next to Hersonissos, just 25 minutes (24km) from the Heraklion Airport. With a capacity of 680 rooms, suites and bungalows, 6 restaurants, 7 bars, 7 swimming pools, waterpark, open-air cinema, gym, Hammam spa, Asterias Children’s Club, and a great space for outdoor and indoor activities, Creta Maris is a blend of tradition and luxury together on a beautiful beach with crystal clear waters where guests can experience the authentic Cretan hospitality.

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