The Bad News: Shipping companies are raising the tickets fares at 8%-12%. Some have applied the increases already, other will follow. That’s a big blow for Eastern tourism on the islands amid the huge economic crisis and recession.
The Good News: Tobacco companies have started discount offers for the expensive cigarettes. You buy two packages, 4 euro each, and you pay just 7,50! Not all companies have started this Smoke More, Pay Less offer but it is a matter of time in order to beat the competition.