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Low-cost Air Travel Taking a Bite Out of Greek Ferry Share

Greek ferry service providers have repeatedly warned that the emergence of low-cost airlines will have an irreversible impact on the sector. Now, a European Parliament study has come to back that up.

Santorini Mayor Warns that too Much Tourism is Taking a Toll

Famous across the globe for its stunning beauty, the volcanic island of Santorini is now facing the dire consequences of too much tourism, which appears to be taking a toll on the very natural landscape it is known for.

Arabs Introduced to Greece Tourism Investment Opportunities

Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO) Secretary General Dimitris Tryfonopoulos invited Arab entrepreneurs to invest in Greek tourism during the 5th Arab-Hellenic Economic Forum held in Athens.

Greece’s Ancient Amphipolis Site May Reveal Second Structure

Ongoing excavation works at the Amphipolis tomb, which has had the world on edge as to the identity of the person buried there, may have uncovered a new structure.

British Airways Announces London-Zakynthos Route

British Airways has announced that it will launch nonstop flights between London Heathrow and the Greek island of Zakynthos in summer 2017.

Ryanair Reduces Thessaloniki – Athens Service for Summer 2017

Ryanair has announced that it is reducing the frequency of its Thessaloniki – Athens route from seven to three daily business friendly services next summer.

Minoan Lines Changes Itineraries Due to 48-hour Strike of Greek Seamen

Ferry company Minoan Lines has informed that due to the announced 48-hour strike in Greece by the Panhellenic Seamen’s Association (PNO) from 6am on Friday, December 2, until 6am on Sunday, December 4, itineraries on the Heraklion – Piraeus line and Patras – Igoumenitsa –...

Goldair Handling Recognized as a ‘True Leader’ by ICAP Group

Goldair Handling was recently honored with the prestigious “True Leader” award for 2015 by credit rating agency ICAP Group, having met objective and measurable criteria.

MSC Cruises Honors Sales Rep Top Kinisis

Top Kinisis Travel recently received an award from luxury cruise line MSC Cruises at an event held to honor the company's best travel agents and sales representatives all across the world.

Oman Air Launches Non-stop Flights to Guangzhou, China

Oman Air will begin operating flights from its hub in Muscat to Guangzhou, China, from December 9. Guangzhou is Oman Air’s first destination in China.

Greek Tourism Expo 2016: Με μεγάλη επιτυχία ολοκληρώθηκε η 3η Διεθνής Έκθεση Τουρισμού

Με μεγάλη επιτυχία πραγματοποιήθηκε η 3η Διεθνής Έκθεση Τουρισμού Greek Tourism Expo, η επίσημη τουριστική έκθεση της Αθήνας, στις 25-27 Νοεμβρίου στο Metropolitan Expo.

PNO: No Ferries in Greece on December 2-3 Due to Strike

The Pan-Hellenic Seamen’s Federation (PNO) has announced a 48-hour nationwide strike in all ship categories from 6 am on Friday, December 2, until 6 am on Sunday, December 4.

‘Technology Essential for Greek Tourism Growth’, Minister Kountoura Talks Tech

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura recently presented the ministry's plans to invest in new innovative technologies to develop tourism in Greece.

Suburban Train to Pull in to Lavrio Port by 2019

The port town of Lavrion in southeastern Attica is set to get a suburban railway (proastiakos) link connecting it with the Greek capital and Athens airport as of 2019 with the municipality aiming to launch the tender for the project next year.

Plans for Athens-Attica City Break Destination Underway

The Tourism Ministry is joining forces with the Municipality of Athens, the Region of Attica and public and private stakeholders, for the international promotion of the Greek capital and region as a city break destination.

Syros in Movie Talk with Hollywood

The Greek island of Syros may be ready to serve as a filming destination for Hollywood blockbusters after talks between local authorities and US cinematographers about the creation of a film studio there.

Choice Hotels to Expand European Portfolio to Greece

Choice Hotels Europe, the company behind the Comfort, Quality, Clarion and Ascend Collection brands, has signed a multi-unit development agreement with GVK Enterprises, a hospitality management and development firm, to introduce and establish a hotel portfolio in Greece.

‘Greek Panorama’ to Take Manhattan

All things Greek will take center stage during the 1st Greek Panorama - focusing on tourism, culture and gastronomy - to be held in Grand Central Terminal Station’s Vanderbilt Hall in Manhattan on May 12-13, 2017.

Air France and KLM Launch Enriched Economy Class Offer on European Network

Air France and KLM are introducing an enriched economy class offer on all their international flights within Europe, and to North Africa and Israel.

NJV Athens Plaza Presents ‘Blueberry Nights’ at the Explorer’s Bar

The NJV Athens Plaza, located in the heart of Athens, is featuring live music evenings in its Explorer’s Bar this winter.