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Summer 2017: Mykonos, Paros, Tinos Top Destination Preferences of the Greeks

The islands of Mykonos, Paros and Tinos lead the destination preferences of the Greeks for summer 2017, a recent survey revealed.

UNWTO Condemns US Travel Restrictions on Cuba

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) expressed its firm resentment over the decision by the United States Administration to restore travel restrictions with Cuba.

Greece’s Deal with Creditors Puts Tourism, Business Sectors at Ease

Greek tourism professionals hope that the deal reached between Greece and its lenders will lift the lingering uncertainty and allow tourism to grow.

Greece, Italy to Seal Trainose Railway Deal in July

The Prime Ministers of Greece and Italy in early July are expected to sign the agreement for the ownership transfer of Trainose to Ferrovie.

Tourism Ministry Announces New GNTO Secretary General

Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura has appointed Konstantinos Tsegas, attorney at the Supreme Court of Greece, as the new Secretary General of the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO).

Greece Shoreline Use to Be Auctioned Off

The right to use the shoreline, which includes the placement of tables, umbrellas and recliners will be granted via e-auction, the economy ministry announced.

Greece, Egypt Join Forces to Boost Tourism Via Cruise Travel

Greece and Egypt have agreed to boost tourism in both countries through the launch of cruise itineraries, the Egypt Independent reports.

Athens Flying Week 2017 Prepares for September Take-off

A number of aircraft and jets will soar across the Athenian sky during the 6th Athens Flying Week to take place September 16-17.

Costa Navarino Invites Kids to Join “Zisis and Friends” Basketball Camp

Costa Navarino on June 25-29 will hold the “Zisis and Friends” Basketball Camp for children, featuring Greek champion Nikos Zisis.

Kyvernitis Travel Presents Winner of “UniteTheMall” Charity Event

The winner of the “UniteTheMall” charity event received his prize - the 2015 UEFA Super Cup official ball - at the offices of Kyvernitis Travel in Athens.

Lamda Development Submits Master Plan for Hellinikon Mega Project

Lamda Development, the selected investor for the development of Athens' former airport in Hellinikon, has submitted its master plan to Greece’s assets fund.

Limited Investment Thwarting Greece’s Recovery, Report Says

Pulling Greece out of investment stagnancy must involve carefully planned policies that will be implemented with consistency, a PwC report says.

EC Takes Action for Open and Connected Aviation Markets

In efforts to safeguard competition, facilitate investments and boost efficiency in aviation, the European Commission has announced new measures as part of its Aviation Strategy for Europe.

New 5-star ‘Sani Dunes’ in Halkidiki Set to Open on June 30

Sani Resort's newly established five-star hotel Sani Dunes, located in Halkidiki, northern Greece, will open its doors on June 30 to welcome visitors.

Porto Carras Hosts Top Chefs at 4th Greek Gastronomy Festival

The Porto Carras Grand Resort, located in Halkidiki, this summer will host the 4th Greek Gastronomy Festival and feature top Greek chefs.

SWISS Dedicates New Aircraft to Romandy Citizens

Aiming to strengthen its presence in the French-speaking part of Switzerland, SWISS added an CS300 in its Geneva fleet and commissioned a special livery.

Virtual Tours of Greece via ‘YouGoCulture’ Platform

Greek culture, traditions and destinations are at the core of Athens University’s new online platform, which offers visitors virtual tours around the country.

Athens’ Megaron Garden Welcomes Summer with Music, Poetry, Exhibitions

The garden of the Megaron-Athens Concert Hall, one of the capital's main oasis of green, is welcoming summer with numerous cultural events.

Athens Mayor Presents ‘City Resilience Strategy’

Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis presented the "City Resilience Strategy", a comprehensive approach to help the Greek capital become more open, green, proactive and vibrant.

Three More Central Athens Hotels in the Pipeline

A tender for the long-term lease of three properties in central Athens is expected to be announced by the Bageios Foundation in the coming months.