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AIA Awards Airlines

Athens International Airport (AIA) awarded airlines that recorded the highest passenger development in 2009, a very challenging year for the global industry, during the 10th Airline Marketing Workshop held last month.
Posted On 01 Mar 2010

HATTA Awards 2009

0 0 0 0 00sharesThe Hellenic Association of Travel and Tourist Agencies honored the best travel agency brochures and websites during the 25th International Tourism Exhibition Philoxenia. Best Brochures Category                                     Winners Brochure...

Philoxenia 2009 Awards

0 0 0 0 00sharesPhiloxenia Tourism Awards 2009 Category                                                                Destination Favorite Sea Destination………………………Chalkidiki Favorite Mountain/Country...

Grevena Enters Guinness Book Of Records

The Guinness Book of Records last month officially entered two fossil mastodon tusks found in Milia, Grevena at 5.02 metres in length and dating back three million years as the largest ever found.

Paradise Beach Among World’s Best Nudist Beaches

Paradise Beach on Mykonos was among the world's top five naturist beaches according to travel website TripAdvisor.
Posted On 01 Sep 2009

Tourism Ministry Awards EDEN Greek Finalists

Tourism Minister Kostas Markopoulos honored the prefecture of Lesvos at an event in Athens after the island recently received the award for top sustainable tourism destination in Greece for 2009 in the European Commission's third "European Destinations of Excellence" (EDEN) project.

Louis Hotels Collects Awards For Service Quality

The Louis Hotels group was recently evaluated by guests in Greece and Cyprus and were rewarded by international tour operators for the high level of hosting services provided.
Posted On 22 Jul 2009

Celebrity Cruises Sweeps Up Another Distinction

Celebrity Cruises added yet another distinction to its list of awards in prestigious readers' polls and publications as it was recently named "cruise line with the highest customer satisfaction among ships with capacity of 1,100+ guests" in TravelAge West magazine's annual award...
Posted On 21 Jul 2009

Eco Friendly Hotels Get Rewarded

The National Committee for the Green Key recognition has awarded all four of the P.A.P Corp. hotels (recently renovated Astoria in Thessaloniki, Alexander the Great Beach in Kryopigi, Agionissi Resort in Amoliani and Xenia in Ouranoupoli) with a "Green Key."
Posted On 21 Jul 2009

Thalassa Beach Resort Gets A Thumbs Up

Thalassa Beach Resort in Chania, Crete, was recently selected by European holiday review website Zoover as the Best Hotel in Chania for 2009 in its category.
Posted On 21 Jul 2009

Greek Blue Flag Beaches Announced

Greece this year was awarded blue flags for 425 beaches and eight marinas, according to a recent announcement by the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature. Last year 430 Greek beaches were awarded blue flags.

Greece Stars At E.U. Awards

Greece was once again amongst the grand prize winners that received the "European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage/ Europa Nostra Award" for 2009 at the award ceremony that took place last month at the Teatro Antico in Taormina, Sicily (Italy).
Posted On 01 Jul 2009

Lesvos Wins EDEN Award

Lesvos Island received the award for top sustainable tourism destination in Greece for 2009 in the European Commission's third "European Destinations of Excellence" (EDEN) project.
Posted On 01 Jul 2009

Nikolaos Metaxas

Nikolaos Metaxas, age 94, founder of the Metaxas Group of Companies S.A., died on Sunday, 21 June, 2009.
Posted On 23 Jun 2009

Travelport Signs With Key Carriers in China

Travelport GDS, one of the world's largest global distribution system providers, recently signed content agreements with three key carriers in China—Xiamen Airlines, China Southern Airlines and China Eastern Airlines.

Greece Comes Second in Travel Habits Poll

Italy was voted favorite European country in this year's Telegraph Travel Awards reader's survey followed by Greece and Switzerland.

HATTA Awards 2008

0 0 0 0 00sharesHATTA’s 2008 Best Tourism Brochures Awards Category                                Office Series……………………….Manessis (Summer 2008; Spring 2008; Discover the World Through Manessis Cruise Shop 2008;...

Philoxenia 2008 Awards

0 0 0 0 00sharesPhiloxenia Tourism Awards 2008 Category                                                                Destination Favorite Sea Destination………………………Pelion Favorite Mountain/Country Destination…..Pelion...

Qatar Airways Reinforces Top Ten Status

Five-star carrier Qatar Airways recently confirmed its leading position as one of the top 10 airlines in the world and also as the best carrier in the Middle East region.

Education Institutions Join Forces for Tourism

Trinity-International School of Tourism Management and Stockton College of New Jersey in the United States recently signed a student exchange agreement.