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Kefalogianni: Development Of Medical Tourism In Greece Is A Priority

Medical tourism is a priority for the Greek Tourism Ministry, according to the country's tourism minister Olga Kefalogianni.
Posted On 12 Dec 2013

Greece’s Metropolitan Hospital Receives “Excellence in Medical Tourism” Certificate

Metropolitan Hospital in Athens, Greece, was recently certified at the level of excellence in medical tourism among other international hospitals worldwide.
Posted On 11 Dec 2013

Greece Comes In Second On Ski Destinations Ranking List

Greece ranks second among the top 10 ski destinations in the world, according to a list compiled by holiday booking website Trivago.
Posted On 11 Dec 2013

Northern Greece To Participate In European Day of Wine Tourism

Wineries of Northern Greece will welcome wine lovers on Sunday 10 November on the occasion of the fifth edition of the European Day of Wine Tourism.
Posted On 08 Nov 2013

Greek Tourism Ministry Teams Up With Church of Crete To Promote Religious Tourism

Religious tourism in Greece will undergo further development through a cooperation protocol signed recently between the Greek Tourism Ministry and the Church of Crete.
Posted On 07 Nov 2013

Russia Sees Greece As Medical Tourism Destination

The first contracts between Russian tourism professionals and Greek private hospitals were signed during the 2nd Greek Medical & Health Tourism Workshop held recently in Moscow.
Posted On 01 Nov 2013

Greek Hotels Shine At Swedish Trade Fair For Senior Citizens

Greek hotels from Crete, Chalkidiki and Evia promoted their services to international travel professionals and senior citizens at the 19th SENIOR, the biggest fair in Sweden for an active older audience.
Posted On 25 Oct 2013

Gay Friendly Greek Hotels Go To WTM 2013

Gay friendly Greek and Cypriot prestigious hotels will be promoted to the International LGBT travel market at this year's World Travel Market in London (4-7 November).
Posted On 24 Oct 2013

Greece And Russia To Sign Framework Agreement On Tourism

Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni and Russian Deputy Minister of Culture Alla Manilova will soon sign a framework agreement for tourism policy issues.
Posted On 14 Oct 2013

Athens Classic Marathon: Records, Innovations, International Glamour, Significant Changes

The Athens Classic Marathon enters dynamically in the 4th decade since the revival of the Authentic Course, with a record number of entries. This year, the marathon includes records, innovations, international glamour and significant changes.
Posted On 14 Oct 2013

Turkish Dogus Group Eyes The Aegean As Luxury Tourism Destination

Dogus Group, one of Turkey's largest conglomerates, sees the Aegean Sea as an international hub to attract high-income tourists and has proposed for Greece and Turkey to form a cooperation in that direction.
Posted On 08 Oct 2013

Greece Aims To Attract Upscale Tourists

Greece will try to attract an upmarket tourist clientele by boosting new investments, upgrading offered services and developing new and attractive tourism products, Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni told the Mediterranean Luxury Travel Summit in Athens on 7 October.
Posted On 07 Oct 2013

Athens: Mediterranean Luxury Travel Summit Begins On Monday

The Mediterranean Luxury Travel Summit 2013 will take place 7-8 October at the Divani Apollon Palace & Spa in Athens and bring together internationally-renowned thought leaders and consumer strategists, top travel & tourism executives and key decision makers across the industry,...
Posted On 04 Oct 2013

Greece Explores Joining European Cycle Route “Eurovelo”

The creation of the first EuroVelo bicycle route in Greece and its importance for sustainable tourism will be discussed at a press conference on 3 October at Thessaloniki's New City Hall.
Posted On 03 Oct 2013

Athens To Host Luxury Travel Summit Next Week

New geographical, marketing and technological horizons for the luxury and cultural travel sector will be presented at the Mediterranean Luxury Travel Summit 2013 to be held next week in Athens, Greece.
Posted On 02 Oct 2013

Kefalogianni Promotes Greek Medical Tourism In The U.S.

Greece's advantages as a tourism destination but also as a country that provides high quality health services were presented by Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni in a meeting held on 1 October at the office of the Greek National Tourism Organization in New York, U.S.
Posted On 01 Oct 2013

Boutari Named “Winery of the Year” For 17th Time

Wine & Spirits magazine, one of New York’s leading wine publications, recently named Boutari among the Top 100 Wineries of the Year for the 17th time in a row.
Posted On 30 Sep 2013

Tourism Ministry Supports 31st Athens Classic Marathon

"The Athens Classic Marathon is the best advertisement for Greek tourism as it places Athens in the center of global public attention," Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni said on Monday, 23 September. Less than 50 days are left for the 31st Athens Classic Marathon to take...
Posted On 24 Sep 2013

Alpha Estate Named Winery of the Year By Wine & Spirits Magazine

Alpha Estate was selected as "Winery of the Year" for 2013 by Wine & Spirits magazine, one of New York's leading wine publications.
Posted On 20 Sep 2013

Greece To Promote Its Best At Trade Fair For Senior Citizens

Greek tourism enterprises are getting ready to promote their services to senior tourists this October at the upcoming tourism fair “Senior,” the biggest fair in Sweden for an active older audience.
Posted On 02 Sep 2013