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Greek September Sees Hotel Rates Rise

Hotel rates at popular destinations across Greece have increased by 22 percent for the month of September, according to a Trivago report.

Nisyros’ Archaeological Museum Opens Again

The Archaeological Museum of the island of Nisyros has reopened to the public, after remaining closed due to lack of staff.

Celestyal Cruises Partners with Hays Travel in UK Market

Celestyal Cruises and Hays Travel have entered into a partnership, which is expected to capture a wide UK audience and meet the increasing demand for cruises.

Greek Capital to Welcome New York Times’ 5th Athens Democracy Forum

The Greek capital between September 13 and 17 will host the 5th Athens Democracy Forum with the participation of world-renowned personalities.

ELSTAT: Greece Sees Rise in 2016 Tourist Arrivals, Overnight Stays

Greece in 2016 saw a 2.7% increase in arrivals and a 4% rise in overnight stays in hotels, similar establishments and campsites, compared to 2015.
Posted On 11 Sep 2017

Greece’s Alpha Bank Sees Trend for Growth in 2017

The Greek economy is on a gradual path to recovery as economic indicators demonstrate an overall trend for growth, according to Alpha Bank.

Creta Maris Holds ‘Traditional Harvest Day’ on Crete

The Creta Maris Beach Resort on Crete recently held its “Traditional Harvest Day”, aiming to introduce its guests to the process of grape growing and wine making.

Spain’s ‘La Razón’ Highlights Chios’ History and Link to Homer

Chios was recently highlighted in a double-page feature of Spanish newspaper "La Razón" for its eventful history and link with ancient poet Homer.

New Faces: George Semertzakis, Director of Sales at Kenshō Boutique Hotel & Suites

This week, the Greek Travel Pages (GTP) introduces George Semertzakis, the Director of Sales at Kensho Boutique Hotel & Suites.
Posted On 11 Sep 2017

Santorini Mayor Slams Lidl, Company Apologizes

German supermarket chain Lidl apologized for removing the crosses off the packaging of a series of food items after Santorini Mayor sent a letter of complaint.

Greece Honored at ‘Star Awards 2017’ as Family Destination

Greece ranked second “Star Destination for Family Holidays” at the Star Awards 2017, organized by UK's “Travel Bulletin” magazine.

Thessaloniki Tourism Organization Launches Website in Chinese Language

In efforts to increase the flow of Chinese tourists, the Thessaloniki Tourism Organization recently launched the Chinese version of its official website.

Hellenikon Project Turning into Pipe Dream Amid Approval Games

The multi-billion-euro Hellenikon land project on the Athenian Riviera has received the green light from the Central Council for Modern Monuments.

Mitsis Hotels Creates Blood Bank in Memory of its Founder

Mitsis Hotels has created a blood bank, with the participation of the group’s staff, to honor the memory of its founder Konstantinos Mitsis.

Celestyal’s Autumn Cruises Tell ‘Stories of Greek Culture and Eno-gastronomy’

Under the theme “Stories of Greek Culture and Eno-gastronomy”, Celestyal is dedicating its autumn cruises to Mediterranean cuisine and Greek wine.

Greek Islands Voted World’s Best in Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Awards 2017

The Greek islands topped the list of the 20 “Best Islands in the World”, as voted by the readers of UK luxury travel magazine Condé Nast Traveller (CNT).

NBG: Tourism Helps Propel Greece’s GDP into Positive Territory

Greece’s robust tourism sector is expected to boost the country’s GDP by 1.6 percentage points in 2017, according to the National Bank of Greece (NBG).

Multi-billion-euro Hellenikon Investment Dogged by Delays… Again

The highly anticipated Hellenikon project along the Athenian Riviera has run into the scrutiny of Greece’s Central Archaeological Council (KAS).

SeaJets Amends Ferry Itineraries After Vessel Hits Pier at Sifnos Port

The itineraries of Greek ferry company SeaJets have been amended until Friday, September 6, after its “SeaJet 2” vessel hit the pier at Sifnos port.

Karpathos Presents Unique Trail Network at TourNatur 2017

The natural features and unique trail network of Karpathos were presented during the recent TourNatur 2017 alternative tourism exhibition in Düsseldorf.