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Cristiano Ronaldo, Irina Shayk Tour The Greek Islands

Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo is strolling around Rhodes with model Irina Shayk, the Greek media has reported.
Posted On 15 Jul 2013

Santorini: Most Popular Greek Destination For 2013?

The island of Santorini ranked first in international arrivals out of all of Greece's destinations during the first half of the year, according to recent figures from the country's airports.
Posted On 09 Jul 2013

Austrian Press Applauds The Cyclades

Santorini, Mykonos, Naxos and Paros were singled out in a recent travel feature published in Austrian newspaper Kurier.
Posted On 02 Jul 2013

SDOE Spots Tourism Tax Dodgers In Greece

One in every two enterprises inspected across Greece by the Financial Crimes Squad (SDOE) over the 21-24 June long weekend was found to be withholding tax payments.
Posted On 28 Jun 2013

Santorini: The Mediterranean’s Most Popular Destination

Santorini leads the list of the 20 most popular destinations in the Mediterranean, according to online booking company Trivago.
Posted On 26 Jun 2013

Mykonos Most Expensive (But Not Most Popular) For Greek Three-Day Weekend

The most expensive Greek destination for the upcoming bank holiday weekend (Agiou Pnevmatos holiday) is Mykonos but it is not the most popular, as Greeks have focused their attention on Fira, Santorini, according to online booking company Trivago.
Posted On 20 Jun 2013

Greek Hot Spring On Lonely Planet’s Best List

Palia Kameni, Greece, is included on Lonely Planet's list of Europe’s 20 best hot springs.
Posted On 18 Jun 2013

Greek Islands Included On Lonely Planet’s “Best-Value” List

Hydra, Kefallonia, Ikaria and Santorini are among the best-value destinations in Europe for 2013, according to travel guide Lonely Planet.
Posted On 07 Jun 2013

Canadian Media Supports Greek Tourism

The Canadian press has recently run a series of press reports on Greece that contain positive references to Athens, Thessaloniki and the Greek islands.
Posted On 07 Jun 2013

Travelers Place Athens And Oia On Tripadvisor Best List

Athens and Oia, Santorini, are included on the Traveler's Choice list of Top 25 Destinations in Europe for 2013, released recently by TripAdvisor.
Posted On 30 May 2013

Greek Ports Need Better Infrastructure To Boost Cruise Tourism

“Of the 36 billion euros plus revenue spread across European cruising destinations, Greece is the recipient of just 600 million euros due to its lagging home porting capabilities and infrastructure challenges,” international cruise experts said on the first day of the 2nd...
Posted On 29 May 2013

Greek Hotel Prices Drop This Summer

Greece is welcoming summer 2013 with hotel prices down by 15 percent compared to 2012 with the average nightly rate standing at 78 euros, according to data released recently for the month of May by online booking company Trivago. The average nightly rate was 92 euros last year.
Posted On 22 May 2013

Chinese Movie “Beijing Love Story” To Be Filmed In Greece

Greece recently sealed a deal with Chinese directors and producers for the motion picture “Beijing Love Story" to be shot in Greece.
Posted On 18 May 2013

Top Easter Destinations For Greeks

Athens comes in first on the list of top Easter destinations chosen by Greeks with an average overnight accommodation price at 79 euros, a rate relatively low for the season, according to data released recently by Online booking company Trivago.
Posted On 01 May 2013

Santorini To Host First Luxury Gay Festival This Fall

The first Luxury Gay Festival in the Mediterranean will be held this September on Santorini, Greece, and introduce a new concept of events that aim to create a luxurious and upgraded choice for gay travelers who search for elegance, luxury and exclusivity.
Posted On 30 Apr 2013

Bird’s Eye Panoramic Photos Of The Acropolis Now Online

After uploading the breathtaking aerial photos of Oia, Santorini, last February, Airpano has now posted online its high resolution panoramic images of the Acropolis.
Posted On 26 Apr 2013

Santorini’s Educational Seminars For Professionals Continue

The Municipality of Thira will hold the second educational seminar on Santorini’s local products on Thursday, 18 April, at the Boutari Winery in Megalohori.
Posted On 14 Apr 2013

Bill For Development Of Medical Tourism in Greece Almost Ready

A bill for the development of medical tourism in Greece is currently being prepared by the Greek Ministries of Health and Tourism and will soon be released for public consultation, Health Minister Andreas Lykourentzos informed the Greek Parliament recently.
Posted On 10 Apr 2013

Santorini Launches Cartoon Contest On Gastronomy

Let your imagination run wild and draw the most representative cartoon you can of Santorini’s gastronomy and maybe your creation will be displayed in the Cartoon Exhibition this May on Santorini!
Posted On 10 Apr 2013
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Piraeus Becomes Homeport For Costa Magica

The luxury Italian cruise ship Costa Magica has chosen Piraeus as homeport for 7-day cruises that will begin this month, according to an announcement made during a recent press conference held on board the cruise ship by Costa Cruises’ general sales agent for Greece, Orange...
Posted On 02 Apr 2013