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Although domestic tourism is in a continuous drop, incoming tourism to Greece seems to be looking at a recovery as the number of foreign tourists is seen to be increasing by 10 percent compared with last year.

Coastal Shipping Problems Trouble Greek Island Hoteliers

Greek ferry connections will not be reduced this year, the secretary general of the shipping ministry, Athanasios Bousios, assured Greek hoteliers at the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels’ Board of Directors meeting held yesterday, 27 February.

Greece Aims To Attract More Chinese Tourists This Year

"Some 21,000 Chinese tourists chose Greece as their first stop in Europe last year, which translates to a 23 percent increase from the year before," Chinese Ambassador to Greece Du Qiwen said yesterday, 27 February, at an event hosted by the Athens Chamber of Commerce and...

“Re-think Athens” Winner Announced

Okra, a Dutch architectural firm, has won the “Re-think Athens” European architectural competition with a plan to radically transform the Greek capital by pedestrianising Panepistimiou Street in central Athens.

Etihad Pays $70 million For Heathrow Slots From Jet Airways

Etihad Airways concluded a transaction with Jet Airways to purchase the Indian carrier’s three pairs of Heathrow slots for $70 million, Abu Dhabi's airline said in announcement yesterday, Wednesday, 27 February.

Seli Ski Center Announces Weekend Events

The Seli National Ski Center will hold two events this weekend 2-3 March 2013 for ski lovers.

Gastrotourism Campaign Goes On The Air

The Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises (SETE) launched a TV advert with the support of SKAI television network to promote the “Gastrotourism–Food for development” campaign.