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WTM 2013: Athens Receives Warm Reception

“If we continue to show an image of stability and calmness, Athens may have a better tourism season and enter the path of recovery in 2014,” the president of the Athens-Attica & Argosaronic Hotel Association, Alexandros Vassilikos, commented after the curtain fell for this year’s...

WTM 2013: Thessaloniki Promoted By Bestselling Author Victoria Hislop

Renowned UK author Victoria Hislop spoke in regards to everything about Thessaloniki that has inspired her and continues to inspire her, during a presentation at the recent World Travel Market (WTM) in London, UK.

T.20 Ministers Commit To Continue Visa Facilitation Improvement

The T.20 Ministers' meeting in London agreed to continue placing visa facilitation as a priority in the aim of stimulating economic growth and generating more jobs through tourism.

Greek Museums, Sites Welcomed More Visitors In July

Visitors to Greek museums in July increased by 18.2 percent and revenue from receipts were up by 14.7 percent compared with the same month of 2012, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) announced on 11 November.

Folegandros, Greece, Among Europe’s Most Beautiful Villages

Greece's small island in the Aegean Sea, Folegandros, is one of the seven islands singled out by CNN and included on a list of "Europe's most beautiful villages."

Kefalogianni: “Tourism Can Lead Greece Out Of The Crisis”

Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni on 10 November urged her fellow MPs in Parliament to "leave behind the bankrupt past, say no to misery and give a vote of confidence to the road that leads out of the crisis."

Professor Pericles Lytras Appointed Deputy Chairman Of TEI Athens

Professor Pericles Lytras has been appointed Deputy Chairman of the Greek higher-educational institute, the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens.

Zakynthos Next To Apply For Waterway License

Hellenic Seaplanes recently received the green light from the Zakynthos Port Fund to carry out the necessary procedures to obtain a license for the construction of a waterway at the island's port.

ΕΛΣΤΑΤ: Κίνηση Μουσείων & Αρχαιολογικών Χώρων, Ιούλιος 2013

Αύξηση των επισκεπτών μουσείων και αρχαιολογικών χώρων κατά το μήνα Ιούλιο κατέγραψε η Έρευνα Κίνησης Μουσείων & Αρχαιολογικών Χώρων, σύμφωνα με δελτίο τύπου που ανακοίνωσε σήμερα η Ελληνική Στατιστική Υπηρεσία. ...