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Lufthansa’s Decision to Charge for GDS Bookings Sparks Reaction from Amadeus

The Lufthansa Group airlines announced on Tuesday that as of September 1 it will include a 16-euro surcharge - the Distribution Cost Charge (DCC) - for every ticket issued by a booking channel using GDS for flights with Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and Swiss.

Report: Travel and Tourism Sector is Third Biggest Employer in the World

Travel & Tourism is the third biggest employer after retail and agriculture, according to new research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). In 2014, the travel and tourism industry supported 277 million jobs which is 9.4 percent of world employment.

Greek Exports Rise as Local Companies Do Business in Germany

Greek and German businessmen came together during the 2nd Greek-German Food Forum held recently in Pieria, northern Greece, to discuss collaborations and exports.

Geo Routes Greece Establishes Cultural Cooperation with National Kyiv-Pechersk Ukraine

Greece's Geo Routes Cultural Institute has signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation with Ukraine's National Kyiv-Pechersk Historical & Cultural Preserve that aims at the strengthening the inter-cultural dialogue, the mutual understanding, the familiarization and the...

Fully Renovated ‘Vigla Hotel’ Treats Travelers to Amorgos Island Delights

Focusing on the latest developments in hospitality and respecting the needs of modern travelers, the Vigla Hotel, located on Amorgos, is welcoming the summer season with a full renovation of its rooms and a Greek gastronomic experience.

Ancient Macedonia Culture Features on Italian TV

The ancient civilization of Central Macedonia will be featured on Italian television as part of the Halkidiki Tourism Organization’s (HTO) ongoing promotional efforts marking the Year of Aristotle 2016 - 2,400 years since his birth.

Day Event Focuses on Birdwatching, Ecotourism as a Way to Boost Thessaly Economy

Identifying ways to tap into the potential of alternative forms of tourism and restoring Lake Karla, in central Greece, into a leading ecotourism/birdwatching destination topped the agenda of a recent day event in the city of Volos.

Revamped Athens Ledra Set for Summer with Open Pool and More

The luxury Athens Ledra Hotel has renovated its Panorama Restaurant & Pool Bar and is ready to usher in the summer season with the finest menu and drinks during moments of relaxation while offering breathtaking views to the Acropolis, the Sarοnic Gulf and Piraeus.

«Άνοιξη στο Ιστορικό Κέντρο» – σειρά εκδηλώσεων, ανοιχτές σε όλους

«Άνοιξη στο Ιστορικό Κέντρο» - σειρά εκδηλώσεων του Δικτύου Οργανώσεων και Πολιτών για ένα Βιώσιμο Ιστορικό Κέντρο, σε εμβληματικές περιοχές του Ιστορικού Κέντρου, ανοιχτ...