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Greece Tourist Accommodation Licensing to Get Easier?

The licensing procedure for tourist accommodation facilities in Greece to get the coveted Special Operations Sticker will be simplified requiring fewer supporting documents, among others, according to a new plan by the Economy, Development and Tourism ministry.

Hefty Admission Rate Hikes at Greek Museums

The Acropolis and the site of Knossos on Crete will be the costliest to get into after the Greek culture ministry recently announced admission fee hikes.

Delta to Resume Daily Service Between Athens and New York for 25th Year

Delta Air Lines, which marks its 25th anniversary of service to Greece this year, will restart its nonstop service from Athens to New York-JFK, effective April 5.

Greece’s Tourism Awards 2016 Getting Ready To Roll

Greek tourism professionals are getting ready to find out the sector's best at the Tourism Awards 2016 ceremony to take place on Wednesday, April 6.

Girl Power: Kefalogianni, Kountoura Join Forces to Lure Tourists to Greece

Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and former minister Olga Kefalogianni have agreed to leave political wrangling and disagreements aside and instead join forces to bring in even more tourists to Greek shores.

Aldemar Group Invests in Ambitious Olympia Project

Looking to expand its services and meet the changing needs of the holidaymaker, Aldemar Group, one of the country’s leading hotel chains, is placing its bets (and capital) on the Peloponnese.

FedHATTA Honors Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris

The Federation of Hellenic Associations of Tourist & Travel Agencies (FedHATTA) recently hosted an official dinner reception at the Hotel Grande Bretagne in honor of Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris for his contribution to the development of tourism.

Nelios, atenistas Team Up to Create New Inner-city Park at Gazi

City activist group atenistas and digital tourism experts Nelios have pooled their resources to create a new park in central Athens' Gazi area as part of their ongoing efforts to improve the standard of living in the Greek capital.

KLM Passengers can now Check-in and get Boarding Pass via Facebook Messenger

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines now offers its customers around the world booking and check-in confirmation, boarding pass and flight status updates via Facebook Messenger.

Hilton Athens: New Wellness, Beauty Treatments at Hiltonia Spa

The premium products and treatments offered by Germaine de Capuccini can now be found exclusively in Athens at the Hiltonia Spa of the Hilton Athens.

Pioneering Greeks – Nicholas Samaras, Underwater Photographer

This week, the "Pioneering Greeks" column introduces Nicholas Samaras, an award winning photographer and one of the most passionate and committed underwater photographers in both Greece and abroad.

WTM Latin America 2016 Ends on a High

The 2016 edition of WTM Latin America succeeded all expectations both in terms of visitor and exhibitor feedback and the business opportunities that were available to close big business deals.

Αντίδραση της ΓΕΠΟΕΤ για την ανάθεση της μεταφοράς των προσφύγων στα ΚΤΕΛ

Η Γενική Πανελλαδική Ομοσπονδία Επιχειρήσεων Τουρισμού (ΓΕΠΟΕΤ) εξέφρασε την αντίθεσή της σε άρθρο του νομοσχεδίου για τους πρόσφυγες, το οποίο παραχωρεί, για περίοδο 6 μηνών, στα ΚΤΕΛ τη μετακίνηση προσφύγων από κέντρα συγκέντρωσης σε λιμάνια, αεροδρόμια και λοιπ...