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WTTC: Global Tourism Resilient to Terrorism, Brexit

Global Travel & Tourism continues to register strong growth despite challenges from terrorism, political turmoil, global economic developments, and the Brexit decision, according to new research by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC).

NE Aegean Islands Get EU Funding Priority for Monuments

Over 10 million euros in EU funding have been allocated for the restoration of a number of monuments on the northeastern Greek islands.

Syros: Three Days of Festivities for Ermoupolis’ 190th Anniversary

The capital of Syros and of the Cyclades, Ermoupolis marks its 190-year anniversary with three days of celebrations on August 26-28.

SITA Report Says Ryanair Best Baggage Handler in Europe

The latest annual SITA Baggage Report has rated Irish carrier Ryanair to be the airline with the least mishandled bags in 2015, when compared to other European airlines.

Mouzenidis Welcomes Relic of St Silouan the Athonite in Thessaloniki

As part of Mouzenidis Group’s efforts to strengthen ties with Russia and Belarus, the company’s president Boris Mouzenidis welcomed the relic of St Silouan the Athonite at Thessaloniki’s Macedonia Airport last week.

Cyclades Trail Cup Expands to Europe with New Italy Partner

Organizers of the Cyclades Trail Cup - which includes the Tinos Challenge, the Syros City Trail and the 1st Andros Trail Race - have entered a deal with Italian race organizers Camelbag ASD.

MCE South Europe 2016: Rome to Host High-end MICE Event in November

MCE South Europe is the high-end MICE event offering unique opportunities for South European destinations and its MICE providers to meet up face-to-face with selected worldwide meeting planners, having imminent interest in finding new business partners in South Europe for their...

WTM London’s LGBT Village Welcomes Madrid and World Pride as ‘Premier Exhibitors’

World Travel Market London has announced the city of Madrid and World Pride - the world’s largest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) event - as key exhibitors in its LGBT Village.

Air New Zealand Goes Hollywood for New Safety Video

Air New Zealand has teamed up with Hollywood actress Anna Faris and New Zealand actor and comedian Rhys Darby for its latest safety video, Safety in Hollywood.

Travelife to Promote ‘Green Hospitality’ at Sustainable Tourism Event in Slovenia

Travelife for Hotels has been chosen as the preferred international sustainability certification programme and event partner to support the flagship sustainable tourism event "Global Green Destinations Day 2016" taking place on September 26 -27 in Slovenia.

Speak Greek Like a Greek @ Glossopolis

Visiting Greece and eager to join in on the local fun? A new e-learning platform aims to teach tourists the Greek they need know to get around town and mingle with the locals.

ΓΕΠΟΕΤ: Επιστολή διαμαρτυρίας για τη χρήση παράπλευρου οδικού δικτύου από τα τουριστικά λεωφορεία

Η Γενική Πανελλαδική Ομοσπονδία Επιχειρήσεων Τουρισμού (ΓΕΠΟΕΤ) διαμαρτύρεται για τα τεράστια γραφειοκρατικά εμπόδια, που δημιουργεί στον κλάδο η απόφαση του Υπουργού Υποδομών, αναφορικά με τον «Kαθορισμό εξαιρέσεων από την απαγόρευση διέλευσης στο παράπλευρο οδικό δίκτυο», στ...