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Airlines to Cancel Flights Due to Strike by Greek Air Traffic Controllers

Flights to and from Greece are being cancelled due to strike action announced by the country's air traffic controllers.

Athens Reveals Plans as World Book Capital 2018

Encouraging reading, ensuring access to knowledge and information for all and establishing libraries are among the priorities of the Athens municipality ahead of its role as UNESCO World Book Capital 2018, the city’s mayor, Giorgos Kaminis, said during a recent press conference.

Thessaloniki Hotels Mark Slight Drop in Jan.-Aug. Overnight Stays

Thessaloniki reported a 0.49 percent drop in incoming tourism for the January-August period compared to a year ago with 3,500 fewer overnight stays at the city’s hotels, according to the Thessaloniki Hotels Association.

Kea Shipwrecks Event Aims to Establish Isle as Diving Destination

Marking a century since the S/S Burdigala and HMHS Britannic sank off Kea, a three-day event recently brought over 140 academics, archaeologists, historians, environmentalists, deep-water photographers, divers, specialists and reporters from 13 countries to the Cycladic island to...

Porto Palace Hotel Thessaloniki Holds Business Seasons Kick-off Party

The Porto Palace Hotel Thessaloniki recently held a special business networking event dedicated to its partners and friends.

‘Butterfly Stories’ Announces Education Programs for Certification in Tourism and Dining

Following a recent cooperation agreement with ACTA - Aristotle Certification Training & Assessment, food management consultants Butterfly Stories has announced the launch of education programs for aspiring professionals to receive certification in the fields of tourism and dining.

WTM London 2016: Women in Travel Meetup to Debate Entrepreneurial and Leadership Skills

The third Women in Travel Meetup will host renowned travel executives debating the issues of entrepreneurship and leadership at this year's World Travel Market London in November.

Singapore Airlines to Increase Indonesia and Australia Services

Singapore Airlines has announced plans to launch a new route linking Jakarta with Sydney and also boost Singapore-Jakarta flight frequency, in an increase of its operations to both Indonesia and Australia.

Two Athens Bars Among Best in the World

Two Athens bars have been named among the top 50 in the world in an international competition held in London by Drinks International magazine.

Pioneering Greeks: Iliana Fokianaki, Founder of ‘State of Concept’ Non-profit Gallery

This week the "Pioneering Greeks" column introduces Iliana Fokianaki, the founder and curator of the "State of Concept", the first non profit gallery in Greece.

ΣΕΤΕ: Η αναπτυξιακή στρατηγική του Τουρισμού για το μέλλον της Ελλάδας στο 15ο συνέδριο

«Νέα δεδομένα & μελλοντικές προκλήσεις» είναι το θέμα του 15ου Συνεδρίου του ΣΕΤΕ «Τουρισμός & Ανάπτυξη», που πραγματοποιείται στις 17 & 18 Οκτωβρίου 2016, στην Αθήνα....