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Greece Readies for US President Obama Visit

Outgoing US President Barack Obama will be in Athens on Tuesday and Wednesday, and will meet with government officials to discuss among other things ways for Greece to be given “meaningful debt relief” in efforts to offer the Greek people hope.

WTM 2016: Minister Kountoura Underlines Importance of Safe and Seamless Travel

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura recently echoed the sentiments of UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai that tourism brings people together and plays a key role in building peace.

History in the Making at 34th ‘Athens Marathon – The Authentic’ – Photo Report

The 34th “Athens Marathon. The Authentic” made and marked history on Sunday, November 13, attracting thousands of athletes from across the globe to run the classic race from the seaside town of Marathon to the Greek capital.

‘Here Lived & Loved Leonard Cohen’ – Hydra Hoteliers Pay Tribute

Paying tribute to the man that “lived his best creative years on Hydra, the rocky island that he deeply loved and was inspired by”, the Hydra Hotels Association proposed that November 11 be marked every year on the Saronic isle in memory of Leonard Cohen.

MasterChef France Comes to Greece for Culinary Experience

Greek cuisine will star in a 20-page feature to run in the first printed edition of the French television series "MasterChef".

WTM 2016: Travel Industry Gets Preview of Dubai’s Epic Aquatic Show ‘La Perle’

A new futuristic live show, expected to forever change the entertainment scene in Dubai, as well as benefit the city’s tourism industry, is getting ready to launch next year: La Perle by Dragone.

Altair Travel Agency Appoints George Tekakis as Int’l Business Development Manager

Altair Travel Agency, one of the top online travel agencies (OTAs) in Greece and Europe, has announced the appointment of George Tekakis as its new International Business Development Manager.

Singapore Airlines 1st-half Operating Profit at $302m

Singapore Airlines (SIA) reported an operating profit of 302 million dollars in the first half of the year, up by 25.8 percent or improving by 62 million dollars year-on-year.

FORTHcrs Holds Info Event for Travel Affiliates

More than 180 tourism and travel operators attended a recent FORTHcrs info event in Athens aimed at presenting the company’s latest apps, products and innovative solutions.

Excitement Builds for 1st Messinia Pro Am International Golf Tournament at Costa Navarino

The countdown to the inaugural Messinia Pro Am at Costa Navarino in Greece, is underway with high interest from golf teams both in Greece and abroad.

EXPOHOTEL 2016: B2B έκθεση από 19 έως 21 Νοεμβρίου στο TAE KWON DO

Η EXPOHOTEL, η έκθεση για τον εξοπλισμό και την ανακαίνιση των τουριστικών καταλυμάτων, θα διεξαχθεί από το Σάββατο 19 Νοεμβρίου έως και την Δευτέρα 21 Νοεμβρίου 2016 στο Ολυμπιακό Ακίνητο του TAE KWON...

Ανοιχτές Ημέρες Καριέρας των Maris Hotels στην Κρήτη

Τα Maris Hotels του Ομίλου Επιχειρήσεων Μεταξά ανοίγουν τις πόρτες τους προσκαλώντας όλους τους ενδιαφερόμενους στις Ανοιχτές Ημέρες Καριέρας, την Πέμπτη 17/11 και την Παρασκευή...