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Divani Apollon Palace Partners with ‘Ariadne Athens’ Skin Care Brand

The Divani Apollon Palace & Thalasso has entered into a partnership with Ariadne Athens, a Greek company specializing in natural skin care products.

Pre-bookings for Greece on the Rise, Says Tourism Minister

Pre-bookings for Greece are picking up pace by as much as 30 percent, paving the way for a new record year, according to Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura.

Privatizations Set to Boost Greek State Coffers by €2bn

Greece’s international lenders and the government are estimating that privatization projects will boost state coffers by some 2 billion euros this year.

Greek Property Federation: Overtaxation Turning Away Investments

Overtaxation is turning away investors, while buyers are spending money on real estate in tourist destinations, according to the Hellenic Property Federation.

Greece Presents its Tourism Offerings to Russian Market

Representatives of nine Greek regions recently gathered in Moscow to present Greece's tourism offerings, as part of the Greece–Russia Year of Tourism 2017-2018.

Western Greece Honored as ‘European Destination of Excellence’

The Region of Western Greece has been honored with the European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) 2016-2017 accolade for its cultural offerings.

Halkidiki Aims to Attract Traveling Russian Families 

The Halkidiki region in central Macedonia, northern Greece, is aiming to attract family tourism from Russia this year.

‘SETE Training’ Partners with Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne to Hold Seminars in Greece

SETE Training has partnered with the Ecole Hòtelière de Lausanne to hold specialized training seminars for hospitality professionals in Greece.

10ο Διεθνές Φεστιβάλ Κιν/φου Λάρισας: Αφιερώματα και εκδηλώσεις

Το 10o Διεθνές Φεστιβάλ Κινηματογράφου Λάρισας επιστρέφει με ένα πλούσιο πρόγραμμα αφιερωμάτων και εκδηλώσεων, στις 3-11 Φεβρουαρίου.

Anatolia Hospitality Launches Campaign to Celebrate New Group Identity

The Anatolia Group recently launched a new campaign titled, “We are our people”, to celebrate its new corporate identity dubbed “Anatolia Hospitality".

Out of the Blue Resort Celebrates 40 Years in Greek Hospitality Industry

The Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort on Crete, is celebrating 40 years in the hospitality industry with a campaign focusing on its history and vision for the future.

INSETE: Greece Air Arrivals Up in December 2017

International arrivals at Greece’s main airports grew in December 2017 by 5.3 percent and 8.6 percent since the beginning of the year, according to INSETE.

Greece Looks Into Port Security System Upgrade Projects

Port authorities in Greece recently discussed ways to finance the provision and installation of security and surveillance systems at Greek ports.

CLIA: Income Plays Little Role in Cruise Travel

There is a cruise for every travel preference, style and budget, according to the 2018 Cruise Travel Report, released by CLIA.

Athens Carnival Season Kicks Off with Music, Dance, Theater Events

Festivities for the carnival season kick off in Athens with more than 70 events scheduled to take place in the city center and neighborhoods.

Kozani Relaunches Tourism Brand, Sets New Goals

The Municipality of Kozani has approved a long-term strategy aiming to promote the northern Greek city as a top travel destination.

Piraeus to Welcome ‘East Med Yacht Show 2018’ in May

The Greek yachting industry and marine tourism options will be promoted at the East Med Yacht Show 2018 at the Zea Marina in Piraeus in May.

‘Ikos Resorts’ Shines on TripAdvisor’s 2018 Best All-inclusive Lists

Ikos Olivia and Ikos Oceania in Greece are among the best all-inclusive resorts in the world and in Europe, according to TripAdvisor's 2018 Travelers’ Choice Awards.

‘Workathlon’ to Hold 1st Interactive Hospitality Talent Fair

Workathlon, a hospitality recruiting company, will hold the 1st Interactive Hospitality Talent Fair on January 30, at the Electra Palace in Thessaloniki.

Mercedes-Benz to Show New X-Class Pickup at 27th Agrotica Fair

Mercedes-Benz will present its new X-Class pickup at the 27th International Agrotica fair, which will take place between February 1-4, in Thessaloniki.