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EU Proposes Stronger Visa Policy for More Security

The European Commission has tabled a new proposal on visa procedures, ahead of a plan to update the Visa Information System (VIS).

MITT 2018: Greece Honored as Top Destination with Best Beaches in Europe

Greece was honored as the top destination with the best beaches in Europe, by ITE Group, the organizer of the MITT 2018 tourism expo in Russia.

CLIA: German, UK, Ireland Markets Driving European Cruise Growth

German, UK and Ireland markets are driving European cruise travel growth up by 2.5 percent compared to 2016, according to the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA).

SETE: ‘Gastronomy Destinations’ Initiative to Promote Greece’s Culinary Tourism

Greece's culinary tourism offerings will be promoted through “Gastronomy Destinations”, an initiative launched by the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) and the Greek Gastronomy Guide.

EU Looks to Address Bad Loans with ‘Ambitious’ Plan

In efforts to reign in non-performing loans across the EU, the European Commission has announced a package of “ambitious” measures.

Quality, Stronger Capacity Tops Greek Accommodation Body SETKE Agenda

Increasing room capacity, introducing a new hotel rating system, and laying out quality standards topped the agenda of SETKE's annual conference.

Creta Maris Named Top Hotel Partner 2017 by Germany’s ‘Schauinsland-Reisen’

The Creta Maris Beach Resort has been honored as "Top Hotel Partner 2017" by Schauinsland-Reisen, a leading German tour operator.

Halkidiki’s Eagles Palace Among Top 100 Wedding Venues in the World

Brides, a leading UK bridal magazine, has included the Eagles Palace resort in Halkidiki among the "Top 100 Wedding Venues in the World".

‘Princess Andriana’ of H Hotels Receives ‘Travelife’ Gold Certification

The Princess Andriana Resort & Spa of the H Hotels Collection group has received the Travelife Gold Certification for the 2017-2019 period.

Air New Zealand Launches ‘World’s Coolest Safety Video’

Air New Zealand is shining a global spotlight on Antarctica and environmental science in its latest safety video, which will be rolled out across its fleet.

Hellenic Seaways: Discover Greece Through a Ferry Experience

Maritime company Hellenic Seaways aims to offer its passengers unique experiences during their travels to the Greek islands.

Η ΠΟΕΕ- ΥΤΕ απέρριψε τις προτάσεις της ΠΟΞ για την κλαδική σύμβαση των ξενοδοχοϋπαλλήλων

Άκαρπες απέβησαν οι μέχρι στιγμής διαπραγματεύσεις μεταξύ της ΠΟΞ και της ΠΟΕΕ- ΥΤΕ για την νέα ΕΚΣΣΕ.

Athenaeum InterContinental Announces Special Gastronomy Event

The Athenaeum InterContinental hotel in Athens will hold a special gastronomy event at its Premiere restaurant on March 17.