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UNWTO Encourages Travelers to Visit Greece

Aiming to support Greece following the devastating wildfires in the Attica region, the UNWTO is encouraging travelers to visit the country.

Five Greek Regions Account for Majority of Tourist Visits to Greece

Central Macedonia, the South Aegean Region, Attica, Crete and the Ionian Islands account for 84 percent of visits to Greece, according to a survey by INSETE.

XRTC: Smaller Shipping Companies Gaining Ground in Greece

Smaller shipping companies have emerged the winners of the economic crisis, boosting their share of the market compared to major players, according to a study by XRTC Business Consultants.

Greek Hoteliers Seek Clarifications for Copyright Levies

Greek Hoteliers are calling on the government to set a framework, which will define copyright fees that accommodation facilities are required to pay for the use of TVs in the rooms. 

Ryanair Cuts Dublin-based Fleet for Winter 2018, Warns of Job Losses

Ryanair is planning to cut its Dublin-based fleet from 30 to (at most) 24 aircraft for the winter 2018 season, which may also result in job losses.

Opinion – Fear-mongering: Against Travelers’ Best Interests

Opinion: To capitalize on a nation’s or destination’s tragedy to create false perceptions, serve dubious interests or perpetuate prejudice, is unethical. Fear-mongering is never in the best interests of the traveler.

Astypalea’s Kallichoron Hotel to Donate to Wildfire Victims of Attica

The Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel on Astypalea has announced its support to the victims of the wildfires in Attica through its Room2Give CSR program.

Best Beaches in Greece Revealed by ‘Beach Inspector’

Beaches on Crete, Corfu, Rhodes, Mykonos and Kos are are among the best in the world for 2018, according to online platform Beach-Inspector.com.

Hotel Grande Bretagne Introduces its Hospitality and Athens Through Art of Film – Videos

The Grande Bretagne in the Greek capital, has released a set of videos that aim to unveil the history of Athens and the landmark hotel’s rich heritage.

Athens’ Golden Age Hotel Unveils ‘Urban Chic’ Concept

The Golden Age Hotel in Athens this season has opened its doors with a fresh new 'Urban Chic' look after undergoing a full and extensive renovation.

Corfu Digital Book Offers Exciting ‘Journey’ Through Photos

Get ready to experience Corfu through the lens of photography through the new digital book "The Panorama of Corfu" that is now available online.

ITB Asia 2018 Conference to Focus on Disruption and Innovation in Travel Industry

The trends that provoke disruption and innovation in the travel industry will be the focus of the “Travel Reimagined” conference to take place at ITB Asia 2018 in October.

MSC Cruises Announces New Terminal at PortMiami

MSC Cruises and Miami-Dade county have announced the signing of an MOU for the construction of a new Cruise Terminal at PortMiami.