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Greek Tourism Figures Soar to New Heights, Exceed Forecasts

Greece is aiming for a record tourism year with data revealing that an additional three million travelers went through the country’s airports in the first seven months of 2018.

Greek Gaming Commission Invites Proposals for Casino Tender Teaser

The Hellenic Gaming Commission is welcoming proposals on a teaser for the international tender for the license to operate a casino at Hellinikon.

Ionian Islands Expect Over 2.9 Million Tourist Arrivals by End of Season

The Region of Ionian Islands expects air arrivals to Kefalonia, Corfu, Zakynthos and Aktion to exceed 2.9 million by the end of the 2018 tourism season.

Greek Seamen: 24-hour Strike on September 3, No Ferries

Greece’s ferry service is expected to be disrupted on Monday, September 3, as the Pan-Hellenic Seamen’s Federation (PNO) has announced a 24-hour strike.

Elefsina Waterway Project Moves Ahead to Design, Licensing Phase

Plans for the creation of a waterway in Elefsina, West Attica, were discussed between Hellenic Seaplanes and the town's mayor.

Thessaloniki 2018 Fair Figures Rising as Countdown Begins

Preparations are getting underway for the 83rd Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) to run in the Greek northern port city during September 8-16.

Nautical Channel to Broadcast Best of Ios Island in Greece

The beaches, marine activities, local delicacies and history of the Greek island of Ios will be shown to the world on a documentary of the Nautical Channel.

Creta Maris Guests Experience Cretan Culture and Tradition

The guests of the Creta Maris Beach Resort on Crete participated in the “Traditional Harvest Day” event and experienced local culture and tradition.

‘Alternative Athens’ Enters TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame

Alternative Athens, a travel company specializing in original tours and activities in Athens and Greece, has been recognized as a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner.

Thessaloniki’s Lazart Hotel Invites All to Cool Off in its Pool

The Lazart Hotel is inviting its guests and visitors in Thessaloniki to beat the summer heat by relaxing at its pool.