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Greece Salutes World Tourism Day 2018

On the occasion of World Tourism Day 2018, key figures in Greek tourism underline the importance of tourism and the digital transformation.

Foreign Visitor Spending in Greece on the Rise

Greece is ranked 18th among 30 countries that have seen the largest growth in spending from international visitors in the past seven years, according to a report released by WTTC.

Greece Marks European Heritage Days 2018 with Open Museums, Sites

Greece joins 50 countries in celebrating European Heritage Days 2018 with free admission to museums and archaeological sites and a series of events held countrywide.

Potential for Strong Medicane to Hit Southwestern Greece

Weather experts are expecting a tropical-like cyclone to hit the southwest of Greece, which besides gale force winds may cause flash flooding.

Greece’s New Shipping Minister Sets Agenda

Updating the legal framework that covers shipping activities and encouraging the construction of “green ships” are some of the priorities set by newly appointed Shipping Minister Fotis Kouvelis.

NJV Athens Plaza Becomes Member of Global Sustainable Tourism Council

The NJV Athens Plaza, located in the heart of the Greek capital, has become a member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC).

Les Roches: New Postgraduate Executive Diploma in International Hotel Management

Les Roches is offering scholarships for Greek and Cypriot hospitality professionals interested in the Postgraduate Executive Diploma in International Hotel Management.

Crowne Plaza Athens Opens Doors of ‘Ballroom’ Conference Hall after Full Renovation

Following extensive renovation works, the "Ballroom" conference hall of the Crowne Plaza Athens City Center hotel has opened its doors, featuring a modern design and state-of-the-art equipment.

Kalymnos to Welcome ‘Living Legends’ for Climbing Festival

The island of Kalymnos is getting ready to welcome "living legends and active athletes of modern rock climbing" for its annual climbing festival.

Best of Global Animation Comes to Greece at ‘Animasyros11’

The finest films in international animation are currently on show in Greece, at the Animasyros11 festival, which is taking place on the island of Syros.

Joon to Connect France with Ecuador for Summer 2019

Joon, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Air France, in May 2019 will launch a new service connecting Paris–Charles de Gaulle Airport and Quito in Ecuador.

SiteMinder to Advise Crete’s Hoteliers on Best Practices

SiteMinder, a leading cloud platform for the global hotel industry, will travel to Crete to advise local hoteliers on best practices in global distribution.