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AccorHotels’ MGallery Hotel Brand Comes to Athens

AccorHotels is expanding its upscale MGallery brand to Athens, Greece, following an agreement with Lampsa Hellenic Hotels SA.

Greece and OECD to Strengthen Cooperation in Tourism

The Greek Tourism Ministry and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have agreed to strengthen cooperation in terms of know-how and best practices.

INSETE: August 2018 Tourist Arrivals Up in Greece

Greek tourism continued its upward trend in August this year with an increase in air arrivals compared to the same month in 2017, according to INSETE data.

PayPal: Travel Products Top Sales Item of Greek E-shops

Travel services are the top selling products of Greek e-shops, according to the PayPal Cross-Border Consumer Research Report 2018 carried out by Ipsos.

Greece’s Spinalonga on its Way to UNESCO World Heritage List

The Greek Ministry of Culture has submitted a nomination file for the inscription of the Spinalonga island near Crete, on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Greek Eco Campaign ‘Keep Aegean Blue’ Kicks Off on Islands

The South Aegean Region is launching an environmental campaign titled "Keep Aegean Blue” with a series of awareness-raising activities on Rhodes, Kos, Patmos, Kalymnos and Leros.

Ferry Operator ANEK Sees Turnover Growth H1 2018

The ANEK Lines group posted improved turnover in the first half of 2018 at 72.9 million euros compared to 65.3 million euros in the corresponding period of 2017.

Cruiseway Travel Offers Holiday Packages from Piraeus with Costa Cruises

Athens-based Cruiseway Travel is offering unique cruise vacation packages from the port of Piraeus to Croatia’s Dalmatian coast and Italy’s western coast with Costa Cruises.

SWISS Invests in Latest-generation Aircraft

SWISS is converting its purchase options for ten more latest-generation Airbus A320neo family aircraft into firm orders.

WTM London, Digital Tourism Think Tank Partner to Tackle Overcrowding

WTM London and The Digital Tourism Think Tank on November 7 will host a unique day-long challenge, aiming to solve overcrowding in some of Europe’s busiest destinations.

Travel Etiquette: How to Be a Better Tourist

Ten ways for travelers to stop upsetting locals and for them to make the destinations they visit better for the environment and their fellow holidaymakers.

Ryanair: Over 300 Weekly Flights in Greece in Summer 2019 – Interview with Nikolas Lardis

Ryanair Sales and Marketing Manager for the Eastern Med Nikolas Lardis, speaks to GTP Headlines about the airline's presence in the Greek market.