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Greece’s Tourism Strategy Presented at 109th UNWTO Executive Council Meeting

Greece's tourism strategy was presented to tourism leaders from around the world at the 109th session of the UNWTO Executive Council in Bahrain.

Lufthansa Begins Direct Thessaloniki-Frankfurt Flights

After 17 years, Lufthansa has launched a new direct non-stop service to Thessaloniki International Airport “Makedonia”, connecting the Greek northern city with Frankfurt.

Major €150m Hotel Investment Planned for Crete

Metaxas Group of Companies recently announced that it is planning a major hotel investment in the Mirabello Bay in the area of Kavousi, Eastern Crete.

Athens & Epidaurus Festival Sees Rise in Revenue, Participation

The Athens & Epidaurus Festival generated revenues of 5 million euros for 2018, up by 38 percent compared to 2017 at 3.6 million euros.

UNWTO Calls for Tech and Investment in Tourism at WTM London 2018

The UNWTO will focus on investment in tourism technology at this year’s Minister’s Summit at WTM London 2018 and also examine the role of music in tourism.

Ryanair Launches New Corfu – Liverpool Service in June 2019

As part of its 2019 summer schedule, Ryanair will launch a new service connecting Corfu in Greece with Liverpool in the UK in June.

Serifos Travels the World Through Panos Emporio Fashion

Fashion lovers will have the chance to “virtually” visit the Greek island of Serifos through vivid photos featuring the latest collection of "Panos Emporio".

Ellinair Promotes South Aegean Islands to Passengers

Aiming to promote more Greek destinations to its passengers, Ellinair will feature the South Aegean islands in its inflight magazine "Anemos" until April 2019.

Greece-Serbia Forum Aims to Boost Tourism Exchange 

The 1st Greek-Serbian Tourism Forum will be held in Thessaloniki on November 9 to strengthen the exchange of tourist flows between the two countries.

Turkish Airlines Moves to New Home at Istanbul Airport

Turkish Airlines has welcomed a new era of Turkish aviation with the recent opening of the new Istanbul Airport.

Επισκέπτες από 47 χώρες αναμένονται σε Philoxenia και Hotelia

Οι διεθνείς εκθέσεις Philoxenia και Hotelia έρχονται στις 9-11 Νοεμβρίου με μεγάλη συμμετοχή της τουριστικής βιομηχανίας από την Ελλάδα και το εξωτερικό.

‘Athens & Partners’ Announce €15m Plan to Boost Tourism in Greek Capital

The Municipality of Athens, SETE, AEGEAN and Athens Airport have joined forces to establish the Greek capital as a top European destination.