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Support for Greek Tourism Included in New Gov’t Covid-19 Aid Package

Greece has announced a new Covid-19 economic response package, aimed to cushion the blow for businesses and the livelihoods of workers.

Greece Introduces Hotel Doctors, Island Quarantine Areas as Covid-19 Precautions

Hotels operating in Greece this summer will be required to have a doctor on call, as the country prepares to open up to tourists from abroad on June 15.

Protocol for Safe Restart of Air Travel in Europe: Guidelines by EASA & ECDC

EASA and ECDC have released the "COVID-19 Aviation Health Safety Protocol", which includes guidelines for the safe restart of air transport in Europe.

Health Experts: Greece Must Be Prepared for Travelers with the Coronavirus

Health experts warn that heat will not kill off Covid-19 and that Greece should be ready to deal with tourists possibly infected with the virus.

Covid-19: Greece to Launch ‘Syn-ergasia’ Job Retention Scheme

The Greek government will launch the “Syn-ergasia” employment support tool, aiming to protect jobs and keep companies hit by the Covid-19 pandemic above water.

Greek Tourism Industry Welcomes Restart Support Measures

Greek tourism stakeholders welcomed sector support measures announced by the Greek government, referring to them as "a first step" to recover lost ground after the Covid-19 health crisis.

Bulgaria Looks Towards Greece and Serbia for Quarantine-free Travel

Bulgaria recently held discussions with Greece and Serbia on lifting restrictions and allowing quarantine-free travel between the three countries.

Greece Clinches Second Place on Blue Flag Beaches 2020 List

Greece ranks second, among 47 countries, on the 2020 Blue Flag quality award list for beaches, marinas and sustainable tourism boats.

Daily Mail Explores Syros, the ‘Italian Masterpiece’

The Greek island of Syros is introduced by the Daily Mail as an undiscovered destination, ideal for summer holidays.

Condor Gets Ready to Fly to 14 Greek Destinations

German leisure airline Condor, this summer will be flying from Germany to 14 popular holiday destinations in Greece.

Mediterranean Palace Hotel Puts ‘Safety First’ with New Hygiene Standard

Thessaloniki’s Mediterranean Palace Hotel is rolling out its new "Safety First" standard, aiming to boost hygiene practices from check-in to check-out.

Varos Village Invites Travelers to Relax Safely on Lemnos this Summer

The hotels Varos Village Boutique and the Varos Residences, located on the island of Lemnos, will open to guests on July 1 and promise a safe and relaxing stay.

Lufthansa Group: Free Rebooking Period Extended

The Lufthansa Group airlines are extending their free rebooking period, offering passengers the option to book a new travel date until December 31, 2021.