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Q&A with WTM London Exhibition Director, Simon Press

Simon Press, the exhibition director of WTM London, briefs about this year’s World Travel Market, which is being held for the first time in an innovative hybrid format.

Flying to Greece? Here’s What You Need to Know

The Covid-19 rules that all passengers from abroad must follow to enter Greece have been extended, according to an update by the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA).

UK Now Only Accepts Passport as Travel Document for Entry

Most EU, EEA and Swiss citizens now need a valid passport to enter the UK as the government has stopped accepting national identity (ID) cards as a travel document.

Greek Ministry May Establish Marine Tourism Committee

The Greek Tourism Ministry will examine the possibility of setting up a Marine Tourism Committee to handle crucial issues that involve professional yachting.

Kalamata Airport in Greece on Track for Development

The tender for the selection of consultants for the development of Kalamata Airport in Greece has been completed.

UNESCO Calls on UK to ‘Reconsider’ Returning Parthenon Marbles to Greece

UNESCO is urging the British Museum to reconsider repatriating the Parthenon Marbles to Greece and to enter talks on the issue.

German Travelers Choosing Crete for Autumn Holidays

All the more German travelers are choosing Crete for autumn vacations, as more airlines have extended direct flights to the Greek islands until November.

Greece Seaplane Operations Set Sights on 2022

Hellenic Seaplanes, a key investor in the development of Greece’s first waterway network, expects the first seaplane flights to take off in 2022.

Thessaloniki’s Exhibitions will Take Place as Planned Despite Covid ‘Red’ Status

TIF-Helexpo’s upcoming exhibitions in Thessaloniki will take place as planned despite the city going ‘red’ on Greece’s Covid-19 risk-assessment map.

Twin Influencers Promote Greece on China Central Television

Greek twin influencers Marianna and Sofia Erotokritou promoted Greece’s natural beauty and culture through a 4-minute video on China Central Television (CCTV).

‘Viva la feta’: Belgian Travel Show Begins Filming on Sifnos

A Belgian travel TV show titled “Viva la feta” has just started filming on the Greek island of Sifnos.

Skiathos Palace Hotel Introduces Private Labels for Wine and Olive Oil

The Skiathos Palace Hotel is introducing its guests and the island’s visitors to unique local wines and olive oil products that are available under its own private label.

‘Le Bourget’: Air France Unveils its First Airbus A220-300

Air France has taken delivery of its first Airbus A220-300, the company’s latest addition to the fleet of its short- and medium-haul network.

‘Olympic Day Run’ Greece 2021 Event Puts Thessaloniki in the Spotlight

The “Olympic Day Run” Greece 2021 event put Thessaloniki in the spotlight as a city ideal for hosting major sports events.