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Ξεκινά η υποβολή αιτήσεων για τα δημόσια ΙΕΚ τουρισμού

Ξεκινά τη Δευτέρα 22 Αυγούστου 2022, η ηλεκτρονική υποβολή αιτήσεων για την εισαγωγή στα δημόσια Ινστιτούτα Επαγγελματικής Κατάρτισης (ΙΕΚ) Τουρισμού, για το ακαδημαϊκό έτο...

Inflation Keeps Hotel Prices Down in Most of Europe But Not in Greece

Hit by inflation, hotel prices in Europe this year have dropped below 2019 levels with the exception of Greece, according to data by tourism intelligence provider Mabrian.

Photo of Rubbish-filled Zakynthos Shipwreck Beach Goes Viral

A photo of Zakynthos’ most famous site, Navagio Beach, filled with rubbish went viral creating a stir among local and government authorities.

W Hotels Makes Greek Debut with the Opening of ‘W Costa Navarino’ Resort

W Hotels, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, made its Greek debut with the opening of W Costa Navarino in the Peloponnese.

The Trazees 2022: Greece Named ‘Favorite Country’ for Third Year in a Row

Greece for a third consecutive year was named “Favorite Country” at “The Trazees”, the annual awards of web publication Trazee Travel.

Athens Airport’s Passenger Traffic Getting Closer to 2019 Levels

Passenger data for July 2022 at Athens International Airport (AIA) is showing that the recovery in air travel to Greece remains strong.

Greece Celebrates August Full Moon With Free Events Countrywide

Greece is welcoming this month’s full moon on Friday with a series of free events at sites, museums and landmarks.

Attica Group’s New Catamarans Start Routes to Saronic Gulf Islands

Attica Group has launched its three new Aero highspeed catamarans on the Saronic Gulf Islands line.

Costa Nostrum: Three More Beaches on Crete Get ‘Sustainable’ Label

The Costa Nostrum organization has certified three more coastal areas on the Greek island of Crete with the “Sustainable Beaches” label.

Survey: Passengers Embrace Technology for Seamless Air Travel

Air passengers are embracing mobile and touchless technologies in efforts to make their journey as convenient and seamless as possible, a survey by SITA found.

Acropolis Museum: August Full Moon with the Hellenic Air Force Band

The Acropolis Museum in Athens will host a special event with the historic Hellenic Air Force Band to celebrate the August Full Moon on August 12.

Greece to Index and Protect Flora & Fauna at 20 Archaeological Sites

Actions have been announced for the protection and preservation of the flora and fauna of 20 archaeological sites in Greece under a budget of 258,500 euros.

100% Hotel Show 2022: Ειδική καμπάνια «Χτίζω-Ανακαινίζω Ξενοδοχείο»

Το 100% Hotel Show παρουσιάζει φέτος μια πλήρη γκάμα λύσεων στο section «Architecture-Build-Materials», επαναφέροντας την ειδική καμπάνια «Χτίζω-Ανακαινίζω Ξενοδοχείο», που ξεκίνησε στη διοργάνωση του...

Chios State Airport to Get Long-awaited Upgrade

Upgrade works budgeted at €9.6 million are set to begin at “Omiros” airport on the island of Chios to improve the travel experience for Greeks and tourists.

IATA: Global Air Travel Making Strong Recovery Despite Disruption

Global air travel was back on track in June reaching 70.8% of pre-Covid-19 levels and driven by strong passenger demand despite the challenging times for the sector.

Vessels from 45 Countries Cross Greece’s Corinth Canal in July

Vessels from 45 countries, including cruise ships, commercial yachts and private pleasure boats, crossed Greece’s Corinth Canal in July after it reopened to transit.

Popular Paliokastritsa on Corfu Gets New Marina

A new 103-berth marina was recently inaugurated at Alypa in Paliokastritsa on the Greek island of Corfu.

Three Bids for Majority Stake of Igoumenitsa Port

The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund has received three binding offers for the acquisition of a majority stake in the port of Igoumenitsa in northwestern Greece.

SKY express: New Routes from Athens to Milan, Munich and Sofia

Greek airline SKY express is expanding its network of destinations by adding new routes from Athens to Munich, Milan and Sofia.

Μειωμένο εισιτήριο στα ΜΜΜ για τους σπουδαστές των Ανώτερων Σχολών Τουριστικής Εκπαίδευσης

Με μειωμένο εισιτήριο στα MMM, θα μετακινούνται οι σπουδαστές των ΑΣΤΕ του υπουργείου Τουρισμού, από το νέο ακαδημαϊκό έτος.