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Greece Extends Covid-19 Travel Rules for Int’l Air Arrivals and Domestic Flights

The HCAA has updated and extended all aviation directives concerning arrivals from abroad and passengers of domestic flights in Greece.

Negative Covid-19 Rapid Tests Now Accepted for Entry in Greece

Greece is permitting entry for travelers who present negative rapid antigen tests as proof that they are not infected with Covid-19.

Germany Says Greece No Longer a Covid-19 ‘Risk Area’ for Travel

Germany has updated its travel advice and has taken Greece off its Covid-19 travel ‘risk list’, according to the Robert Koch Institute for infectious diseases.

Greece to Direct EU Resilience Funds into Special Forms of Tourism

Greek special forms of tourism - linked to agriculture and marine activities - will benefit from EU relief funds after the European Commission approved Greece’s resilience plan.

United States Now on EU’s Safe List for Travel

The European Council has added the United States to its updated list of countries for which restrictions should be lifted for travel into the EU.

Waterways for Five Evia Ports in the Pipeline

Waterway licensing procedures for the ports of Halkida, Edipso, Kymi, Karystos and Aliveri on the island of Evia are underway, according to Hellenic Seaplanes

Greek ‘Beauty and Light’ Feature in Dior Athens Show

The beauty and light of Greece on Thursday traveled the world via the live broadcast of Dior’s Cruise 2022 Collection show, straight from Athens' Panathenaic Marble Stadium.

TripAdvisor: Covid-19 Vaccines Driving Demand for Summer Vacations

Vaccine rollouts globally are driving increasing demand for summer vacations, a TripAdvisor traveler data and consumer sentiment analysis reveals.

Sojern: GNTO, AEGEAN Digital Campaign Brings in Thousands of Bookings for Greece

The GNTO’s and AEGEAN’s latest collaboration with Sojern resulted in 37.9 million ad impressions and 28,000 visitors to Greece.

Athens: The Destination Where You Can ‘Stay’ and Find it All!

A wonderful Athenian experience is guaranteed when you have a wonderful place to stay. And this is where the Athens Stay Aparthotels come in!

UNWTO Launches ‘Jobs Factory’ to Kickstart Tourism Employment Recovery

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has launched the ‘Jobs Factory’, a global hospitality network designed to connect talent with employers across the sector.

WTTC Aims to Reduce Single-use Plastic Products in Tourism

A report by the WTTC and the UNEP is offering practical recommendations to tourism policymakers on the complex issue of single-use plastic products.

The Athens Gate Hotel Guarantees Safe and Authentic Experiences for Guests

The Athens Gate Hotel, located a few steps away from the Acropolis, has opened its doors and is providing its guests with safe and authentic experiences.

RE|DIRECT Welcomes Lefteris Varelis as Head of Hospitality Department

RE|DIRECT, an Athens-based digital marketing and consulting agency, has appointed Lefteris Varelis as head of its hospitality department.

Eurocontrol Study Forecasts Greece Air Traffic Recovery in 2024

It will most likely take Greece approximately four years to achieve 92% of 2019 air traffic levels, according to a report by Eurocontrol.

Greece Reopens Amusement Parks and Spas

Greek authorities have announced the reopening of amusement parks and spas following an improvement in Greece’s Covid-19 data.

Greece Taps into Cruise Tourism with Upgraded Port Infrastructure 

Greece is planning to improve its port infrastructure in order to meet the increasing demand of cruise ship arrivals.

Athens Welcomes the Unveiling of Another ‘Pocket Park’

The Municipality of Athens is creating more innovative “pocket parks” in neighborhoods of the Greek capital.

MarBella Collection Welcomes Summer with ‘Greek Chefs Abroad’ Culinary Series

The hotels of the MarBella Collection this summer will host their first culinary pop-up events with the participation of renowned Greek chefs from abroad.

Puro Management Honored for Marketing & Consulting Services at Tourism Awards

Puro Management has been honored for its prime marketing and consulting services at the Tourism Awards 2021 event in Greece.