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Estia Boutique Apartments: Greek Hospitality in Athens with New Safety Procedures

The Estia Boutique Apartments, a family-run hospitality property in Athens, has opened its doors and is welcoming guests.

‘Canaves Oia Epitome’ Named Top Resort in Europe and Greece by T+L

The Canaves Oia Epitome, a luxury property located on Santorini, has been named Europe’s and Greece’s top resort at The World's Best Awards 2020 by Travel + Leisure.

Greece Tightens Covid-19 Testing at Promachonas Border Point

Greece will increase testing at the Promachonas border check point following a spike in Covid-19 cases among incoming visitors.

Greek Minister Says Covid-19 Testing at Entry Points ‘Effective’

Targeted Covid-19 testing conducted at entry points across Greece has been effective, according to Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis.

EU: Covid-19 Blow to Greek Economy Milder than Expected

The European Commission has revised its outlook for the Greek economy, saying prospects for 2020 in the aftermath of Covid-19 were milder than initially expected.

High Fire Risk in Greece for Friday, July 10

Greece's General Secretariat for Civil Protection has warned that on Friday, July 10, the risk of wildfires in certain regions of the country will be very high.

Ministry Aims to Include All of Greece on the Tourist Map

The Greek Tourism Ministry is looking to equally distribute tourist traffic to all of Greece’s regions, aiming to ensure inclusive development.

Greece Relaxes Covid-19 Measures in Shopping Malls, Restaurants

Greece has eased some of its Covid-19 rules it had announced for the country's shopping malls and restaurants.

Greece Looks to Establish Tourism Education Departments in Ancient Olympia and Kos

The Greek Tourism Ministry is looking to establish two new tourism education departments, one in the area of Ancient Olympia and another on the island of Kos.

UNWTO and Sommet Education Offer 30 Scholarships for Tourism Studies

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has partnered with Sommet Education to offer 30 scholarships for tourism education programs.

Summer Senses Luxury Resort Welcomes its Guests to Paros

The five-star Summer Senses Luxury Resort has reopened its doors to welcome its summer guests to the popular Greek island of Paros.

Metaxa Hospitality Group Hosts German Tour Operators on Crete

The Metaxa Hospitality Group recently welcomed over 150 German tour operators, travel agents and journalists to its Creta Maris resort on Crete.

Lufthansa: ‘ReNew’ Restructuring Program Cuts Jobs and Aircraft, Halts Germanwings

The Lufthansa Group has announced a second set of measures as part of its overall restructuring program in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis.

Υπουργείο Τουρισμού: Τρία προγράμματα συμβουλευτικής, εκπαίδευσης και πιστοποίησης ανέργων

Τρία προγράμματα, ύψους 40,4 εκατ. ευρώ, συμβουλευτικής, εκπαίδευσης και πιστοποίησης ανέργων, εγκρίθηκαν από το υπουργείο Τουρισμού.

Study: Tourists Trust Greece but Reluctant to Travel

Tourists may be eager to start traveling again and keen on visiting Greece, but the majority is reluctant to do so due to the coronavirus pandemic, a study reveals.

UK Tour Operators Want Support to Restart Tourism to Greece

Specialist tour operators working out of the UK are calling on Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis to support their efforts to rekindle travel to Greece.

EU Issues Guidelines for Possible Cruise Travel Restart

The EU recently issued guidance in preparation for the possible resumption of cruise ship operations in the aftermath of Covid-19.

Έρευνα για τις επιπτώσεις της πανδημίας στην ελληνική συνεδριακή αγορά

Εγχώριοι τουριστικοί φορείς πραγματοποιούν την πρώτη πανελλαδική έρευνα για τις επιπτώσεις της παγκόσμιας υγειονομικής κρίσης στην ελληνική συνεδ...

Greece’s Lavreotiki Municipality Aiming for UNESCO Status

The Lavreotiki Municipality will submitt a file to the culture ministry in order to be included on UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites list for its vast history and singular geology.

Gulf Air Resumes Direct Flights from Bahrain to Athens and Cairo

Gulf Air has resumed its direct flights from Bahrain to Greece's capital Athens, and Cairo in Egypt.