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GNTO Targets Senior Travelers in Scandinavia

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) is promoting Greece as a silver tourism destination to tour operators in Scandinavia.

Aqua Vista Hotels: New Lease Agreement for Yet Another of its Properties on Santorini

Aqua Vista Hotels has entered into a new lease agreement for a further property on Santorini, the Abelonas Retreat Sunset & Sunrise Lodgings that will be operational from spring 2020.

Boutique Hotel ‘Monsieur Didot’ Offers Signature Athens Hospitality

The Μonsieur Didot, a new boutique hotel in Athens’ posh Kolonaki district, is set to offer visitors the finest in Greek hospitality.

Kallichoron Hotel Presents its Sustainable Tourism Model for Astypalea

Astypalea's Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel presented its sustainable tourism model during the SASM Forum in Athens, held by the Alumni Association of Moraitis School.

Hotel Grande Bretagne Welcomes Christmas Season with 10,000 Lights

The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens recently welcomed the Christmas holiday season with its annual tree lighting event.

Thessaloniki Tourism Organization Launches ‘Xmas Spirit’ Video Competition

The Thessaloniki Tourism Organization has launched a video competition, aiming to promote the city's Christmas festivities in Greece and abroad.

Η 6η Athens International Tourism Expo ανοίγει τις πόρτες της στις 6 Δεκεμβρίου

Με την τελετή εγκαινίων την Παρασκευή 6 Δεκεμβρίου στις 6 μ.μ. θα ξεκινήσει τις εργασίες της η 6η Athens International Tourism Expo στο Metropolitan Expo.

US Ambassador Pyatt: Greece is a Safe Destination

"Greece is a safe destination," said US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt, following a US embassy travel warning concerning the Christmas holidays.

ITB-IPK: Greece Among ‘Outperforming Destinations’ So Far in 2019

Greece is among the top five “outperforming destinations” in the first eight months of 2019, according to ITB Berlin and IPK International.

Austrian Airlines Adds More Greek Destinations to 2020 Summer Schedule

Austrian Airlines will add more Greek holiday destinations to its flight schedule for summer 2020, which will take effect on March 29.

Greek Lawyers to Set Up Committee for Return of Parthenon Marbles

A Committee for the Return of the Parthenon Marbles is being set up by Greek lawyers, with the aim to offer legal support in Greece’s efforts to bring the sculptures back.

Marketing Greece’s Tourism Partnership for Chania in Full Swing

A digital campaign for Chania, Crete, is among the actions of Marketing Greece's “tourism partnership” for the destination's promotion.

Greece Named ‘Best Beach Holiday Destination’ for 2019 by Nat Geo Traveler Russia

Greece has been named "Best Beach Holiday Destination" for 2019 at the Travel Awards of the National Geographic Traveler Russia.

Santo Maris Oia is the World’s Leading Boutique Resort for 2019

The Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa on Santorini has been named "World's Leading Boutique Resort" at the World Travel Awards 2019.

NetSemantics to Present Software Solutions for Travel Industry at 6th AITE Expo

Integrated tourism platform NetSemantics will present its modern software solutions for travel companies at the 6th AITE Expo during December 6-8.

Μεγάλη συμμετοχή στο 7ο Business Travel Professionals Forum της SWOT

Με μεγάλη συμμετοχή πραγματοποιήθηκε το 7ο BTPF, η μεγαλύτερη B2B συνάντηση των επαγγελματιών του τουρισμού στην Ελλάδα.

Health and Wellness Tourism Greece’s Next Priority

Greece is exploring the possibility of the creation of clusters involving hospitals, medical centers and hotels to provide a full health tourism product to visitors.

Greek Tourism Ministry Considers Training Programs for Unemployed

In view of the start of the summer season, the Greek Tourism Ministry is considering the launch of training programs for the unemployed.

New European Commission: Who is Who

MEPs recently voted to elect the European Commission led by Ursula von der Leyen, allowing it to take office on December 1.

Climate Change Should Be No. 1 Priority, Say EU Citizens

Combating climate change should be the European Parliament’s top priority, a new Eurobarometer survey reveals, highlighting youth-led climate protests as great influencers.