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Katikies Mykonos Ensures Safety with GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

Katikies Mykonos has achieved the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR accreditation, the gold standard for prepared facilities.

Rhodes’ 1st Virtual Marathon Kicks Off with Αthletes from 33 Countries

The International Rhodes Marathon is taking place this year as a month-long virtual event until May 9.

Sports Memorabilia Auctions for a Good Cause Announced

Items from world-class athletes, hall of famers and ambassadors of Navarino Challenge will be available in a series of online auctions to be held this December.

Business Talk: Η ώρα της αλήθειας για τον Επαγγελματικό & Συνεδριακό Τουρισμό – Σίσσυ Λιγνού

Η πανδημία «χτύπησε» τον συνεδριακό τουρισμό την εποχή που κατέγραφε σημαντική άνοδο σε παγκόσμια κλίμακα, αναφέρει η Σίσσυ Λιγνού, CEO της AFEA Travel and Congress...

Βραβεύσεις και παράταση για το 13ο Διεθνές Φεστιβάλ Κινηματογράφου Λάρισας

Ολοκληρώθηκε με μεγάλη επιτυχία το 13ο Διεθνές Φεστιβάλ Κινηματογράφου Λάρισας το οποίο παρατείνει τις προβολές μέχρι την Κυριακή 11 Απριλίου.

Greek Tourism Must Adapt to Changes Brought by Covid-19, says Report

Greek tourism must adapt to increased competition in the Mediterranean and to travelers' different destination selection criteria shaped by Covid-19.

Nine in Ten Travelers Say ‘Yes’ to Digital Health Passports, Poll Shows

Over nine in 10 travelers feel comfortable to use a digital health passport for future trips, according to a survey published by travel technology company Amadeus.

Europa Nostra: Amorgos, Kimolos, Kythira, Sikinos, Tinos on Most Endangered 2021 List

The Greek islands of Amorgos, Kimolos, Kythira, Sikinos and Tinos, have been included on ‘Europe’s 7 Most Endangered Heritage Sites 2021’ list released by Europa Nostra.

Υπεγράφη η ΚΥΑ για την οικονομική ενίσχυση των τουριστικών λεωφορείων

O Υπουργός Τουρισμού Χάρης Θεοχάρης υπέγραψε την ΚΥΑ για την έκτακτη οικονομική ενίσχυση των τουριστικών λεωφορείων.

Greece Donates ‘Charioteer of Delphi’ Replica to Qatar

Greece has donated an exact replica of the "Charioteer of Delphi", also known as Heniokhos, to the city of Doha in Qatar.

Santikos and Airotel Launch New Hotel Management Company Named ‘Capital H’

Santikos Collection and Airotel Group have partnered to launch ‘Capital H’, a new hotel management company in Greece.

Thessaloniki’s Makedonia Palace Hotel to Open to Guests on April 20

The five-star Makedonia Palace hotel will reopen its doors on April 20 to welcome guests to the city of Thessaloniki.

Travelport Launches New Marketplace for Travel Retailing

Travelport has launched its next-generation platform ‘Travelport+’ that is designed to accelerate industry innovation in travel retailing.

Kefalonia Winemakers Get Together and Form Association

Aiming to promote the vineyards and wines of the island of Kefalonia, seven local wineries joined forces and formed the Kefalonia Winemakers Association.

Op-Ed: ‘Towards the Recovery of Greek Tourism’ – Yiannis Retsos

Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) President Yiannis Retsos gives us his view on the recovery of Greek tourism in the post-coronavirus era.

High Schools in Greece to Re-open on Monday

High schools in Greece will re-open on Monday, April 12, under strict guidelines and Covid-19 measures.

Report: 1 in 2 Europeans Optimistic About Travel Due to Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout

The impact of Covid-19 vaccines on travel sentiment is fairly positive, according to the European Travel Commission’s latest report.

Greece and the UK Touch Base on Tourism Issues

A number of issues relating to tourism were discussed in Athens between Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis and UK Under-Secretary of State Wendy Morton.

IMF Sees 3.8% GDP Growth in Greece for 2021

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is forecasting that the Greek economy will grow by 3.8 percent in 2021.

Minister Expects Seaplane Services to be a Game-changer for Greek Tourism

Seaplane services in Greece, once launched, are expected to create new tourism products and employment opportunities on the Greek islands and in remote regions.