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WTM: Nominations Open for New Int’l Travel & Tourism Awards

Nominations have opened for the new International Travel & Tourism Awards, organised by WTM London, that will debut on November 6.

Pioneering Greeks: Beetroot Design Group

This week the Pioneering Greeks column introduces Beetroot Design Group, a multi-awarded communication design office that provides services and solutions worldwide.

Η TOG & TOG – Hotels & Yachting επεκτείνεται στον τουριστικό κλάδο

Η TOG & TOG – Hotels & Yachting, με εμπειρία 50 ετών στο χώρο υφασμάτων επίπλωσης και λευκών ειδών, επεκτείνεται στον τουριστικό κλάδο.

Greek Tourism a Global Force Among OECD’s Top 10

Greece is ranked 10th among 49 other countries with the largest number of tourism arrivals in 2016, according to the OECD annual report.

E-ticket at Select Greek Museums, Sites Coming Soon

An e-ticket system offering admission to a number of Greek museums and sites will undergo test runs with officials looking to set it into force in June.

Halkidiki to Host Greek-Russian Tourism Business Forum in June 2018

Halkidiki will be the host destination for a Greek-Russian Tourism Business Forum in June, within the framework of the Greece-Russia Year of Tourism 2017-2018 initiative.

‘Greece-Russia Year of Tourism’ First Event a Big Success

Greece's first major event in celebration of the "Greece-Russia Year of Tourism" initiative took place in Moscow and was deemed a big success.

Divani Collection Hotels Marks 60 Years of Greek Hospitality

It’s a diamond anniversary for the Divani Collection Hotels, which marks 60 years of action in Greek hospitality this year.

Emirates Celebrates One-year Anniversary of Non-stop Athens-New York Service

Since Emirates launched the Greece-US non-stop service, 160,000 passengers traveled on the route, contributing to the 60% growth of the New York market out of Athens.

Egyptair Resumes Flights Between Athens and Benghazi, Libya

Egypt's national carrier Egyptair, as of April 1 will resume its Athens – Benghazi routes, which will be conducted via Cairo.

Thessaloniki to Host Greek – Serbian Business Forum

More than 150 Greek and 70 Serbian enterprises will participate in the Greek – Serbian Business Forum to be held on March 19 in Thessaloniki.

Athens Half Marathon 2018 Set to Go on March 18

The Greek capital is ready to welcome thousands of amateur and professional runners for the 7th Athens Half Marathon on March 18.

Experiencing 72 hours of Athens with ‘Wanderlust Greece’ – Video

Wanderlust Greece, the digital travel campaign of Marketing Greece, reveals the diverse experiences visitors in Athens can enjoy in 72 hours.

Στις 18 Απριλίου το 12ο Διεθνές Επιστημονικό Συνέδριο “Αερομεταφορές: Παρόν και Μέλλον”

Με την εξωστρέφεια της αεροπορικής βιομηχανίας θα ασχοληθεί το 12ο Διεθνές Επιστημονικό Συνεδρίο "Αερομεταφορές: Παρόν και Μέλλον".

Elianthos Villas Receives Guest Review Award 2017 by

Elianthos Villas, located on Crete, was recently honored with the Guest Review Award 2017 by the online booking platform

EU Proposes Stronger Visa Policy for More Security

The European Commission has tabled a new proposal on visa procedures, ahead of a plan to update the Visa Information System (VIS).

MITT 2018: Greece Honored as Top Destination with Best Beaches in Europe

Greece was honored as the top destination with the best beaches in Europe, by ITE Group, the organizer of the MITT 2018 tourism expo in Russia.

CLIA: German, UK, Ireland Markets Driving European Cruise Growth

German, UK and Ireland markets are driving European cruise travel growth up by 2.5 percent compared to 2016, according to the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA).

EU Looks to Address Bad Loans with ‘Ambitious’ Plan

In efforts to reign in non-performing loans across the EU, the European Commission has announced a package of “ambitious” measures.

Quality, Stronger Capacity Tops Greek Accommodation Body SETKE Agenda

Increasing room capacity, introducing a new hotel rating system, and laying out quality standards topped the agenda of SETKE's annual conference.