connect with us
Travel & Tourism industry news. A Service by Greek Travel Pages (gtp)
 

Visit Greece Website to ‘Speak’ 10 Languages

Visit Greece, the official tourism website for Greece, run by the GNTO, is undergoing a revamp and will be available in 10 languages.

‘Teamwork is the Key for Success’ – Interview with Maria Strati, GM of Poseidonion Grand Hotel

Poseidonion Grand Hotel General Manager Maria Strati speaks of the landmark hotel’s constant aim to offer the best guest experiences to visitors.

PATA: Greece Doing Good Job in Attracting Tourists from Asia

Greece is doing a good job in attracting tourists from Asia, according to the CEO of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), Dr Mario Hardy.

Greece Keen on Developing Tourism Along the Silk Road

Collective action is essential for the idea of Silk Road Tourism to soon become a reality, according to Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura.

UNWTO Says Greece a Showcase for its Tourism Success

UNWTO Secretary General Zurab Pololikashvili referred to Greece's tourism strategy as an example for other countries to follow.

Tourism and Education: UNWTO Signs MoU with Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

The UNWTO is looking to collaborate with the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and benefit from its skills, knowledge and experience for tourism.

Grand Hotel Palace Holds Welcome Reception for UNWTO Silk Road Tourism Meeting

The Grand Hotel Palace hosted the welcome reception ahead of the high level 8th UNWTO International Meeting on Silk Road Tourism in Thessaloniki.

Athens Expects Record 5.5 Million Tourists in 2018

A new record of 5.5 million tourist arrivals is expected for the Greek capital this year, according to figures presented during the Travel Trade Athens 2018 event.

‘Sun & Sea are Greece’s Strongest Selling Points’ – Interview with George Papadopoulos, Owner of Xenia Resorts & Villas

George Papadopoulos introduces the Xenia Resorts & Villas brand, a collection of summer resort properties in Greece.

Alitalia Honors Top Performing Partners in Greece

Alitalia has honored its best performing partner travel agents in Greece for their contribution in 2017 to the growth of the airline in the country.

Ryanair: Over 300 Weekly Flights in Greece in Summer 2019 – Interview with Nikolas Lardis

Ryanair Sales and Marketing Manager for the Eastern Med Nikolas Lardis, speaks to GTP Headlines about the airline's presence in the Greek market.

Santorini Video Wins Gold Tourism Film Award at Cannes Festival

A video featuring a luxury hotel on Santorini was honored with the gold prize in the Tourism Films category at the 9th Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards in France.

Greece Salutes World Tourism Day 2018

On the occasion of World Tourism Day 2018, key figures in Greek tourism underline the importance of tourism and the digital transformation.

Hotel Investments in Greece on the Up

Following record years of tourist arrivals and revenue, Greece is attracting international interest for investments in its hospitality sector.

Greece’s Hotel Investment Opportunities to Enter the Spotlight at MR&H Forum

Investment opportunities in Greece's tourism sector will be in the spotlight during the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) that will take place in Athens during October 17-19.

‘Rhodes’ is the Name of TUI’s New Boeing 737 MAX 8

German travel giant TUI Group has given the name of "Rhodes" to the second new 737 MAX 8 aircraft it has ordered as part of the renewal of its fleet.

New Faces: Ioanna Nomidou, Sales Executive at ‘Discover the World Greece’

This week, GTP introduces Ioanna Nomidou, the Sales Executive at ‘Discover the World Greece’, a part of Discover the World, a leading company in global travel services and distribution.

Chinese Tourists on the Rise in Greece, Says Argo Shanghai Travel

The number of Chinese visitors in Greece is rising rapidly and there is great optimism for the future, according to Argo Shanghai Travel in China.

Greek Travel Agents Discover Hangzhou, China, at Athens Event

The Hangzhou Tourism Commission and Argo Travel Group hosted an event in Athens to introduce the city of Hangzhou to Greek travel agents.

American Airlines to Connect Athens with Chicago in 2019

American Airlines announced that it will launch a daily seasonal service to Athens in Greece from Chicago in the US for the 2019 summer season.