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Germanwings Named One Of The Most Punctual European Airlines In The World

Cologne-based Germanwings was recently ranked second most punctual airline in the world out of all airlines evaluated in a Europe-wide comparison carried out by American online service Flight Stats.

Air New Zealand Named Airline Of The Year

The world’s foremost safety and product rating website, AirlineRatings.com, has announced Air New Zealand as its Airline of the Year for 2014.

Athens Airport’s New Website Wins Golden “Ermis” Award

The new website of Athens International Airport (AIA) was recently honored for its innovative design, user-friendly navigation and interactive creativity with the travel website golden "Ermis" award in the "Digital - Travel" category.

Greek Restaurant Among 101 Best In Europe For 2013

A restaurant on Santorini, Greece, made it onto The Daily Meal's second-annual 101 Best Restaurants in Europe list that honors the bounty of fine cuisine that can be found in countries all over the Continent.

Creta Maris Honored At 2014 Environmental Awards

The Creta Maris Beach Resort on Crete was honored at the recent 2014 Environmental Awards in Athens, in the category of "Sustainable Business," by Boussias Communications.

Santorini Chosen As One Of Europe’s Prettiest Cities By USA Today Readers

Greece's popular island of Santorini has been ranked by the readers of the newspaper USA Today and 10Best as one of the 10 winners in the recent "Prettiest European City" contest.

Aldemar Group Wins In 2014 Environmental Awards

Aldemar Hotels & Spa was recently honored at the 2014 Environmental Awards in Athens, in the category of "Renewable Energy."

ANEK Lines Captain Honored By Port Authority In Santorini

Vaggelis Stouraitis, captain of the "Prevelis" ship of ANEK Lines, was recently honored for his excellent cooperation with the Thera Port Authority, Santorini.

Blue Star Ferries Wins Ermis Award For Corporate Social Responsibility Program

Greek ferry company Blue Star Ferries and MSPS Corporate Affairs, were honored for the corporate social responsibility program "Traditional Occupations" at the Ermis Awards ceremony held recently in Athens.

MidEast Travel Honored By Global Aviation Industry Giants

Greek travel agency MidEast Travel & Tourism was recently honored with two new awards by leading international airline companies.

European Commission Launches New “European Natura 2000 Award”

The European Commission has launched a new Award designed to celebrate and promote best practices for nature conservation in Europe.

SANI President Wins Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Award

The president of Sani Resort, Stavros Andreadis, was honored as the 2013 Pioneer Entrepreneur at the recent Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Gala for Greece.

Travelplanet24 Wins “Internationalized E-business” Title At E-volution Awards 2013

Greek online travel agency Travelplanet24 won the Gold Award for the company's best practices in developing activities abroad, at the 3rd E-volution Awards ceremony held 10 December in Athens.

Greece’s Metropolitan Hospital Receives “Excellence in Medical Tourism” Certificate

Metropolitan Hospital in Athens, Greece, was recently certified at the level of excellence in medical tourism among other international hospitals worldwide.

Greek Publishing Company To Launch New Tourism Awards In 2014

Excellence in Greek travel and hospitality will be rewarded next year at the new Tourism Awards 2014.

Small Cyclades Lines Wins Lloyd’s List “Passenger Line of the Year 2013” Award

Small Cyclades Lines was voted the "Best Passenger Line of the Year 2013" at the 10th Annual Lloyd's List Greek Shipping Awards 2013 that celebrated achievements in the Greek maritime industry.

Poseidonion Collects More Awards While Marking Its Centenary

The Poseidonion Grand Hotel on Spetses shined at the 2013 Boutique Hotel Awards held recently at the Marble Arts Hotel in London,UK.

Chania’s Tourism Campaign Honored For 8th Time

Chania recently collected its eighth award for another promotional video of the city's tourism campaign "Chania-a journey to your senses."

Etihad Airways Crowned World’s Leading Airline For 5th Consecutive Year

Etihad Airways enjoyed stunning success at this year’s World Travel Awards, taking top honors for the fifth year in a row.

Aldemar’s Royal Mare Hotel Wins At Travel Industry’s “Oscars”

Five-star Aldemar Royal Mare on Crete has once again been recognized at "the Oscars of the travel industry" - the 2013 World Travel Awards - held recently in Doha, Qatar.