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Christmas 2018 Events at the Acropolis Museum in Athens

The Acropolis Museum in Athens is welcoming the Christmas holiday season with workshops, music events and a number of surprises for all.

Sofitel Athens Airport Hosts Exhibit of Artwork by Penny Spyropoulou

Aiming to promote Greek art, the Sofitel Athens Airport is currently hosting an art exhibition of late artist Penny Spyropoulou.

Cooperation, Sustainable Tourism Policy Top First Meeting of Greek Regions

Greece's 1st Regional Meeting for Tourism recently took place in Athens with the participation of 13 Greek regional authorities.

Athens to Party at New Merchants’ Arcade & Theatrou Sq Shops on Dec 22-23

Festive activities, happenings and music events will take place at the new shops in the Merchants’ Arcade in central Athens, during December 22-23.

Sharing Economy Conference to Focus on the Case of Athens

A case study on the way the sharing economy has affected the tourism market of Athens will be the main topic of the 1st BnB Guest Conference in the Greek capital.

Greece Getting Ready for its First ‘IRONMAN’ – Interview with Thanasis Papadimitriou, CEO of EYZHN Greece DMC

Greece will host its first ever IRONMAN 70.3 triathlon and EY ZHN's Thanassis Papadimitriou tells us exactly what we should expect in April 2019.

Tourism Minister Rings NYSE Bell at Special Wall Street Greece Day Event

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura rang the NYSE Closing Bell on Wall Street, on Tuesday, during the annual “Greek Day at NYSE” event.

Planet Physics: Greece Welcomes First Interactive Science Center

Planet Physics, the first interactive science center in Greece, has opened its doors in the area of Vrilissia, north of Athens’ city center.

HAPCO Sees Interest for Greece as Conference Tourism Destination

Greece attracted the interest of international conference organizers during Spain's IBTM World exhibition, according to the Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers (HAPCO).

Thessaloniki Tourism Pros Get the Latest on Trends Driving Digital Marketing

Thessaloniki's tourism professionals were informed on the latest trends driving digital marketing, during a workshop held in the northern port city by Marketing Greece.

Commission Promoting Cultural Heritage for Cohesive, Resilient Europe

The European Commission has announced the first-ever "European Framework for Action on Cultural Heritage" aimed at safeguarding and promoting Europe's cultural heritage.

Athens’ Crowne Plaza Holds Pre-Christmas Party in Revamped Ballroom

The Crowne Plaza Athens City Centre Hotel recently held a pre-Christmas party in its Ballroom, giving its partners and friends the chance to see the many changes in the space since its revamp.

It’s Christmas Time at Grande Bretagne and King George Hotels in Athens

With festive decorations and a number of planned events, it definitely feels like Christmas at the Grande Bretagne and the King George, two centrally located luxury hotels in Athens.

‘The Great Gatsby’ Becomes Immersive Cinema Experience at Grand Hyatt Athens

Baz Luhrmann’s romantic drama film "The Great Gatsby" will become an immersive movie experience at the Grand Hyatt Athens hotel in the Greek capital with Cinema Alive, Greece's first immersive cinema.

Main Reasons to Visit MITT Exhibition in Moscow

The 26th MITT is opening its doors in Moscow this March and its organizer, ITE Group, gives us the main reasons for professionals to visit.

Cultural Tourism Key to Sustaining Communities, Safeguarding Heritage

A clear and strong link between tourism, culture and local community stakeholders is essential, according to the UNWTO and UNESCO.

‘Santorini Experience’ Sports Tourism Event Earns International Distinction

The “Santorini Experience” sports tourism event received a distinction at the Travel & Hospitality Awards, which recognizes accomplishments across the travel industry.

‘Antikythera Shipwreck’ Exhibition in Beijing Extended to February 2019

An exhibition on Greece's Antikythera shipwreck, running at The Palace Museum in Beijing, China, will be extended by two months, after the event received a huge turnout.

ECTAA: European Travel Agents to Meet in Łódź, Poland, for Spring 2019 Meeting

The European Travel Agents and Tour Operators Association (ECTAA) will meet in Łódź, Poland, in June 2019, for its semi-annual meeting.

Athens’ Christmas Tree to Light Up on December 11 at Special Event

Athens is getting ready to welcome the Christmas holidays under the massive Christmas tree on Syntagma Square, set to light up on Tuesday, December 11.