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Greece’s Meteora, Volos and Pelion to Feature on Spanish TV

The Greek destinations of Meteora, Volos and Pelion will be featured on Spain's RTVE in February.

SWOT-HCH: Registration Open for 4th Boutique Hotels Forum in Athens

Registration has opened for the 4th Boutique Hotels Forum in Athens, organized by SWOT | Hospitality Management Company and the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels (HCH).

Celestyal Head Honored for Supporting Greece’s Cruise Tourism

Celestyal Cruises President Kostakis Loizou was honored for his contribution to the Greek cruise industry by the Association of Cruise Ship Owners and Maritime Agencies (EEKFN).

Athens to Host ‘World of Coffee 2021’ Event

Athens will be hosting the "World of Coffee 2021" event, Europe's largest annual specialty coffee trade show.

Hollywood’s Tom Hanks Hails His ‘Haven’ Greece

“I’ve been Hellenic now for the better part of 32 years,” said award-winning actor Tom Hanks upon receiving the Cecil B DeMille Award at this year’s Golden Globes.

Athens Still Up for European Film Location Award 2019 – Voting Extended to Jan 20

Athens is among the nominees for the European Film Location Award 2019, with the voting process extended until January 20.

Athens Welcomes New Year with Fireworks, Music and Revelry

Thousands of Athenians and visitors ushered in the New Year during a big party which was held on December 31, at central Syntagma Square.

Big New Year’s Eve Party at Syntagma Square

The Municipality of Athens will ring in the New Year at Syntagma Square with plenty of entertainment that will include lots of music, fun, dancing, lights and fireworks!

Travel Industry Developments Take Center Stage at Amadeus Events in Greece, Cyprus

Amadeus held events for its partners in Greece and Cyprus to inform on the NDC standard and the latest developments in the travel industry.

Greece Grants Honorary Citizenship to Tom Hanks

The President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos has granted honorary Greek citizenship to American actor and Oscar award winner Tom Hanks.

Hundreds of Wishes Light Up the Night Sky in Athens

The night sky of Athens was illuminated in a spectacle of lights during the "Night of Wishes" event held on Christmas Eve at Kotzia Square.

Athens’ Life Gallery Hotel Blows Out 15 Candles in Style

The Life Gallery athens hotel in Ecali celebrated its 15th anniversary with a grand party that included an outstanding music program and a motorcycle display.

Festive Events & Activities at the Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens

Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel Athens invites its guests and the public to a program of events and activities to celebrate the festive season.

Kalamata Pays Tribute to Olive Oil with Music, Nutrition, Know-how

The potential of extra virgin olive oil, Greece’s most prized product and export, was featured during a tribute event held recently in Kalamata, marking World Olive Oil Day.

Athens Airport Presents the Christmas Traditions of Alexandroupolis

The Christmas traditions of Alexandroupolis will be on show at Athens International Airport during December 23 and 24.

GNTO and Condé Nast Traveller Promote Greece to UK Tourism Market

Condé Nast Traveller readers in London recently had the chance to learn all about Greece’s thematic forms of tourism.

Athens Invites All to Party at its ‘Glasshouse Project’

The Municipality of Athens is inviting the city's residents and visitors to party down at Syntagma Square during December 21-22 at its Glasshouse Project.

Greece’s Regional Tourism Council Aims for Long-term Development Strategy

Ways of enhancing Greece’s tourism competitiveness and extending the season were discussed at the first meeting of the Regional Tourism Council, held in Athens.

China’s Leading MICE Professionals Visit Athens

The City of Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) recently held a fam trip in the Greek capital for 15 Chinese MICE professionals.

Navarino Challenge 2019 Holds ‘Love Auction‘ for a Good Cause

The Navarino Challenge 2019 sports tourism event is holding an online “Love Auction” for a good cause with the contribution of popular international athletes.