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Athens Gains Ground as MICE Destination

Athens is gaining ground as a global MICE destination, according to the ICCA - International Congress and Conference Association 2018 list.

Αριστεία και καινοτομία βραβεύθηκαν στα Tourism Awards 2019

Τα φετινά Tourism Awards, βραβεία-θεσμός του ελληνικού τουρισμού, ανέδειξαν τους άριστους, τους τολμηρούς και τους καινοτόμους.

Athens Revamp Phase 1 Complete, Says Mayor

Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis recently presented a series of completed city upgrade projects, which are part of the municipality’s multi-phase urban regeneration program. 

Χρυσή διάκριση για το Λιμενικό Ταμείο Σκύρου στα Tourism Awards 2019

Χρυσό βραβείο απέσπασε το Λιμενικό Ταμείο Σκύρου στα Tourism Awards 2019, ως επιβράβευση των συνεχών και πολυετών προσπαθειών του.

Athens Holds 1st Meeting with its ‘Partners’

With the common goal to establish Athens into a top tourism destination, the city's mayor opened the 1st executive council of 'This is Athens & Partners'.

AEGEAN Again Named Europe’s Best Regional Airline by TripAdvisor

AEGEAN has once again been named Best Regional Airline in Europe for 2019 on TripAdvisor's Traveler’s Choice Awards for Airlines list.

This is Athens – Polis Initiative to Clean City Building Facades

Athens is set to get a much-needed facelift with the cleaning of dozens of building facades across town on the initiative of the "This is Athens - Polis" pilot program.

Austrian Travelers Set Sights on Greece this Summer

Greece appears to be at the top of Austrian travelers’ bucket lists this year, according to data on outbound flights presented by airport authorities from Graz, Linz and Salzburg.

Athens Airport Applauds Airlines for their Development in 2018

AEGEAN, Ellinair, Emirates, Scoot, Gulf Air and Royal Jordanian were among the airlines honored at Athens International Airport's annual award ceremony for partners.

Quality and Sustainability Can Drive Tourism Growth in Greece

Quality and sustainability could be the main drivers of growth for Greece’s tourism industry, according to Sani SA CEO Andreas Andreadis.

AEGEAN: New Destinations and 700,000 Additional Seats in 2019

AEGEAN in 2019 will invest on expanding its network and extending the Greek tourism season through increased capacity with additional frequencies and new routes.

Delphi Forum 2019 Looks into Sustainable Tourism and Technology

The ways technology and sustainable practices can shape the future of the Greek tourism industry will be discussed during the Delphi Economic Forum 2019.

Travelers from Finland to Greece Set for 11% Rise

A 20 percent rise in travelers to Greece from Finland last year is set to further increase by an additional 11 percent in 2019, according to data released by the GNTO.

Greece Reaches Out to Jordan Market with Tourism Workshop

Approximately 180 tourism professionals participated in over 510 B2B meetings during the 1st Greek Tourism Workshop, held in Amman, Jordan.

Alonissos Attracts Interest of Leading Travel Experts in Finland

A number of Finnish tourism professionals and journalists were introduced to the tourism offerings of Alonissos in Greece, during an event in Helsinki.

Athens, Thessaloniki Feature in Greece’s New City Break Promo Video

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) and Aegean Airlines launched a new video campaign promoting Athens and Thessaloniki as city break destinations.

TCB Promotes Thessaloniki to MICE Professionals from Spain

Spanish MICE professionals recently visited Thessaloniki within the framework of a fam trip organized by the Thessaloniki Convention Bureau (TCB).

Greece Boasts 21 Airlines with 485 Aircraft

There are currently 21 Greek airlines in operation with a fleet of 485 aircraft, according to Greece's Civil Aviation Authority.

Το Σχολείο Τουρισμού OnTour ταξιδεύει στο Ναύπλιο

Το Σχολείο Τουρισμού OnTour ταξιδεύει στο Ναύπλιο, στις 10 και 11 Δεκεμβρίου και θα διεξαχθεί στον πολυχώρο εκδηλώσεων “Φουγάρο”.

‘Athens & Partners’ Announce €15m Plan to Boost Tourism in Greek Capital

The Municipality of Athens, SETE, AEGEAN and Athens Airport have joined forces to establish the Greek capital as a top European destination.