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COSPAR 2022: Athens to Host 44th ‘Space Olympics’

The city of Athens, Greece, in 2022 will host the 44th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, a major international conference on space research.

‘Event-ually Athens’ Campaign Invites Culture Lovers to the Greek Capital

“The city you are destined to visit… Event…ually” starts off the latest campaign by Marketing Greece to promote Athens as a leading year-round tourist destination.

Investment Activity in Greek Hotel Sector Going Strong

Greece is evolving into one of the most popular global destinations, with investment activity in its hospitality sector picking up pace, according to a GBR Consulting report.

Athens’ Unseen Museum Welcomes Special Dog Exhibit

The National Archaeological Museum’s Unseen Museum welcomes a 3rd-century AD funerary monument dedicated to a pet dog.

Greece’s Next 5-star ‘Wyndham Grand’ Hotel Slated for Crete

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is set to open its second "Wyndham Grand" hotel in Greece on the island of Crete, in the summer of 2019.

Athens Mayor Seeks to Revive Merchants’ Arcade, Calls for Proposals

Aiming to revive the Merchants’ Arcade in central Athens, the city’s mayor invites all interested parties to submit proposals for the re-use of 10 shops.

Hotel Grande Bretagne Invites Tequila Lovers to its Open Air ‘Bar8’

The Hotel Grande Bretagne in Athens is inviting all to enjoy "summer nights in Mexico" at its open-air Bar8 in the GB Roof Garden Restaurant.

Wyndham Grand Athens has Sushi on the Menu at its Rooftop Restaurant

Wyndham Grand Athens, in the city center, is inviting all to enjoy its new sushi menu at the hotel’s Above restaurant.

Travelworks Shows Top-notch Hospitality at ‘Explore Greece’ Mega PR Event

Travelworks was the hospitality organizer for the “METAXA & The Clumsies Explore Greece” mega PR event in Greece, attended by over 300 guests from 13 countries.

Hotel Grande Bretagne Introduces its Hospitality and Athens Through Art of Film – Videos

The Grande Bretagne in the Greek capital, has released a set of videos that aim to unveil the history of Athens and the landmark hotel’s rich heritage.

Athens’ Golden Age Hotel Unveils ‘Urban Chic’ Concept

The Golden Age Hotel in Athens this season has opened its doors with a fresh new 'Urban Chic' look after undergoing a full and extensive renovation.

Travel Trade Athens 2018 – Early Bird Offer Ends July 31

The Athens Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) has extended the deadline for the early bird registration for the Travel Trade Athens 2018 event, which will be held in October.

Ryanair Supports ‘Santorini Experience’ Event with Special Fares

Ryanair, the official airline partner of the "Santorini Experience" event, has released seats for sale from Athens to Santorini at prices from €19.99.

Santo Maris Oia Holds Environmental Activities for Students on Santorini

The Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa and the Agoni Grammi Gonimi NGO recently carried out an environmental awareness program for high school students on Santorini.

Greek Airports See 10.5% Passenger Traffic Growth in First Half of 2018

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA) has reported a 10.5 percent rise in passenger traffic in Greek airports for the first six months of 2018.

Athens Marathon Takes Home Four Honors at ‘Events Awards 2018’

“Athens Marathon. The Authentic”, a significant sports event held annually in Athens, received four honors for excellence at the Events Awards 2018.

Marketing Greece Clinches World Travel Award for Innovative Campaigns

Marketing Greece has been honored as Greece’s Leading Innovative Destination Marketing Organization at the 25th World Travel Awards 2018.

Poseidon Athens Hotel Hosts Friday Night Swim Parties

The Poseidon Athens Hotel, located on the Athenian riviera, will be hosting swim parties on Friday nights at the hotel's rooftop Skybar 360°.

GB Roof Garden, Tudor Hall Restaurants Receive ‘Best Award of Excellence’

The restaurants of hotels Grande Bretagne and King George in Athens, have been honored with the “Best Award of Excellence” by the Wine Spectator magazine.

Xenia 2018 to Host Hotel Megatrends Event in November

Prominent tourism figures from Greece and abroad will gather in Athens in November to participate in the Hotel Megatrends event, during the Xenia 2018 hospitality show.