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DWP: 5 Reasons to Pick Greece as a Wedding Destination

The Destination Wedding Planners (DWP) platform has listed five reasons for couples to pick Greece as the ideal destination to tie the knot.

Jet2: 200 Weekly Flights to 14 Greek Destinations in Summer 2023

Leisure travel group Jet2 has announced almost 200 weekly flights to 14 Greek destinations from six UK bases as part of its early-launched Summer Sun programme for 2023.

German Travelers Choosing Crete for Autumn Holidays

All the more German travelers are choosing Crete for autumn vacations, as more airlines have extended direct flights to the Greek islands until November.

Exhibitors from Nearly 20 European Countries to Participate in WTM London 2021

Exhibitors from nearly 20 European countries have signed up for WTM London to seal lucrative business deals as the world opens up for travel again.

MarBella Continues Culinary Festival with Greek Chef Yiannis Kioroglou

The MarBella Collection group is continuing its summer culinary festival into September with unique gastronomy creations by Greek chef Yiannis Kioroglou.

Danish Market Gets to Know Greece’s Golf Facilities

The GNTO during the summer organized four professional golf tournaments in Denmark to promote Greece’s upgraded golf facilities to Danish tourism professionals.

Study: Corfu is Europe’s Most Relaxing City Break Destination

Corfu is Europe's best destination for a wellness-inspired city break, according to a study by Radical Storage.

International Flights to Greece Shoot Up in July

Inbound flight activity to Greece surged in July, with international arrivals up by 146.8% against the same month in 2020, the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority said.

Maria Callas Exhibition at Achillion Museum on Corfu

An exhibition dedicated to Greek opera legend Maria Callas is open at the Achillion Museum on the island of Corfu.

Corfu: Ministry to Improve Accessibility to Old Fortress and Town

The Greek Culture Ministry will carry out infrastructure works in the old fortress and town of Corfu to improve accessibility for guests with disabilities.

Tourism Education Improvements Top Minister’s Corfu Agenda

Greek Deputy Tourism Minister Sofia Zacharaki signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the Ionian Islands Region and the Ionian University to implement tourism education and training projects.

Villa 1870 Promises Luxurious Stays on Corfu

Villa 1870, a 19th century mansion located on the Greek island of Corfu, is open and ready to welcome guests all year around.

AEGEAN Begins Operation of Seasonal Base on Mykonos

AEGEAN has started the operation of its seasonal base on Mykonos aiming to improve the connection of the popular Greek island with international destinations.

Tourism Minister Inaugurates New Marina at Benitses on Corfu

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis recently inaugurated a new marina in the small town of Benitses on the island of Corfu.

Corfu’s Gouvia Marina Operating Company Gets Extended Lease Deal

The concessionaire operating the Gouvia Marina on the island of Corfu was granted a 15-year extension of its lease deal by Greece’s Public Properties Company (​ETAD).

NBA Great Magic Johnson ‘Shares’ Greece Vacation with the World

Straight from the isles of the Ionian Sea, NBA legend Magic Johnson is giving the world a ‘tour’ of Greece this week via his vivid twitter travel posts.

Alitalia to Increase Athens-Rome Flights in August

Alitalia from July 31 will increase the number of flights between Athens and Rome, returning to three daily.

MarBella Collection Welcomes Summer with ‘Greek Chefs Abroad’ Culinary Series

The hotels of the MarBella Collection this summer will host their first culinary pop-up events with the participation of renowned Greek chefs from abroad.

GNTO Holding Webinars to Promote Greece to Foreign Tourism Professionals

The GNTO is promoting Greek destinations to foreign tourism professionals through webinars held on its ‘Link to Greece’ platform.

EBD Places Three Greek Beaches Among Safest in Europe for Summer 2021

The European Best Destinations (EBD) organization has included three Greek beaches on its list with the safest beaches in Europe for summer 2021.