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Greece Tourism Season Debuts with Over 230 Flights

More than 230 flights were scheduled to land in Greece on Wednesday, as the country reopens to tourism four months after Covid-19 lockdowns.

COVID-19: Final List of Quarantine Hotels in Greek Destinations

The Tourism Ministry has released the final list of Greek destinations with quarantine hotels to be used for Covid-19 isolation purposes.

Greece Extends Flight Ban for Turkey, UK Until July 15

Greece has extended the temporary suspension of flights from/to Turkey and the United Kingdom until July 15.

Greek Hoteliers Call for Liquidity Measures to ‘Survive’ Season

Greek hoteliers are calling for liquidity measures so that they can continue running their businesses despite the sharp decline in arrivals due to Covid-19.

Recovery – Unity Top Germany’s EU Council Presidency Agenda

Making the EU “strong again” will be Germany’s priority as it takes over the rotating presidency of the European Union Council.

Seajets to Start Aegean Itineraries on July 3

Seajets, on July 3 will restart its itineraries from the ports of Piraeus, Lavrion and Heraklion, Crete, to over 30 destinations in the Aegean sea.

Neptune Hotels Resort Promises Safe Summer Holidays on Kos

Neptune Hotels Resort has adopted the health protocols announced by Greek authorities, with the aim to provide its guests with high-end hospitality services on Kos.

The Met Hotel in Thessaloniki Announces Opening Date: July 3

The Met Hotel has announced its reopening on July 3, with the aim to offer its guests unique high-end hospitality experiences in Thessaloniki.

Kos’ Astir Odysseus Resort & Spa to Open on July 8

The five-star Astir Odysseus Resort & Spa will open its doors on July 8, to welcome back guests to the popular island of Kos.

Theoharis: Greece Investing Now in the Future of Tourism

Greece is at the top of travelers’ wish lists thanks to its successful management of the Covid-19 crisis and the country’s reputation as a safe destination, Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis said.

Minister to Visit Regional Airports as Greek Tourism Opens

Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis on Wednesday will visit the regional airports of Corfu, Mykonos, Rhodes and Heraklion on Crete.

Greek Ministry Revises Rules for Private/Public Transport

Greece's transport ministry announced revised Covid-19 measures with regard to transport in passenger vehicles including mini-buses, vans and cars.

Celestyal Cruises Further Suspends Sailings Until March 2021

Celestyal Cruises has announced the further suspension of its operations until March 2021.

Astypalea’s Kallichoron Hotel Offers Stylish Face Masks to its Guests

Astypalea’s Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel has joined forces with Waterbags to provide its guests with stylish resusable face masks.

Amada Colossos Resort on Rhodes is Ready to Open on July 9

The five-star Amada Colossos Resort on Rhodes will launch its operations on July 9 under strict health and safety protocols.

Greek Regional Airports Ready to Go as Tourist Season Kicks Off

Greece’s regional airports are ready to handle the first incoming flights on July 1, after months of inactivity due to Covid-19.

Athens Enters Top 10 Most Booked European Cities List at 4th Spot

Athens has moved to the 4th spot in the top 10 most booked European cities for 2020, according to ForwardKeys and the WTTC.

Covid-19: Greek Culture Ministry Updates Open-air Event Rules

The Greek Culture Ministry has released a set of Covid-19 precautionary guidelines, including safe distancing as well as personal hygiene measures, so that cultural events can be held this summer.

Santorini’s Ducato di Oia & Wine Hotels Reopen on July 1

The Ducato di Oia and Ducato Wine hotels on Santorini will reopen to guests on July 1.

Reload Hotel Sales Management Announces Opening of Partner Properties in Greece

The Reload Hotel Sales Management company has announced the reopening of the majority of its partner hotels in Greece.