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Guidance for Travel to Greece – Q & A

Guidance for travel to Greece - from June 15 onwards - in the post-Covid-19 era.

Olympia Golden Beach Resort: Health & Safety Protocols – Opening July 1

The five-star Olympia Golden Beach Resort & Spa in the Peloponnese has applied all the required health & safety protocols for its operation as of July 1.

Paros Agnanti Resort to Open its Doors for Summer 2020 on July 1

The Paros Agnanti Resort is getting ready to open its doors and welcome summer guests to the Cycladic island of Paros as of July 1.

Greece Extends Flight Ban for Italy, Spain, UK and The Netherlands

The ban on flights between Greece and four countries - Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom and The Netherlands - has been extended until June 14.

Ministry: Greek Tourism is ‘Reopening’ its Gates to Welcome Visitors

Greek tourism is gradually "reopening" its gates to welcome visitors to the country, say tourism minister Harry Theoharis, and deputy minister, Manos Konsolas.

Wizz Air: Flights to Athens and Thessaloniki from New Base in Larnaca

Hungarian low-cost carrier Wizz Air has announced flights to Athens and Thessaloniki from its new base in Larnaca, Cyprus, starting from July.

Ghotels Announces Summer 2020 Opening of Hotels in Halkidiki and Crete

The Ghotels group will gradually open its hotels in Halkidiki, Northern Greece, and on the island of Crete, as of June 24.

Pelion’s Kritsa Gastronomy Hotel Ready to Welcome Visitors from June 1

The Kritsa Gastronomy Hotel, on Mount Pelion in central Greece, is ready to open its doors again as of June 1.

Minister: Greece’s Seasonal Tourism Employees Covered by New Bill

Seasonal employees in tourism, will be re-hired for the current period, according to a bill presented by the Greek Labor Ministry.

Cyprus Says it Will Cover Medical Costs for Covid-19 Hit Tourists

Travelers infected with Covid-19 during their holidays to Cyprus, will have healthcare-related costs covered by the government, Cypriot authorities have announced.

Greece Lays Out Plan to Make Best Use of EU Emergency Funding

The Greek government is looking to put 22.5 billion euros in EU subsidies, aimed at addressing the impact of Covid-19, to immediate use.

YES! Hotels Announces Safety-guided Reopening of Properties in Athens

YES! Hotels group is ready to welcome guests back to its properties in Athens, having implemented all the necessary health measures for their safety.

Tourism Awards 2020: Στις 3 Ιουνίου ανακοινώνονται οι νικητές

Στις 3 Ιουνίου θα ανακοινωθούν τα αποτελέσματα των Tourism Awards 2020.

Greece Announces Covid-19 Air Transport Aid Package

Greece’s air transport sector will receive 115 million euros in funding to help it recover losses incurred by the Covid-19 crisis.

Greece Working to Ensure All Travelers Feel Welcome and Safe

Greece is working intensively to ensure that all travelers are welcome when the country reopens in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic.

INSETE Study Reveals Markets to Drive Greek Tourism in 2020

Germany, Israel, Cyprus, Balkan countries, Romania and Poland may potentially be among the key markets to source Greek tourism this year, according to a new INSETE study.

Thessaloniki Counting on Road Arrivals for 2020 Tourism Season

Thessaloniki authorities this year are counting on road arrivals to offset the negative impact that the coronavirus pandemic has had on tourism.

Greek PM Attends 3rd Smart Covid-19 Management Group Discussion

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis recently took part in the third teleconference of countries that managed to successfully contain the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.

AEGEAN Finds Air Transport Relief Measures Limited, Will Strive Mainly on its Own Means

AEGEAN said that it finds Greece's air transport support measures as a "step in the right direction", although limited compared to other EU countries.

Lufthansa to Double Flights to Athens from Frankfurt and Munich

German airline Lufthansa will double its flights to Athens from Frankfurt and Munich as of June 15, the Lufthansa Group has announced.