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HotelBrain Expands Portfolio with Addition of 14 New Properties

HotelBrain, a leading hospitality group in Greece, in 2021 expanded its portfolio of hotels with the addition of 14 new properties.

Covid-19: Norway Applies Restrictions to Travelers from Some Greek Regions

Several Greek regions are included in the “dark red” and “red” categories of Norway’s Covid-19 risk-assessment map, which means travelers must quarantine upon arrival.

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Katakolon as New Embarkation Port in Greece

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the addition of Katakolon as its new embarkation port in Greece.

Tourism Minister: Vaccination Against Covid-19 Key to Keeping Greece Open

Vaccination against Covid-19 is the key to keeping the country open for tourists, according to Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis.

Covid-19 Vaccination Tops Tourism Minister’s Crete Agenda

The importance of boosting vaccinations in Heraklion, the capital of Crete, was discussed between Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis and the city's mayor, Vassilis Lambrinos.

GNTO President Shows Support to ‘Clean it Like Greek’ Initiative

GNTO President Angela Gerekou recently attended the beach cleanup initiatives of the Aquahelp Foundation on the islands of Patmos, Arki and Lipsi.

Radisson Hotel Group Brings its ‘Individuals’ Brand to Greece

The Radisson Hotel Group has announced the opening of the Anda Hotel Athens, which will mark the debut of the ‘Radisson Individuals’ brand in Greece.

Thessaloniki Welcomes ‘Celestyal Olympia’ Cruise Ship

The northern port city of Thessaloniki recently welcomed Celestyal Cruises’ Olympia ship, which started sailings to the Greek islands and Cyprus in June.

Greece’s Metaxas Group: Making the World a Better Place

Metaxas Group presented its sustainability report and future plans during an immersive media event on the island of Crete.

Crete to Host ‘Vamos! Flamenco Camp’ this Summer

Flamenco enthusiasts living or visiting Crete this summer, will have the opportunity to participate in a flamenco camp in the village of Vamos.

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.

Volotea Resumes Operations from Athens

Volotea has resumed operations from its base at Athens Airport, which had remained closed for several months due to global Covid-19 travel restrictions.

Civitel Unveils New Websites for All its Hotels

Civitel Hotels & Resorts has launched brand new websites – one for each Civitel hotel – in collaboration with digital marketing agency Mozaik Hospitality.

Zela Aviation Partners with Fly2Sky, Offers Chartered Flights from Crete and Rhodes

Zela Aviation has partnered with Fly2Sky to offer chartered flights from/to the airports of Rhodes and Crete’s Heraklion and Chania.

Meliá Expands to the Greek Islands with Three Hotels

Meliá Hotels International is expanding its activities to the Greek islands with the addition of three properties - two on Crete and one on Rhodes - to its portfolio.

Varmy Hotel Promises Guests a Safe Stay on Crete

The Varmy Hotel has opened its doors and is welcoming guests to a safe environment in Ierapetra on the Greek island of Crete.

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.

Wellbeing Resort ‘Acro Suites’ on Crete to Open in June

The Acro Suites – A Wellbeing Resort, a new property on Crete made of natural materials, will open its doors in June to welcome its first guests of the summer.

EBD: Greece’s Antipaxos, Crete, Corfu Among Europe’s Safest Islands for 2021

Greece’s Antipaxos, Crete and Corfu are among Europe’s safest islands for 2021, according to a list released by the European Best Destinations (EBD) organization.

Crete’s Avra Imperial Hotel will Welcome Guests from June 24

The Avra Imperial Hotel, located near Chania, is ready to reopen its doors and welcome its guests back to the island of Crete as of June 24.