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Athens Explored By Travel Agents From Croatia

Twelve representatives from Croatia's major travel agencies recently visited the Greek capital to gain insight and promote Athens as a city destination to travelers from Croatia.

New Direct Flight From Shanghai To Athens To Begin In June 2014

A direct flight connecting Athens, Greece, to Shanghai, China, will launch this summer in order to make travel between the two countries more convenient for passengers.

Croatia Airlines To Fly From Split To Athens

Croatia Airlines will add a direct flight connecting Split to Athens, Greece, as of 3 May.

Greek Tourism Minister Meets With Ambassadors From Arab Countries

The possibility of Athens hosting a summit of tourism ministers from European Union countries and Arab states, under the Greek Presidency of the EU, was discussed in a meeting between Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni and ambassadors of Arab countries.

Greece Hopes To Attract More Chinese Tourists

“In about 10 years time, the number of Chinese tourists visiting Greece is expected to exceed 2.5 million every year,” the president of the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises (SETE), Andreas Andreadis, said last week at the “Crete Meets China” conference in Athens.

Greece Aims To Attract More Chinese Tourists This Year

"Some 21,000 Chinese tourists chose Greece as their first stop in Europe last year, which translates to a 23 percent increase from the year before," Chinese Ambassador to Greece Du Qiwen said yesterday, 27 February, at an event hosted by the Athens Chamber of Commerce and...

Germanwings To Launch Hannover-Thessaloniki Route

In less than five months, German budget airline Germanwings will launch a direct flight to link Hanover, the capital of the federal state of Germany, Lower Saxony, with the largest city in Northern Greece, Thessaloniki.