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UNWTO Seeking Disruptive Ideas for 2nd Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition

The UNWTO is looking for disruptive ideas and innovators to take part in the 2nd Global Gastronomy Tourism Startup Competition.

Greece Cracks Down on Illegal Airbnb Activities

Short-term rental operators who fail to declare their properties by February 28 will be faced with stiff penalties.

Euronews Features Lipsi for its Long History and Traditions

Lipsi, a cluster of tiny islands in the Dodecanese, is among the Greek destinations featured for its history and traditions, in the online edition of Euronews.

The Future of Greek Tourism to be Discussed at 5th Delphi Forum

The future of tourism and its sustainable development will be among the main issues to be analyzed during the 5th Delphi Economic Forum in Delphi during March 5-8.

Athenaeum Eridanus Hotel Unveils Brand New Rooftop Restaurant and Bar

The Athenaeum Eridanus Hotel, located in the vibrant neighborhood of Gazi in Athens, has unveiled its brand new rooftop restaurant & bar.

Greece Welcomes Rise in Travel Receipts in 2019

Greece in 2019 saw travel receipts increase by 12.8 percent to 18.15 billion euros, according to tentative data released by the country's central bank.

Acropolis to Get New Disabled-friendly Elevator by Summer

The Acropolis in Athens is set to get a new lift by summer after the Central Archaeological Council (KAS) approved plans for the completion of the project.

Greece to Seek Architects for Thessaloniki Expo Center Facelift

Greece will launch an international architecture competition for the overhaul of the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Center (Helexpo) in April.

Belgian TV Show ‘De Mol’ Films in Greece

Greece's popular and lesser-known destinations are featured in the eighth season of Belgian reality TV game show “De Mol”.

Aria Hotels Adds ‘Liodentra’ Guesthouse to Peloponnese Portfolio

Aria Hotels has added the traditional “Liodentra” Guesthouse to its portfolio of properties in the Peloponnese.

HORECA 2020 Expo Attracts Thousands of Hospitality and Food Professionals

Some 100,000 professionals representing 40,000 enterprises of the hospitality and food industries, attended the 15th international hotel, restaurant and cafe exhibition HORECA 2020 in Athens.

Horizone Accommodation Management Looks to Expand Portfolio Across Greece

Horizone Accommodation Management is planning to grow its portfolio and attract more properties from destinations throughout Greece.

Sabre’s Sean Menke to Headline ITB Convention 2020 with Keynote Interview

Sabre President and CEO Sean Menke will participate in a keynote interview at the ITB Convention that will take place during ITB Berlin 2020 on March 5.

Zakynthos’ Navagio Beach is in Greece, GNTO ‘Reminds’ German Tour Operator

The Navagio Beach on the island of Zakynthos is in Greece, the GNTO rectified, after a German tour operator erroneously depicted it as being in Turkey.

Greece Still Laggard in EU New Business Births

Greece is still slow with regards to new business births in the EU, remaining last on the list released by Eurostat.

Athens Capital Hotel – MGallery Announces its Marketing, PR & CSR Manager

Athens Capital Hotel, the first hotel of the MGallery Collection in Greece, has appointed Stella Chondrou as its Marketing, PR & CSR Manager.

Naxos Looks to Attract Special Interest Travelers

The Municipality of Naxos and the Small Cyclades presented the islands' special interest tourism products during Milan's BIT 2020 tourism expo.

Accor and Visa Form Global Partnership

Accor and Visa have announced a global partnership to bring new payment experiences to ALL-Accor Live Limitless loyalty members.

Makedonia Palace’s Salonica Restaurant Scoops Toques d’Or Award

The "Salonica Restaurant" in the Makedonia Palace Hotel was honored with a “Toques d’Or” award for the high-end dining experiences it offers guests.

Patra Carnival Revelry Live at Athens Airport

The Patra Carnival invites passengers and visitors of Athens International Airport (AIA) to an unforgettable experience on Friday, February 21.