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Survey: Passengers Embrace Technology for Seamless Air Travel

Air passengers are embracing mobile and touchless technologies in efforts to make their journey as convenient and seamless as possible, a survey by SITA found.

Acropolis Museum: August Full Moon with the Hellenic Air Force Band

The Acropolis Museum in Athens will host a special event with the historic Hellenic Air Force Band to celebrate the August Full Moon on August 12.

Chios State Airport to Get Long-awaited Upgrade

Upgrade works budgeted at €9.6 million are set to begin at “Omiros” airport on the island of Chios to improve the travel experience for Greeks and tourists.

Most Greeks Won’t Let Go of Their Cell Phone During Vacation

Most Greeks consider technology as an essential part of their summer vacation with 6 out of 10 saying they can’t leave their cell phone behind.

‘Peloponnese Food Stories’ on August 7 in Koroni, Messinia

The town of Koroni in Messinia on Sunday, August 7, will host the Peloponnese Food Stories, a culinary festival promoting the Peloponnese region’s rich gastronomy.

Volcanic Island Nisyros Aiming for UNESCO Global Geopark Status

The Municipality of Nisyros has initiated a nomination process for the inscription of the volcanic island on UNESCO’s Global Geoparks Network list.

Thessaloniki to be on Israeli TV Show ‘Holy Land Uncovered’

The Greek city of Thessaloniki will be featured in an upcoming episode of the popular Israeli TV show “Holy Land Uncovered” on channel i24news TV.

Vedema 2022: ‘Selene’ to Dedicate Two Days to Santorini’s Wines in September

The Selene Restaurant has announced Vedema 2022, a two-day event full of unique local wines of Santorini, experiential masterclasses, amazing photographs and a unique 6-hands menu.

La Repubblica Reveals 5 ‘Unknown’ Travel Destinations in Greece

Italy’s La Repubblica presents five “unknown” travel destinations in Greece that are attracting the interest of Italian travelers.

Online Auction for Okeanis Property on Vouliagmeni Beach Continues

The e-auction for the long-term lease of the Okeanis property on the coast of Vouliagmeni, near the center of Athens, has been extended, the Hellenic Public Properties SA (ETAD) has announced.

Dutch Travelers Prefer Greece in June and September

Dutch travelers prefer to go to Greece before and after the high tourism season and more specifically in June and September, according to a survey.

Neptune Hotels Gives €700 Bonus to Each Staff Member

A bonus of 700 euros will be issued to all employees of the Neptune Hotels Resort, Convention Centre & Spa on the Greek island of Kos.

Athens Continues ‘Battle’ Against Graffiti

The Municipality of Athens recently wrapped up a major graffiti cleanup operation in the area of Larissis Station square and at the Dexameni park in Ano Petralona.

Greece’s ‘CapsuleT’ Announced Best Accelerator at South Europe Startup Awards 2022

CapsuleT, Greece’s tourism startup accelerator, was honored with the title of “Best Accelerator/Incubator Program” at the South Europe Startup Awards (SESA) 2022.

Domes Aulūs Zante Opens After €13.5m Renovation

Following an extensive 13.5-million-euro renovation, the luxury Domes Aulūs Zante resort opened its doors this month on Zakynthos and is welcoming guests.

August 2022 Music and Cultural Festivals in Greece

A number of music and cultural events will take place this August at island and mainland destinations in Greece.

Lesante Collection Adds New Hotel on Zakynthos to Portfolio

The Lesante Cape resort on Zakynthos opened its doors recently as the latest addition to the roster of the award-winning Lesante Collection group.

T+L Travel Expert Recommends Patmos Island as 2022 Vacation Spot

The Greek island of Patmos is among the favorite vacation spots for 2022 included on a list made up by Travel + Leisure’s top international travel experts.

Beaches in Messolongi, Amfilochia, Astakos Now Accessible to People with Disabilities

Beaches in Messolongi, Amfilochia and Astakos now have SEATRAC mobility ramps, offering unassisted sea access to people with disabilities and mobility issues.

Trikala to Promote its Outdoor Activities at Germany’s TourNatur Expo

The Destination Management Organization of Trikala in Thessaly, Greece, is getting ready to present the area’s outdoor activities to the audience of the TourNatur 2022 expo next month in Germany.