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W Costa Navarino Prepares for August Debut in Greece

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, prepares to debut in Greece in August with the opening of W Costa Navarino.

Central Macedonia Promotes Greek Birdwatching Sites to UK Market

The Central Macedonia Region presented its birdwatching sites to British travelers during the Global BirdFair 2022 in Leicester, UK.

Celestyal Cruises Supports Refugees of Ukraine War

Celestyal Cruises has expanded its partnership with the “Ark of the World” to support mothers and children that have fled the war in Ukraine.

Greece’s Yachting Body Seeks Promotion and Permanent Marina

Greece’s professional yacht owners briefed the Tourism Ministry on key priorities for the promotion and further development of the sector.

Greek Cuisine Woos London Foodies at National Geographic Traveller Food Fest

London foodies had the chance to indulge in Greek foods, learn about Greek cuisine, and sample fine Greek wines during the two-day National Geographic Traveller Food Festival.

Halkidiki’s Polygyros Archaeological Museum Expands Exhibition Space

The Archaeological Museum of Polygyros in Halkidiki has reopened its doors to the public following the expansion of its exhibition space.

Karditsa to Host New ‘Thessaly Expo.22’ Trade Show in October

Karditsa is getting ready to host the “Thessaly Expo.22”, a new trade show that will promote the tourism offerings of the city and the wider region of Thessaly.

Brits Sample Thessaloniki’s Bougatsa, Koulouri and Other Local Favorites

British visitors at the National Geographic Traveller Food Festival in London had the chance to sample a number of Thessaloniki’s local specialties including its famous “bougatsa” and “koulouri”.

Santorini Experience Sports Tourism Event Enters New Era

The 2022 edition of the Santorini Experience sports tourism event will feature new running and swimming routes on the Greek island of Santorini.

Travel+Leisure Names the 10 Best Resorts in Greece for 2022

The Travel + Leisure magazine has revealed the “10 Best Resorts in Greece” for 2022 as voted by its readers during this year’s World’s Best Awards survey.

Athens Municipality Improving Areas to Spruce Up City

The Municipality of Athens is carrying out an ambitious revamp project in its 129 neighborhoods aiming to transform the Greek capital into a modern, sustainable city.

Belvedere Hotel on Mykonos Refurbishes its Pool Club

The Belvedere Hotel on Mykonos has unveiled its refurbished Pool Club that now features new umbrellas, loungers and unique gastronomy options.

July Tourist Arrivals Hitting All-time High in South Aegean Region

Post-COVID tourist arrivals at the South Aegean islands are hitting an all-time high, turning this month into the "best July ever" for the region.

New Funding Program for Agritourism Projects in Greece

The Greek Rural Development Ministry will be allocating funds to “green” tourism projects linking agriculture with manufacture. Interested parties can apply starting July 19.

Epigraphic Museum to Open in Argos

An Epigraphic Museum will open its doors in the coming years in the city of Argos in the Peloponnese.

Neptune Hotels Resort on Kos Holds Blood Donation Drive

The Neptune Hotels Resort, Convention Centre & Spa on the Greek island of Kos held a blood donation drive with the voluntary participation of its staff.

Navarino Challenge Announces New Activities for 2022

New sports activities will take place in the 10th edition of the Navarino Challenge event at Costa Navarino in the Peloponnese during October 21-23.

Survey: North Americans will Travel Despite Skyrocketing Costs, Flight Cancellations

North American travelers are eager to fly again despite skyrocketing costs, flight cancellations and growing recession concerns, according to an OAG survey.

Wyndham Grand Crete Mirabello Completes Extensive Revamp Project

The Wyndham Grand Crete Mirabello Bay resort this summer is introducing its guests to new luxury facilities and upgraded services.

Celestyal Boosts Thessaloniki’s Reputation as a Cruise Destination

Journalists from Serbia, Romania and Poland had the chance to experience Thessaloniki as a homeport destination during a fam trip held by Celestyal Cruises.