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New ‘Glyfada Maritime Golf Event’ in September

The Glyfada Maritime Golf Event, a new golf tournament for the shipping community, will take place on September 19, at the Glyfada Golf course.

GNTO Teams Up with Mastercard to Promote Greece

The GNTO and Mastercard have joined forces to promote Greece to the German, Danish and Dutch markets through a new campaign running to September 30.

New Chairman Appointed at Athens International Airport

George Aronis, a senior executive with a long career in the banking sector, has been appointed as the new chairman of Athens International Airport.

The Authentic Marathon Swim in Greece to Welcome World Class Athletes

Top athletes from all over the world will participate in The Authentic Marathon Swim, a prime sports tourism event to take place on Evia, Greece, during September 4-6.

Michalis Mavropoulos Appointed New CEO of Liknoss

Michalis Mavropoulos has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Liknoss, a leading technology company specializing in reservation systems.

Κοινωνικός τουρισμός: Οι οριστικοί πίνακες δικαιούχων και παρόχων

Αναρτήθηκαν οι οριστικοί πίνακες των δικαιούχων και παρόχων τουριστικών καταλυμάτων και ακτοπλοϊκών εισιτηρίων του Προγράμματος Κοινωνικού Τουρισμού...

TripAdvisor: Best Hotels in Greece on 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards List

Over 20 Greek hotels, located in some of the country’s most popular tourism destinations, are included on TripAdvisor's 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards for Hotels list.

Navarino Challenge 2020: New Sports Activities and Experiences

New sports activities and experiences await people of all ages at the Navarino Challenge 2020 that will take place at Costa Navarino during October 16-18.

Thessaly Becomes First ‘Bike Friendly’ Region in Greece

Thessaly has become the first “Bike Friendly” region in Greece, following the signing of a memorandum of cooperation between regional authorities and NatTour.

Air Travelers from Bulgaria, Romania to Enter Greece Only with Negative COVID-19 Test

As of July 28, travelers flying from Bulgaria and Romania to Greece will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test, performed up to 72 hours before their entry into the country.

Study: Greek Economy to Face New Test When State Covid-19 Support Stops

The Greek economy is set to suffer another setback once the government’s Covid-19 lifeline to businesses stops, according to Capital Economics.

Thessaloniki Promoted as Ideal City Break Destination for Romanian Travelers

National Geographic Traveler Romania recently presented Thessaloniki as an ideal nearby city break destination for Romanian travelers.

Poros to Host East Med Yacht Show 2020

The East Med Yacht Show 2020 event will take place at the port of Poros during September 18-20.

OECD: Covid-19 Shock Adds to Greece’s Challenges

Despite its swift and effective response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Greece must bolster its economy with added measures, according to the OECD.

Greece is Number One in Europe for Secluded Beaches, Says Survey

Greece is home to more secluded beaches than anywhere in Europe, according to a survey by UK online travel agency loveholidays.

City Unity College: Online Virtual Open Day for Hospitality & Tourism Studies

The Athens-based City Unity College on July 27 will host its first Online Virtual Open Day to present the programs of Hospitality & Tourism Studies offered by Swiss Alpine Center and Cardiff Metropolitan University.

IOBE: Covid-19 Sends Greece Tourism Revenue Downward

Covid-19 is expected to lead to a 20% reduction in Greece's tourism revenue this year, compared to 18-19 billion euros in 2019, says IOBE.

Greece’s KTEL Intercity Bus Services to Get Digital Upgrade

The information and ticketing services of Greece’s intercity bus units – known as KTEL - are on their way to get a digital upgrade.

Radisson Blu to Make its Debut on Santorini

The Radisson Hotel Group has announced that it will bring a new resort to the popular island of Santorini in Greece.

Zeus International Earns ‘Fastest Growing’ Title for 2020

Zeus International was honored as one of Greece’s fastest growing companies for 2020 at the annual "Diamonds of the Greek Economy” awards.