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Salonica Restaurant Adds Another Golden Chef’s Cap Award to its Collection

The Salonica Restaurant of the Makedonia Palace Hotel once again received the Golden Chef’s Cap award.

Athens Bans Tables and Chairs on Panepistimiou St

The Athens City Council agreed on Monday to ban businesses from placing tables and chairs along central Panepistimiou St.

American Millennials Pick Greece as Their Favorite Tourism Destination

For the fourth consecutive year, American millennial travelers voted for Greece as their “Favorite Country” for vacation.

Greece’s National Exhibitor TIF-Helexpo Teams Up With Expo Georgia

As part of its strategy for international outreach, TIF-Helexpo, Greece’s national exhibitor, recently signed an agreement with Expo Georgia.

Greece Invited to Submit Films for the 96th Oscars Race

Greek film producers invited to submit movies for Oscar nomination, deadline August 31.

Orini Nafpaktia’s 13th Bike Race Event to Take Place August 26-27

Nafpaktia's Cycling Races to return for 13th year with routes through mountains, forests, and rivers.

MEDYS 2024: Dates Announced for 9th Mediterranean Yacht Show in Nafplio

The 9th edition of the Mediterranean Yacht Show (MEDYS) will be held in Nafplio from April 27 to May 1, 2024.

Greece and Piraeus Among Top Luxury Cruise Destinations in June

Greece and Piraeus are among the most popular luxury cruise hotspots this month, according to CruiseCompete’s latest survey on global cruise trends.

No Swimming or Approach Allowed at Zakynthos’ Navagio Beach

Tourists will only be able to see Zakynthos’ famous Shipwreck Beach from afar for 20 minutes max.

HotelBrain Opens the Doors to New Hotels Added to Portfolio on Kos

HotelBrain has opened the doors of the five new hotels added to its portfolio on the Greek island of Kos.

Greece Golden Visa Investment Limit Increase Pushed Back

Greece has postponed increasing the limit for property investments under its golden visa scheme to July 31.

The Hellenic Initiative: Applications Open for 7th Venture Fair

The Hellenic Initiative's 7th Annual Venture Fair is still accepting applications for its startup pitching competition on June 6th in Athens.

Access to Zakynthos Shipwreck Beach Banned This Summer

Four Greek ministries have decided to ban access by land and sea to Zakynthos' most famous beach: Navagio.

Ellinikon Projects Moving Ahead as Scheduled

Works at the multi-billion-euro Ellinikon project on the Athenian Riviera are moving ahead as scheduled.

Kanava Hotels & Resorts Enters New Era as EMPIRIA Group

One of Greece’s most prestigious hotel groups, Kanava Hotels & Resorts, rebrands as the EMPIRIA Group.

Katikies’ Hotels on Mykonos and Santorini Ready for Exciting 2023 Tourism Season

The Katikies hospitality group is getting ready to open its seven luxurious properties on Santorini and Mykonos for the 2023 season.

Controversy in Greece Over Closure of Shipwreck Beach on Zakynthos

The Greek Tourism Ministry’s decision to shut down Navagio Beach this summer causes controversy.

Greece’s Famous Navagio Beach May Close Due to Safety Risk

One of Greece’s most popular beaches, Navagio on the island of Zakynthos, is being closed off to the public this summer due to safety risk.

TEMES and Lamda Finalize Plan for Two Luxury Hotels on Athenian Riviera

Two luxury hotel projects and dozens of branded villas are to be constructed along the Athenian Riviera as part of the multi-million-euro Ellinikon Project.

Call for Entries: Destination of Sustainable Cultural Tourism Awards 2023

The 2023 Sustainable Cultural Tourism Awards are now open for applications, the European Travel Commission (ETC) has announced.