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Greece Among Europe’s Safest Countries to Go on Holiday in 2022

Greece is among Europe’s safest countries to go on holiday in 2022, according to research conducted by Forbes Advisor.

Acropolis Rally 2022 to Start from ‘Super Special Stage’ at the Olympic Stadium

The EKO Acropolis Rally 2022 will begin on September 8 from a special stage to be created inside the premises of the Olympic Stadium in Athens.

Greece Welcomes First Ferry from Cyprus 21 Years Later

Greece welcomed the first passenger ferry from Cyprus this week, marking the beginning of a highly discussed maritime connection between the two countries.

Greek Yacht Owners Association SITESAP Joins the European Boating Industry

The Hellenic Professional Yacht Owners Bareboat Association (SITESAP) has become a member of the European Boating Industry (EBI).

Heraklion is One of the Safest Family-friendly Destinations in the World, Says Report

Heraklion on the island of Crete is second world’s safest family-friendly vacation destination, according to a survey by The Family Vacation Guide.

Grecotel Group Opens New Hotel on Corfu Island

Grecotel recently welcomed the first summer visitors at its new Costa Botanica luxury hotel on Corfu, the Group's fourth property to open on the Greek island.

Evia Hoteliers Appoint New Board of Directors

The Evia Hoteliers Association has announced the composition of its new Board of Directors following an election process that took place among its members.

Rhodes, Kos Popular Vacation Spots for Brits and Germans

Travelers from the UK and Germany are choosing Rhodes and Kos to holiday this year, shows data from the South Aegean Tourism Initiative body.

Andronis: Exciting Summer Events at Santorini’s Pacman Sunset Restaurant-Bar

Exciting events will take place this summer at the Pacman Sunset Restaurant-Bar in the five-star Arcadia hotel of the Andronis group on Santorini.

Thessaloniki Music Festival to Have Street Artists, Theater and Dance

A number of music events and juggling shows will take place in Thessaloniki, during June 19-21, to mark the celebrations for European Music Day 2022.

Thessaloniki ‘Now Playing’ on Transavia Flights

Thessaloniki’s tourism hotspots are being promoted to passengers flying on Transavia through a new video playing on flights of the Dutch airline.

New Brown Hotel Opens in Chalkida, Evia

The Brown Beach Chalkida, the newest member property of Brown Hotels, has opened in the city of Chalkida on the Greek island of Evia.

Neos Kosmos Home to Athens’ 9th Pocket Park

The Municipality of Athens has opened its ninth pocket park as part of its efforts to increase the city’s green spaces and improve the everyday life of residents and visitors.

Liostasi Hotel Receives Applause Once Again for its Greek Cuisine

Grandma’s Restaurant, located in the Liostasi Hotel on the island of Ios, was honored for its gastronomy options at the Greek Cuisine Awards 2022.

Makedonia Palace’s ‘Salonica’ Lauded as Best Restaurant in Thessaloniki

The Salonica Restaurant of the Makedonia Palace hotel has been honored as the best restaurant in Thessaloniki.

Greek Culture Ministry Announces Budget of €17m for Projects in Mytilini

The Greek Culture Ministry will restore and upgrade landmark monuments in the town of Mytilini on Lesvos under a budget of 17 million euros.

Greece’s Duty Free Shops See Increase in May 2022 Turnover

Greece's welcoming of passenger traffic from major international markets boosted the turnover of its Duty Free shops in May.

Kalamata Beaches Become Accessible to All

Aiming to make its beaches accessible to all, the Kalamata Municipality is installing special SEATRAC mobility ramps for people with disabilities.

Greek Transport Ministry Launches Campaign to Encourage Bicycle Usage

The Greek Transport Ministry has launched an information campaign to promote the use of bicycles in Athens and their transportation on means of public transport.

European Environment Agency: Greece Among Top Destinations for Swimming

Greece is among the top 3 countries in Europe for the excellent quality of its bathing waters, says the recent European Bathing Water Quality report.