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Lonely Planet Says Halkidiki Best Place to Unwind in 2023

Halkidiki is among the world’s best places to relax and unwind, according Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel 2023’ list.

Sani Resort Gets Global Applause for Family, Cultural Tourism Offering

The Sani Resort in Kassandra, Halkidiki, won a triple distinction at the World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2022 held recently in Muscat, Oman.

Thessaloniki to Host ECTAA’s Semi-Annual Meeting 2022

Thessaloniki in Northern Greece will be the host destination of the European Travel Agents’ and Tour Operators’ Associations’ (ECTAA) Semi-Annual Meeting 2022 during November 22-25.

Eastern Halkidiki Promoted as Pilgrimage Destination to the Lebanese

Pilgrimage tourism in Eastern Halkidiki was promoted to Lebanese journalists during a fam trip held by the Aristotle Municipality.

Northern Greece Tops WTM’s ‘Most Underrated Destinations’ List

Northern Greece, which includes cities such as Thessaloniki and Halkidiki, is among the “most underrated destinations”, according to a poll presented during WTM London 2022.

Thessaloniki and Halkidiki Go Viral with British Influencers

A group of British influencers and opinion leaders recently spread the word through social media on all that Thessaloniki and Halkidiki have to offer tourists.

Halkidiki a Favorite Holiday Destination for Italian Travelers

The Halkidiki peninsula in northern Greece is gaining ground among Italian travelers, says the Halkidiki Tourism Organization.

Multiple Wins for Greece at World Travel Awards Europe 2022

Greek destinations, hotels and travel companies shined at the prestigious World Travel Awards European Gala Ceremony 2022 that took place in Mallorca, Spain.

Aristotle Municipality Promotes Halkidiki Travel Packages in Malta

Representatives of the Municipality of Aristotle in Eastern Halkidiki promoted the area’s tourism offerings to travel professionals in the city of Valletta, Malta.

Japan’s NHK Shows Alonissos as Island with Many Different ‘Faces’

The Greek island of Alonissos and the variety of experiences and attractions it offers were recently presented by NHK, Japan’s public TV broadcaster.

Sani Resort Opens First Interactive ‘Bee Spot’ in Greece

The Sani Resort in Halkidiki has unveiled its Sani Bee Spot, the first interactive bee spot in Greece that aims to protect bees and other pollinators.

Deloitte Includes Two Sani/Ikos Resorts in ‘Hotel of the Future’ Report

In a recent report titled “The Hotel of the Future”, Deloitte Greece features two Sani/Ikos resorts as prime examples of luxury design in the hospitality industry of the Mediterranean region.

Halkidiki to Feature on German Travel Show ‘Wunderschön’ in August

German travel show “Wunderschön” in August will run a feature dedicated to Halkidiki’s tourism offerings and unique local products.

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.

Diving Tourism: 11 Greek Shipwrecks Now ‘Open’ for Visits

Eleven shipwrecks located near Kea, Milos, Crete, Skiathos, Evia and Halkidiki, are now open to divers.

IKIES Santorini Elevates its Private Dining Experience

The IKIES Santorini hotel in Oia has elevated its offered Private Dining Experience with the addition of new dishes by Chef Socrates Maliganis.

Austrians Choosing Greece for Vacations this Summer

British and Austrian travelers opt for Greece this summer with demand from Austria for Greek destinations exceeding expectations, the GNTO said.

Tripadvisor: Two of the Best Hotels on the Planet for 2022 are in Greece

Travelers have placed two hotels in Greece, located on the islands of Kos and Corfu, on TripAdvisor’s best in the world list for 2022.

Swedish Travel Agents Get to Know Thessaloniki and Halkidiki

The Greek National Tourism Organization introduced the tourism offerings of Thessaloniki and Halkidiki to Swedish travel agents in Göteborg and Stockholm.

Central Macedonia Shows its Best at Leading Tourism Exhibitions

The Region of Central Macedonia in February and March presented its tourism offerings to travel professionals in the markets of Denmark, Romania, Bulgaria, Poland, the Czech Republic and Italy.