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Denmark to Ease Travel Restrictions to Greece

Denmark is expected to lift restrictive guidance to every destination in Greece from June 26, according to the Greek Tourism Ministry.

Greece Re-elected Chair of UNWTO Commission for Europe

Greece has been re-elected to serve as Chair of the UNWTO Commission for Europe for the 2021-2023 period.

Greece Calls on The Netherlands to Ease Travel Restrictions

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis has requested for The Netherlands to ease travel restrictions to Greece.

Greece Praised for Cruise Tourism Restart Initiative

Global cruise industry stakeholders have praised Greece for its initiatives to help restart cruise travel after Covid-19.

Theoharis Goes to Netherlands to Meet with Leading Tourism Professionals

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis is on an official visit to The Netherlands to meet with representatives of leading Dutch tourism professionals.

Greece’s Authentic Marathon Swim Event Awarded for Successful Organization

The Authentic Marathon Swim sports event has won a total of five accolades at the Tourism Awards 2021, for last year's successful race.

UNWTO and Greece to Collaborate on Maritime Tourism Research Centre

Greece will establish the first centre dedicated to measuring sustainable development of coastal and maritime tourism in the Eastern Mediterranean.

UNWTO: Coordination is a Must for Global Restart of Tourism

More coordination and harmonized protocols are needed for the global recovery of tourism from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, says the UNWTO.

PM Announces €420m in Support to Reboot Greek Tourism Sector

A total of 420 million euros in working capital will go to Greek tourism enterprises impacted by Covid-19 to help them restart operations.

Athens Ready to Welcome its Visitors Again, Mayor Tells UNWTO

Athens is safely returning to everyday life and is ready to welcome its visitors again, according to the Greek capital’s mayor, Kostas Bakoyannis.

Developing Military Tourism Next on Greece Agenda

As part of its tourist product expansion plan, Greece has announced plans to develop military and war tourism.

Delta: Athens Welcomes First Airline to Resume US to Greece Flights

Athens International Airport on May 29 welcomed a full flight from New York operated by Delta Air Lines, the first carrier to restart flights between the United States and Greece since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

GNTO Upgrades Info Point for Tourists in Greece at Athens Airport

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) has upgraded its tourism info point at the arrivals area of the Athens International Airport.

Reports: Greece May Make it On the UK’s Revised Travel List

A number of Greek and Spanish islands may soon be included on the UK’s revised “green list” of countries, according to recent reports.

Greece and Saudi Arabia Boost Cooperation in Tourism, Investments

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis and his Saudi Arabia counterpart Ahmed Al Khateeb are aiming to stimulate tourism between the two countries and facilitate travel.

Greek Tourist Guides to Get Covid-19 Support in Full, Says Minister

Tourist guides in Greece will receive full compensation for losses due to the Covid-19 pandemic, says Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis.

Greece Ready to Issue EU Digital Covid Certificate for Travel

Greece will be ready to grant EU Digital Covid-19 Certificates to its residents in June after successfully passing simulation tests.

Greece Sees Upbeat Travel Demand from France

French demand for travel to Greece appears to be picking up, said Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis after an official visit to Paris.

Transavia Adds 3 New Routes to Greece from France

Transavia is adding three new routes to its service to Greece this summer, offering new flights to Preveza, Corfu and Santorini from France.

Minister Theoharis Goes to France to Promote Greece’s Tourism Opening

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis is on an official visit to France, continuing his tour to countries whose citizens have a high interest for travel to Greece.