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Katikies Mykonos Hotel Receives Five-star Award from Forbes Travel Guide

Katikies Mykonos has received the Five-star Award for 2022 by Forbes Travel Guide, a prestigious international rating system for luxury hotels.

Greece’s ‘CapsuleT’ Announced Best Accelerator at South Europe Startup Awards 2022

CapsuleT, Greece’s tourism startup accelerator, was honored with the title of “Best Accelerator/Incubator Program” at the South Europe Startup Awards (SESA) 2022.

Consortium Plans to Bring ‘Air Taxis’ to Greece

Orama Nexus has announced plans to develop the required infrastructure to support the introduction of eVTOL (electric vertical take-off & landing) aircraft in Greece by 2026.

The New York Times Highlights Athens’ Creativity in Hospitality, Gastronomy, Art

Athens' new hotels, restaurants and art venues are highlighted in an article published recently in the online edition of the The New York Times.

Greek Hoteliers Protest Unfair Practices by Digital Platforms

Greek hoteliers have filed a complaint with the Competition Commission requesting immediate action to tackle unfair practices employed by digital platforms.

Greece Looking to Promote Lifelong Learning Opportunities for Tourism, Hospitality Executives

The Greek Tourism Ministry is looking to promote lifelong learning opportunities for tourism and hospitality executives in Greece, according to Deputy Tourism Minister Sofia Zacharaki.

Deloitte: Digital Nomads, Technology, Innovation to Define Future of Hospitality

Innovation, technology and digital nomads are affecting global travel trends and will eventually define the future of hospitality, says Vasilis Kafatos from Deloitte.

Greece Announces Venice Biennale Participation

Greece will participate in the Venice Biennale 2022 with a VR work and sound installation of artist Loukia Alavanou that focus on the link between ancient Greece and the Roma communities outside Athens.

Study: Greek Hotel Sector Recoups 60% of Pre-pandemic 2019 Turnover in 2021

Greece’s hotel sector recouped 60% of pre-pandemic 2019 turnover levels marking a recovery of 170%, a new study released by ICAP CRIF found.

Les Roches Αppoints Carlos Díez de la Lastra as New CEO

Carlos Díez de la Lastra, considered one of the 150 most influential tourism professionals in Spain, is the new CEO of Les Roches Global Hospitality Education.

EU’s New Digital Market Act to Protect Hotels from ‘Gatekeepers’

EU lawmakers have adopted the Digital Markets Act, which among other things will aim to protect hotels from large platforms that exercise disproportionate power towards their business users and consumers.

Modus & Amplio Undertakes Management of Rhodes’ Grande Albergo Delle Rose Hotel

Modus & Amplio, a leading Greek hospitality management and consulting company, has undertaken the management of Rhodes’ emblematic Grande Albergo Delle Rose hotel.

Radisson Blu Zaffron Resort Santorini will Open for 2022 in April

Santorini, one of the most popular Greek islands, in April will see the opening of the Radisson Blu Zaffron, a boho-chic resort combining luxury hospitality with Cycladic architecture, for the 2022 season.

Divani’s Hotels Join GHA Discovery Loyalty Program

The hotels of Greece’s Divani Collection have joined the award-winning DISCOVERY loyalty program of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) that offers more rewards and experiences to travelers.

Attica Group Expands to Hospitality Sector, Acquires Hotel on Naxos

Attica Group, a leading coastal shipping company in Greece, has expanded its activities to the hospitality sector with the acquisition of a hotel on the Greek island of Naxos.

Greece: Hotel Booking Demand to Hit 20-year High in 2022, Says Eurobank

Demand for hotel bookings in Greece is expected to hit a 20-year high in 2022, according to data presented by Eurobank.

Xenia 2021: Education, Coordination and Cooperation Key to Making Greek Hospitality Sustainable

Education, synergies, and coordination are key for Greek tourism stakeholders that wish to meet sustainability targets in the coming years, tourism experts said during the “Xenia Digi Hotel” event.

Hotelwize Receives Honour at Travel Weekly Magellan Awards 2021

Hotelwize has been honored at the Travel Weekly Magellan Awards 2021 for the high-quality websites it has developed for its partners in the hospitality industry.

Major Hotel Brands Have Big Plans for Greece

Major international hospitality brands, including Meliá and Accor, are betting on Greece and announcing plans to further expand in the Greek market.

Hotelising Announces New ‘HOTEL PRO’ Service for Hoteliers

Hotelising has expanded its portfolio of services aiming to provide hoteliers with more innovative tools in sales and revenue management.