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Peloponnese Tourism Professionals Working to Create the Arcadia Riviera

Actions are underway to put dozens of Kynouria's small mountain and coastal villages on the tourism map, while creating experiences that will bring tourists back to Arcadia.

Action Plan to Transform Arcadia into the ‘Tuscany of Greece’

The Arcadia Chamber has plans to turn the area into the “Tuscany of Greece” and Tripoli into a citybreak destination that will serve as a base for the entire region.

Alltours Set for Super Year Ahead with New Offerings in Greece

German tour operator Alltours aims to boost its sales for trips to Greece in 2019 by 10 percent and bring 340,000 visitors to the country.

DRV Selects Peloponnese as Host Destination for 2019 Conference

The German Travel Association (DRV), which represents most of Germany’s tour operators and travel agents, will hold its high-profile 2019 conference in the Peloponnese, Greece.

Oman to be Official Partner Country of ITB Berlin 2020

The Sultanate of Oman will be the Official Partner Country of the ITB Berlin travel trade show in 2020.

German Tour Experts Concerned About Greece Room Capacity

German tour operators are concerned about a shortage of rooms at Greek destinations in view of an increase in summer sales from Germany.

Patoulidou: Thessaloniki is Ideal for Conference, Sports Tourism

Thessaloniki has what it takes to be a host destination for international conferences and sports events, says the head of the city's tourism organization, Voula Patoulidou.

Cretan Holidays’ Booth Receives Award at ITB Berlin 2018

Greece's Cretan Holidays was named as one of the best exhibitors of the ITB Berlin 2018 travel trade show in the "Travel Organizers" category.

Halkidiki Getting Ready to Welcome More German Tourists in 2018

The northern Greek destination of Halkidiki is expecting an increase of 8 to 10 percent in arrivals from Germany this year.

Greece @ ITB Berlin 2018 – Photo Report by GTP Headlines

Photo report of Greece's participation at the ITB Berlin 2018 trade show that includes statements on the German market made by Greek tourism figures and travel professionals.

ITB Berlin Ends With Positive Tourism Growth Prediction for 2018

It’s going to be an outstanding year for tourism in 2018 with all signs and insights collected at the 52nd ITB Berlin, pointing to booming business and travel.

Qatar Airways Reveals a Host of New Destinations at ITB Berlin 2018

At this year’s ITB Berlin trade show, Qatar Airways revealed a host of 16 new destinations, including two in Greece, to be launched in 2018-19.

Greece’s Sani Resort Crowned Best for Families in 2018

The five-star Sani Resort, located in Halkidiki, was named Best Family Hotel at the Connoisseur Circle Hospitality Awards 2018.

ITB 2018 – Greece Among Top Travel Destinations for Germans

Germany's travel industry has confirmed that Greece will be among the most popular destinations for German travelers in summer 2018.

ITB 2018: Greece’s ‘365-day Destination’ Video Honored at ‘Golden Citygate’ Awards

Greece was honored at the 17th International Tourism Film and Multimedia competition "The Golden Citygate" at the ITB Berlin trade show in Germany.

Deloitte Carries Out Greece’s First ‘Special Liquidation’ in Hospitality

Deloitte was appointed "special liquidator" of Lakitira S.A. and helped safeguard the holiday plans of guests residing at the company's hotels in Greece.

Greece is Back, Says German Travel Association-DRV

Bookings to Greece from Germany for the 2018 tourism season are showing a sharp upward trend, according to DRV President Norbert Fiebig.

‘Athens Tourism Partnership’ Enters Second Phase

The “Athens Tourism Partnership” initiative, launched by the City of Athens, AEGEAN and Athens International Airport (AIA), has entered into its second phase.

IPK – ITB Berlin: Record-breaking Growth for Global Travel

ITB 2018 kicks off today with great news: According to IPK, global travel in 2017 grew by 6.5 percent, reaching some 1.2 billion trips.

SETE: Greek Tourism Must Stay Alert

While Greece is seeing a surge in bookings, SETE President Yiannis Retsos says that the Greek private sector should stay alert.
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