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Amorgos’ Vigla Hotel Completes Renovation, Welcomes Guests for Summer 2019

The Vigla Hotel, a family-run property on Amorgos, has completed its extensive renovation project and is ready to welcome its guests for the summer season.

Amorgos’ ‘Yperia 2019’ Convention to Focus on Culture, Sustainable Tourism

Issues related to tourism, culture and the environment will be discussed during the 17th Amorgos Convention of Culture & Tourism - “Yperia 2019” in October.

Vigla Hotel Promotes Amorgos as Hiking Destination at French Expo

The Vigla Hotel on Amorgos recently promoted the island as an ideal hiking destination at “Le Salon du Randonneur”, Europe’s leading exhibition on hiking activities.

Trivago Awards 2019 Reveals Greece’s Top Hotels

Hotel search engine trivago has announced the winners of the “trivago Awards” 2019”, which honors a number of high-end properties in Greece's hospitality market.
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Yperia 2018: Special Tribute to Employment for Youth, Women

The 16th International Convention on Culture and Tourism "Yperia 2018" on Amorgos will include a special tribute on employment for youth and women.

Underwater Gallery on Amorgos Invites all to ‘Dive’ into Art

A photo exhibition will be held during September 19-22 in an “Underwater Gallery”, a cave at a depth of 7-17 meters, near the port of Aegiali on the island of Amorgos.

‘Yperia 2018’ Convention on Amorgos to Focus on Gastronomy

The island of Amorgos, during October 31-November 5, will host the 16th International Convention of Culture and Tourism - Yperia 2018, which this year will focus on gastronomy.

Blue Star Ferries Promotes the Aegean Islands’ Gastronomy via Online Campaign

Greek ferry company Blue Star Ferries has launched an online campaign to promote the gastronomy and products of the Aegean Islands.

Hostelbay Launches ‘Island Pass’ for Travelers in Greece

Hostelbay, in collaboration with shipping company Hellenic Seaways, has launched the “Greek Island Pass”, aiming to provide its customers with the best island hopping experience.

Acropolis in Athens Once Again Applauded by Travelers on TripAdvisor

The Acropolis in Athens is among the top 25 landmarks in the world, ranking 16th on the 2018 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice awards for Landmarks list.

WWF: Majority of Greek Islanders Open to Renewable Energy Systems

The residents of 15 Greek islands want to revert to renewable energy sources, according to a study carried out by WWF Greece.

‘Amorgos Tourism Film Festival’ Becomes Official CIFFT Member

The Amorgos Tourism Film Festival has become an official member of the International Committee of Tourism Film Festivals (CIFFT).

8th Amorgos Tourism Film Festival Honors Greek, Foreign Filmmakers

The Amorgos Tourism Film Festival recently took place on the Island of Amorgos with the participation of filmmakers from 25 countries around the world.

Amorgos’ Yperia 2017 Convention to Discuss Benefits of Film Tourism for Greece

The benefits of film tourism for Greece will be discussed during the 15th Amorgos International Convention on Culture and Tourism - “Yperia 2017” in October.

Authentic Big Blue Awards Feature Legendary Free Divers Mayol, Maiorca

The Authentic Big Blue event to be held on September 18-24 on Amorgos will pay tribute to free-diving legends Jacques Mayol and Enzo Maiorca.

‘The Big Blue’ Star Jean-Marc Barr Promoting Amorgos, Free-diving

Some three decades later actor Jean-Marc Barr returns to Amorgos, to participate in the production of a documentary on the 1988 film 'The Big Blue'.

Food and Wine Tasting Seminar at Hotel Vigla on Amorgos

Hotel Vigla on the island of Amorgos invites F&B professionals and tourism experts to join its food and wine tasting seminar on May 4.

Yoga Experts Gather on Amorgos for International Convention

Twenty yoga teachers have gathered on the island of Amorgos to participate in the Elysia 1st International Yoga & Wellness Convention.

Hotels on Amorgos and Syros Now Serve ‘Greek Breakfast’

Hotels on Amorgos and Syros will now include Greek products and dishes on their breakfast menus as the two Cycladic islands recently became the latest destinations to join the “Greek Breakfast” program, an initiative of the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels.

GNTO Germany Builds Up Greece as All-Season Destination

As part of its ongoing strategy to extend the tourism season and promote Greece as an all-year destination, the Germany branch of the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) presented “Greece - A Journey through the Four Seasons” during a recent event organized by German tour...
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