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‘Art Makes a Difference’ at Makedonia Palace in Thessaloniki

Makedonia Palace in Thessaloniki is currently hosting an exhibition of sculptures by artist Stathis Alexopoulos, titled “Art Makes a Difference”.

Tourism Ventures Get Half of 2016 Greek Development Funding

Half of all funding under Greece’s 2016 development law were directed to tourism enterprises.

India’s Top MICE Tour Operators Visit Athens and Thessaloniki

Six leading tour operators from India recently visited Athens and Thessaloniki, during a fam trip organized by ASIT-Anatolia Travel.

Lufthansa Group Flies Record Number of Passengers to/from Greece in 2018

The airlines of Lufthansa Group last year carried some 2.7 million passengers to/from Greece, a record number compared to 2017, up by 18 percent.

Fraport Greece Airports to Handle 35-40 Million Passengers after Upgrade

The 14 Greek regional airports managed by Fraport Greece are expected to handle 35-40 million passengers annually once upgrade works are completed.

Cyprus Airways and Blue Air Extend Codeshare Agreement

Blue Air and Cyprus Airways have agreed to extend their codeshare partnership, which was launched in December 2018.

Ryanair to Launch 12 New Routes from Greece for Winter 2019

Irish low cost carrier Ryanair has announced its Greek 2019 winter schedule, which offers 12 new routes connecting Greece with 10 countries.

Bilateral Chambers Team Up for Thessaloniki Tourism Event

Five bilateral chambers of commerce have teamed up for the 4th Tourism Conference set to take place in Thessaloniki, on March 14.

Master Plan for Thessaloniki Expo Center Makeover on the Table

The creation of a metropolitan park is among the proposals tabled as part of a master plan for the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Center's revamp.

New Guide Out on Thessaloniki’s Ottoman Monuments

A 20-page pocket guide of the Ottoman Era Monuments in Thessaloniki has been released by the city's tourism organization, aiming to assist visitors in their discovery of the northern port city.

Νέες διακρίσεις για το Makedonia Palace στα Greek Hospitality Awards 2019

Η σύγχρονη εικόνα και η συνολική παλέτα παροχών του Makedonia Palace, του 'χάρισαν' τρεις χρυσές διακρίσεις στα φετινά Greek Hospitality Awards.

Το 100% Hotel Workshop Tour κέρδισε τις εντυπώσεις στην Θεσσαλονίκη

Η θερμή ανταπόκριση του κοινού και το υψηλό επίπεδο των παρουσιάσεων ήταν τα κύρια χαρακτηριστικά του 100% Hotel Workshop Tour στην Θεσσαλονίκη.

HotelBrain Takes Home 24 Honors at Greek Hospitality Awards 2019

HotelBrain was included among the best hospitality companies in Greece, at the Greek Hospitality Awards 2019, and also won a list of honors for 23 of the hotels it has under its management.

Wizz Air to Link Kiev with Athens and Thessaloniki

Wizz Air, a leading low-cost carrier in Ukraine, will launch two new low-fare routes linking Kiev with Athens and Thessaloniki in Greece.

Στην Θεσσαλονίκη το κορυφαίο Ξενοδοχειακό Workshop του 100% Hotel Show

Μετά την εντυπωσιακή πρώτη του στάση στην Αθήνα, το 100% Hotel Workshop Tour 2019 ταξιδεύει στην Θεσσαλονίκη στις 25 Φεβρουαρίου.

Grekaddict Presents Latest Additions to Gastronomy Activities Portfolio

Aiming to introduce Thessaloniki's gastronomy tourism to the city's visitors, Grekaddict, a marketplace for travel experiences in Greece, has made a number of additions to its portfolio of culinary experiences for travelers.

Makedonia Palace’s ‘Salonica Restaurant’ Awarded for its Modern Greek Cuisine

The Salonica Restaurant of the Makedonia Palace hotel in Thessaloniki, has been announced a winner of the FNL Best Restaurant Awards 2019, in the Modern Greek Cuisine category.

Greece Expecting Twice as Many US Travelers in 2019

Greece is expecting the number of travelers from the US to Greek destinations to double this year on the back of a 25 percent rise in incoming US tourism in 2018.

Report: Thessaloniki Port Could Boost Balkan Activity

Thessaloniki Port, the second largest container port in Greece, can boost activity in the Balkan region and Southeastern Europe, once upgrade works are completed.

Central Macedonia Region Reaches Out to US Market at NY Times Travel Show

Aiming to gain a share of the US travel market, the Central Macedonia Region participated in this year’s New York Times Travel Show.