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Two ‘Katikies’ Hotels in Greece Join Int’l Signature Travel Network

Santorini’s Katikies Kirini and Katikies Garden hotels have become members of Signature Travel Network that includes over 11,000 professionals serving discerning travelers.

Celestyal Announces Return to Year-round Cruising

Celestyal Cruises will return to year-round cruising to the Greek Islands and the Eastern Mediterranean as of March 14, 2022.

Condé Nast Traveler Readers Place 7 Greek Islands Among Europe’s Best

Condé Nast Traveler’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards have included seven Greek islands among Europe’s best for 2021.

‘Katikies Mykonos’ and ‘Katikies Santorini’ Hotels on Condé Nast Traveler Top 20 List for 2021

Condé Nast Traveler has placed the Katikies Mykonos and Katikies Santorini on its list of the Top 20 Hotels in Greece and Turkey for 2021.

Santorini Breaks Tourist Records Despite Covid-19

The world-famous Greek island of Santorini broke all tourism records in September despite Covid-19, according to data released by the South Aegean Tourism Initiative.

Tourist Arrivals to South Aegean Stay High in September

Tourist arrivals at the five international airports of the South Aegean stayed high throughout September, exceeding half a million.

Greek Islands See September Arrivals Pouring in

Islands in the Cyclades and Dodecanese have welcomed over 270,000 international passengers just during the first 10 days of September.

T+L Places Katikies Mykonos Hotel Among Best in the World

The Katikies Mykonos Hotel is on Travel + Leisure's “Top 100 Hotels of the World” list, according to the magazine’s World’s Best Awards survey.

South Aegean Islands See International Tourist Arrivals Surpass 2 Million

Tourism in the South Aegean stayed on pace in August and topped the two million mark for visitor arrivals to the region this summer.

South Aegean Islands Playing Big Part in Greece’s 2021 Tourism Success

The South Aegean islands are playing a big part in Greece’s tourism success this year despite the unfavorable environment created by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Santorini, Mykonos, Crete Among Top 10 Beach Destinations for Wealthy Investors

The Greek islands of Santorini, Mykonos and Crete are among the Top 10 beach destinations for wealthy investors, according to the Nomad Beach Index 2021.

Crete Tops Kayak’s ‘Best Islands of Europe’ List

Crete is at the top of travel site Kayak’s “Best Islands of Europe” ranking, singled out for its affordable prices, fine weather and sandy beaches.

Kenshō Opens New Grand Villa in Psarou on Mykonos

The Kenshō Psarou Grand Villa on the popular Greek island of Mykonos is the latest addition to the collection of Kenshō Boutique Hotel & Villas.

HotelBrain Expands Portfolio with Addition of 14 New Properties

HotelBrain, a leading hospitality group in Greece, in 2021 expanded its portfolio of hotels with the addition of 14 new properties.

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Katakolon as New Embarkation Port in Greece

Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the addition of Katakolon as its new embarkation port in Greece.

Athens on TIME Magazine’s ‘World’s Greatest Places 2021’ List

TIME Magazine has included Athens on its list of the “World’s Greatest Places of 2021” for its prime cruise infrastructure and unique tourism offerings.

Hellenic Seaways: New Schedules for High-speed Vessels to the Greek Islands

The Attica Group has announced new itineraries of Hellenic Seaways' high-speed vessels "Highspeed 4", "Hellenic Highspeed" and "Flying Cat 3".

Greece’s Unvaccinated Tourism Workers in Six Areas Must Test for Covid-19 Twice a Week

Greece’s unvaccinated workers in tourism, coastal shipping and the F&B sector in areas where Covid-19 cases have increased will have to test for the virus twice a week.

Thessaloniki Welcomes ‘Celestyal Olympia’ Cruise Ship

The northern port city of Thessaloniki recently welcomed Celestyal Cruises’ Olympia ship, which started sailings to the Greek islands and Cyprus in June.

Alitalia to Increase Athens-Rome Flights in August

Alitalia from July 31 will increase the number of flights between Athens and Rome, returning to three daily.