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Oia Among Superb Sunset Spots Around The World

American news network CNN has included the well-known sunset destination Oia, Santorini, on its list of 12 superb sunset spots around the world.
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Hoteliers On Santorini To Offer Discounts To Greeks

The Santorini Hoteliers Association has urged its members to offer rooms at special prices to Greek visitors this summer.
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Santorini Hailed As One Of World’s Best Islands By Travel + Leisure

Santorini, Greece, is included on the list of "World's Best Islands" for 2013 by Travel + Leisure Magazine in its annual poll.
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Cristiano Ronaldo, Irina Shayk Tour The Greek Islands

Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo is strolling around Rhodes with model Irina Shayk, the Greek media has reported.
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Santorini: Most Popular Greek Destination For 2013?

The island of Santorini ranked first in international arrivals out of all of Greece's destinations during the first half of the year, according to recent figures from the country's airports.
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Austrian Press Applauds The Cyclades

Santorini, Mykonos, Naxos and Paros were singled out in a recent travel feature published in Austrian newspaper Kurier.
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SDOE Spots Tourism Tax Dodgers In Greece

One in every two enterprises inspected across Greece by the Financial Crimes Squad (SDOE) over the 21-24 June long weekend was found to be withholding tax payments.
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Santorini: The Mediterranean’s Most Popular Destination

Santorini leads the list of the 20 most popular destinations in the Mediterranean, according to online booking company Trivago.
Mykonos
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Mykonos Most Expensive (But Not Most Popular) For Greek Three-Day Weekend

The most expensive Greek destination for the upcoming bank holiday weekend (Agiou Pnevmatos holiday) is Mykonos but it is not the most popular, as Greeks have focused their attention on Fira, Santorini, according to online booking company Trivago.
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Greek Hot Spring On Lonely Planet’s Best List

Palia Kameni, Greece, is included on Lonely Planet's list of Europe’s 20 best hot springs.
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Greek Islands Included On Lonely Planet’s “Best-Value” List

Hydra, Kefallonia, Ikaria and Santorini are among the best-value destinations in Europe for 2013, according to travel guide Lonely Planet.
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Canadian Media Supports Greek Tourism

The Canadian press has recently run a series of press reports on Greece that contain positive references to Athens, Thessaloniki and the Greek islands.
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Travelers Place Athens And Oia On Tripadvisor Best List

Athens and Oia, Santorini, are included on the Traveler's Choice list of Top 25 Destinations in Europe for 2013, released recently by TripAdvisor.
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Greek Ports Need Better Infrastructure To Boost Cruise Tourism

“Of the 36 billion euros plus revenue spread across European cruising destinations, Greece is the recipient of just 600 million euros due to its lagging home porting capabilities and infrastructure challenges,” international cruise experts said on the first day of the 2nd...
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Greek Hotel Prices Drop This Summer

Greece is welcoming summer 2013 with hotel prices down by 15 percent compared to 2012 with the average nightly rate standing at 78 euros, according to data released recently for the month of May by online booking company Trivago. The average nightly rate was 92 euros last year.
Santorini
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Chinese Movie “Beijing Love Story” To Be Filmed In Greece

Greece recently sealed a deal with Chinese directors and producers for the motion picture “Beijing Love Story" to be shot in Greece.
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Top Easter Destinations For Greeks

Athens comes in first on the list of top Easter destinations chosen by Greeks with an average overnight accommodation price at 79 euros, a rate relatively low for the season, according to data released recently by Online booking company Trivago.
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Santorini To Host First Luxury Gay Festival This Fall

The first Luxury Gay Festival in the Mediterranean will be held this September on Santorini, Greece, and introduce a new concept of events that aim to create a luxurious and upgraded choice for gay travelers who search for elegance, luxury and exclusivity.
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Bird’s Eye Panoramic Photos Of The Acropolis Now Online

After uploading the breathtaking aerial photos of Oia, Santorini, last February, Airpano has now posted online its high resolution panoramic images of the Acropolis.
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Santorini’s Educational Seminars For Professionals Continue

The Municipality of Thira will hold the second educational seminar on Santorini’s local products on Thursday, 18 April, at the Boutari Winery in Megalohori.