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Greek Islands Among Top 10 Ideal Destinations To Visit In 2014

Ireland's largest-selling daily newspaper, the Irish Independent, has included the Greek islands among the top 10 destinations to visit this year.

Santorini Chosen As One Of Europe’s Prettiest Cities By USA Today Readers

Greece's popular island of Santorini has been ranked by the readers of the newspaper USA Today and 10Best as one of the 10 winners in the recent "Prettiest European City" contest.

ANEK Lines Captain Honored By Port Authority In Santorini

Vaggelis Stouraitis, captain of the "Prevelis" ship of ANEK Lines, was recently honored for his excellent cooperation with the Thera Port Authority, Santorini.

Lamway Hotel Management Group To Expand To More Greek Destinations

Hotel management company Lamway has announced its intention to enter the markets of Mykonos and Ios as of 2014.

Greek Products From The Cyclades Shine At Athens Food Festival

Local food producers from the Cyclades island group gave Athenians and visitors to the Greek capital a sample of their products at the recent food festival "Greece, Celebration – Tastes – Christmas 2013."

British Airways Announces Flights To Mykonos, Santorini

UK carrier British Airways is set to launch flights from Heathrow to Mykonos and Santorini in Greece in summer 2014.

British Airways To Launch Flights To Popular Greek Islands Next Year

Two of Greece's most popular islands will welcome more British tourists in 2014, according to the flag carrier airline of the UK.

Greek Hotel Crowned “Most Romantic Historic Hotel of Europe”

The Aigialos Traditional Settlement in Fira, Santorini, Greece, won the title of the "Most Romantic Historic Hotel of Europe" in the best historic hotels of Europe awards list for 2014.

WTM 2013: Santorini Boosts Local Products, Announces New Initiative

Visitors to the Greek stand on the first day of the World Travel Market in London, on 4 November, had the opportunity to sample delicious local products from the Santorini section.

Gay Friendly Greek Hotels Go To WTM 2013

Gay friendly Greek and Cypriot prestigious hotels will be promoted to the International LGBT travel market at this year's World Travel Market in London (4-7 November).

Olympic Air Cuts Three Domestic Flights In Greece

Greek carrier Olympic Air will cut all flights to/from Chania, Mytilini and Santorini as of 1 November 2013.

Greece Shines In Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards

Condé Nast Traveler's readers have included Greek islands, hotels and luxury resorts in the latest Readers Choice Awards that were announced on 15 October.
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Kalamata, Santorini, Heraklion Champions In Tourist Arrivals

The arrivals of foreign tourists at the airports around Greece recorded an important increase, according to the first (temporary) data for September 2013.
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Regional Airports Tender Continues With Seven Bidders

Seven companies and consortiums have been shortlisted for the second stage of the tender for the operation, management, development, and maintenance of the country’s regional airports.
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Greek Authorities Target Luxury Island Villas For Tax Evasion

Greece's Financial Crime Squad (SDOE) has revealed that owners of some 500 luxury homes on popular islands are leasing their property via the Internet without declaring income to tax authorities.
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Santorini To Host 2013 Freerunning Competition

Some of the best free running athletes of the world will participate in Red Bull’s Art of Motion Parkour competition in a special location: Santorini Island in Greece.
2013 Year Of Gastronomy In Santorini
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IMIC 2013 To Be Held On Santorini This Fall

The 8th edition of the International Meetings and Incentives Conference (IMIC) series will take place on the island of Santorini this fall as one of the “key” actions of the “2013 Year of Gastronomy in Santorini” initiative.
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Santorini’s Volcano To “Erupt” On 25 August

If you're on Santorini these days, don't miss the Ifestia Festival, the annual tribute to the island's volcano that never sleeps, on Sunday, 25 August!
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Santorini Hit By Another Power Cut

Popular Santorini was left again in the dark in the early hours of Wednesday, 21 August, due to a short circuit in the electricity network.
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CNN Singles Out Nine Top Greek Islands To Visit

American news network CNN singled out nine out of Greece's 1,400 islands and labeled them as the Mediterranean's most beautiful assets. CNN presented the nine Greek islands on its news website and noted what makes each of these destinations stand out.