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Traveler Demand Growing Fast for Experiential Travel, Says Study

Experiential activities such as wellness, nature and food are quickly replacing conventional travel options.

Business Travel is Back but Must Be Redefined, Says Accor Report

Accor says demand for business travel is back but segment must be redefined focusing on ‘purpose’.

Germans Lead May 2023 Bookings to Greece, Turkey and Netherlands

Greece, Turkey and the Netherlands saw significant growth in holiday bookings made by German holidaymakers in May, according to booking platform ANIXE.

ETC: Destinations Must Be Ready to Handle Strong Travel Demand

Strong travel intent is driving tourism recovery in Europe but destinations must be ready to handle the growing demand.

British Airways: Two Greek Islands See High Increase in 2023 Holiday Package Searches

Rhodes and Crete are among the top 10 world destinations with the highest increase in holiday package searches in 2023 so far.

Virtuoso: Greece a Top Pick for World’s Luxury Travel Lovers

Greece is among the world’s leading luxury travel spots this summer, according to luxury travel experts Virtuoso. 

Demand Boosts Thessaloniki Luxury Hotel Arrivals

Thessaloniki’s hotel dynamic continues to grow with more international hospitality brands set to make their debut in the city.

Study Reveals the Tourist ‘Types’ that Pick Thessaloniki for Holidays

Art lovers, active types and foodies are among the ‘travel tribes’ that select Thessaloniki as their holiday destination.

Thessaloniki Food, Nightlife Winning Over More Tourists

Nightlife and food are two of Thessaloniki’s strong points attracting more visitors to Greece’s northern city, found a satisfaction study.

Airbnb: Top 10 Trending Destinations in Greece for Domestic Travelers

Greeks appear to be interested in Airbnbs on smaller, quieter islands according to the number of searches during January-March this year.

Airbnb Rooms Makes its Debut Worldwide

Airbnb has launched its new Airbnb Rooms product and more than 50 new features and upgrades based on feedback from its community.

Greece a Popular Choice for TUI Customers This Easter

Greece is a leading holiday choice for Easter travelers this year as booking momentum for TUI remains encouraging.

Poll: More Airbnb-style Hosts in the EU Want Clearer Rules

Two-thirds of EU short-term rental hosts welcome new rules, want clearer framework.

Study: Travelers No Longer Scared of Catching Covid

The fear of catching Covid while traveling has dropped dramatically since August 2022, says a survey by Global Rescue.

Greece 2023 Tourism Gets Off to a Good Start in January

Greece’s tourism sector got off to a good start in January with travel receipts increasing by 71.9% year-on-year.

Tourism Ministry Aiming to Promote Shopping in Greece

Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias has proposed the launch of a campaign that will encourage travelers to shop in Greece.

Trade and Tourism in Greece Have Strong Link, Study Confirms

Trade is an integral part of the Greek tourism ecosystem and more needs to be done to secure benefits for both segments of the economy.

TikTok: Greek Island Paros a Popular Romantic Getaway Destination

A new survey shows the Greek island of Paros as one of the most romantic destinations in the world with over 141 million views on TikTok.

January Airport Traffic in Greece Beats 2022 and 2019 Levels

Passenger traffic through Greece’s airports in January surpassed both 2022 and pre-Covid 2019 levels, says the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority.

Interview – Sabre’s Andreas Syrigos Highlights Significance of Personalized Travel, Cloud Technologies

Sabre’s Andreas Syrigos identifies new trends for travel in 2023 and highlights the importance of cloud technologies for travel agencies.