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August 2022 Music and Cultural Festivals in Greece

A number of music and cultural events will take place this August at island and mainland destinations in Greece.

Lesante Collection Adds New Hotel on Zakynthos to Portfolio

The Lesante Cape resort on Zakynthos opened its doors recently as the latest addition to the roster of the award-winning Lesante Collection group.

T+L Travel Expert Recommends Patmos Island as 2022 Vacation Spot

The Greek island of Patmos is among the favorite vacation spots for 2022 included on a list made up by Travel + Leisure’s top international travel experts.

Beaches in Messolongi, Amfilochia, Astakos Now Accessible to People with Disabilities

Beaches in Messolongi, Amfilochia and Astakos now have SEATRAC mobility ramps, offering unassisted sea access to people with disabilities and mobility issues.

Trikala to Promote its Outdoor Activities at Germany’s TourNatur Expo

The Destination Management Organization of Trikala in Thessaly, Greece, is getting ready to present the area’s outdoor activities to the audience of the TourNatur 2022 expo next month in Germany.

Museums in Ioannina, Heraklion and Metsovo Get Certification

Three Greek museums located in Ioannina, Metsovo and Heraklion, Crete, have received the “Certified Museum” label by the Culture Ministry.

Neptune Hotels Resort Shows it Cares for the Environment

Neptune Hotels Resort, Convention Centre & Spa on the Greek island of Kos held a cleanup event on the beach and seabed next to its premises.

W Costa Navarino Prepares for August Debut in Greece

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, prepares to debut in Greece in August with the opening of W Costa Navarino.

Central Macedonia Promotes Greek Birdwatching Sites to UK Market

The Central Macedonia Region presented its birdwatching sites to British travelers during the Global BirdFair 2022 in Leicester, UK.

Celestyal Cruises Supports Refugees of Ukraine War

Celestyal Cruises has expanded its partnership with the “Ark of the World” to support mothers and children that have fled the war in Ukraine.

Halkidiki’s Polygyros Archaeological Museum Expands Exhibition Space

The Archaeological Museum of Polygyros in Halkidiki has reopened its doors to the public following the expansion of its exhibition space.

Travel+Leisure Names the 10 Best Resorts in Greece for 2022

The Travel + Leisure magazine has revealed the “10 Best Resorts in Greece” for 2022 as voted by its readers during this year’s World’s Best Awards survey.

Epigraphic Museum to Open in Argos

An Epigraphic Museum will open its doors in the coming years in the city of Argos in the Peloponnese.

Neptune Hotels Resort on Kos Holds Blood Donation Drive

The Neptune Hotels Resort, Convention Centre & Spa on the Greek island of Kos held a blood donation drive with the voluntary participation of its staff.

Wyndham Grand Crete Mirabello Completes Extensive Revamp Project

The Wyndham Grand Crete Mirabello Bay resort this summer is introducing its guests to new luxury facilities and upgraded services.

Kos Island to Host ‘World Food Gift Challenge 2023’ Gastronomy Event

The Greek island of Kos next year will be the host destination of the 4th World Food Gift Challenge, the annual gastronomy event organized by the IGCAT.

Thessaloniki on TIME’s List of ‘World’s Greatest Places’ for 2022

TIME magazine has included the Greek city of Thessaloniki on its list of “The World’s Greatest Places” for 2022.

Cocco Mykonos: Belvedere Hotel Opens Seafront Italian Bistro in Little Venice

The Belvedere Hotel on Mykonos opened the doors to its new Italian bistro located right on the seafront of the island’s Little Venice.

AKS Hotels: New Gastronomy Experiences in Porto Heli by Chef Yiannis Lucacos

The restaurants of AKS Hotels in Porto Heli this summer are offering unique gastronomy experiences thanks to the new menus curated by Greek chef Yiannis Lucacos.

Mitsis Hotels Hosts Real Madrid Football Training Camp on Kos

Mitsis Hotels, in partnership with Real Madrid, is hosting a summer football training camp for its young guests on the island of Kos.