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Storm Daniel Continues in Greece with Heavy Rainfalls

Storm Daniel, a massive storm sweeping across the southeastern Mediterranean, is expected to affect Greece until Thursday.

Probe Underway in Greece as Fires Continue to Burn in Evros

Hundreds of fire fighters are still battling blazes across Greece with probes into suspected arson underway.

Greek Civil Protection Ministry Announces Emergency Fire Measures

Greek authorities have announced emergency measures including banning access to wooded areas as fires rage across Greece.

Civil Protection Minister: More than 660 Fires in Greece, Majority Sparked by Humans

Over 660 fires broke out in Greece in the last 10 days, the majority being human-induced, said Greece’s Civil Protection Minister.

PM Mitsotakis Prioritizes Prevention as Fires Continue to Burn Across Greece

Greece’s PM said prevention will be a government priority as fires continued to burn across the country for the eighth day in a row.

UK, US Warn Travelers About Fires, Heatwaves in Greece

Fires fanned by strong winds and high temperatures continue to burn in Greece for a third day prompting travel warnings.

Wildfires Strike Greece Again, Forcing Evacuations Near Athens

Wildfires in Greece have caused widespread damage, forced evacuations, and left hundreds homeless.

No Swimming or Approach Allowed at Zakynthos’ Navagio Beach

Tourists will only be able to see Zakynthos’ famous Shipwreck Beach from afar for 20 minutes max.

Greece’s Interim Tourism Minister Meets with Officials Ahead of Summer Season

Greece’s interim Tourism Minister Ioanna Dretta met with counterparts to discuss ongoing matters ahead of the official launch of the tourist season.

Greece Appoints Ioanna Dretta as Interim Tourism Minister

Greece’s interim Tourism Minister Ioanna Dretta took over her new post from Vassilis Kikilias during a handover ceremony on Friday.

Hyatt Hotels Aiming to Expand More in Greece, Invest in Lesser-known Destinations

US hospitality giant Hyatt has plans to boost its presence on the Greek market and invest in lesser-known destinations.  

Greece Signs Agreement with Cyprus and Lebanon to Increase Tourist Flows

An agreement was signed between Greece, Cyprus and Lebanon to facilitate and increase tourist flows between the three countries.

Greece Invites Tourists to Live ‘A Life-changing Experience’

The Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) has launched a new promotional campaign to inspire travelers to visit Greece this season.

GNTO Helps Greece Achieve ‘Miracle’ Tourism Recovery post-COVID

The major role the GNTO played in the post-pandemic recovery of Greece’s tourism industry was presented on Thursday.

Minister: Greece Sees Longer Tourism Season, Tourists Coming to Athens Non-stop

The extension of the Greek tourism season has become a reality, says Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias.

Greece Looking to Target New Long-haul Tourism Markets

Greece is looking to broaden its target audience and attract more travelers from long-haul markets, according to Greek Tourism Minister Vassilis Kikilias.

EU Ambassadors Confirm Investor Interest in Greek Tourism Projects

Investment opportunities in Greece were the focus of an EU ambassadors event held at the Swedish Institute in Athens.

Greek Airports: January-March Flights, Arrivals Top 2022, 2019 Numbers

Tourism to Greece is picking up pace with the number of flights and arrivals on the rise in the first quarter of the year.

Infrastructure Upgrades Next in Line to Strengthen Greece’s Tourism

Accelerating infrastructure upgrades linked to tourism is a top government priority for Greece.

Greece’s South Aegean Region Boasts Most Arrivals, Revenues and Stays in 2022

For a second year in a row, the South Aegean Region is Greece’s leader in terms of arrivals, stays and revenues in 2022.