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WTM London: Marketing, PR Companies Sign Up for New Agency Pavilion

A number of marketing and PR companies from the UK and Greece have signed up for the new Agency Pavilion of WTM London, which will take place in November.

Travel Leaders Look Ahead to 2019 at WTM London

Top executives of the tourism industry will participate in a session titled “World Travel Leaders – What to expect in 2019”, which will be held during the WTM London in November.

WTM: Nominations Open for New Int’l Travel & Tourism Awards

Nominations have opened for the new International Travel & Tourism Awards, organised by WTM London, that will debut on November 6.

Sky is the Limit for Greek Hospitality Management Company SWOT

George Constantinidis, the CEO of SWOT, talks to GTP on the company's efforts to boost the sales and revenue of its hotel partners.

Thessaloniki Aiming to Become Sports Tourism Destination Through Marathon Events

Thessaloniki's marathons are gaining acclaim every year and organizers are aiming to place the city on the map of international sports tourism destinations.

London to Host World’s First LGBTQ Travel Expo in 2018

London in June 2018 will host the inaugural "Proud Experiences LGBTQ+ Travel Expo", an international event dedicated to the LGBTQ community.

Thessaloniki Hoteliers See UK Interest Rising at WTM 2017

Thessaloniki is winning over British travelers as a city break destination due to its diverse offerings, according to the Thessaloniki Hotels Association.

Greece to Host Major Int’l Tourism Events in 2018

Greece is getting ready to host two major international tourism events in 2018, Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura announced during the WTM London 2017.

2017 is a ‘Spectacular Year’ for Greece, Kountoura Says at WTM London

International arrivals to Greece are estimated to exceed 30 million by the end of the year, Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura said during WTM London 2017.

Joanna Lumley Applauds Greece at WTM London 2017

Acclaimed author and actress Joanna Lumley was a special guest at the Greek press conference held during the WTM London 2017.

World Travel Market London 2017

WTM London, part of Reed Travel Exhibition’s World Travel Market events, will take place at ExCeL, London on Monday 6 to Wednesday 8 November 2017.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Rena Dourou, Governor of Attica Region

As far as the Region of Attica is concerned, since our taking office we adopted a fact-based approach as to the promotion of Attica.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Christiana Kalogirou, Governor of North Aegean Region

Each island has its own distinctive character, and all of them together compose a unique “Constellation” of travel experiences that invites you to discover it.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Elena Kountoura, Minister of Tourism

Our modern cities are “open museums,” known for their cultural attractions, their unique entertainment and nightlife, their exceptional food and shopping.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Evridiki Kourneta, Secretary General Tourism Ministry

Greece sets an example of success as a top destination that meets the expectations of today’s travelers, even the most demanding.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: George Hatzimarkos, Governor of South Aegean Region

Fifty different islands, with fifty different cultural peculiarities and traditions, make up the gastronomic culture of the South Aegean Region.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Georgios Kaminis, Mayor of Athens

Our firm belief in building meaningful alliances that highlight the leading role of our city and promote our strategic synergies is reaping the fruits.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Yannis Boutaris, Mayor of Thessaloniki

Taking advantage of the multicultural heritage of our city, we have embarked on a comprehensive reporting strategy on overseas markets.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Charalambos Karimalis, President Greek National Tourism Organization

The Greek National Tourism Organization is assigned with the task of best implementing this policy both on a national as well on an international level.

Key Tourism Figures 2017: Konstantinos Tsegas, Secretary General Greek National Tourism Organization

Greece continues to rank first and distinguish itself at a worldwide level across several established and highly regarded award ceremonies.