Greece: Cheap Water and Expensive Coffee

Greece has very cheap bottled still water, but coffee there is among the most expensive in countries surveyed by Omnibus for Britain’s Royal Mail. Overall, however, prices in Greece are competitive, beaten only by Turkey...

Greek Museum Workers Announce Continuing Weekend Strike

The Panhellenic Union of Antiquities Guards has decided to go on continuing weekend strikes in protest of a new salary system that would go...

Russians, Turks, Bump Up Greek Tourism

With a record-breaking tourist season in full swing and everyone seemingly happy - apart from visitors to Greece's most popular island, Santorini, who were...

Tourism in Greece at Highest Performance in 2 Years, Min Kountoura Says

On Thursday Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura spoke during the debate on budget held in Parliament and stated that revenue in 2016 will be much higher than initially...

Tourists Prefer Traditional Greek Products

Tourists and visitors are always potential consumers during their holidays, regardless of the time they stay at tourist destinations on Greek islands. They preferably choose...

Tax Evasion from Greek Tourism to Reach €1.5 Billion in 2014

Tax evasion from the tourism industry will cost Greece 1.5 billion euros in lost revenue in 2014, said the President of the Hellenic Chamber of...

Andros Comes To The Golden Hall

The commercial center Golden Hall in Greece aims to promote Greek tourism by hosting a representative sample of culture, tradition, seamanship and protection of...

Travel Bloggers From Around the World Flock to Athens

The TBEX Europe 2014, an international meeting of travel bloggers and tourist media authors, will take place in Athens, Greece on October 23-25. The event...

Increase in Arrivals at Athens Airport is Due to Greeks Who Moved Abroad

Traffic growth at the Eleftherios Venizelos airport is attributed mainly to Greeks who have moved abroad and visit their homeland, said Greek Tourism Confederation...

300 Norwegian Tourists in Pieria

More than three hundred Norwegian tourists this year will visit the coast of Pieria for a ten-day vacation. Their families and many of their fans...

Thessaloniki: The Next Big Wedding Trend For Turks

According to recent data released by the Consulate General of Turkey in Thessaloniki, Greece, approximately twenty Turkish wedding ceremonies took place in the region in 2014. Local...

Ecological Rebirth of Cypriot Ghost Town

The glamorous tourist resort of Varosha, Famagusta has been deserted since the Turkish invasion in 1974. Residents left and chain-link fences isolated the region....

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