Santorini Tries To Repair Its Image

After being beset by power outages and blackouts much of the week, and with the island's mayor screaming he was left on his own...

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...

Second Local Products Festival in Sitia

The 2nd Festival, Local Products: Nutritional and Curative Properties,  opens its doors and welcomes the audience in Sitia, Crete, from September 20 to 22. The...

Designer Hilfiger Holidays In Greece

Joining a long line of celebrities picking Greece for a summer vacation during a record-breaking tourist season, noted clothing designer Tommy Hilfiger is taking...

Power Failure Leaves Santorini Dark

Set to welcome a record 1.9 million tourists this year, Santorini's big year ran into a problem on Aug. 13 when a fire broke...

Fire Causes Blackout in Santorini

Santorini and Thirasia have been facing a blackout since noon because of a fire which broke out at 12.00 at the Public Power Corporation’s...

Kefaloyianni Sees Crete’s Archaeological Museum

Minister of Tourism Olga Kefaloyianni expressed her satisfaction with the reopening of the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion, Crete. The museum was closed for years,...

Italians Discovering Northern Greece Too

More and more Italian tourists are discovering northern Greece thanks to the completion of the motorway Egnatia Odos and to the increase of the...

Tourist Arrivals in Greece Take Off

Greece's busiest-ever tourist season continues to get better with news that there was a 9.28 percent rise in air arrivals, mirroring that of arrivals...

The Greek Paradise of 17M Tourists

The tourism industry has rapidly developed over the years. From 25 million tourists in 1950, their number exceeded one billion in 2012. With an...

Greece World’s #3 Family Spot

According to a One Poll survey realized for the international travel organization Thomas Cook, it was revealed that Greece ranks among the top travel...

Big Bump in Russian Visas

The wave of applications from Russian citizens for a visa that will enable then to visit Greece for holidays is ever increasing. Indeed, there...

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