Athens Airport Arrivals Fell 10% in 2012

In another indication of how bad the tourism year was for Greece in 2012 as it suffered through social and political unrest, Athens International...

Hippocrates Garden: Unique Philosophical Center on Kos

The cultural center Hippocrates Garden is located in Mastichari on the island of Kos. It is an exact replica of an Ancient Greek philosophical...

Live Your Wedding Myth in Athos

In promotion of the Athos region in Halkidiki, the Tourism Development Agency recently participated for the second time in the thematic exhibition Balkanica Wedding...

Santorini Reaches Out to Foodlovers

A campaign under the name, 2013 Year of Gastronomy in Santorini, has been launched by the islands’ municipality to co-ordinate the efforts of local...

Greece’s Thermal Springs Tourist Draw

Trying to broaden the base of visitors coming to the country, Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalyianni is emphasizing the attraction of thermal springs in...

Greece Will Push Religious Tourism

A new partnership is to change present data in religious tourism, after Tourism Minister Olga Kefaloyianni met with the Chairman of the Holy Synod...

Schengen Rules Threaten Greek Tourism

The Greek government's decision to re-introduce Schengen agreements for its borders and rules adopted under them is seen by some as a threat to...

Turkish Tour Operators Visit Trikala

Representatives from some of the biggest Turkish tour operators visited the city of Trikala to discuss the prospects of establishing a prosperous cooperation that...

Korean Tourist Says Greek Police Beat Him

South Korean back packer Hyun Young Jung, who had been traveling through Europe for more than a year before reaching Greece, has claimed he was...

Greek Tourism Dropped Off in 2012

According to Expansion newspaper, there were 400,000 fewer tourists to Greece last year, according to data including international arrivals at Greek airports. Tourism officials...

Tourist Flows Slow at Greek-Bulgaria Border

While Greece continues to be an attractive destination for Bulgarians during the Christmas holidays, this year saw a marked decline in the number of...

Piraeus Will Host 710 Ships in 2013

Over 710 cruise ships are expected to reach the harbor of Piraeus this year. This is what the President and CEO of PPA SA, George...

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