Constantinople to Thessaloniki Flights of Turkish Airlines Give Relief to Tourists

Mayor of Thessaloniki, Yiannis Mpoutaris stated after the meeting of the Turkish Airlines' presentation that 30,000 tourists from Turkey visited Thessaloniki in 2011. Mpoutaris stated,...

Historic Byzantine and Venetian Fortresses at Risk

Fortresses - symbols of the wealth and power of the Byzantine and Venetian period and built on Greek territory from the V to the...

Transport Strikes Grind Athens to a Halt

ATHENS - Growing rage – and fear – over the loss of jobs, pay cuts and tax hikes led transportation workers to continue their...

Tourism and Technology Celebrated in Greece

Tourism and technology will be the discussion topics during the event celebrating the establishment of the International Federation for IT in Travel and Tourism...

Bourtzi Fortress to be Restored

Bourtzi, the famous fort that stands in a rock in the middle of the harbor of Nafplio, is to be restored and promoted following...

Cheap Flights and Mideast Unrest Gives Greek Tourism Record Year

ATHENS – A year of economic unrest, protests, riots, taxi and port worker strikes shutting down transportation and blocking access to planes and ships...

Spinalonga Becomes a Popular Destination after Greek Series ”The Island”

After the screening of the popular Greek TV series "Island", half a million visitors chose to spend their holidays not only on the island of Spinalonga,...

Turkish Tourists Spend Bayram Holiday in Greece

Thousands of Turkish tourists, taking advantage of the holiday of Bayram, are arriving on the Greek islands these past few days. Although Bayram falls on...

Greeks Migrate to Tropics Looking for Paradise!

Greeks live their own myth, but not on the Greek islands, but on exotic, faraway islands! Greeks who reside in places that most people...

Issuance of Social Tourism Vouchers Starts August 29

Starting Monday August 29th, social tourism vouchers will be issued for training programs for new farmers and provisions for free books for winning beneficiaries of OGA. The winning...

Alternate Tourism Routes in Kythira

Legends say that Kythera was the birth place of Celestial Venus, the goddess of pure platonic love. Maybe that's why visitors to the island should...

Greek Entrepreneur Threatens to Confiscate Cosco Ship

A Strong quarrel broke out between the Chinese company Cosco and Greek ship-owning businessmen. The fight revolved around Cosco's decision to reduce the charter,...

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