Tourism Sees Record Year As Over 30 Million Visit Greece in 2018

The number of people who traveled to Greece in 2018 totaled 30.12 million, the Bank of Greece announced on Thursday. This staggering number reflects an...

Greece’s Aegean Airlines Adds Seven New International Destinations

Aegean Airlines will begin service to seven new international destinations from its hub in Athens in 2019, it announced in a statement on Wednesday. According...

New #OhMyGreece Campaign Promotes Greek Tourist Destinations (video)

A new video has been released by Discover Greece, a travel web portal devoted to travel news which is owned by the organization "Marketing...

Greek Luxury Hotel Chain Aqua Vista Wins Four Scandinavian Awards

The Aqua Vista hotel chain, a group of the most beautiful luxury hotels in Greece, won four prizes at the Greek Travel Awards which...

Greece Approves Huge Luxury Development and Marina Projects

The Greek government on Tuesday gave the green light to three tourism investment projects totaling 240.5 million euros ($272.85 million) on several Greek islands. The...

Greek Hoteliers Blast Airbnb-Style Accommodation

Short-term property leasing through online platforms like Airbnb is threatening not only the sustainability of small tourist lodgings, but the structure of Greek society...

Five Projects Which Will Change the Face of the Athens Riviera

Only a few kilometers from the center of Athens, much of Attica's coastline, from Mikrolimano in Piraeus to Sounio, is currently a construction site...

ELSTAT: Visitors and Revenue to Museums, Archaeological Sites Up in Jan-Oct 2018

Visitors to Greek museums and archaeological sites in October 2018 posted a 13.4 pct and 12.4 pct rise respectively in comparison with the same...

Saudi Arabian Airlines Announces New Riyadh-Athens Flight

Just in time for the tourist season, there will be a new direct flight launched by Saudia, Saudi Arabia's Airlines, with the international destination...

Israeli Tourism to Greece Flourishing as Bilateral Relations Warm

A large number of tourists from Israel are expected to visit Greece in 2019, as the two countries have formed a new, strategic relationship...

Construction of New International Airport in Crete Set to Begin

The Greek government is expected next week to ratify a contract for the construction and operation of the new international airport in Heraklion, Crete. The...

Fraport Greece Reports Increasing Number of Flights at Regional Airports

The number of passengers travelling to Greece's regional airports was up by 12.3 percent in January of 2019 compared to January last year, according...

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