Hotel Prices on Mykonos and Santorini Are the Highest in the Entire Mediterranean

A combination of high demand and a limited number of accommodations on the Greek Cycladic islands of Mykonos and Santorini has caused the prices...

Feel the Tranquility of Greece’s Skopelos Island

The idyllic Greek island of Skopelos. (Source Pixabay CC0 Creative Commons- Dimitris Vetsikas). Belonging to the Northern Sporades group of Greek islands, Skopelos is one...

International Arrivals For Greece’s Airports Up By 13% for First Quarter of 2019

International arrivals in Greek airports grew 13 percent in the first four months of the year, totaling approximately 2.5 million flights, according to the...

Greek Island Installs Lending Libraries on its Beaches

A group of islanders from Kimolos, located in the southwest of the island group the Cyclades, have installed free lending libraries at all the...

Tourism Now Generates Over One Quarter of Greece’s GDP

The Greek tourism industry’s direct monetary contribution to the country’s GDP came to 21.6 billion euros, or 11.7 percent, in 2018 according to data...

Serifos to Establish Greece’s First Smoke-Free Beach

Serifos' Vagia beach will become Greece's first smoke-free beach, according to a statement issued on Wednesday by the Athanassios K. Laskarides Foundation and the...

Mykonos Restaurant Which Ripped off US Tourist Violated Tax Laws

The Mykonos restaurant which charged 830 euros for six portions of calamari, six beers and three salads to a party of US tourists has...

Revenues from American Tourists in Greece Up By 119% in First Quarter of 2019

According to the latest figures published by the Bank of Greece recently, revenues that American tourists left in Greece during the first quarter of...

American Tourist Ripped Off With Kalamari Made of Gold on Mykonos

An American tourist visiting Mykonos earlier in May took to social media to protest the high prices charged at a restaurant on this cosmopolitan...

Calling All Rowers: Ancient Trireme “Olympias” Set to Sail (video)

The trireme "Olympias," the world's only working model of an ancient trireme, will be available again this summer to the public for tours. The iconic...

Alonnisos: Greece’s Natural Paradise of Many Names (video)

Greece is a country encompassing many islands, both large and small, as well as popular and almost completely unknown. What makes Alonnisos different, however, is...

Passenger Traffic in Greek Airports On The Rise

Passenger traffic in Greek airports grew 8.4 percent in the first four months of the year, totaling 10,709,690 passengers, from the 9,880,700 passengers seen...

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