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Thessaloniki Issues Smart Traveler Card for Sustainable Tourism

President of the Thessaloniki Tourism Organization Voula Patoulidou, recently signed a memorandum in order to implement a new and sustainable single tourism card. The contract...

First International Flight After Lockdown Arrives in Thessaloniki Airport

First flight carrying tourists for Summer 2020 arrives to fanfare at Thessaloniki's Alexander the Great Airport on Monday. Photo source: AMNA Life seems to be...
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Greece Vows to Deliver Thessaloniki Metro System by 2023

The long-delayed metro system for Thessaloniki will be ready by the year 2023, a government minister vowed on Monday. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Kostas Karamanlis...

Thessaloniki to Commemorate Pontic Genocide

A giant-size banner was placed on Saturday on the facade of the Thessaloniki City Hall in memory of the killing of some 353,000 Greeks...

Student Demonstration Takes Place in Greece’s Large Cities Despite Coronavirus Curfew

Hundreds if not thousands of people gathered in Athens' Syntagma square on Friday morning to protest against an Educational bill the Greek government is...

Moving Scenes as Greek Firefighters Pay Tribute to Medical Staff of Thessaloniki

Tens of firefighters in Greece's second-largest city Thessaloniki assembled outside AHEPA University Hospital recently, where medical staff have been tirelessly offering treatment to COVID-19 patients...

Following Thessaloniki, Greece Closes Waterfront Promenades in Volos and Patras

Nikos Chardalias, the Greek Deputy Minister for Civil Protection, announced on Friday afternoon that the waterfront promenades in two major Greek ports will close...

Thessaloniki’s Promenade Shuts Down as Thousands Flout Coronavirus Restrictions

Authorities in Thessaloniki, Greece's second largest city, have imposed a partial lockdown of the promenade as thousands of people ignored appeals for social distancing...

Thessaloniki EuroPride 2020 Postponed as Coronavirus Disruption Continues

The EuroPride 2020 event, which had been scheduled to take place in Thessaloniki, Greece in June will have to be postponed, it was announced on...

Greece Confirms Seventh Coronavirus Case

Greek authorities announced on Saturday evening that two more people have been diagnosed with Coronavirus in the country, that now has at least seven...

Coronavirus Outbreak in Greece: “Patient Zero’s” Movements Under the Microscope

Greek authorities are desperately trying to trace the recent movements of the 38-year-old woman who was diagnosed with the coronavirus on Wednesday, the first...

Greek Airports Set Impressive New Passenger Records in January

Passenger traffic in Greek airports grew by a significant 5.4 percent in January 2020 in comparison to January 2019, the Civil Aviation Authority of...

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