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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...

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...

Greece’s Unique Guitar-Shaped Islet Loved by the Beatles (video)

Agia Triada (Saint Trinity) is a small islet just opposite Evia's town of Eretria, in central Greece, and its natural beauty, along with its...

Greece Takes Award for Second-Best Beaches on the Planet

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced on Tuesday the awards for the highest quality beaches for 2019, with Greece coming in second in the entire...

”Ocean Victory” Mega-Yacht Cruises Off Mykonos, Amazing Tourists (Video)

The luxurious super yacht ''Ocean Victory'' reached the shores of Greece’s Mykonos island in the archipelago of the Cyclades on Friday. The 140-meter long yacht...

More than Five Percent of Athens Apartments Now on Airbnb-Style Platforms

A total of 5.3 percent of the total available apartments in Athens are now ''blocked'' by being rented exclusively via Airbnb-style platforms, an organization...

Greek Vineyards to Be Open to the Public for Free Tours May 18-19

Greece's Unions of wine-makers plan to open the doors of their vineyards to the public during the weekend of May 18-19. Under the ''Open Doors'' initiative,...

RyanAir Introduces Four New European Destinations from Kalamata Airport

RyanAir announced on Wednesday that it will introduce four new seasonal schedules out of Greece's Kalamata Airport. The Irish airliner has decided to launch new...

Bureaucracy Limiting Number of Luxury Yachts Visiting Greece, Experts Warn

Professionals from businesses in Greece which work with foreign yacht-leasing companies, as well as owners of ultraluxury yachts, claim that Greek bureaucratic madness is forcing them...

Greek Tourism Minister Resigns to Contest in European Elections

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura submitted her letter of resignation to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras this week in order to dedicate her total effort...

Where History Meets Leisure on Aegina Island, Athens’ Closest Escape

The island of Aegina, only seventeen miles from the Greek capital of Athens, is a gem of the Saronic Gulf which enchants visitors with...

”Sorry, No Beaches!”: Greece’s Naoussa Trolls Itself in New Tourist Campaign (video)

The Municipality of Naoussa in Greece's Central Macedonia region recently launched a peculiar but clever tourist campaign, literally trolling itself in order to attract...

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