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Ancient Neighborhood Under the Acropolis Museum Now Open to the Public

The remains of an ancient neighborhood visible under the feet of visitors approaching the entrance of the Acropolis Museum is now fully open to...

Colorful Gála Beach, Greece’s Magical Sea Pool

Gála Beach is a largely unknown beach on Greece's Ano Koufonissi island in the Aegean Sea. Many people know the three islands known as Koufonissia...

Two Greek Jewels on List of Most Beautiful Small European Towns

Two small Greek towns recently were included on this year's listing of the ''25 Most Beautiful Small Towns in Europe,'' which is published by...

World’s First Museum Dedicated to Lost Atlantis Opens on Santorini

The world’s first museum dedicated to the mythical -- but perhaps real -- island of Atlantis opened recently on Greece’s idyllic island of Santorini. The...

Greek Airbnbs Hosted 1.8 Million Foreigners During 2018

The Bank of Greece recently published its final, official figures on Greece's tourist performance for 2018, bringing to light some interesting figures regarding the short-term...

Abandoned 300-Year Old Venetian Village on Crete Turned into Tourist Resort

Áspros Potamós (White River in English) is a settlement in eastern Crete, in the regional unit of Lasithi, whose history and past are blending...

British Travel Advice for Greece Warns of Strikes, Wildfires, Mosquitoes

The British Foreign Office updated its travel advice over the weekend, just before the annual summer exodus to a number of countries popular with...

Historic ”Pelion Train” Stops Operation, Causing Widespread Outcry in Greece

The historic ''Pelion Train'' in Volos, Greece did not operate for two consecutive weekends, on May 25-26 and June 1-2, causing a widespread outcry in the...

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...

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...

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