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Greece travel tips 2020

Planning a trip to Greece can be almost as exciting as the holiday itself (I said almost!). However, with so many postcard-worthy places and historically rich landmarks to see, planning a Greek…

GREEK HOTELS

Greek hotels rated best in the world by travellers

Travellers have rated Greek hotels as the best in the world for quality and services with Greece holding the first position on the Global Review Index (GRI) for 2019, outscoring its rivals with a rating of…

GREEK FERRIES

Greek Ferry tickets expected to increase by 10 percent in 2020

Greek ferry fares are expected to increase by as much as 10 percent in the coming period in view of rising fuel costs following the implementation of IMO 2020, the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) low sulphur…

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Aegean Airlines launches bid to acquire Croatian Airlines

Greece’s leading carrier Aegean Airlines has confirmed it launched a bid to acquire Croatian Airlines, submitting a non-binding bid. In a statement, the Greek airline stated, “Aegean has participated in the non-binding…

10 Things to Love About the Hilton Athens 4

10 Things to Love About the Hilton Athens

The Hilton Athens was the Greek capital’s first international brand hotel. It was also the city’s largest hotel building and when it opened in April 1963 (described as the most beautiful Hilton…

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Ryanair announces 14 new routes for Greece Summer 2020

European low-cost carrier Ryanair has announced that it will launch fourteen brand new routes to and from Greece for the Summer 2020 schedule. This means that 147 routes from Greece can be…

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The New Holistic Face of Andros  

Over the last few years Andros, the second largest Cycladic island after Naxos and only two hours away from Rafina port by ferry, found its place on the world map when it…

Syros, a must visit Cycladic isle 21

Syros, a must visit Cycladic isle

You have heard of Mykonos, Santorini, and Paros. But you may not have heard a lot about Syros island, the capital of the Cyclades, which is now becoming more and more popular…

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A Style Queen Who Moved to Paxoi

After studying history and international relations and following an 11-year career in Greek radio and television as a news-person, Nickie Achimastos decided that owning her own business was what she really wanted…

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Kerkyra, the queen of the Ionian Sea

By Maria Athanasopoulou Those who have visited the beautiful island of Kerkyra (Corfu), understand from the first moment why it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece. The island…

Secret ‘rooftop beach’ opens in the heart of Athens 51

Secret ‘rooftop beach’ opens in the heart of Athens

Located in the heart of Athens and screaming ‘Greek Summer’ the new Mavili Beach at “Alexandros” hotel has taken an innovative leap to heighten the hospitality experience for locals and visitors, turning…