Tag: Greek tourism

“King of Instagram” sails around Greece

If you haven’t heard of Dan Bilzerian, then sit tight because you’re about to! The so-called ‘Internet Playboy’ who isn’t afraid to throw large wads of cash around, is sailing around Greece,…

Greece to open the land border with Turkey as tensions remain high

Government spokesman Stelios Petsas announced the opening of the Kastanies border crossing at the Greek-Turkish border in Evros. The announcement was made during Petsas’ regular briefing to journalists. From Wednesday, the northern…

Greece and Egypt talk tourism in post-pandemic era

Greece’s Tourism minister Harry Theoharis spoke with his Egyptian counterpart on Monday, where they discussed closer tourism collaboration in the post-pandemic era. Both Theoharis and Egyptian Minister of Antiquities and Tourism Khaled…

Ellinair is ready to fly in the post-COVID-19 era

Ellinair has announced that it will gradually resume domestic flights to/from Athens, Thessaloniki and Crete, as of June. The airline will restart its Athens – Thessaloniki – Athens route on June 22,…

Coronavirus: New rules for air travel in Greece

New health protocols to ensure that air travel in Greece is carried out as safely as possible for passengers and crew, during the post-Covid-19 period, were announced by the Greek Transport Ministry…

How Greek tourism may evolve in Covid-19 reality

Consulting firm Deloitte Greece presented three alternative scenarios about how the landscape of the Greek tourism and hospitality industry might evolve in 2020 and 2021 in the new reality posed by the coronavirus pandemic.…

Recession looms as Greek economy set to shrink

The Governor of the Bank of Greece Yannis Stournaras, said on Tuesday that he expectes the country’s GDP to contract by 8.0% under the worst-case scenario. Stournaras made the comments during a…

Greece invites the world to visit…from home (VIDEO)

Greece is sending out a message to the world: to stay home – due to the current developments involving the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic – but at the same time to stay in…

#StaySafe: A Message from Greek Tourism by Marketing Greece

Following the coronavirus pandemic and the travel restrictions imposed worldwide, Greek tourism promotion body Marketing Greece sends its own message of hope and optimism to the world through a new action launched…

From Vienna to Kavala with Austrian Airlines

Austrian Airlines announced on Wednesday direct flights from Vienna to the city of Kavala in Northern Greece and the island of Samos taking off in 2020. The announcement was made at a…

Chinese President Xi Jinping visits Greek pavilion

China’s President Xi Jinping received a special tour of the Greek pavilion at the China International Import Expo 2019, by the Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday. The Greek PM gave…

Greece set to become the ‘Florida of Europe’

A new report in The Guardian claims that Greece, with its record-breaking 33 million international visitors a year, is set to become “the Florida of Europe”, with the country aiming to improve…

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