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Greece will open all airports on July 1 1

Greece will open all airports on July 1

On the 1st of July, 2020, Greece will fully open all its airports to flights from abroad, Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis announced. “Our plan is comprehensive, and we have already carried out…

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Greece is the ultimate summer destination

Greece over Summer is pure magic and for anyone lucky enough to have experienced some time here over the months of June, July and August, would surely agree that every day in…

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About 600,000 visitors expected in Cyprus in August

Cypriot Minister of Transport, Communications and Works Yiannis Karousos, said that the country expects to receive about 600,000 passengers in August, noting that this estimation includes people flying in on commercial and private planes. Speaking…


Minister: Greece cautiously reopening for summer travel

The plan to allow direct flights from abroad as of July 1 should not be cause for public concern, Civil Protection Deputy Minister for Crisis Management Nikos Hardalias said on Thursday, as…


Greece announces ‘Restart Tourism’ plan

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis on Wednesday presented Greece’s restart plan for the sector after the COVID-19 pandemic subsides, which will see tourists allowed to enter Greece without taking a coronavirus test…


The nine rules for tourists, flights and hotels in Greece

The coronavirus pandemic will affect airports, hotels and other aspects of your future trips. Greece’s Minister of Tourism, Haris Theocharis on Friday presented health and safety protocols in response to COVID-19. The protocols…

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Greece plans to open for tourists in July

A summer holiday may seem like fantasy, but Greece is banking on being able to open to tourists, as it has done for more than 50 years. “We do want people to…

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Summer will happen with coronavirus social distancing

Summer holidays in the aftermath of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic can be possible as long as vacationers keep safe distances and follow basic hygiene rules, according to infectious diseases expert Nikolaos Sipsas,…

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Tourism could return to Greece quicker than you think, but how?

At a time when the country’s health authorities are giving the first hope for the gradual return to normalcy, tourism operators are particularly concerned about the impact on the country’s heavy industry.…