Tag: North Macedonia

Greece updates aviation directive (NOTAM)

Greece updates aviation directive (NOTAM)

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority on Thursday issued an aviation directive (NOTAM), regarding flights from Sweden, Turkey, Albania and North Macedonia. According to the NOTAM, flights have been banned to and from Sweden until…

Skopje begins pushing Greece to call them "Macedonia"

Skopje begins pushing Greece to call them “Macedonia”

Residents of Greece’s northern neighbour are not content with using the name “North Macedonia” and are trying to create a backdoor to force Greece to accept calling them “Macedonia.” Skopje’s unprecedented claim…

EU borders likely closed to US travellers and others 9

EU borders likely closed to US travellers and others

European Union member states have drawn up a list of safe non-EU countries to open borders to. 14 non-EU countries and four states can enter the EU, including those coming from Australia,…

Crete - Sense the authentic

Crete – Sense the authentic (VIDEO)

Crete is one of Greece’s most famous islands and is not just a popular destination in the summer, but all year round. What makes Crete unique? It is more than the beauty,…

No international travel till 2021

No international travel till 2021

Forget new pictures from your international holiday, this year we’re filling social media with pictures of previous trips and memories. Australian Trade Minister Simon Birmingham told the National Press Club it is “more…

Australia extends international travel ban 13

Australia extends international travel ban

Australians will have to wait even longer before they can travel overseas, as the travel ban has been extended to mid-September, as reported by the Daily Mail. Due to the pandemic, on March…

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Greek Tourism Minister: We are opening with absolute safety

“This weekend we are restarting the Greek summer, Greek tourism. We are once again putting the country’s most important production machine ahead. We put an end to the anxiety of the 700 thousand employees…

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Thessaloniki Airport is ready to become busy again

Deputy Minister of Civil Protection and Crisis Management, Nikos Hardalias announced that Thessaloniki, like Athens, is ready to start receiving tourists from June 15. After meeting with the health personnel that will…

Skyscanner's dream destinations

Greece features on Skyscanner’s dream destinations

A survey carried out by airfare comparison website ‘Skyscanner’, has revealed that Greece is not only a top pick among its users, but a dream location. “The Greek islands are like an…

Greece welcomes more tourists this summer 20

Greece welcomes more tourists this summer

Greece is getting ready to once again welcome the world following the coronavirus pandemic. Starting on June 15, the country will be welcoming travellers from the following 29 countries (with rules and…

Greek F-16s accompany American bomber plane over Skopje 21

Greek F-16s accompany American bomber plane over Skopje

With four F-16/Block 52+ aircraft of the 337 Squadron, the Hellenic Air Force today participated in a mission to escort two U.S. B-1B bombing planes inside the Skopje Flight Information Region, and…

Greece open for travel from June 15th 27

Greece open for travel from June 15th

The tourism ministry on Friday announced the list of countries for which Greece’s borders will be “open” from June 15th, with flights permitted to land in Athens and Thessaloniki. The countries are:…