Tag: Tourism

Greece extends NOTAM for passengers from Russia

Greece extends NOTAM for passengers from Russia

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority extended the aviation directive (NOTAM) concerning travellers arriving  from Russia. 500 Russian citizens per week will be allowed to travel to Greece provided they present a negative…

Greece added to Ireland's quarantine list

Greece added to Ireland’s quarantine list

The Irish government has enforced quarantine restrictions for Greece and six other countries. As of Monday 21 September travellers from Estonia, Greenland, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Slovakia and Greece will have to isolate…

Scotland imposes quarantine on travellers from Greece

Scotland imposes quarantine on travellers from Greece

Scotland will impose a 14-day quarantine on all arrivals from Greece starting on Thursday. The official announcement noted that the move was taken due to a “significant rise” in covid-19 cases being brought into…

Greece extends flight restrictions for some countries

Greece extends flight restrictions for some countries

The Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority on Monday extended travel ban and restrictions to several countries. The extension until midnight September 15, aims to protect passengers and residents of Greece from a rise…

Greek Government covid-19 assistance for the arts and culture

Greek Government covid-19 assistance for the arts and culture

Artists and other professionals in the fields of the arts and culture (including tour guides), will receive a special compensation for activity suspended and incomes lost, during the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement…

Maldives-style luxury villas in Crete

Maldives-style luxury villas in Crete

How does sipping cocktails while tanning and relaxing on the hammock in your own suite sound? Unreal, and almost like a dream, we know. And you can experience this without having to…

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Athens hotel occupancy rates down by 49.2% due to pandemic

According to data recently released by the Athens-Attica & Argosaronic Hotel Association, hotel occupancy rates in the first seven months of the year plunged by 49.2% due to the coronavirus pandemic. Despite fewer…

Greece remains on UK ‘safe travel list’

Greece remains on UK ‘safe travel list’

Greece remains on the UK’s list of ‘safe’ countries. This means that travellers from Greece are able to enter the country without having to self-isolate for 14 days. The Foreign Office (FCO)…

Coronavirus cases spike again in Greece

Coronavirus cases spike again in Greece

Greece recorded 293 new cases of COVID-19 in the latest 24-hour reporting period, its highest daily tally since the start of the outbreak in the country. Infectious diseases expert Gkikas Magiorkinis warned…

Norway adds Greece to list of 'red' quarantine countries

Norway adds Greece to list of ‘red’ quarantine countries

Norway has added Britain, Austria, Greece and Ireland to its list of ‘red’ quarantine countries. From August 22, any arrivals from those countries, whether European tourists or returning Norwegian holidaymakers, must self-quarantine…