Travel/Tourism

Lemnos wants to treat you to its local products

In 2017, three young people joined forces in order to showcase the gastronomy and tradition of their place. The "Lemnos Philema" festival, organized by...

All Ionian islands to be interconnected by ship

Coastal shipping linkage of the Ionian islands starts at 6:30 in the morning of Wednesday, following a request by the Region that was approved...

Greece among the top tourist destinations worldwide

According to the OECD report “Tourism Trends and Policies 2018”, Greece is one of the top tourist destinations worldwide. In 2016, Greece attracted 28...

Canadian distinction for Olympia’s “Archimedes Museum”

The FlightNetwork travel guide, one of Canada's greatest and most prestigious, had a significant distinction in store for Ancient Olympia’s "Archimedes Museum," featuring it...

Western Greece wins “European destination of excellence” award

The Region of Western Greece was honored with the European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) 2016-2017 award for its cultural tourism, during a special ceremony held on Monday in Athens. The...

Greece remains the most popular tourist destination for Austrians

Greece remains this year the most popular destination for Austrians, with bookings up to now presenting 45% increase compared to last year, stresses the...

Epidaurus Festival 2018 programme announced

Τhe programme of Epidaurus Festival 2018 was officially announced by the Festival’s artistic director Vangelis Theodoropoulos in a press conference held on Tuesday, November...

Two major projects approved in high technology networks and luxury tourism

Two new projects, with a total budget of 181,400,000 euros, have been approved by the Interministerial Committee for Strategic Investments (DESE) that convened on...

Patmos: The Cave of the Apocalypse’s restoration is now complete

The island of Patmos, one of the world’s greatest centers for religious tourism, and a UNESCO world heritage site, can now also take pride...

Greek-Italian cooperation in the sector of tourism

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met with Italian ambassador Luigi Marras to discuss about the further strengthening of the Greek-Italian cooperation in the sector...

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