Travel/Tourism

Archaeological sites and museums open till 8 pm

Museums and archaeological sites will be open from 8 am to 8 pm for the summer season. The extended visiting hours refer to 85 archaeological...

Zagori is back on the tourist map

The University Research Institute of Applied Communication (URIAC) of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens together with Zagori Excellence Network announced the launching...

Strong tourist flow from Russia to Greece

The bookings made from Russia for Greece in view of the summer tourist season have this year exceeded every expectation. As the Association of Tour...

11 Greek beaches among the top 50 in Europe

The “Sunday Times” features the 50 best beaches in Europe,  following a survey among readers and recording the impressions of the thousands of tourists...

Wine tourism as a Greek holiday experience

Integration of wine tourism in travel packages offers a special holiday experience in Greece. The Federation of Hellenic Associations of Tourist and Travel Agencies (FedHATTA)...

Spain and Greece benefit from the decline in tourism in Turkey

According to data presented by the online edition of the German newspaper “Die Welt”, compared to 2015, in that year 2016 Turkey lost over...

Greek-German airline collaboration

Greek airline company “Sky Express” and German airline company “Germania” signed a code share agreement, which will link the destinations of Sky Express with...

Zagori village presents its natural beauties at Alternative Tourism Exhibition in Utrecht

The village of Zagori, in northwestern Greece, was presented for the first time in the exhibition of Alternative Tourism in Utrecht, Netherlands. Zagori unveiled its...

Athens among the most popular destinations in Europe

For the third consecutive year, Athens was named the fourth most popular destination in Europe by electronic votes of about three million visitors from...

Head of World Tourism Organisation to visit Greece

The Head of World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Taleb Rifai has accepted an invitation to visit Greece in the near future, the Greek tourism ministry...

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