Travel/Tourism

Sand sculptures ready for Ammoudara Festival

The works of sand sculptors Manolis Charkoutsis, Yuriy Mysko and Lyudmyla Mysko for the Sand Sculpture Festival at the festival’s second exhibition point at...

Tinos: The handmade island

The island of Tinos’ candidacy, submitted to the Greek National Tourism Organization, for the "European Destinations of Excellence" award in the "Cultural Tourism" division...

Mykonos featured on the “Mexico Travel Channel”

Following its six-day stay on the island, the Mexico Travel Channel will give the Latin American market the opportunity to become acquainted with Mykonos...

Wine Tech: The start-ups that are trying to revolutionize the French wine sector

France produces 17% of the world's wine and this sector employs more than 560 000 people on a national level. Naturally, in recent years,...

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...

latest news