tourism

Take a trip to the magical Trikala Mountains

Whether you climb up through Pili - Elati or Kalambaka to Chrysomilia and the Pertouli Fields, one thing is certain. The mountain view that...

Travel to the majestic Central Zagori and its picturesques villages

When visiting this area you have to tune in with the rhythms of this particular place and enjoy a fascinating journey into history and...

Ioannina: A magical place full of history and art

Ioannina is one of the two Greek cities (the other is Kastoria) whose districts stretch all the way to a lake, while at the...

Christmas in picturesque Kastoria

Authentic and charming, the city Kastoria is a popular destination, especially on Christmas.  Built amphitheatrically on a narrow peninsula, mirrored in Orestiada Lake and nestled in...

Tsipras: Tourism is the main pillar for the recovery of Greece’s economy

Addressing the General Meeting of the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) on Thursday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to the prospects of Greece’s economy, with...

Opening of Greek cultural center in Shanghai

In the presence of Tourism Minister Ms. Elena Kountoura, Hellas House, the first and only Greek cultural center in the Far East, was inaugurated...

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...

Tripartite Greece-Cyprus-Egypt Summit in Nicosia

The tripartite Greece-Cyprus-Egypt Summit, held in Nicosia on Tuesday, is part of the greater partnership strategy developed by the Greek government in the area...

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...