Greece Offers Incentives to Russian Tourists

"We will do everything to ensure timely visa issuance (for Russian citizens) by adding personnel and certainly by speeding up procedures," said Greek government...

Vice Media to Expand in Russia and Six More Eastern European Countries

The "Vice phenomenon" that has taken over the internet and television for the past few years, starting off from Canada and spreading rapidly all...

Russia Interested in Augmenting Tourist Numbers in Greece

"Every Russian that visits Greece feels like home," said Oleg Safonov, head of the Russian Federal Service of Tourism, in a recent show in...

Greek Tourists in Bulgaria’s Bansko Dropped by 15-20%

“According to initial information, there is a 15% to 20% decrease in the number of Greek tourists at the Bulgarian mountain resort of Bansko...

Racist Delirium on Polish Magazine Cover

While Greece received thousands of refugees in the past year -- with a large number of them taking their last breath in the sea...

Hagia Sophia Is Turkey’s Top Tourist Attraction

For two consecutive years, 2014 and 2015, the former temple of Hagia Sophia, now a museum, is the top attraction for visitors to Turkey. Hagia...

HolidayCheck Award 2016: The Most Popular Greek Hotels for German Tourists

The HolidayCheck Award Hotels 2016 have been decided: 681 hotels in 37 countries can celebrate winning this sought-after tourism audience prize. This is the...

Greek Child Star Conquers Turkish Television at 18

At the age of 8, Anastasia Tsilimpiou had her first acting role on Greek television. At 10 she stepped on the theater stage and at...

60,000 Greek Firms Relocate to Bulgaria

More than 60,000 Greek firms have relocated their businesses to Bulgaria since the summer of 2015. Some of the firms have relocated their businesses,...

Greek-Russian Initiative for Summer Cruises in Greece

A Greek-Russian initiative concerning the tourism sector and cruises for Russian tourists from the port of Sochi to Thessaloniki, with a stop in Istanbul,...