Russians Vote Greek Beaches Best in the World

Greece's golden beaches have won an award at the Moscow International Travel & Tourism (MITT) show. Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura received the award from organizers in...

Greece Expects 4 Million German Tourists in 2018

Greece is gaining in popularity among German tourists according to data released on the occasion of the International Tourism Fair (ITB) taking place in...

Scientists Reveal ‘Gate to Hell’ Mystery in Ancient Greek City

  Scientists have explained the mystery of the "Gate to Hell", the phenomenon whereby birds fall dead when they approach a point in the ancient...

The 10 Best Greek Restaurants in London

There is still a long way to go before we start packing for a sunny Greek island but this should not be a reason...

Istanbul: After Tumultuous Times Life Back to Normal

Istanbul is one of the safest cities in the world for tourists, despite the terrorist attacks of the past few years and the military...

London’s Stansted Airport Welcomes First “Air Mediterranean” Flight from Athens

London Stansted Airport welcomed its latest airline, as Greek carrier Air Mediterranean’s inaugural flight touched down from Athens. The service is the airline’s first UK...

Europeans Stay Close to Home when on Holiday

The vast majority of European travellers (about 85%) prefer to stay close to home when on holiday, a World Economic Forum report says. In 2015,...

Thousands of British Tourists Stranded as Monarch Airline Goes Bust

Thousands of Monarch passengers had their flights from Greece, Portugal and Spain cancelled as the beleaguered UK airline has effectively stopped selling tickets. About 110,000...

Greeks Excel at Tourfilm Festival in Zagreb (video)

"Sitia - So Hard to Say Goodbye" was the Greek tourism film that won the award for best film under 3 minutes, in the...

Briton’s Flight for London to Athens Turns into a 33-hour-long Odyssey

When he booked a flight to Athens with his partner, 67-year-old Geoff Lye could not have possibly imagined that his journey would become a...