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Flying Kites on Clean Monday Ushers in Lent in Greece

ATHENS – Undeterred by grey skies and the threat of rain, Greeks turned out for the traditional kite-flying and the outdoor picnics that usher in the start of Lent on Clean Monday, the first...
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Free Tours of Thessaloniki

Free guided tours to archaeological and historical sites of Thessaloniki are organized by the 1st Municipal Community from February 22 to March 26. The aim of the program, including a total of 19 guided tours,...
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A Treasure Hunt in Athens for International Tourist Guide Day

The Professional Tourist Guide Association and the Sports Culture Organization and Youth of the City of Athens (OPANDA) will host the 7th annual treasure hunt on Sunday, February 26 to celebrate the International Tourist Guide Day...
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Zagori Highlight of Alternative Tourism Fair

The region of Zagori, in northwestern Greece, was presented for the first time in the exhibition of alternative tourism in Utrecht, Holland. Zagori known for its natural beauty presented its many activities, including mountain biking, and...
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Greek Tourism Promoted in the United States

ATHENS – Representatives of the Greek - American Tourism Chamber had a series of contacts for the promotion of Greek tourism destinations in the US market, as reported by ANA-MPA. The ambassador for the Aegean islands of...
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Reservations Up 40% for Greece

Reservations for Greece are 40 percent up this year, according to travel agency Thomas Cook, as reported by ANA-MPA. The travel agency noted that there is also strong interest for Cyprus, Bulgaria, Portugal, and Croatia. "This...
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The Latest Food Trend in Athens is Brunch

More and more Greeks are following the new brunch trend. The meal is a combination of breakfast and lunch - served around noon, it starts off with tea or coffee, marmalade, muffins, bagels, pancakes, and other...
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British Airways to Add Direct Flights to Skiathos this Summer

British Airways (BA) announced the introduction of direct flights from London City Airport to the Greek island of Skiathos from this summer. This is the third direct flight to Greece from London City Airport...
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Emirates to Launch Service to Newark via Athens

DUBAI, UAE – Emirates Airline announced it will launch a new daily service from Dubai to Newark Liberty International Airport, via the Greek capital city of Athens, starting on March 12, 2017. The new...
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Samos First Choice for Cruise Passengers

Celestyal Cruises announced the addition of the Greek island of Samos to its 3- and 4-day Iconic Aegean itineraries after evaluating more than 85,000 questionnaires. Celestyal Cruises said that its passengers found Samos, in the northeastern Aegean, as...