Greece News

Air Mediterranean touches down at London Stansted

Air Mediterranean touches down at London Stansted

3 November 2017 Airline News

London Stansted has welcomed its latest airline as Greek carrier Air Mediterranean’s inaugural flight touched down from Athens. The service is the airline’s first UK scheduled destination and will operate up to four times a week using the airline’s fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft.

Domes Noruz Chania set for Greece debut in March

Domes Noruz Chania set for Greece debut in March

26 January 2017 Hotel News

The new adults-only hotel Domes Noruz Chania is set to open its doors on at the end of March for its first full season in the extraordinary destination of Chania. Sister hotel to Domes of Elounda, the Domes Noruz Chania, Autograph Collection is an 83 room and suites, adults-only, beachfront boutique hotel.

Emirates launches new Dubai-Athens-New York route

Emirates launches new Dubai-Athens-New York route

24 January 2017 Airline News Tourism News

Emirates has 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 12th. The new route complements Emirates’ existing four daily flights between Dubai and New York’s JFK airport, by offering global travellers with another convenient access point to the popular New York Metropolitan area.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Greek tourism returns to centre stage

Breaking Travel News investigates: Greek tourism returns to centre stage

6 December 2016 Focus

With Greek tourism recovering from the impact of the recent recession, the Greek Tourism Expo, held this year in Athens for the third time, was an ideal place to take stock of the industry. Here Sapphire Goss visits for Breaking Travel News to discuss plans to regenerate the sector with Greek minister of tourism, Elena Kountoura.

Choice Hotels plans expansion in Greece

Choice Hotels plans expansion in Greece

4 December 2016 Hotel News

Choice Hotels Europe has signed a multi-unit development agreement with GVK Enterprises, a hospitality management and development firm, to introduce and establish a hotel portfolio in Greece. Choice anticipates that the first property under the agreement will open by the summer of 2017 under a Comfort flag in Athens, and that thereafter four additional properties will be developed on the Greek mainland and islands under the Comfort, Quality and Clarion brands.

Mavridis takes leadership role with Miraggio Thermal Spa

Mavridis takes leadership role with Miraggio Thermal Spa

27 June 2016 Hotel News Spa News

Miraggio Thermal Spa Resort officially opened its doors. A cornerstone for wellness offerings, the resort is an incredible destination, combining thermal energy from below the earth’s crust with healing thalasso energy from the sea - which not only caters to the extensive thermal and thalasso pools but also powers up to two thirds of the hotel. Heavily involved within the Greek spa industry for the last 12 years, wellness expert Stavros Mavridis has been appointed to the role of spa director of this unique and exciting new property.