Now in its fifth year, the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum will return to Greece for the second year in succession this October. The event, hosted by Questex, is dedicated to the investment, development and operation of resorts and hotels within the Mediterranean region.
Housed in two distinct buildings and a collection of private bungalows, accommodations options at Four Seasons Astir Palace Hotel range from light-filled rooms and suites to ultra-exclusive garden cottages.
In summer 2020, Disney Cruise Line will embark on a variety of itineraries around the world, including a return to Greece and the addition of five first-time ports of call in Europe.
Abaton Island Resort & Spa has debuted an uplifting new hotel video to kick off the new year in style.
For the past eight years, it has existed under the TUI Sensimar concept but moving forward, it will drop the tag altogether and be known as Minos Palace hotel & suites.
The Alex will be in the bustling port town of Piraeus teaming with archaeological treasures and a host of bars and fantastic restaurants scattered along the marina front, including the Michelin-starred Varoulko.
Located just minutes from the Acropolis and opposite Stavros Niarchos Park, the Opera House and the National Library, Athens Marriott Hotel is ideally positioned downtown between the Port of Piraeus and the city centre.
Greek minister of tourism, Elena Kountoura, chats to Breaking Travel News during the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony. Speaking in Athens, she tells us about the importance of hosting such events and how the tole of the private sector is vital to the success of the local tourism sector.
Picking up the trophy for Europe’s Leading National Tourism Strategy and Campaign at the World Travel Awards, Konstantinos Tsegas, general secretary of Greek National Tourism Organisation, tells Breaking Travel News how important the sector is to the local economy.
Giorgos Kaminis, mayor of Athens, collects the trophy for Europe’s Leading City Tourist Board on behalf of the Athens Convention Bureau during the World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2018.
Greek National Tourism Organisation president Charalampos Karimalis speaks to Breaking Travel News as the Acropolis, in the capital Athens, is recognised with the title of Europe’s Leading Tourist Attraction.