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Russia’s National Geographic votes Greece as top Greek beach holiday destination

Greece topped the votes as the best beach holiday destination for 2019 in Russia’s National Geographic Tarveler magazine and website. The Greek National Tourism Organisation was pleased of the honour …

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Travels to Greece: The magic of the Pelion Peninsula

In so many ways travelling to Greece can make you step back into another time long ago. For me it has always been about connecting the significant historical places to …

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Apollo Trails in the Peloponnese extend footpaths to enhance the Greek travel experience

The Apollo Trails paths around the village of Abelionas cover the area around the prefectures of Arcadia, Ilia and Messinia in the Peloponnese. These are to be further extended in …

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What’s new in Athens? Lykavittos hill to be overhauled

In 18 months, Lykavittos hill will be overhauled with a new design to make it safer and more attractive to visitors and local residents. The City of Athens has commissioned …

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Odyssey, the journey becomes a theme park

The greatest legend ever told, Homer’s Odyssey, is brought to life in Thessaloniki, Greece with the ‘Odyssey Theme Park’ that revives the adventures and hardships of Odysseus’ unforgettable journey back …

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National Marine Park of Alonissos, a gem of biodiversity

The National Marine Park of Alonissos Northern Sporades was the first marine park established in Greece, and remains one of the largest marine protected areas (MPAs) in Europe. It is a site of …

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How Greece became the word for luxury travel

Imagine a private dinner on an islet in Caldera Bay facing Santorini on the porch of a luxury hideaway accompanied by the sounds of a live jazz band. Or staying in a minimal …

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Go to the Greek islands if you must, but then there’s Nea Kerdillia

I went to Greece in May for four months. Throughout the duration of that time, I didn’t go to one single island. I stayed put in the village where I …

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Newly-appointed Greek Secretary General Constantinos Alexandris on building the new image of Greece

In order to promote a nation’s image to a wider international public, Public Diplomacy uses modern instruments and techniques of communication to inform large or influential segments of foreign audiences …

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Repositioning Greece, a government initiative to promote the country abroad

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis held a working lunch on Wednesday aimed at finding ways to promote Greece in various sectors. “Up to now, the promotion of Greece abroad focused …