June 2018

Matsuhisa Athens Reopens with Exquisite Tastes on Athenian Riviera

Following renovation, Japanese restaurant Matsuhisa Athens, home of the renowned “Nobu” cuisine, has reopened its doors in southern Athens to provide its guests with quality gastronomy innovations and exquisite tastes on the Athenian Riviera. Located in one of the city’s most stylish and scenic locations, the Astir Palace in Vouliagmeni, “the restaurant has become a point [...]

Qatar Airways Begins Direct Flights from Doha to Mykonos

Qatar Airways on Wednesday began its new direct non-stop service from Doha to Mykonos, the third Greek destination in the airline’s rapidly expanding global network. “We are thrilled that we have further expanded our operations to the beautiful island of Mykonos, only two months after the launch of service to Thessaloniki,” Qatar Airways [...]

Posidonia 2018 to Open its Doors, Set the Course for Global Shipping

A total of 1,920 exhibitors from 92 countries and territories will participate at Posidonia 2018 as the world’s most prestigious shipping trade event is getting ready to celebrate its half-century anniversary. Marked by an all-time record in the number of participating companies and floor space, the event has raised the expectations [...]

March 2018

AIA Hosts ‘Images of Athens’ Exhibition from Benaki Museum

he Athens International Airport (AIA) “Eleftherios Venizelos” is currently hosting an exhibition titled, “Images of Athens from Benaki Museum’s Photographic Archives” in its “Art & Culture” exhibition area at the arrivals level. “This exhibition offers visitors a unique opportunity to travel back in time, to the Athens that no longer exists,” an announcement said. It is taking place [...]

February 2018

Sani Resort to Host Football Coaching Sessions by Chelsea FC Foundation

The five-star Sani Resort and the Chelsea FC Foundation are joining forces and this summer will run football coaching sessions at the resort’s sports facilities, located in Halkidiki, northern Greece. Starting in April, the foundation will be hosting coaching sessions five days a week for boys and girls of all abilities aged 4 to 16. “The [...]

More Hotels in Athens, Greece, in 2018

A number of new hotels are expected to open in the Greek capital and Attica (wider Athens region) this year, according to the latest report on Greece’s hospitality industry by GBR Consulting. Starting from the center of Athens, the former 314-room Athens Ledra hotel (and formerly the Ledra Marriott) is expected to re-open in [...]

January 2018

Ancient Greek Technology Museum Opens in Athens

The Museum of Ancient Greek Technology – Kostas Kotsanas opened its doors in a three-storey art nouveau building in central Athens this month, with exciting displays of technologies made by the ancient Greeks. Some of the exhibitions currently underway include The Automatic Theaters of the Ancient Greeks, The Clocks of the Ancient [...]

Greece’s New “Stayover Tax” to be Charged to Hotel Guests

The new stayover tax, which will be imposed on Greek hotels and rooms to let as of January 1, 2018, will be charged to guests and will not be subject to VAT, the Finance Ministry said on Friday. The announcement came after the Hellenic Federation of Hoteliers (POX) requested details and clarifications surrounding [...]

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