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Greece awarded 408 Blue Flags for its beaches in 2014

Greece has been awarded "Blue Flags" for 408 beaches this year, as announced on Wednesday by the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature, which runs the international 'blue flag' program in the country.
May 7, 2014

SkyGreece Set To Take To The Skies

SkyGreece Airlines S.A., a new Greek transatlantic airline founded by Greek expatriates from Canada and the US, has acquired all necessary permits from the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (HCAA)
Travel Press: April 2, 2014

The 10 most popular Greek islands for Swedes

Crete was the most popular island among Swedes in 2013, according to a vote on website, Swedish daily Expressen wrote in its online version.
March 27, 2014

Missing Malaysia Airlines plane 'deliberately diverted'

The communications systems of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 were deliberately disabled, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak has said.
BBC: March 15, 2014

High attendance at Greek kiosk in New York travel show

Greece is a popular holiday destination for American tourists, according to travel agents and other visitors to the Greek National Tourism Organisation (EOT) kiosk at the New York Times Travel Show
March 3, 2014

Arrivals in Greece post healthy rise in January

The tourism year in Greece appears to have got off on the right foot with a healthy increase in arrivals from abroad at the airports of Athens and Thessaloniki
February 26, 2014

US government warns airlines of new shoe-bomb threat

The US government has advised airlines to beware of any attempts to smuggle explosives onboard in footwear.
BBC: February 20, 2014

Alcohol ban final nail in coffin for ancient Turkey hotel

A 400-year-old Turkish hotel that has long been a favourite of movie stars and VIPs from around the world has been forced to close its doors... because of a government ban on alcohol.
AFP: January 24, 2014

Ryanair announces two new Greek bases

Ryanair has invested $280m in the opening of two new bases in Greece - one in Athens and another in Thessaloniki.
January 14, 2014

Aegean Airlines to operate to Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways has signed a codeshare agreement with Aegean Airlines, Greece’s largest commercial airline. The agreement will see Aegean Airlines commence a four times a week service between Athens and Abu Dhabi on 30 March 2014 with a 168-seat Airbus A320 aircraft. .
Breaking Travel News: December 22, 2013