As Europe’s touristic destinations open their borders for travelers from July 1st, EU regulators mull over banning American travelers.
The European Council has approved the EU’s SURE scheme to protect thousands of workers at risk because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Greece and ten other European Union member states agreed on a set of principles to ensure the freedom of safe travel within the EU.
The EU has published key guidelines to help member states save summer vacations, but most feel they’ve been left to their own devices.
The European Commission has called for extending measures to minimalize the spread of the coronavirus until June 15th.
The European Union urgently needs financial injections to deal with this crisis, but there’s an even greater need for solidarity.
The European Commission has approved a €2 billion-euro aid package to help Greece weather the economic effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Tourism Minister Theoharis and Condor Airlines executives met in Berlin last week to discuss the impacts of the coronavirus and other issues.
With the 2020 tourism season looming just ahead, Greece faces several serious challenges that could end up stifling industry growth.
The European Travel Commission (ETC), the European Tourism Association (ETOA), Eurail B.V., and the European Commission, have just released the latest Long-Haul Travel Barometer (LHTB), which indicates that the sentiment for travel to Europe from January-April 2020. The publication shows positive in six key overseas markets – Brazil, China, India, Japan, Russia, and the US and provides the European tourism sector […]
An EU project to give Wi-Fi access to locals and tourists at remote villages and islands. Already, more tourists are booking.
UK airlines will continue flights to the EU through to 24 October of 2020 in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
In news from Skopje, Macedonia’s left-wing government renames Alexander the Great Airport to Skopje International in order to quell tensions with Greece.
European Commission officials are mulling over whether or not to temporarily suspend American and Canadian citizens’ right to enter EU states without a visa. In possible move to force the two North American countries to offer reciprocity for EU states; Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia and two other EU member states, the commission entered into debate to move forward the stalled talks on the subject.
According to news from the Bank of Greece, receipts from travel in January decreased by 4.7% year on year, corresponding to a decline in arrivals of 7.8%. Currently Greece’s deficit is at €742 million, up some €461 million euro from the same time last year. The news comes at the worst possible time as economic and political pressures mount in the region.