Egypt is desperate to reboot the country’s COVID-19 decimated tourism industry. But, will the end result be sustainable?
Greek Hoteliers Chafed Over COVID-19 Bookings Dive
The Hellenic Hoteliers Federation is calling for a unified approach in dealing with the negative booking impact caused by recent government actions.
EyeWide Digital Partner Hotels & Resorts Now Welcoming Travelers
EyeWide Digital, a leading European hospitality marketing company, announces the Summer 2020 opening of its portfolio of Greece hotels.
Ducato di Oia & Wine Hotels On Santorini Will Reopen July 1st
From July 1st, Santorini’s Ducato di Oia and Ducato Wine hotels will reopen to offer guests “bucket list” memories.
Five Crete Hotels Sell to Investment Firms Henderson Capital and Hines
Piraeus Bank announced today financing a property deal by property investment companies Henderson Park and Hines to buy five hotels on Crete.
TUI’s CEO Friedrich Joussen Pokes a Nose Out After Months of Lockdown
TUI CEO Friedrich Joussen calls Greece, Cyprus, Croatia, Bulgaria, Spain, Austria, and Denmark “well prepared” for the summer 2020.
Crete MP Dr. Nikos Igoumenidis Spotlights Touristic Safety Fumble
Heraklion MP Dr. Nikos Igoumenidis has taken issue with an new policy that will force hospitality providers to become hospitals.
SETE Chief Says the Time is Ripe for Greek Tourism Product Upgrade
(SETE) President Yiannis Retsos told onlookers at the online Delphi Economic Forum this week, “the time is ripe for Greece to upgrade its tourism product.”
COVID-19 DIALOGUES: “Navigating Uncharted Tourism Waters”
The DIALOGUES of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) continue for discussing the impact of the COVID-19 in tourism via webcast.
Milos’ Eiriana Luxury Suites Opens With New Protocols June 20th
Eiriana Luxury Suites on the Greek island of Milos has introduced new procedures intended to ensure guests of a worry-free stay.
Irish Times “Spot On” With Greece Tourism Anxieties Story
A story this week on the Irish Times Richard Pine frames Greece’s reopening to tourism through the filtered light of skepticism.
Greece to Take Care of Cost of Coronavirus-infected Tourists
Officials in Greece have announced the country will cover the cost of treatment for any tourists who test positive for Covid-19 while visiting.
Greece’s Theoharis Says, “We Want to Be Ready to Welcome Every Tourist”
Greece’s Harry Theoharis told a TV audience every part of his country will have the full capacity to deal with coronavirus cases.
Greek Tourism Ministry Releases Directions for Hotels to Reopen
Greece’s Ministry of Tourism has announced comprehensive and detailed guidelines for hotels and other businesses to reopen.
Greek Hoteliers Ready to Acclimate to “New Normal” After COVID-19
Greece’s major hotel chains are looking at proactive plans for booking rooms in order to create a natural social-distancing atmosphere.