The reality of Greece’s 2021 tourism restart begins to sink in. Chances are, this season will end up no better than 2020.
Greek desicionmakers are now wrestling with the idea of a new model for tourism. Let’s hope they are serious this time.
Greek decision makers have been crazily optimistic since the first COVID-19 lockdown. Their optimism seems misplaced now.
Greek tourism stakeholders met earlier this week via teleconference to mull over the best ways to tap into €27.5 billion euros in EU rescue funding.
Greece’s PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis and SETE President Yiannis Retsos discussed creating a 10-year strategic tourism development plan.