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Christmas & New Year in Athens!

| October 3, 2017
Christmas & New Year in Athens!
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The City of Athens welcomes Christmas and 2016 with a rich program of events which start from first days of December.

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Ανοίγει η αυλαία του “Santorini Experience”

| October 3, 2017
Ανοίγει η αυλαία του “Santorini Experience”
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Η καρδιά του αθλητικού τουρισμού χτυπάει στις Κυκλάδες  Στην τελική της ευθεία μπαίνει η κορυφαία διοργάνωση αθλητικού τουρισμού “Santorini Experience”, καθώς απομένουν λίγες μόνο ημέρες για να ανοίξει η αυλαία της. Στο διάστημα από 6 έως 8 Οκτωβρίου 2017, θα πραγματοποιηθούν για 3η συνεχόμενη χρονιά στο μαγευτικό νησί των Κυκλάδων, αγώνες τρεξίματος και κολύμβησης. To […]

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15th Amorgos Convention of Culture & Tourism – “YPERIA 2017”

| August 17, 2017
15th Amorgos Convention of Culture & Tourism – “YPERIA 2017”
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The Cultural Association of Tholaria – Amorgos and Aegialis Hotel & Spa are pleased to invite you to the 15th Amorgos Convention of Culture & Tourism – “YPERIA 2017” and 8th Amorgos Film Festival which will be held on the Greek island of Amorgos from the 25th to the 30th of October 2017. 

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Greece A La Carte 2017, by Cosmorama

| February 24, 2017
Greece A La Carte 2017, by Cosmorama
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I Visit Greece …is a brand name incorporated by COSMORAMA to operate it’s incoming sector as it perfectly matches with the essential features of this activity. COSMORAMA is a well established Tour Operator based in downtown Athens, Greece that operates Outbound tours for Groups, FIT’s & Corporate clients for both Leisure and/or Business in all […]

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Mazi Travel & Events – City Breaks and Holidays

| February 15, 2017
Mazi Travel & Events – City Breaks and Holidays
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Μazi Τravel & Εvents is a receptive agency, specializing in Greece and Cyprus. Inviting and rich experience of 27 years, combined with a perfect knowledge of the tastes and specifics of customers, allow Mazi Travel & Events to consider themselves an essential travel partner to Greece. Mazi have learned to respect the traveler, consider traveling with another look, and continually improve all destinations following the current […]

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Season Begins in Costa Navarino

| February 2, 2017
Season Begins in Costa Navarino
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The Westin Resort Costa Navarino welcomes the new season on 19 February 2017 with an exciting array of sports, cultural, fun and creative activities for guests to enjoy as they explore the pristine natural surroundings.

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2016: Nearly 15 Million Bednights for Vienna

| January 25, 2017
2016: Nearly 15 Million Bednights for Vienna
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Vienna establishes 7th record in succession with 14.96 million visitor bednights in 2016.

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Dubai reaches 100,000 room milestone through continued investment in mid-market and luxury hotel offering.

| January 12, 2017
Dubai reaches 100,000 room milestone through continued investment in mid-market and luxury hotel offering.
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Dubai’s tourism industry celebrated the city’s milestone achievement of reaching 100,000 rooms across its expanding hotel and hotel apartment inventory following the opening of Westin Dubai in Al Habtoor City.

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Copenhagen ranked 2nd on the Global Destination Sustainability Index

| December 15, 2016
Copenhagen ranked 2nd on the Global Destination Sustainability Index
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The city of Copenhagen and Copenhagen CVB was ranked 2nd in the first-ever sustainability ranking for event destinations worldwide with a performance score of 79% excelling in social and environmental performance. The GDS-Index was initiated by ICCA’s Scandinavian Chapter and MCI earlier this year.

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Event Spaces in São Paulo Invest in Expansion and Improvements

| December 14, 2016
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Convention Centers associated with the SPCVB  shine through with modernizations performed in the recent years.

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London Europe’s number one business hub say leading US tech execs

| September 22, 2016
London Europe’s number one business hub say leading US tech execs
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Mayor of London to promote greater trans-Atlantic ties between London & New York, and declares London Is Open for business US venture capital firms back London tech companies post-Brexit

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London scoops award for Best City at the 2016 Times Travel Awards

| September 22, 2016
London scoops award for Best City at the 2016 Times Travel Awards
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London been named as the best city to visit in the prestigious Times, Sunday Times and Sunday Times Travel Magazine Awards. It’s the fourth year in a row that London has scooped Best City, ranking ahead of New York, Venice, Paris, Sydney, Las Vegas and Dubai

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New findings on sustainable events to be presented at Sustainable Brands Copenhagen

| September 21, 2016
New findings on sustainable events to be presented at Sustainable Brands Copenhagen
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Today, companies are engaging increasingly in CSR initiatives, but often fail to incorporate sustainability measures into their events. A new survey by Positive Impact and Wonderful Copenhagen on how brands work with sustainable events, will be presented next week at the Sustainable Brands Conference in Copenhagen.

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Events secured by Dubai Business Events to date set to generate AED344m in economic impact and attract 65,000 delegates to the emirate

| September 20, 2016
Events secured by Dubai Business Events to date set to generate AED344m in economic impact and attract 65,000 delegates to the emirate
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The city’s official convention bureau is delivering one of its strongest year’s to-date, with 86 new international business events secured in 2016 

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Saint Petersburg takes top title at World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony

| September 5, 2016
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Sardinia, September 4th, 23:00, 2016 Saint Petersburg has been recognised as Europe’s Leading Destination for the second year in succession by the World Travel Awards, with Saint Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development Chairman, Andrey Mushkarev, collecting the trophy at a glittering ceremony in Italy.

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‘Wonderful Indonesia’ woos the world with sponsorship deal at WTM London 2016

| August 25, 2016
‘Wonderful Indonesia’ woos the world with sponsorship deal at WTM London 2016
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Indonesia’s tourism ministry has signed a key sponsorship deal with World Travel Market London 2016 – the leading global event for the travel industry – as the country plans to promote its ‘Wonderful Indonesia’ brand on a global platform.

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A tour in the ”Athens of Versilia” for the Mice guests of the Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte

| August 23, 2016
A tour in the ”Athens of Versilia” for the Mice guests of the Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte
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Viareggio (Versilia–Tuscany), August 23, 2016 – The Grand Hotel Principe di Piemonte of Viareggio, renowned venue for corporate events thanks to both the wide disposability of fully equipped conference rooms and the incomparable Versilian atmosphere, now adds another value: a full day – lunch included – in Pietrasanta, the little “Athens of Versilia” (as nicknamed […]

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Group travel in London becomes easier with Group Day Travelcards now available online

| July 29, 2016
Group travel in London becomes easier with Group Day Travelcards now available online
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Visitors travelling on London’s transport network in groups can now enjoy a seamless travel experience by buying Transport for London’s (TfL) Group Day Travelcards online before they arrive in London.

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Vienna: Bednights Up in First Half of 2016

| July 25, 2016
Vienna: Bednights Up in First Half of 2016
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Vienna recorded around 6.6 million visitor bednights between January and June 2016 – about 4.9% more than in the same period the previous year.

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The UIA confirms Brussels as the number two city in the world, and the number one in Europe in terms of the number of international conferences it hosts

| July 7, 2016
The UIA confirms Brussels as the number two city in the world, and the number one in Europe in terms of the number of international conferences it hosts
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In its prestigious annual report, the Union of International Associations (UIA) has announced that for the 7th year in a row, the capital of Belgium has achieved second place in the world and first in Europe in terms of the number of conferences hosted in 2015. This means that the Region has surged ahead of […]

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Copenhagen’s hotel capacity is steadily increasing

| July 5, 2016
Copenhagen’s hotel capacity is steadily increasing
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Due to new hotel openings, expansions and facelifts of current hotels, the Greater Copenhagen region will increase its hotel portfolio with 2247 rooms resulting in a total capacity of close to 25.000 rooms. This includes hostels, hotel apartments and luxury suites, so the number of beds is also increasingly rising. We listed some of the […]

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30th ECM Summer School sets a new milestone in the Meetings Industry!

| June 28, 2016
30th ECM Summer School sets a new milestone in the Meetings Industry!
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This year will see the 30th ECM Summer School take place in Zagreb, 27-31 August 2016. The renowned educational programme on the Meetings Industry will provide at least 50 new delegates with the basis and know-how to progress a rewarding career in the sector.

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Lausanne Tourism & Convention Bureau entertains UK buyers at London’s Olympic Park

| June 15, 2016
Lausanne Tourism & Convention Bureau entertains UK buyers at London’s Olympic Park
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Lausanne Tourism & Convention Bureau met with UK event buyers in London last week to showcase the destination and its international convention, meeting, incentive and event offering.

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London welcomes over 30 million tourists for the first time ever

| May 24, 2016
London welcomes over 30 million tourists for the first time ever
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Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has welcomed new figures that show the capital has set a new tourism record after more than 30 million visitors came to the city last year, drawn by global sporting events such as the Rugby World Cup and blockbuster exhibitions at its museums and galleries, according to new figures released […]

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7 Exceptional Villas & Suites in Santorini

| May 17, 2016
7 Exceptional Villas & Suites in Santorini
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7 High Rated Hotels in Santorini, the famous island with magical views and stunning sunsets. The towns along the Caldera(Fira, Firostefani, Imerovigli, Oia)  is where you will find the most popular hotels and villas on the island. Maregio Suites, Oia, Santorini Located in the scenic village of Oía, just steps from Oia Castle, Maregio Suites offers suites with […]

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Top 10 Islands in the World

| April 25, 2016
Top 10 Islands in the World
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Travelers Booking Hotels at Award-Winning Islands During Shoulder Season Can Save Nearly 30% per Night

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NSW Minister joins Sydney at IMEX Frankfurt to showcase best practice for aligning business events with government policies

| April 18, 2016
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New South Wales (NSW) Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events, Stuart Ayres MP, will by flying the Sydney flag at IMEX Frankfurt this year and sharing the importance of business events to a city’s and nation’s success.

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Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) annual conference considered “largest site inspection in Vancouver’s history”

| April 18, 2016
Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) annual conference considered “largest site inspection in Vancouver’s history”
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Vancouver – In January 2016, close to 4,000 meeting professionals and industry partners from around the world congregated in Vancouver for Convening Leaders, the Professional Convention Management Association’s (PCMA) annual professional development and networking conference. Vancouver’s hospitality industry pulled out all the stops. The post-event survey completed by attending delegates indicates the city’s stunning setting, state-of-the-art […]

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Emaar’s magnificent ‘Dubai Opera’ to open doors this year in Downtown Dubai

| April 10, 2016
Emaar’s magnificent ‘Dubai Opera’ to open doors this year in Downtown Dubai
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• Glorious architectural tribute to the city’s cultural and artistic heritage • Complements the goal of Dubai Plan 2021 to establish Dubai as a ‘City of Happy, Creative & Empowered People’ • To offer ultimate flexibility of a proscenium arch theatre, an acoustic concert hall and 2,000 sq m floor event space with 2,000-strong capacity […]

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Kuwait to invest USD 1 billion in tourism sector by 2025

| April 6, 2016
Kuwait to invest USD 1 billion in tourism sector by 2025
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Growth in luxury and mid-market accommodation options opens up Gulf state to new market segments

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Agoda Study Reveals Fastest Growing European Destinations for Asian Travelers

| March 30, 2016
Agoda Study Reveals Fastest Growing European Destinations for Asian Travelers
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Agoda, one of the world’s leading accommodation sites and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), announced today the results of its most recent Travel Smart study, which shows the top growing European destinations for Asian travelers. Though Asian travelers still love Paris and London, bookings in smaller European cities are growing at a much […]

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The Egg-Cellent Easter Getaway

| March 24, 2016
The Egg-Cellent Easter Getaway
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British Airways is gearing up for a bumper 2016 Easter getaway with around 2.4 million customers set to travel with the airline over the Easter break.

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London is the most talked about Travel Destination on Twitter

| March 15, 2016
London is the most talked about Travel Destination on Twitter
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London is the most talked about travel destination on Twitter, according to new research from London & Partners, the Mayor of London’s official promotional company.

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Frankfurt tourist industry breaks existing record for a sixth straight time

| March 14, 2016
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Frankfurt/Main, 14th March 2016 (tcf). Frankfurt’s visitor and overnight stay figures have risen for the sixth year in a row, easily surpassing last year’s record results. Some 5.1 million visitors spent one night or more in Frankfurt in 2015, an increase of 6.6%. With an overall total of 8.68 million overnight stays (+7.8%), Frankfurt’s hotel […]

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Number of Conventions in Berlin is Rising

| March 3, 2016
Number of Conventions in Berlin is Rising
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7 per cent more overnight stays / Event industry important growth engine for the capital city Berlin – Berlin is in high demand as a conference city: Last year, 11.4 million participants came to conferences, congresses and incentives in the German capital. This represents a growth of four per cent. The number of events grew by […]

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Fully organic Restaurant Geranium is Copenhagen’s first 3-Michelin starred restaurant

| February 24, 2016
Fully organic Restaurant Geranium is Copenhagen’s first 3-Michelin starred restaurant
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Copenhagen has just been awarded a record-breaking 20 Michelin stars in the Michelin Nordic Guide 2016 published today. The city now boasts its first 3-starred restaurant and maintains its two 2-starred restaurants. Copenhagen’s development as a gastronomic capital means that the city today offers a multi-faceted restaurant scene that also includes numerous mid-priced yet high-end […]

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ICC Sydney is Feeding Your Performance to Drive Innovation and Success

| February 23, 2016
ICC Sydney is Feeding Your Performance to Drive Innovation and Success
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Visitors are set to enjoy delectable world class dishes designed to fuel both body and mind across events and key outlets at International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney), the new premier convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct in Darling Harbour.

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30 Χρόνια Trekking Hellas

| February 23, 2016
30 Χρόνια Trekking Hellas
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Η Trekking Hellas, η πρώτη ελληνική εταιρεία που έφερε και καθιέρωσε στην Ελλάδα τον τουρισμό υπαίθρου, συμπληρώνει φέτος τριάντα χρόνια από τη δημιουργία της.

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Berlin is now in the League of Cities with 30 Million Overnight Stays

| February 19, 2016
Berlin is now in the League of Cities with 30 Million Overnight Stays
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Berlin tourism has exceeded a new record: The State Statistical Office recorded more than 30 million overnight stays by visitors from around the world in 2015.

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Destinations With Average Savings of 30 Percent for College Students, Up-and-Comers and Families

| February 19, 2016
Destinations With Average Savings of 30 Percent for College Students, Up-and-Comers and Families
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Plus Save an Additional 20 Percent Off  Hotels on CheapTickets.com Using Promotion Code ESCAPE20 CHICAGO – Spring is right around the corner which means the masses are planning their Spring Break getaways.

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