Day: January 9, 2017

Bad Weather Hype Takes Toll on Greek Hotel Holiday Business

Hoteliers across Greece are expressing their disappointment and blaming TV channel weather forecasts for the decreased bookings mainly to destinations known for their winter offerings over the three-day Theofania holiday last weekend. Georgios Zafiris, president of the Magnisia Hotels Association told Naftemporiki that the number of cancellations at popular Mt Pelion hotels dropped by 50 […]

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Minoan Lines Stops Adriatic Service After 35 Years

Grimaldi Group company Minoan Lines¬†announced that it will stop serving the Patras-Ancona route after 35 years, limiting its operations exclusively to the Greek domestic market. Redelivering two ships to sister company Grimaldi Euromed, the Greek ferry company said in an announcement to the Athens Stock Exchange, that charter of Cruise Europa (photo) and Cruise Olympia […]

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Break over, work on review can resume

eKathimerini – Many pupils around Greece will be feeling deflated on Monday as they head back to school and renewed obligations after a carefree two-week break. It will be of little consolation to them that many Greek government officials are likely to share the same sense of disappointment and trepidation as they resume discussions with […]

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