Category: travel

‘Destination Greece… Health First’ campaign launches for visitors from abroad

The Tourism Ministry and the Greek National Tourism Organization presented a new campaign, “Destination Greece. Health First” on Monday, promoting holidays in Greece. The campaign revolves around a 30-second video that introduces the idea of Greece being safe as a holiday destination (“Behind your every ideal experience, there is a complete protocol for your safety […]

Direct flights from the United Kingdom to resume on July 15

Government spokesperson Stelios Petsas on Monday announced that, in cooperation with the British government and following the experts’ recommendations, the government is going to allow the resumption of direct flights from the United Kingdom to all Greek airports from July 15. Regarding Sweden, he said that the government is monitoring the epidemiological data and will […]

Entrance of Serbian nationals to Greece suspended from July 6 to July 15

Alternate government spokesperson Aristotelia Peloni on Sunday said that the government is closely monitoring and will continue to do it every day, the development of the pandemic in EU and in the world. She added that in this context Greece in cooperation with its EU partners has the right to review its policy. “According to […]

Greece on UK’s List Allowing Quarantine-free Travel

Britain has included Greece on the list of countries to and from which travelers can enter the UK without entering 14-day isolation. From July 10, unless having visited or stopped in any other country or territory in the preceding 14 days, passengers arriving from the following countries and territories will not be required to self-isolate on arrival into England: Andorra, […]

Greek Minister Sets Mid-July Date for UK Open Travel

Greek Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis said Greece may be ready to welcome British travelers by mid-July, which is a realistic and feasible time frame for authorities to finalize the date. Speaking on UK television, Theoharis said both Greece and the UK were working in this direction in order to ensure that the situation is under control and that UK travelers […]