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Hellenic Tourism Organization Awarded for World's Best Travel Film (video)

The award-winning Hellenic Tourism Organization (EOT) video "Greece: 365 - Day Destination," won Best Tourism Film in the World for 2018, beating 28 other nominated travel films. Greece's video ranked first in public preference in 136 countries, with almost twice...

Greece Expects Large Number of Tourists from India in Summer 2018

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura returned from Mumbai optimistic for a large number of tourists from India visiting Greece in the summer of 2018, according to the Athens Macedonia News Agency (AMNA). The Hellenic Tourism Organization (EOT) participated; for the...

Cozy Greek Day: Exhibition in Brussels

The City of Brussels, in cooperation with the Embassy of Greece in Belgium and the Greek community, is organizing an outdoor event - exhibition entitled "Cozy Greek Day" on Saturday, September 30 at Rue de Namur, 1000 Brussels. The event...

‘Greece, a 365-Day Destination’ Aims at Top Spot in UN Film Competition (video)

A video highlighting Greece’s natural, historical and cultural assets has been submitted by the Greek National Tourism Organization (EOT) at a competition being run by the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The video “Greece - a 365-Day Destination", directed...

Survey Shows Nine in 10 Tourists Happy With Trip to Greece this Autumn

Greece's efforts to extend the tourist season beyond the summer are on the verge of success, according to the findings of a survey carried out by QED Market Research for the national tourism organization EOT, released on Monday. The survey...

Google Launching Educational Initiative With Free Seminars

Google has launched a new initiative as part of the successful program Grow Greek Tourism Online which was implemented in Greece in 2014, aiming at further expanding in the education sector. The program offers free seminars in educational institutions around the country, which aims at...

Travel Channel to Feature Episodes on Greece

The beauties of Greece will be presented in five one-minute episodes on Travel Channel International airing in 74 countries, according to the Hellenic Tourism Organisation (EOT). The features are in collaboration with EOT, as part of a campaign to advertise...

Foreign TV Programs to Promote Tourism in Greece

British television network BBC2 is planning TV shootings in Thessaloniki and Imathia from July 24-31, with the support of the Greek National Tourism Organisation (EOT), with the view to promoting popular and lesser-known Greek destinations abroad, through the entertainment...

Greek Tourism Organization, Promo Video Infuriates Australia

Australian media is far from happy with Greece's National Tourism Organization's (EOT) latest promotion video entitled "Visit Greece: Gods Myths, Heroes" in which an Australian landmark -- the infamous beach of the Twelve Apostles -- is featured. "The Greeks...

Greek Tourism Ministry Will Remove Nazi Olympics Footage

The Greek Ministry of Tourism has been forced to re-edit a tourism video unveiled in London this week because it contained footage of the 1936 Olympics held in Berlin under Hitler. The clip depicting the torch lighting ceremony at the...