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EU Leaders Mull Coronavirus Vaccine Certificates In Bid to Boost Travel

EU leaders have agreed to discuss the possible issuance of vaccine certificates to help restart travel when they meet on Thursday.

Greece Pushes EU to Endorse Vaccine Certificates to Open Tourism

Greece is pushing its EU partners to approve Covid-19 vaccine certificates that would open travel throughout Europe, the Greek tourism minister said.

Greece Extends Flight Restrictions to March 8

Greece extended on Sunday incoming flight restrictions and obligatory self-isolation on international arrivals to March 8.

Greece in Talks with the UK to Create Tourism Corridor

Soon, vaccinated British citizens may be able to travel to Greece without any restrictions whatsoever, according to Greek Minister of Tourism Haris Theoharis. Greece has entered into preliminary discussions with the UK regarding tourism, Theoharis stated, and may allow vaccinated...

Greece Extends Restrictions on Flights for Two More Weeks   

Greece extended restrictions on both domestic and international flights on Sunday for at least two more weeks. According to the Civil Aviation Authority the air directives (COVID-19 NOTAMs) will last until February 15 for the domestic routes and for until...

Russia to Resume Flights to Greece Starting February 8

Russia announced recently that international flights between Moscow and Athens are set to resume from February 8. This comes as a result of the recent reduction of the number of new positive coronavirus cases reported in Greece and the amelioration...

Greek Twins Become Ambassadors of Greek Tourism in China

Greek twins Marianna and Sofia Erotokritou were officially named ''Ambassadors of Greek Tourism in China,'' on Thursday by the Greek Ministry of Tourism. The two young women have been living and studying International Trade and Economics in China since 2013. Since...

Greece Proposes Vaccination Certificate to Ease Travel in Europe

Keen to ease travel among EU countries, Greece has proposed the introduction of a Covid-19 vaccination certificate, it emerged on Tuesday. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has sent a letter to European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen to that effect. “It...

Wizz Air: Fly to Abu Dhabi from Greece for Less Than One Euro

Economy airline Wizz Air is offering an unbelievable deal to those flying from Athens or Thessaloniki to Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. Wizz announced an incredible deal on Sunday -- a one-way ticket to the...

Distrato: Greece’s Magnificent Mountain Village That Keeps Growing

Distrato is an exquisite mountainous village that has managed to remain unknown to the majority. As we all know, Greece is dotted with small mountainous villages, however, most of them have been seeing a rapid decline in their population over...