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One in Two Greek Citizens Cannot Afford One Week of Vacation

One in two Greek citizens cannot afford even one week of vacation this summer due to the recession caused by the coronavirus and the repercussions of the 10-year-long economic crisis, as the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) data shows. Along with the...

Greek Tennis Player Stefanos Tsitsipas Shares His Love of Mykonos

Professional tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas, decided to vacation at the island of Mykonos after having undergone intense training with the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy. According to reports, Tsitsipas rented a large villa for both him and his friends, complete with an...

Greek Restaurant Near Montréal Offers Staff Fully-Paid Vacation to Dominican Republic

The owners of the ''Le Grec" Greek restaurant in Trois Rivieres, near Montréal, Canada recently proved that being a boss does not have to mean being tough and pinching pennies; on the contrary, they showed their staff that they see...

Hollywood Actor James Franco Spotted on Mykonos (video)

James Franco, the American actor and filmmaker, was spotted on the Greek island of Mykonos last Wednesday, enjoying the last days of summer on the Greek island. This is the second consecutive year that Franco has visited the cosmopolitan Aegean island with...

One in Two Greeks Cannot Afford Even One Week of Vacation

Although Greece is one of the top tourist destinations in the entire world, breaking arrival records year after year, one in two Greek people cannot afford one week of vacation away from home. According to the EU's Eurostat statistical office, 51 percent of...

Explore the Ten Best Beaches on Chios, Greece's Island of a Thousand Faces

Surrounded by the sparkling, deep sapphire waters of the Aegean Sea, Chios is the fifth-largest island in Greece, and it is a hidden gem waiting to be unveiled. Together with the smaller islands Psara and Oinousses, it offers almost...

Over 50% of Greeks Cannot Afford 1 Week's Holiday

Shocking new figures have revealed that over half of Greek households were unable to afford one week away from home on vacation last year. The data from Eurostat shows that Greece -- renowned as a tourist destination -- was seventh...

Kastelorizo: The Colourful Eastern Outpost, Devoid of Cars and Beaches

If you are looking for a summer destination in Greece, which will allow you to take with you only the absolute necessities, then Kastelorizo is the ideal place for you. A pair of slippers or trainers, a few comfortable clothes,...

British Kids Dream of Greek Vacations

Jet2holidays.com and Atomik surveyed 1,000 children aged between 7 and 13 years of age about their favorite vacation preferences. Greece ranked 4th among preferences featured among the top 5 destinations along with Italy, Spain, Portugal and France. Almost half (45 percent) wanted...

Visit Traditional, Unspoiled Islands in Greece

Want to experience the authentic spirit of Greece and the Greek people? When you are looking for the perfect place to vacation in Greece, consider some of the charming and less traveled islands that offer unique experiences for your...