Spain remains among the preferences of the main emitters

Spain maintains a strong image as a destination for travelers from Germany, with high consideration rates, both when considering holidays and when booking, approaching those recorded before the COVID-19 pandemic . Likewise, our country continues to establish itself as the preferred enclave of the British market, with indices of consideration, travel intention and security above … Read more

A powerful earthquake shakes Turkey and Greece; Several deaths and hundreds of injuries reported.

First modification: 30/10/2020 – 16:34 The earthquake was felt in several Turkish cities, mainly in the province of Izmir, where at least 26 deaths and the collapse of a dozen buildings were reported. In Greece, they confirmed the death of two other people and warned of major material damage on the island of Samos. So … Read more

Opinion: Greece, after its bailout, cannot miss this second chance | European | D.W.

For eight years, the European Union has shown enormous solidarity, and that great achievements are possible, together. The recovery of Greece, despite all the mistakes made and the difficulties that the Greek people had to endure, is a success for the European Union and, in particular, for the countries of the euro zone. When in … Read more

The fires in Greece are “under control”, announce the firefighters | European | D.W.

The fires that have ravaged more than 100,000 hectares in Greece since the end of July have been brought under control, a firefighter spokesman told AFP on Friday (08/13/2021). “Since yesterday (Thursday) there are no longer any major active fronts, only scattered outbreaks,” said the official, attributing this improvement to recent rains and lower temperatures. … Read more

Greece v North Macedonia

It was seen from Europe and the world, a resounding success of the international diplomacy. This earned them, for their signatories and promoters – the Greek and Macedonian Prime Ministers, Alexis Tsipras Yes Zoran Zayev—, a nomination for Nobel Peace Prize. He triumphed abroad, but the agreement to change the name of North Macedonia, ratified … Read more

Greece defends sound cannons to deter migrants | Europe up to date | D.W.

Greek Migration Minister Notis Mitarachi defended this Wednesday (06.09.02021) the use of sound cannons on its border with Turkey to deter migrants, a “strange” and questionable practice, according to the European Commissioner for Home Affairs , Ylva Johansson . Greek police reported the previous week the placement of two sound cannons south and north of … Read more

Balearic Islands overtake Greece in German tourist bookings in March

On March 14, Germany removed the Balearic Islands from the list of risk areas for COVID-19. This lifting of the travel warning caused the islands to advance in Greece in tourism package bookings by German tourists in March, according to Amadeus data that Turespaña collects in its outlook report for the second quarter. Remember that … Read more

These are the favorite destinations of Europeans for next summer

The world’s largest tour operator, TUI, has again released its summer destination atlas, led this year by Greece and Spain, which highlights an average increase in tourism spending of 22% compared to last year. , largely because this year tourists demand packages of greater value and with additional services. “We saw a good request in … Read more

Sifnos, Greece’s best kept secret | The traveler

Can you imagine an island where a Hollywood star, say Tom Hanks, and a Podemos leader, say Íñigo Errejón, can enjoy the same beach in harmony without anyone being surprised? A paradise without ideologies or paparazzi? Stop imagining; this island exists and is called Sifnos. So much time vying for the perfect postcard of a … Read more