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Austrians vote for Greece11-01-2013 15:16Greece was recently voted as one of the favourite tourism destinations for Austrians, according to representatives of the Austrian tourism market.
Vienna International Tourism Fair opens its gates on the 10th of January and will last till the 13th of the month. Greece has a pavilion there, since the event is expected to draw more than 150.000 visitors. It includes 800 participants from 70 countries and is considered as a great event in the field of tourism.
The Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO) pavilion is expected to host meetings with journalists and tour operators, while there will also be events with Greek music, dances and traditional cuisine. Mr Ioannis Trepeklis, the Mayor of Corfu is scheduled to give a news conference on the 11th of January.
According to data, more than 500.000 Austrian tourists visit Greece every year, while the President of the Austrian Association of Travel Agents, Mr Joseph Peter Leitner, said that the increase in bookings to Greece could reach 20% in 2013.
More than just a famous tourist destination, Santorini boasts a romantic scene where you can have some really memorable moments with your partner. The time when the sun sets deep down to the Aegean Sea and the sky gets these amazing orange colors is the best to enjoy a cocktail. One of the best places to do so is the Classico bar restaurant in the capital of Fira.
We have been choosing Parea Tavern for our meals and dinners for 14 years! Every time someone from Touristorama travels to the island of Santorini, he enjoys authentic Greek cuisine at the terrace of this restaurant in the heart of Fira. And we are not the only ones. Thousands of tourists include it among their favorites on the volcanic island.
It opened in 2004 and soon became one of the favourite dining spots in Santorini. It is called Metaxy mas which means.. between us, but it is not a secret any more that this restaurant has a rich menu with almost 40 different dishes and appetizers based on traditional Greek cuisine.
Explore the fascinating volcanic island of Santorini the way you want it yourself! Enjoy a unique accommodation experience, with huge doses of privacy and luxury by choosing to stay in Incognito Villa.
The Marmita Restaurant is now a part of the history of Santorini, since it has been operating in Megalochori since 2004. From 2013 it s been running under the observation of new owner Giannis Manikas and the sense of renewal is obvious.
Touristorama has been travelling all around Greece and its islands for over a decade. This year, during our trip to Naxos, the biggest of the Cyclades complex, we discovered an interesting spot, perfect for your night out on the island… which is what we do best: finding the best places and then propose you should visit them! Prime is a Scandinavian Bar, located on a privileged position in Chora of Naxos, opposite the port. It’s been operating for 21 years and enjoys a great fame to both foreign and local tourists.
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