A fairytale Indian wedding in Athens

PHOTO: ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ A couple of Indian origin from London and Nigeria chose Athens for the celebration of their wedding ceremony leaving behind other competing European cities such as Amsterdam, Madrid and Geneva. The beloved city of the goddess of Wisdom is the meeting center of western and eastern civilizations, combining an extremely hospitable atmosphere with …

Approval of the Air Services Agreement between India and Greece

A long-standing demand of the Greek and Indian travelers seems to be moving towards its final implementation as the Indian Cabinet approves the signing of Air Services Agreement between India and Greece. Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved on February 22, 2017 the signing of Air Services Agreement (ASA) between …

Participation of Kavala in the OTM 2017 in Mumbai

For second consecutive year the Municipality of Kavala via the municipal enterprise “DIMOPHELEIA” participated in the largest international tourism fair of India «Outbound Travel Mart» (OTM), held from 21 to 23 February 2017. Last year Kavala participated with its own stand winning the first prize as the best new destination. This year Kavala was presented in the pavilion of …

The Greek Tourism Office won the Best Design Award OTM Mumbai 2017 in India

The Greek National Tourism Office (GNTO) won the Best Design Award during the largest International Tourism Fair of India «Outbound Travel Mart» (OTM) held in Mumbai from 21 to 23 February 2017. It was the first time that Greece and the Greek Tourism Organization participated with a stand at the exhibition, together with such exhibitors …

Alexander the Great brings Indian tourists to Kavala

Dimitris Bountas (Partial translation of the article published in the newspaper of Kavala “Chronometer”) Due to an agreement signed by the Public Benefit Corporation “DIMOFELEIA” with a major Indian travel company. Under the agreement signed between the Kavala Municipal Public Benefit Corporation  “DIMOFELEIA” and an Indian travel company, the latter becomes an exclusive representative of Kavala in the huge tourist …

Presentation of the e-tourist visa for India in Athens and Thessaloniki

The office of Indian Tourism in Milan and the Indian Embassy in Athens organized on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at Titania Hotel in Athens an information event for obtaining tourist visas for India online (e-tourist visa). The presentation was accompanied by a small reception attended by the Ambassador of India to Greece Mrs. M. Manimekalai, the …

The city of Kavala won the most promising new destination award OTM Mumbai 2016 in India

  The city of Kavala won the most promising new destination award for 2016 in India’s biggest travel trade show “OTM” held from 18 to 20 February in Mumbai. The prize was awarded to the President of the municipal enterprise of Kavala “DIMOPHILIA” Mrs. Anastasia Iosifidou in a special ceremony held in the auditorium of the Mumbai …

Namaste Greece

Due to the growing interest of Indians for Greece, a group of Greek and Indian entrepreneurs decided and took the initiative to join forces and cooperate in various fields such as trade, tourism, culture and more generally to open up channels of cooperation with the whole continent, since Greece is geographically the closest to India …