Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura and the secretary general of the Greek National Tourism Organisation inaugurated the Greek pavilion at the World Travel Market in London with the participation of 68 Greek exhibitors, regions, destinations, tourist operators and businesses.
Kountoura referred to the positive course of Greek tourism in 2016 and the increase of tourist arrivals from Britain. She also presented the actions for the promotion of Greece in 2017 throughout the year adding that high value investments have been carried out in the tourism sector.
Kountoura held a series of meetings with officials of the British and international tourism industry, tour operators and airlines to promote new partnerships in 2017. She also met with representatives of TUI, ThomasCook and OlympicHolidays, which confirmed the positive signals from the British market for Greek tourism, next year.