Visitors increased significantly in the first day of Philoxenia and Hotelia exhibitions held in Thessaloniki.
More specifically, trade visitors increased by 72 percent and visitors in general by 17 percent.
A total of 621 exhibitors and 383 hosted buyers participated in the exhibitions that are considered among the biggest ones of the last five years.
Philoxenia and Hotelia are held under the auspices of the Tourism Ministry, the Interior Ministry (Macedonia and Thrace), Greek National Tourism Organisation (GNTO), and all the major tourist agencies of the country, such as SETE and HATTA. Qatar Airways is the official carrier of Philoxenia.