Sailing Greece idyllic but expensive The Greek Marinas Association (GMA) has reported a
number of departures of foreign-owned yachts due to the new charges imposed since the start of the year on recreational vessels.The increased taxes, a grab for the government's share of the income generated by foreign yachts cruising Greece, threatened to make visiting Greece an expensive affair. The new regulations received much attention from cruising sailors and international organizations, associations and unions active in the maritime tourism domain More by Balcanscomv
Gay friendly Greek and Cypriot prestigious hotels were represented and promoted to the International LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans Gender) travel market at this year's World Travel Market (WTM) in London (4-7 November).
At least for 2013, Greece was included in the top 10 most desired gay destinations globally according to the report released by Out Now Business Class, the world's leading LGBT business networking membership association.
Athens also made its appearance in the same report as a favored "gay city destination" in the top 10 cities of Europe.