The government is keen on developing 50 new places in the country in “challenge mode” initiative said the director general of the Ministry of Tourism, Manisha Saxena, while attending an event on Tuesday arranged by Mastercard in the city. She …
With many Greeks earning only about 800 euros ($857) a month, rising costs have also meant some are priced out of popular tourist destinations with the average price for a hotel in Santorini being about 150 euros ($160).
Located in northwest Siam Reap province, the 401-square-km Angkor Archeological Park, inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1992, is the most popular tourist destination in the Southeast Asian nation.
According to preliminary data published by the Bank of Greece, first-half revenue reached €6.174 billion, 14.1% higher than during the same period in 2019 (€5.41 billion) and 24% higher than 2022 (€4.98 billion).
The explosion of tourism over the years, however, has strained natural resources and astronomically driven up the cost of living – dividing the haves and have-nots in ways that felt untenable even before the fire’s devastation.