Crete and the Ionian Islands, with favourites including Zakynthos, Kerkyra and Paxi are Greece’s winning destinations when it comes to tourism.
This was announced by Greek Ministry of Tourism.
According to data, the Ionian Islands is recording impressive growth in the number of international arrivals, the length of stay and in tourism-related revenue.
Moreso, 2016 saw arrivals up by more than 13% and the number of international visitors exceeding 2.4 million. A further increase of 10% followed in 2017.
The tourism Minister also spoke of the 20 investment plans for 5-star hotels,
a tourism complex project and a theme park in the region currently being examined by the Ministry, as well as ways to establish Corfu as a home port for cruise travel.