Dozens of events, happenings and activities will take place in Greece and Russia as part of the Greece-Russia Year of Tourism
Kountoura and Manilova singed a cooperation agreement and underlined its significance for the two countries, also referring to the close ties and joint initiatives in the area of tourism, which will be the focus of the year-long events.
A religious tourism forum, cultural meetings and a business summit aiming to attract investments are among the events to promote tourism offerings in both countries through to 2018. Other activities will focus on medical, wellness, sports, youth and school tourism programs and how the two countries can benefit from the exchange.
During the opening event, Kountoura presented the logo for “Greece-Russia Year of Tourism” as well as “Greece — A
On occasion of her Moscow visit, Minister Kountoura also inaugurated, together with the head of Russia’s Federal Agency for Tourism Oleg Safonov, the OTDYKH Leisure 2017.
Source: http://news.gtp.gr/2017/09/20/greece-russia-tourism-year-takes-off/ in Greek Travel Page