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November 26, 2018 - buzz.ie

Ireland among the top destinations for gay couples - by David Kent

The latest Latin America Travel Company's report released the best honeymoon destinations for LGBT couples. Countries on the list do not criminalise homosexuality, but they are also ranked based on marriage equality, LGBT travel recognition, romantic setting and honeymoon popularity. 

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November 1, 2018 - The Guardian

Flights between Greece and Macedonia resume after 12-year blockade - by Helena Smith

First direct flight after 12-year disconnection took off from Athens, Greece to Skopje, Macedonia on Nov. 1st, lifting the last aviation blockade in Europe. Two nations further pledged to join hands to end name dispute. 

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Summer booking cancellations for Brussels are among the highest for European destinations but it’s not the only city on the continent feeling the grim effects of violence.

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November 7, 2012 - BBC News

Greece Hopes for Tourism Led Recovery - by Will Smale

A friendly Ms. Kefalogianni said tourism was vital for Greece. "Tourism as a sector is a major boost for the Greek economy, and will continue to play a major role in the economic recovery," she says. "It now accounts for 18% of Greek GDP [gross domestic product] and 20% of the country's employment, so it is a very important sector in terms of job creation and social cohesion."

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August 7, 2012 - Bloomberg News

Croatia Leads Greece, Spain, Turkey in First-Half Tourism Growth - by Jasmina Kuzmanovic

Croatia attracted tourists in the first six months of the year at a faster rate than Greece, Spain, Turkey and Malta because its political system is seen as more stable to visitors, Tourism Minister Veljko Ostojic said.

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