Sep 14, 2016

Meet our best sellers and get to know the real side of Greece!


Sep 14, 2016


Although summer has officially ended, at Keytours we remain excited. We know a way to beat the summer’s end blues every single time, as September and October are actually ideal months to discover Greece.

Jun 24, 2016

That's Amore! Top 5 locations for an Italian Romance


Jun 24, 2016


Italy is one of the most romantic countries in the whole world. It’s natural beauty, its historical landmarks, its finesse, its flavours and its aromas have reverberated through centuries as being the inspiration for romance. Whether it is a new romance in bloom, fueled by the excitement of your first kiss or if it is to seal your love, making it stronger and announcing it to the world by proposing... these top 5 locations are sure to provide the movie-like setting for your romantic pledge! 

Apr 12, 2016

Easter in Athens: ‘Key’ spots of landmark Orthodox Churches


Apr 12, 2016


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Orthodox Easter is just around the corner, and the city of Athens is getting ready to welcome the Holy week as the households start to prepare the local seasonal delicacies, and the local churches are being spruced-up in anticipation of all the religious festivities to come.

Feb 26, 2016

Carnivals in Greece


Feb 26, 2016


It’s that time of the year again, three weeks before Ash Monday, that the “Triodio” starts in Greece, a.k.a. the carnival! Celebrated in most western countries the carnival dates back to pagan times. The Greek word for the carnival is “Apokries” meaning “(away) from - meat)” and just like in the catholic countries, apokries are considered the best time to party!

Dec 18, 2015

Christmas 2015 in Athens: What to do...


Dec 18, 2015

Visiting Athens during the holidays may seem a bit odd, thinking that Greece is a summer destination, but you couldn’t be more wrong. The Greek Capital celebrates the joy of Christmas by taking the festivities to the streets and squares of the city! This year the municipality and the Athens Organization for Culture, Sport and Youth have prepared a series of events and happenings that no one wants to miss! This year for the first time the City Council works and rallies around the city activists, wanting to stress that everyone's contribution is important, concluding that this is in a way the meaning of Christmas.

Nov 17, 2015

Ionian Islands under the Venetian Rule


Nov 17, 2015


When one first visits Corfu he (or she) is immediately reminded of Italy and Venice. How couldn't he, since for a period of over 400 years (1386 - 1797) Corfu, as part of the “Eptanisa” complex, belonged to the “Republic of Venice”, thus reflecting this influence in all aspects of life. The Old Towns of many of these islands, like Corfu, one of the World Heritage Sites in Greece, were built during this period, housing many of the ruling Venetian nobility who chose to settle on the islands. Unfortunately consequent earthquakes heavily damaged most of the old Venetian buildings, leaving only ruins behind them, with the exception of Corfu.

Sep 29, 2015

Greece: Celebrities’ favourite destination


Sep 29, 2015



2015 has been the most star-studded summer for Greece. In the midst of an economic meltdown, three years in the making (and avoiding), more celebrities than ever visited the country, enjoying its magnificent scenery and raising public awareness on the stability of the small European country, despite its financial troubles.