Travel Almost total closure of hotels in Greece

15:05  23 march  2020
15:05  23 march  2020 Source:   easyvoyage.com

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Almost total closure of hotels in Greece

La quasi totalité des hôtels ferment en Grèce © Viacheslav Khmelnytskyi / 123RF Almost all hotels close in Greece

It is a blow to the economy of Greece, for whom the sector is the second economic resource, just behind the merchant marine. The Hellenic Ministry of Tourism claims to think first of all about the health of tourism professionals. This is why, from this evening, and until the end of April, the hotels open all year will close their doors.

Basic preventive measure to combat the spread of the coronavirus. All hotels? Not really. In a press release, the Ministry ensures that one hotel per regional capital will be opened. Regarding Athens and Thessaloniki , there will even be three. With the economic crisis that Greece has suffered for several years, the total and brutal cessation of tourism could be fatal.

The coronavirus has spread like wildfire on the planet and many countries suffer from it profoundly. This health crisis is a humanitarian but also an economic disaster. The booming tourism sector is directly and severely impacted. And in this, some countries suffer the consequences more severely.

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