Travel Bloggers Greece (TBG), the country’s first professional blogger networking group, recently spent four days in Argolida, Peloponnese, exploring the destination’s touristic opportunities and highlighting local attractions, nature and cuisine.
The trip to Argolida was the group’s first excursion since Greece reopened after the coronavirus (Covid-19) lockdown.
The eight members of Travel Bloggers Greece were welcomed by the Tourism Association of Tolo, which followed a series of security measures as per the country’s Covid-19 protocols.
“We are living in extraordinary times right now and as travel bloggers we have a responsibility to present the new reality, which is not easy, but we believe it is our duty to keep going Support to Greek destinations and businesses in every possible way, ”said Elena Sergeeva, Co-Founder of Travel Bloggers Greece.
“The Tolo Tourist Board did a remarkable job organizing our trip taking all precautions and safety measures into account. We want to show our followers and readers that travel is possible as long as we are all accountable and stick to new health protocols, ”she added.
The trip, which quickly adapted to current health and safety procedures guidelines and changed customer needs, was also an example of keeping up with everyone Safety and Social Distancing Protocols required when traveling.
Due to its small size, the proximity to nature and the open spaces, the members found Tolo to be an ideal tourist destination for national and international visitors who are traveling again.
“We were very happy to welcome the members of Travel Bloggers Greece to Tolo and look forward to their next trip to Tolo”, said the tourism association of Tolo President Giannis Georgidakis.
During their visit, bloggers toured the area’s historical sites and monuments, including Ancient Assini, the Asklepieion Theater in Epidaurus, and the pre-Hellenic city of Mycenae. The program also included visits to local producers and information about ouzo distillation, honey beekeeping and the process of making extra virgin olive oil, highlighting the rich agricultural offerings of the region.
The Travel Bloggers Greece network has previously worked with dozens of national and international destinations and hundreds of tourism brands. They strive to present unique travel destinations and promote Greece as the ideal travel destination in every season.
Current members of the TBG include: Anthomeli, Blog about family experiences, Bachelor of Travel, Travel without borders with K, Love of Travel, Passion for Greece / Passion for Hospitality, Provocolate, Travel Greece Travel Europe and Travel Passionate. International members of the network include Travel With Mansoureh (UK) and Todd Hata (USA).