Greece on a budget: locals’ tips on where to stay and eat

Still in the midst of its debt crisis, the notion of UK travellers on a budget in Greece might induce some black humour from locals, but tourists can help the economy – and save a few euros themselves

Greece’s old reliable: tourism boom helps soothe battered economy

British holidaymakers lead league table of arrivals to Greece with about 2.4m in 2015 – with Brexit having no impact so far

Guardian photographer of the year 2015: Yannis Behrakis

This year the Guardian picture desk has chosen Yannis Behrakis of Reuters as their agency photographer of the year. Here are the most astonishing moments he captured in two of the biggest stories of 2015 – the refugee crisis and the financial implosion in his home country Greece

Postcard from Patmos: ‘Come to Greece on holiday and don’t be afraid’

Most tourists who visit beautiful, unspoilt Patmos come back year after year. And they are still coming, for this is an island seemingly immune to the economic crisis, as Matthew Kneale discovered on holiday this week