Greece’s Ionian Islands to Get First Ferry Link

A new ferry route that will link all the Ionian islands for the first time will be inaugurated on May 1 and run until...

Ryanair to Suspend Greek Summer Flights to Chania, Rhodes

Low-cost airline Ryanair is to apparently suspend domestic flights from Athens to Rhodes and Chania, Crete, citing "operational reasons". Passengers were informed of the move...

Greece Sees Big Drop in Fatal Road Incidents

Fatal road crashes in Greece plunged 41 percent between 2010 and 2017 but remained significantly higher than the European Union average, according to figures...

Uber Shuts Down One of its Services in Greece

Ride-hailing service Uber on Thursday said it would suspend one of its two services in Greece after the government approved tighter regulations for the...

Riding Down Memory Lane to 1950s Piraeus (photos)

The citizens of Piraeus have had the opportunity to take a ride on antique buses and trolley buses. The vehicles, which once upon a time...

Aegean Airlines in ‘Biggest Private Investment’ in Greece

The decision by Greece’s largest carrier Aegean Airlines to order 42 aircraft worth $5 billion (€4 billion) has been described as the biggest private...

Greek Town Receives Top EU Mobility Award

The port of Igoumenitsa in Epirus, northwestern Greece, is mostly known as a gateway to the nearby cosmopolitan island of Corfu or Italy across...

Athens Taxi Drivers Strike Against ‘Uber Invasion’

Athens taxi drivers walked off the job on Tuesday in protest at what they call unfair competition from the Uber ride-hailing service. Cab drivers gathered...

The White Whale of the Skies Lands at Athens (photos)

Aviation enthusiasts in Athens had a rare chance to see one of the giant "Beluga" planes that landed at Eleftherios Venizelos airport recently. The plane...

Longest Balkan Railway Tunnel Opens in Greece (video)

The longest tunnel in Greece and the Balkans was finally opened to rail traffic this week after years of construction. The Kallidromo tunnel, situated in...

Qatar Airways to Launch Flights to Greek Island of Mykonos

Qatar Airways has unveiled plans to launch direct flights to the popular Greek island of Mykonos from 30 May. Group Chief Executive, Akbar al-Baker, said:...

International Arrivals Soar at Athens Airport

Arrivals at Athens International Airport rose by 6.5 percent in January 2018, compared to the same month in 2017, airport authorities said on Monday. Despite...

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