Greece’s Port of Piraeus Ranked 7th Largest in Europe

Piraeus has been ranked 7th biggest among Europe's 20 largest ports in 2017, according to new study by a leading industry journal. According to Port...

Cutting-Edge Cars to Rally in Thessaloniki, Greece

Cutting-edge electric and hybrid cars will converge in the northern city of Thessaloniki this weekend. The 11th Hi-Tech EKO Mobility Rally, an electric and hybrid...

Aegean Airlines Founder Theodoros Vassilakis Dies at 78

Greek entrepreneur Theodoros Vassilakis, the founder of Aegean Airlines, has died at the age of 78. Aegean Airlines announced his death on Thursday with the...

New Rules Say Non-EU Visitors Need International Driving Licence to Rent Vehicles

New rules say visitors from non-European Union countries are now only allowed to rent a vehicle in Greece if they have an International Driving...

Athens Braced for 24-Hour Metro Strike

Commuters and visitors in Athens can expect transport problems on Monday as union members launch 24-hour strike action. Lines 2 and 3 (the red and...

Angry Quad-Bike Owners Threaten to Block Mykonos’ Port, Airport (photos)

Owners and renting companies of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) on the Greek island of Mykonos are threatening to blockade its main port and airport in protest...

Greek City Transforms Bus Stops into Libraries (photos)

A Thessaloniki municipal authority has installed libraries in bus stops to improve local residents' daily commute. Bookcases were built inside the stone bus shelters along...

Athens Announces Reduced Transport Ahead of May Day Rallies

Disruption is expected in Athens tomorrow as labor activists stage rallies and demonstrations to mark May 1, International Workers' Day. A rally by two large...

Berlin Ends Frontier Checks on Greek Flights

Air passengers with Schengen passports who arrive in Germany from Greece will no longer face special security checks at the border. In October last year Germany...

Greek Ferry Strike Rumbles on Until Friday

Greece will be left with operating ferries until Friday as a maritime union extends Wednesday's strike action for another 24 hours. The decision was announced...

Five Hurt as Greek Ferry Strikes Port While Docking

Ferry passengers travelling in Greece's Saronic Gulf on Friday got a nasty shock when their ship crashed into the island port where it was...

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...

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