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Six of the Most Secluded Beaches and Coves Near Athens

If you can’t get on a ferry boat to the Greek islands to enjoy swimming in the Aegean Sea, there is an alternative. Attica, the...

Greek Police Campaign for Tourists: ‘Stay Safe in the City of Athens’

The Attica General Police Directorate on Thursday set a pavilion at the Acropolis archaeological site providing information to foreign visitors for a safe stay...

City of Athens Owed Some €325 Million in Back Rent From Businesses Using Public...

The City of Athens is currently owed some 325 million euros in back rent from businesses that use public space for their tables and...

Authorities Planning to Clean Out Prostitution and Drugs From Athens’ Pedion tou Areos Park

Attica Regional Governor Rena Dourou spoke at a press conference on Tuesday where she announced that regional authorities are planning on cleaning up Pedion...

Relief for Athenians; Garbage Collectors End Strike

After hours of deliberation Greek municipal workers have decided to suspend the strike that has crippled the Greek capital for more than a week. The...

The Scoop: The Best Hidden Hangouts in Athens to Grab a Coffee or Cocktail

Going out in Greece to have a coffee or cocktail can be overwhelming with so many places to choose from! A great way to...

4.1 Richter Earthquake Near Thebes Felt in Athens

At approximately 4:54 pm on Sunday the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center reported an earthquake registering 4.1 Richter jolted Thebes, just north of Athens. The Geodynamic...

Real Estate in Athens Sold at Ridiculous Prices Due to Crisis

Real estate prices in the general Athens area have plunged so low that in some cases houses are sold at one tenth of their...

More Attacks on Riot Police in the Exarchia District of Athens

Once again violence erupted in the capital last night when hooded youth threw petrol bombs at riot police stationed in the Exarchia district of Athens. The...

How to Experience Athens on €10 a Day Budget

Now that you have arrived in Athens, how do you enjoy all that the ancient city has to offer on a budget? It might...

Authorities: Belgian Tourist Shot in the Head in Athens Result of Foul Play

The death of a 54-year old Belgian tourist that was found last Friday afternoon at a park in the Athens district of Neos Kosmos...

Pavlopoulos Accepts Erdogan’s Request to Visit Greece

The Greeks always wanted and will always want relations of friendship and good neighborliness with Turkey, as there are "more things that unite us...

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