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Scorpions Rock Athens (video)

Thousands of Greek music lovers attended the “Once in a Lifetime” concert by veteran hard rockers Scorpions on Monday in the ‘Kallimarmaro’ Panathenaic stadium...

Athens Gets Ready to Rock With Scorpions

Thousands of Greek music lovers are expected to attend the "Once in a Lifetime" concert by veteran hard rockers Scorpions to be held on...

Union Meeting to Halt Athens Metro Services on Thursday

There will be no metro services on lines 2 (red line) and 3 (blue line) on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in...

Nana Mouskouri Grips Crowd at Ancient Athens Theater (video)

Thousands of Athenians turned up on Thursday at the ancient Odeon of Herodes Atticus, at the foot of the Acropolis, to watch Nana Mouskouri...

Fourth of July Marked by Reception at US Embassy in Greece (photos)

US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt hosted a reception to mark Independence Day on Tuesday with guests including politicians, entrepreneurs, artists and prominent Americans...

Athens Chosen as Europe’s Best City Break Tourist Destination for 2018

Athens has been unveiled as Europe's best city break destination for 2018, with its famous Acropolis also being chosen as Europe's best tourist destination. The World...

Rain Washes Off Heat-Preventing Coating from Athens Road

The enthusiasm lasted less than 24 hours, as a hard rain washed off the heat reflective material that was used to pave a central...

Athenians See First Road Paved White to Curb the Heat

The City of Athens on Sunday covered a road in the capital's center with an innovative white material that reduces the heat from the...

Garbage Piles Up on the Streets of Athens

Sacks of garbage piled high on the sidewalks of Athens have started spewing out onto the streets after a part of the capital's main...

Acropolis Museum Marks ‘Inexhaustible’ Appeal of Ancient Greek Culture

As it gears up to celebrate the ninth anniversary of its official opening on June 20 the Acropolis Museum in Athens is making plans...

No Deal Yet as Greek, FYROM Leaders Hold Hour-Long Phone Call

An hour-long phone call between Greek premier Alexis Tsipras and Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) leader Zoran Zaev took place on Monday, but...

French Acrobat Dazzles Crowds in Central Athens (photos)

Athenians were left gazing in awe as a French artist performed breathtaking acrobatics in Syntagma Square in front of the Greek parliament on Thursday. Chloe Moglia's...

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