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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...

Free Museum Tours Explore Ancient Greek Writing

The National Archaeological Museum is organising free thematic tours for Athens' year as World Book Capital. The tours will be conducted by the museum's archaeologists...

Greek Cities Swelter Amid Shrinking Green Spaces

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo Greece is known for its beauty and nature, but this doesn’t always shine through in the bigger cities. People living in urban...

National Archaelogical Museum of Athens shows “The Countless Faces of Beauty”

The National Archaeological Museum of Athens has opened its doors to "The Countless Faces of Beauty", an exhibition about the pursuit and appreciation of...

Car Smashes into Athens Bus Stop, One Dead, 3 Injured

A car has smashed into a bus stop in the Athens suburb of Metamorphosi on Thursday killing a 50-year-old man and injuring three other...

Pontian Greeks Honor Genocide Victims in Athens Ceremony (video)

Hundreds of people gathered in Athens' Syntagma Square on Saturday to honor the hundreds of thousands of Greeks died or displaced from their homes...

Gunmen Shoot at Greek Police Near Athens Roma Camp

Greek police returned fire after being shot at near a Roma camp located in a western Athenian suburb in the early hours of Thursday. There...

Brutal Attack on Pakistani Migrant in Greece Caught on Camera (video)

Video footage has emerged of an apparent racist attack on a Pakistani man by a group of teenagers in Athens on Sunday. The footage shows...

Greece’s Pensioners Demonstrate Against New Cuts (video)

Hundreds of pensioners have taken to the streets of Athens to demonstrate against cuts to their pensions and health benefits. The protesters' march reached the...

Escape the City for a Swim in Greece’s Lake Vouliagmeni

One of the most beautiful places along the Athenian Riviera is, without any doubt, Lake Vouliagmeni. Perfect during any time of the year, both...

Athens’ Digital Lab Aims to Change Greek Capital Through Technology

The newly established City of Athens' Digital Lab has chosen four teams of young entrepreneurs, giving them technological and financial support to implement programs...

Prince Charles Sports Special Cufflinks in Greece’s Honor (photos)

Prince Charles wore cufflinks with the flags of Greece and Great Britain as he visited  Orthodox Church Archbishop Ieronymos on Thursday during the second...

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