Greek Islands Face Another Summer Without Full Hydroplane Links

The summer of 2018 will find Greece for yet another year without hydroplane services for the Aegean and Sporades islands as investors' interests remain...

Quad-Bike Riders Flout Traffic Laws in Mykonos (video)

  Quad-bike renters on the cosmopolitan Greek island of Mykonos are flouting a recently-imposed traffic law which bans ATVs from roads. A video has emerged of...

New Greek Ferry Route Links Sporades to Thessaloniki

The northern Aegean Sporades islands will have a new sea link to Greece's second-largest city later this month. Golden Star ferries will launch its Thessaloniki-Sporades...

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...

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