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EU Agency for Network and Info Security To Remain in Greece

The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) will remain in Athens, following an agreement signed on Tuesday by Digital Policy, Media...

Bomb Fails to Explode Outside Greek Judge’s Home

Greek police are on alert following a bomb scare in the early hours of Tuesday in the Athenian district of Vyronas. A man called two...

The Platonic Academy of Athens: The World’s First University

Τhe Platonic Academy, or simply, ''The Academy'', was a famous school in ancient Athens founded by Plato in 428/427 BC and located a couple of...

Top Greek Travel Destinations Russians Visited in Greece in 2018

According to data derived from Russia's Vestnik ATOP Association of Tour Operators, which works closely with Greece’s Tourism Organization in Moscow, Russian tourists who...

Athens Named European Capital of Innovation for 2018

In an announcement by Carlos Moedas, EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Athens has been named the European Capital of Innovation for 2018. The...

Athens: Police Officers Injured Following Attack

Two police officers were injured when responding to an altercation at the intersection of Kifissou and Petrou Ralli avenues in Athens on Thursday night. A...

Flights From Greece to FYROM Resume After 12-Year Pause

The first direct commercial flight between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) in 12 years took off on Thursday evening. The Olympic...

Athenians Enjoy Unseasonably Warm Temperatures at the Beach

So what if the calendar shows November 1? The weather in Greece is still nice and warm, fooling tourists and locals into thinking it's...

Changes Coming to Athens Airport Metro Route

Passengers on Athens metro line 3 traveling to or from Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport will have to switch trains en route as of Thursday....
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Where to Get Your Halloween Spooks in Athens

Halloween is not a holiday officially observed in Greece. However, who can say no to dressing up and eating candy? As the practice of...

Study: Airbnb Transforms Greek Real Estate Market

Airbnb is increasingly asserting itself as a dominant force in Greece's real estate market. This according to the results of a study conducted by...

Albanian Travel Agency in Athens Target of Attack

Petrol bombs were thrown at an Albanian travel agency in central Athens in the early hours of Tuesday, causing some exterior damage. Unknown assailants attacked...

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