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Athens (Greece)

How to get around in Athens

The Greek capital of Athens is a hub of activity. Athens was the heart of ancient Greece and is still dominated by 5th-century BC landmarks. The city is popular with both residents and tourists.

American Airlines new flight from Chicago to Athens

Positive news came into public spotlight last week when the American Airlines introduced a new direct flight connecting Chicago with Athens for the summer of 2019. The Federation of the Hellenic Associations of Travel and Tourist Agencies…

Explosive device outside church in central Athens; two injured

A homemade bomb exploded outside Aghios Dionysios church, Kolonaki, Athens, on Thursday morning injuring two persons. The mechanism exploded at 07:10. According to sources, it was made of two boxes of flammable liquid, wires and a clock.

Athens public transport to slow down over holidays

Public transport services in the Greek capital will be reduced over the holidays to allow workers the chance to enjoy Christmas and New Year's with their families, operator OASA has said.