Athens

Strong earthquake shakes Athens

A strong earthquake shook the capital of Athens at 14:13 in the afternoon. The earthquake was registered at 5.1 magnitude with an epicentre about...

International Conference on the Impacts of Climate Change on Culture Heritage takes place in Athens

The International Conference on the Impacts of Climate Change on Culture Heritage, is Greece's tangible contribution to creating an international framework that addresses the...

Michel Barnier visits Athens

EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, is in Athens since yesterday, Monday 20, 2019. Immediately after his arrival in Athens, Mr. Barnier met with...

Athens will host “Space Olympics” in 2022

The 44th Scientific Assembly will take place in Athens, Greece, 16 - 24 July 2022, according to the decision made by the Committee on...

Greece’s first cremation facility to open in Athens

Greece’s first cremation facility to open in Athens, in ​​the area of Eleonas. The relevant ministerial decision, signed on Tuesday, adopts the planning and...

Carnival in Athens 2019

The municipality of Athens celebrates carnival season all around the city center and neighborhoods, for two weeks and with more than 65 free events. This...

Pierre Moscovici visits Athens

The European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Pierre Moscovici visits Athens today, where he will meet Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at noon. After...

Celebrating Christmas in Athens

This year's Christmas festive program in Athens includes more than 230 Christmas events and happenings organized by the Culture, Sports and Youth Organization of...

Athens wins European Capital of Innovation award for 2018

The city of Athens has been awarded the EU’s prestigious European Capital of Innovation 2018 title, with a prize of €1 million, as announced at a...

Three exhibitions honor the genius of Leonardo Da Vinci

Three exhibitions that portray Leonardo da Vinci's life and work, unite in a big event honoring the greatest mind of all time, 500 years...