Museums

It’s Coming! Opening Day Announced for New Goulandris Art Museum

The much anticipated modern art museum, housing the private collection of Basil and Elise Goulandris, is set to open in the fall.

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Athens

Athens Voted One of Europe’s Best Destinations

Scoring over sixteen thousand votes, the Greek capital placed among the top 15 places to visit in Europe in 2019 in a poll by European Best Destinations.

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Property

No Fear of Saturation as Supply of Athens Hotels Keeps Growing

As many as ten new 4 & 5 star hotels are set to open in 2019 and early 2020, with experts confident that Athens has great potential for continued growth.

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Heritage

SNFCC: National Library Research Department Set to Open

In its new home in the SNFCC, the National Library is set to become fully operational as the research department opens to the public.

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Athens

In Pictures: Surf’s Up in Athens

Can you surf in Athens? The answer is yes, provided strong winds blow from the south, as they did on Thursday.

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Athens

In Pictures: Snow Comes to Athens

A wave of wintery weather has left much of Greece blanketed in white, with snow settling even in downtown Athens.

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Arts

Niarchos Foundation Gives National Opera 20 Million Euro Grant

Following the Greek National Opera's move to the Stavros Niachos Foundation Cultural Center, the opera aims to become an international force.

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Transportation

Athens Public Transport to Slow Down during Holidays

Metro, buses, tram and trolley buses will run at less frequent intervals this holiday season.

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