view from Parnitha
This view shows the slopes of mount Parnitha along with the southwest suburbs of Athens! It is also visible on the right, the parking area of Teleferik facilities that connect Thrakomakedones region with hotel - casino "Regency Casino Mont Parnes" on top of the mountain.
a walk through Adrianou str.
Walking up Adrianou Street, from Theseion matro station towards Plaka. Below the railing lie the train tracks and the building is Stoa of Attalos.
This is a 3rd century Roman mosaic depicting Odysseus and the Sirens.
After four years under E.U.-mandated changes, some wonder if the nation should keep forging ahead-or if it should try to turn back.
Truman Capote's Greek summer in 1958
On the eve of his departure for Greece onboard the MS Vulcania, an ocean liner connecting New York to Trieste and calling at the ports of Lisbon, Barcelona and Patra, American author Truman Capote made a last-minute change to his novella, A'Breakfast at TiffanyA's.A' He used a pencil to cross out the name of the protagonist before returning the new ... (more)
New Zealand author David Cade chronicles 16 days spent in Athens
Summertime tourists to Greece pass hurriedly through Athens before shipping out to the islands.
open your eyes - time to wake up
I passed a couple of times from Ayia Irini square in Monastiraki, during my last stay in Athens.
The US Embassy in Athens and the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce will hold a tax seminar for US citizens at the MET Hotel in Thessaloniki from 4.30 to 7.30 p.m. The Hellenic Statistical Authority will publish the December 2013 figures on the industrial output index and January 2014 data on the consumer price index and car registrations.
the Gate of Athena Archegetis in Plaka 2
The Gate of Athena Archegetis, west entrance to the ancient Roman Agora of Athens.