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‘The Alex’ Hotel by Santikos Collection Opens in Piraeus

Santikos Collection is opening "The Alex", the hotel group's brand new property for 2019, in the Greek port city of Piraeus, just 15 minutes from the city center.

Aria Hotels Adds Stylish Apartment Building to Athens Portfolio

Aria Hotels has expanded its portfolio of properties in Greece, with the addition of “Urban Stripes”, a stylish apartment building located in central Athens.

Santikos Collection to Open its First City Hotel in Piraeus in Summer 2019

The Santikos Collection in 2019 will open "The Alex", a new property located in the port city of Piraeus, just 15 minutes from Athens city center.

Bus Line X80 Links Acropolis, Athens Center with Piraeus Port

Bus line X80, which connects the center of Athens with Piraeus Port, has been relaunched to facilitate Greek passengers and tourists during their travels.

Athens’ National Museum of Contemporary Art Ready for Action in 2018

The National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) located in the heart of Athens, will be fully operational next year, according to director Katerina Koskina.

German Instagrammers Show Athens to the World

As part of the "Athens Tourism Partnership" initiative, four popular German Instagrammers visited Athens and shared their impressions with the rest of the world.

Pioneering Greeks: Katerina Koskina, Director of EMST

This week the "Pioneering Greeks" column introduces Katerina Koskina, the director of the National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) in Athens.

Video: The New York Times Describes 36 Hours In Athens, Greece

The online edition of the New York Times hosts a video that introduces the changed face of Athens, Greece's capital city that was reborn through the economic turmoil and now appears self-confident and creative.

The New York Post Reveals Hotspots In Athens, Greece

New York Post's journalist Gisela Williams came to Athens, toured the city's streets, talked with Athenians, went shopping, sampled beverages and food and then wrote up a personal favorites list!

Athens, Greece, Recommended As Summer Destination By Abu Dhabi-Based Press

Athens counts among the select destinations that Abu Dhabi-based newspaper The National recommends its readers visit this June. The English-language daily spotlights cultural attractions that reveal the modern-day face of the city.

Opening Of Greece’s New National Museum of Contemporary Art Faces Delay

The under-construction National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) at the former Fix brewery in Athens will possibly open to the public months later than planned and not in the Spring as previously announced.
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Greece’s National Museum of Contemporary Art To Open Spring 2014

If you have recently passed by the start of Syngrou Avenue towards the center of Athens - one of the busiest sections of the Greek capital - then you surely have noticed that something is different.
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Greek Artist To Host Tour Of Personal Exhibition

Artist Dimitris Alithinos will personally give a guided tour of his “A Retrospective” exhibition, tomorrow, Thursday, 9 May, at the National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens.
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Open Call For Photography And Video On “Trash” For Exhibition

The Greek Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change is organizing an international exhibition of Photography & Video Art entitled “TRAnSΗformation, Unnecessary – Elaborate.”
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Athens Soon To Welcome National Museum of Contemporary Art

"The National Museum of Contemporary Art is on a crossroad, where the one side is the Acropolis Museum and the other in the center of Athens, showing that Greece has not only history, but also a present and a future,” Athens Mayor Giorgos Kaminis said yesterday, 8 April, during...
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Artists Meet The Public: Dimitris Alithinos

The National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens within the framework of the "Artists meet the public" series is organizing a series of guided tours of Dimitris Alithinos' "A Retrospective" exhibition by the artist himself.

Athens Center In The Spotlight

The Culture and Tourism Ministry last month launched a series of events in an attempt to revitalize the Greek capital city’s center and attract Athenians to areas that are usually difficult to visit, Greek press reports said.