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On this day in 1999, Athens was hit by devastating Earthquake

On this day in 1999, Athens was hit by devastating Earthquake

A devastating earthquake hit Athens on September 7, 1999, leaving 143 people dead, 2,000 injured and 70,000 buildings damaged. The 1999 Athens earthquake occurred at 2:56pm near Mount Parnitha and lasted approximately…

Exploring Athens' chic suburb of Kifissia  5

Exploring Athens’ chic suburb of Kifissia 

  Only 45 minutes away from the centre of town by bus (550 or A7) or the green metro line (HSAP), Kifissia is a verdant and high-end northern suburb with plenty of…