On 16 December public transport in the Athens region (i.e. buses, trolley buses, trams, metro and suburban railway) will not be operating for 24 hours due to industrial action.
IKA (social security foundation) doctors are participating in industrial action from 14-17 December. Hospitals and emergency services are not affected.
You should exercise extreme caution around public demonstrations and protests in major urban centres.
For further information, see our travel advice for Greece.
Published 14 December 2010