ABOUT ATHENS

ATHENS

Athens, the capital and largest city in Greece, is rich in history and culture and full of exciting things to see and do.  As one of the world's oldest cities, you can immerse yourself in history, antiquities, archaeology and museums.  Stroll the city to discover scores of tavernas, cafes, bars, and shops where you can occupy yourself well into the evening hours when the night comes to life in bars and clubs. 

ATTRACTIONS/THINGS TO DO

With it's rich history, culture and arts, there is no shortage of things to see and do in Athens.  Below are just a few:


RESTAURANTS & DINING

Athens is a fantastic cultural city for food.  From traditional Greek and Mediterranean food to American, Asian and Mexican cuisine; Quick bites to sit down dining for hours; Cheap eats to fine dining; Center city to tables literally on the beach, Athens has it all.  

The meeting hotel, the Royal Olympic, has several restaurants and bars to offer.  They are:

There are several restaurants right in the vicinity of the Royal Olympic, the meeting hotel.  Some of them include:

GETTING AROUND ATHENS

When you need to get from place to place in Athens, there are many options available. More information on all of these methods can be found on the This is Athens Public Transportation page.

  • Metro - This is the fastest way to get around Athens
  • Suburban Railway - An overground train that makes stops between Athens International Airport and the ports at Piraeus
  • Bus/Trolleys - Extensive network that runs from 5am to midnight
  • Tram - Connects central Athens with some of the coastal towns
  • Taxi/Uber - Uber doesn't technically exist in Greece, however you can use the Uber app to call a taxi

About the Society

The Histiocyte Society is a nonprofit organization of more than 200 physicians and scientists from around the world committed to improving the lives of patients with histiocytic disorders by conducting clinical and laboratory research into the causes and treatment of this disease.

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