Did you know
Depending the season snakes can appear in flooded areas.
Be alerted ! ! !
Flooding during past years has been a common natural disaster for Greece.
If you are visiting Greece it is good to know that the center of Athens where most archaeological sites are located rarely floods.
Please check out the meteorological conditions before attempting to do sports in mountains or rivers such as climbing or rafting.
Make sure you remember by heart all the necessary telephone numbers in case of emergency.
199 is the calling number for Hellenic Fire Service.
If heavy rain falls while you are exploring the city and you feel even the least threatened by the water level
Evacuate to an area of higher ground immediately
Stay away from flooded areas, until authorities allow access
Do not walk, swim or drive through moving water the objects that have been dragged can hurt you