2nd International Conference on Econophysics

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Getting to City of Kavala

By Airplane
From Athens to Kavala Information:
(a) Olympic Airways, Athens, tel.: (210) 96.66.666, (b) Olympic Airways, Kavala, tel.: (2510) 22.36.22, (2510) 225.577

By Bus
Kavala can be reached by bus from Athens, Thessaloniki, Drama, Serres , Xanthi, Komotini and Alexandroupolis. Komotini and Alexandroupolis are also served by long – distance buses Departures: (a) Athens, Terminal, 260 Liossion Street, (b) Thessaloniki, 59 Langada Street Information: (a) Athens Bus Authority, tel.: (210) 51.29.363, (b) Thessaloniki Bus Authority, tel.: (2310) 52.55.30, (c) Kavala Bus Authority, tel.: (2510) 22.35.93

By Ferryboat
Kavala is linked by boat with Thassos, Limnos, Chios, Samos, Ikaria , Patmos, Leros, Kalymnos, Kos, Rhodes, Aghios Konstantinos, Piraeus, Mytilini and Samothrace Information: Kavala Port Authority: (2510) 22.49.67, (2510) 22.37.16

By Train
Kavala has no railway network. The nearest train stations are at Drama (36 km.) and Xanthi (56 km.)

Sports Swimming at GNTO organized beaches

At the Camp Site on the Kavala shore (Akti Kavalas) (Batis). On the coast at Batis (4 km.). Tel.: (2510) 22.71.51 and (2510) 22.29.18. Open all year round, facilities include cabins, bar, super market, playground and restaurant. Some of the other marvellous beaches in the vicinity, such as Kalamitsa (3 km.) and Toska, are organized others – Nea Iraklitsa, Nea Peramos and Palio – are not.

Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball The Kavala Athletic Center at Kalamitsa has courts for these sports. For information, call (2510) 22.88.12. Mountain Climbing On Mt. Pangeo, at Vlachika Kalyvia (alt. 1,500 m.) and Kilada Orfea (alt. 1,700 m.). For information, call (2510) 22.39.38. Clubs Marine club, tel.: (2510) 22.32.23. Club of sea sport of Kavala, tel.: (2510) 22.04.24. Mountaineering club, tel.: (2510) 22.46.79. Chess club, tel: (2510) 22.27.70. Track and field, tel: (2510) 22.90.70.

Guided Tours Information regarding tours of the region and visits to archaeological sites can be obtained from most of the travel agencies in the area.

Rentals There are car rental agencies in Kavala.

Useful Telephone Numbers
Area Code: 2510 GNTO Information Bureau: 22.24.25 GNTO Offices: 231.653, 22.87.62 Tourist Police: 22.29.05 Aliens’ Bureau: 83.61.30, 22.36.05 Automobile Association (ELPA): 83.00.60 Road Assistance (OVELPA): 104 Kavala General Hospital: 22.85.17 Health Centres: (a) Eleftheroupoli, (25920) 22.222. (b) Chrissoupoli, (25910) 24.191