In a follow-up to 2014's Cairo Diary, Peter Bialobrzeski visits Athens to document the urban consequences of the biggest European crisis in decades. Athens Diary is the 2nd book in the City Diaries Series. It will be followed by Taipei Diary.
"Around my neighborhood in central Athens, most of the old Kafenions have made space for American-style coffee shops. It is “International Workers Day“. One has to wait till 7am to indulge in a large Cappuccino. When I cross the road a platoon of riot police are ready to deal with what will come."