Snow Falls as Changing of the Guard Takes Place at Syntagma Square

Athens and surrounding areas were covered in snow as a cold front hit the city on February 16.

The Hellenic National Meteorological Service reported snowfall in the Greek capital as temperatures hit zero Celsius.

Footage shared by Twitter user Evan Levine shows the Changing of the Guard ceremony at the monument of the Unknown Soldier at Syntagma Square in Athens on Tuesday.

“Want to see how you pull off the changing of the guard in the middle of a Greek blizzard?” wrote Levine. “Slow & steady wins the race!” Credit: Evan Levine via Storyful