Greece is usually an extremely popular tourism destination. In fact, it's often one of the most popular for people in Europe. But the current economic crisis has tourists staying away, and that's just further damaging the Greek economy.
In Volos, locals have started to use their own barter-based currency, called TEM. It hasn't replaced the euro but lives alongside it, and local residents say they can't imagine how their economy would function without it.
Ever since the revolution in Libya this past summer and fall, the Tripoli Zoo has struggled to find money for the $2,000 in food its animals need every day. Charities have helped but zoo officials say that could run out in the next month.
Mark Lowen filed a report from Athens about how Greeks are coping with what Panpandreou called 'the largest fiscal consolidation in a single year [of any eurozone member]." Andrew Walker reports on how Merkel's support of Greece is playing in Germany.
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