Saudi: Saudi nationals planning on travelling to Greece were warned against falling preys to professional thieves.
The Saudi Embassy in Athens issued the urgent travel advisory on its official Twitter account.
The embassy urged Saudi nationals to take care when visiting Athens, as well as the islands of Mykonos and Santorini.
A number of Saudi tourists were mugged by professional thieves in the island of Mykonos, central Athens, the metro and other congested areas in the island of Santorini.
The embassy urged Saudis to avoid appearing in public with expensive belongings, such as watches, jewellery and bags.
It also advised citizens to avoid carrying all the cash money, credit cards and passports in one bag.