The tourist office (tel. 24320/77-734) on Plateia Riga Fereou, the main square (with the prominent fountain), is usually open Monday to Friday 9am to 1pm and 5 to 8pm in summer, with abbreviated winter hours. Information is also available at the Town Hall (tel. 24320/22-339). The National Bank and the Ionian Bank, also on Plateia Riga Fereou, exchange currency and have ATMs. The clinic in Kalambaka (tel. 24320/24-111), the police (tel. 24320/22-109), and the tourist police (tel. 24320/76-100) are about 1km (1/2 mile) outside town on the road to Ioannina. The post office and telephone office (OTE) are signposted off Plateia Riga Fereou. Cafe Hollywood (tel. 24320/24-964), on the main drag, Trikalon, and Arena (tel. 24320/77-999) on Plateia Dimoula, function as Internet cafes. Hang gliding in the Meteora became popular as a result of spectacular scenes in the 1981 James Bond movie For Your Eyes Only. If you're interested in rock climbing or hang gliding, see or, allegedly soon to have its website available in English).

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