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The city of Thessaloniki is the capital of the region Central Macedonia and it was first established in 316 BC by Kassandros and named after his wife, Thessalonike, half-sister of Alexander the Great. The name Thessaloniki means "Thessalian Victory". It was the second most important city of the Byzantine Empire, next to Constantinople. Thessaloniki is a town with rich history and an exciting present.

The city is bustling with life and movement. Large avenues, parks and squares provide nice green spaces, and trees line the commercial streets. There are old houses and Neoclassical buildings that stand side by side with modern constructions. The people of Thessaloniki are known for their friendliness and hospitality throughout Greece.

The city is also known for its great cuisine. No one can resist the tasteful sweets, delicious pies, or numerous taverns that offer special Greek dishes.

Byzantine churches, Roman constructions, Muslim buildings, modern architecture, intensive nightlife and stunning beaches - this is the essence of Thessaloniki. Being the second largest city in Greece, Thessaloniki combines more than 2,300 years of history with every facility and excitement that a modern European city can offer a visitor.

Thessaloniki has many historically interesting sights reminding us of past times. The White Tower still stands tall. It was once a part of the ancient walls that protected the city, and they have also survived several earthquakes.

The romantic alley ways and streets makes Thessaloniki a perfect destination for couples in love.

During the summer months you can visit the nearby beaches of Perea, Nei Epivates, Agia Triada, Nea Michaniona and Epanomi. There are many hotels, marinas, play courts, camping places, taverns, etc. Most of the beaches have been awarded with the blue flags by the European Union thanks to the high standards and the clear waters.

Take a walk at the famous Ladadika area, near Aristotelous square, and you will find a number of traditional restaurants, ouzeries and taverns. Enjoy grills and inventive recipes such as Kontosouvli, Giaprakia and Gardoubes with a glass of wine or ouzo. If you prefer seafood, you will be excited when you taste Mussels’ pilaf, grilled sardine, Frutti di mare, Shrimps Saganaki and stuffed squid, in one of the many fish taverns of the town.

Thessaloniki offers a variety of tastes. Traditional Macedonian food, Oriental cuisine and European cuisine.

The presence of pastry making and the cuisine of Constantinople complete the tasty puzzle of Thessaloniki. It is worth tasting the traditional Bougatsa, filled either with cheese or sweet cream, the syrup delights, Ekmek kadaifi, Seker pare, Touloumpa, and the famous Trigona of Panorama.

The nightlife of Thessaloniki is well-known all over Greece, with many bars, clubs, music halls and places for all tastes and ages. Ladadika is the hot spot of the town and the meeting place for young ages and, generally, for all locals and foreigners.

The centre of Thessaloniki consists of big road axes: Tsimiski, Mitropoleos, Ermou, Egnatia, Agiou Dimitriou and Leoforos Nikis streets, which are interrupted by vertical streets, mainly those of Agias Sofias, Aristotelous, Venizelou and Paleon Patron Germanou.

Around these streets the commercial heart of the town is beating every day.

The market of Thessaloniki presents the newest fashion in clothes, shoes, jewels, accessories and furs.

Especially in Tsimiski you will find clothes and shoes from the top fashion designers of the world. Here you will find modern shops, some of them really luxury with products for every style and pocket.

 

Kalithea Sun & Sky Hotel is a 3* hotel located on the beautiful island of Rhodes, at the coast of Kalithea Bay ¿ Greece; 700m away from the beach and just 6km from Rhodes' town centre. The hotel offers a variety of amenities such as swimming..
Kresten Palace Unrated
The 4 stars KRESTEN PALACE HOTEL built in modern style combined with traditional Rhodian architecture surrounded by 60.000 m2 extensions, offers 285 fully-equipped rooms. Last renovation: winter 2007-08. It is situated on a panoramic hill on the sea with..
The Louis Colossos Beach Hotel in the stunning island of Rhodes is located directly on the beautiful sandy Kallithea beach. On its 60,000 m2 area of landscaped gardens, the hotel offers a world of choices and luxury accommodation. All within the hotel..
Facilities and services include a 24 hour reception, restaurant, bar, swimming pool, children's pool, terrace, children's playground, kid's club, TV room, mini market, internet corner (extra charge), billiard, restaurant and parking. Rooms feature sofa..
Alkyonis hotel is an ideal destination both for holidays and business trips, since it is only 35 km far from the city of Thessaloniki in the western part of the peninsula of Chalkidiki. The hotel services and facilities include a lobby area, reception..
Faros is set on the Kassandra peninsula of Greece, Halkidiki, the resort village of Posidi is home to the welcoming Faros Apartments, a whitewashed complex of only 11 self-catering studio/apartments set in green gardens with olive trees and only 100m..
It is 350 meters from the beach and just a short stroll from Kriopigi Village. 81 km from the International Airport of Thessaloniki. It has rooms with sea or mountain. Guests will enjoy various activities.
This charming resort sits at just 20 metres from the beach and around 80 metres from the main street of the famous resort of Nea Kallikrateia. It is only a 10-minute walk from the bus station and a 15-minute drive from the Petralova Cave and the Mediterranean..
Delightfully placed in the heart of the popular resort of Nea Kallikratia, the Alkyonis Hotel offers simple yet comfortable accommodation that has the beach and all the towns attractions at its doorstep. Guests can make themselves at home in one of the..
General Description: Welcome to Anna Maria Hotel in Pefkohori. The hotel is located 500 m from the sandy and gravel beach. The closest city to the hotel is Kassandria (25 km). Other cities: Poligiros (68 km), Nea Moudania (48 km). To make your stay more..
Churches of Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki is famous for its numerous beautiful churches, large and small, dating from various eras, most notably Byzantine. Most are situated in the Upper City area, which is a warren of quaint, narrow cobbled streets and has become a fashionable..
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