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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.

 

With a stay at Hotel Tropical in Kassandra (Haniotis), you'll be close to Pefkochori Pier. This hotel is within the vicinity of Pefkochori Lagoon and Xenia Beach.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 42 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes..
This complex is located 2 km from the village of Metamorfosis in Sithonia and within a short walk of the beach. Nea Moudania is around 30 km away and it is some 90 km to Thessaloniki Airport.This beach apartment complex is built in a village style and..
Public bus service just in front of the hotel. The airport is within 1 1/2 hours drive. Beach resort with 88 rooms in one main building, 2 further buildings and several bungalows. The main building features lobby, reception, lounge, satellite TV, bar,..
Situated in the traditional village of Afitos, the Zeus Hotel Apartments is a simple property offering a comfortable base within easy walking distance of the beach where you can while away the hours soaking up some sun.    The rustic village..
Boasting an ideal setting in the coastal resort of Afytos, the Achtis Hotel offers higher quality accommodation that provides an excellent base to explore the charm and rich culture the area has to give. Guests can make themselves at home in one of the..
Achtis Hotel rests in an enchanted blossomed garden with an artificial pond with all the fish turtles in Kassandra, the most western Peninsular of Halkidiki and nearest to Thessaloniki. Offering magical sunsets and a spectacular view of the village and..
Afitis Boutique Hotel is nestled perfectly on a private golden powdery beach overlooking the endless turquoise waters of Toroneos Gulf. The boutique Afitis Boutique Hotel synthesises a magnificent scenery of a true serenity, exuding an air of sophistication..
The Akti Ouranoupolis hotel is located in Ouranoupolis, Chalikidiki. The hotel has been built to the most stringent modern specifications, to serve its guests in luxurious comfort. Its air conditioned rooms with their elegant modern wooden furniture are..
This hotel is set just above a beautiful cove with a smooth sandy beach descending gently to the water edge and a 2 km stretch of natural sand. It is located in a glorious and peaceful setting in a rural environment- south of the cosmopolitan Kallithea..
Alexander the Great Beach Hotel is an impressive superior-level hotel situated overlooking the sandy Kriopigi beach. The main feature of this hotel has to be its large swimming pool with sun terrace overlooking the beautiful blue waters of the sea. Set..
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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