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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.

 

Surrounded by crystal-clear waters, pine tree forests, picturesque villages and archaeological sites, this hotel is a perfect holiday destination for families searching for relaxation. Nestled on the sandy beaches of the Kassandra Peninsula it offers..
The Calimera Simantro Beach Hotel is a fine property surrounded by a pine forest and pleasant gardens in Kassandra, Halkidiki. The hotel offers an impressive array of facilities for guests to enjoy during their stay including five outdoor swimming pools,..
Chrousso Village is a 3* hotel located in the beautiful area of Halkidiki and on the verdurous corner of the peninsula of Kassandra in Greece. The hotel is close to the beach and offers a variety of amenities such as swimming pools, bars, restaurants,..
Welcome to Simantro Beach Hotel. For those who demand great service, beautiful surroundings, fabulous weather, non-stop entertainment, delicious food, absolute comfort, peace and quiet as well as fun and games, Simantro Beach Hotel is an ideal proposal.The..
Located in Sithonia-gerakini , this popular property offers an ideal place of rest and relaxation.
The awarded member of "Small Luxury Hotels of the World" Hotel opened in 1973 in and renovated in 2009 and consists of 164 rooms and suites in amphitheatrically built main building and several bungalows. The hotels offers following facilities:..
The hotel is located on the beach and surrounded by trees- 30 minutes from Neos Marmaras and 15 minutes away from Nikiti with its charming Old Town. Macedonia International Airport is about 80 minutes from the resort.The hotel combines traditional Greek..
The Elia Apartments are a pleasant set of apartments located within a scenic and tranquil area of flowers and palm trees in Afytos. The apartments are set on a campus totalling over 2,000 square metres and there are a range of facilities to be enjoyed..
1 Double bedKitchenToasterKettleCutleryDishesGlassesMini refrigeratorWiFi (free of charge)Safe deposit box (free of charge)Individually controlled Air conditionSatellite TVBathtub or showerHairdryerBalcony or terraceSelf Catering The story behind Flegra¿s..
The four-star hotel Flegra Palace is built in the middle of a lush 10,000-m2 garden. It is surrounded by a flourish picturesque landscape, situated at a mere distance of 150m from the beach and 500m from the city center of Pefkohori village. Nearby, there..
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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