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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.

 

Situated just 30 m away from the beach of Ouranoupolis with fantastic views to the Aegean Sea, the hotel is located close to Mount Athos, the Holy Mountain. Neighbouring Amouliani Island can be visited by boat. The hotel features 24-hour reception, concierge..
This hotel is located in the most charming village of Kassandra in Afytos on Moudounou Beach. The centre of Afytos is just some 100 m away- where guests will find restaurants- bars and shops. Afytos is a traditional village with 28 centuries of history...
** Awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013 ** The white suites resort is a luxury beachside hotel that can be found on the western-most peninsula of Halkidiki. Each of the rooms is designed to embody a contemporary style whilst still remaining..
This family hotel is located just 2 minutes from the town of Ouranoupolis- built on the most beautiful beach in the area- with an exceptional view towards Mount Athos- the tower of Ouranoupolis and Ammouliani Island. Thessaloniki Airport is approximately..
Xenia Ouranoupoli is a superior-level resort hotel situated within walking distance of the resort of Ouranoupoli and set directly in front of the beach. The hotel is comprised of rustic and interesting buildings scattered around attractive gardens and..
Xenia Ouranoupoli is a superior-level resort hotel situated within walking distance of the resort of Ouranoupoli and set directly in front of the beach. The hotel is comprised of rustic and interesting buildings scattered around attractive gardens and..
The Acrotel Athena Pallas Village is a fabulous 5 star hotel and spa located on the beautiful beach of Elia in Halkidiki, Greece. This luxury hotel really does have all you will need to an amazing holiday to remember. This property is set in the shadow..
Property Location With a stay at Aegean Melathron Thalasso Spa Hotel in Kassandra (Halkidiki), you'll be convenient to Kalithea Beach. This 5-star hotel is within the region of Chaniotis Beach and Pefkochori Pier. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of..
Aegean Melathron is a luxury, 5-Star hotel and a member of the Aegean Star Hotels Group. It is situated in the Peninsula of Cassandra, at Chalkidiki, which is a steady centre of attraction for thousands of visitors both from Greece and abroad. It is located..
Aegean Melathron is a luxury- 5-Star hotel and a member of the Aegean Star Hotels Group. It is situated in the Peninsula of Cassandra- at Chalkidiki- which is a steady centre of attraction for thousands of visitors both from Greece and abroad. It is located..
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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