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Aristotelous 9, Thessaloniki 546 24, Greece
Hop up to the restaurant and deck for a drink, a coffee or lunch at the five- star Electra Palace Hotel overlooking Aristotle Square. Then spend a few pleasant hours walking around the beautiful pleasant city of Thessaloniki. here are some...
Thessaloniki 546 24, Greece
Aristotelous Square is definitely one of the most beautiful corners of Thessaloniki, the second largest city of Greece! The square was designed in the early 19th century and was completed around 1960. Today it is the largest square in Thessaloniki...
Adigonidon 13, Thessaloniki 546 30, Greece
Any trip to Halkidiki in Greece should start in Thessonaliki. We it almost has to as the airport is nearby. Take a walk along the sea front promenade to the Lefkos Pyrgos or the White Tower. Built in the late 15th century over a Byzantine tower by...
Charalampou Mouskou, Thessaloniki 546 34, Greece
All the way at the top higher point of Thessaloniki are ancient walls from the Byzantine Empire. It's worth it to take a cheap tour bus and head up to the top, then walk down back to the main part of the city. This taverna isn't anything special....
Leof. Nikis 77, Thessaloniki 546 21, Greece
I love this shot. All along the coast of Thessaloniki you'll find a pedestrian-friendly waterway divided by a street filled with constant traffic in and out of the city. The White Tower was once the center of a Byzantine fortification that...
Egnatia 144, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
This arch was actually part of a larger, long structure that lead to an ancient church known as the Rotunda of Galerius. A small park leads you to what's left of the Rotunda, but much of the structure of the arch was removed over time, with what...
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