Vergina Hotel Thessaloniki
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... the crowd to be attentive. The Bishop (Metropolitan) dressed in gold capped by a diamond miter sparkled like stars while he sat on the throne to the left reminding the crowd that St. Gregory Palamas had right of honor, as his predecessor, to sit at the throne on the right side. He spoke as though the saint was sitting across from him --- as he was. At least 18 priests stood in the midst of it all - cloaked in the finest cloth.
I was ...
... I was very grateful,
it meant that we would be experiencing the actual culture, not a replicated
parody. Upstairs was our table, tucked away in the corner where we could still
hear one another over the music. I ordered myself a drink. Now my Greek is not
only sufficient enough to order without flaw, it has started to pick up native
habits. For example, in English you might say “What’s up?” That wouldn’t make
sense to anyone who ...
... Shabtai himself and his Polish wife Sara who both converted to Islam, eventually settled in Salonika. They remained there as a separate, Kabbalah-inflected community, until well into the 20th century when Greece forced out its Muslims.
Today’s Jewish community in Salonika is modest in size. Estimates range from 1000 to 4000 people. But it remains a living, functioning, unique Jewish community. The Shabbat service I attended was quite ...
We enjoyed the night spent in Alexandropoulis and were very impressed with the city and the little hotel we found.
It is another gorgeous day, so we decided to stop in the ancient city of Philippi, which is just 15 km off the main road back to Thessaloniki. This was another very interesting ruin that had been carefully preserved and restored. We visited the museum ...
... blue plastic bag go around the circle at least 25 times before they actually load ours onto the belt. Shortly afterwards we were escorted to a coach bus and got our first glimpse of Greek driving, which would be nothing compared to what we faced later. Megan and I ended up being in separate buildings :( but the buildings are kind of across from each other so it's like a 30 second walk from one to the other. So after I met my new roommate Kyle, from ...