Electra Palace Hotel Thessaloniki
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Today, we boarded a flight from Athens heading north to Greece's second largest city, Thessaloniki. Thessaloniki is located in Macedonia, of which it is the capital city and the gateway to the Balkans. It's also known as the culture capital of Greece with many art, film, music and street festivals taking place here throughout the year.
... luggage at a charming little hotel and took a bus tour to orient ourselves, then began to walk to the sites we wanted to visit. As we walked, huge gray clouds began queuing up to take turns watering. We dashed for the nearest cafe and encountered a trim man in his 50's? skillfully playing the saxophone. We thoroughly enjoyed the pleasant sounds of mellow sax with lively rain. But the real treat was our conversation with the sax player who described ...
... outside pool, listening to the rain’s soft murmur..The rain stopped later in the afternoon so we decided to take a short stroll to the nearby park. Nothing more refreshing than the smell of wet dirt! I couldn’t help but think there’s a charm to any sort of outing as it relaxes us and allows batteries to be recharged.
Coming back to the hotel we made sure to spend some ...
Vacation on a cruise ship has its own fan club all over the world! I've never tried it before myself till yesterday that I had the chance to be toured on and get acquainted with what it has to offer. The cruise ship is called "Crystal" and belongs to Louis Cruises. The company focuses on cruises within the Aegean Sea, offering Greek and Turkish port stops.
So here’s my ...
... while trying to avoid the scurrying pedestrians and the local confident transport. Our apartment was on the seventh floor of a production line of building blocks, and conveniently had a parking garage below. Sometime (frustratingly quite sometime) later, the kids were parked and ready for their new parents to arrive.
Neil and Noel braved the public transport system and eventually located us, where there was excitable conversation all evening about ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsElectra Palace Hotel Thessaloniki
We had a lovely room facing the sea that was clean and comfortable, Location is perfect for seeing all of the sights in Thessaloniki and the hotel staff very helpful!
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