Golden Star Hotel Thessaloniki
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... over to the south and decided to take a closer inspection. After eventually finding it, we were disappointed to find it closed, but we still had a look around the outside of it. Then ... Along came George. An old Greek guy who obviously treasured the place. We thought he was going to tell us to move on, but instead insisted that he open the side door and show us inside. It was spectacular inside, with the only thing more ...
... 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 ...
... of oak leaves of 24 karat gold weighing about 3 pounds. In the tomb with him were a magnificent shield of gold, leather and ivory, his sword, his tunic and his shin guards. There were pitchers of gold and cups and others vessels all of gold or silver. It was really spectacular. There were also graves of Alexander's son, Alexander IV and Persephone.
After touring the royal tombs we drove back to thessaloniki. Tonight we eat at the grill.
... are crazy. There are a bunch of huge wigs and brightly colored outfits. The costumes don't even have to make sense. Just a mask will even do.
Arriving at school Thursday morning there were dozens of masks lying out for us to take. All day at school there were people walking around with neon animal masks. To be honest, I didn't even recognize some people when they had their masks on, and it really threw me for a loop when I walked into class not being ...