Travel Blogs from Thessaloniki
... in, I headed for dinner at the same taverna I visited on my first night there. The meal again was delicious. The intention after that was to chill at the hostel before bed. I instead headed out with a few from the hostel to watch the Brazil game in the student district of Thessaloniki. Despite the score the atmosphere of the area was great.
At full time it was time to head back to the hostel and some sleep as I had to get up to catch my flight the next day.
... 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 ...
The weather signs were clear since early morning… cloudy and rainy despite the fact we’re in the heart of springtime… yet.,, we woke up with an urge of a short outing, just enough for a change of our images and impressions.We started off from Thessaloniki and set off Kalikrateia as our destination.
It’s a small, seashore town of Halkidiki around 30 kilometers away.
We were ...
... br> Public areas are large, luxurious and designed with the passengers’ comfort in mind. The crew was always around, available to answer any question at any given time!
This first visit of mine on a cruiser was an exciting experience! It made me think of cruising as a completely different way of vacation, out of the ordinary. Cruising offers the comfort and luxuries of a 5 ...
... the ruins. What we can see is some of the churches, which were built in the 14th century before the Ottomans arrived. When the Ottomans came, they changed some of the churches to mosques and built a lot of covered markets and hamams. In the 18th and 19th centuries, the Italians, French, and Turkish people in the city had trouble saying the "th" sound, so some people still call the place Saloniki because of that. There are several ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility