TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Moryllos Thessaloniki
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... where thousands more watched it - live - from the comfort of their homes.
It was truly spectacular and worthy of bragging. Unfortunately, it was pouring rain outside. So much so that the relics were not carried on the shoulders of military personnel throughout city neighborhoods as is the custom of today’s holiday. But that’s ok….I have enough to absorb and process for a long time.
Tomorrow - I depart for ...
How do you describe a
different country? It's completely new. Not a new state. Not a new place to
eat. It is completely new and incomparable, but I will do my best!
On Monday we left for Thessaloniki. We would leave the city
of Athens by train. So our pack left the Backpackers hostel once again in
search of more adventure. The, by now second nature, navigation to the metro
was easily found and we arrived at the train station. Here we stood as a ...
... knowledgable, and interested in their own heritage.
It was a beautiful introduction on a brief visit to Thessaloniki. I regretfully declined to stay for the young people’s gathering at 9 PM as I had an early morning the next day. As I walked back to my hotel through the large plazas that lead from the sea to the Roman antiquities I was tired but full, and pleased to have had the chance to connect to this very intriguing Jewish community. A Shabbat to remember. ...
... and Egypt. He was subsequently consecrated Archbishop of Myra as the fourth century began. He was imprisoned during the persecutions of Diocletian and released by Constantine after his ascension to emperor. Nicholas was noted for his defense of Orthodoxy against the Arians. He is ...
... sustain myself other than food, like towels, dish soap, toilet paper, dishes, etc. I don't need to go on, I'm pretty sure you get the idea.
My most expensive and cherished purchase was my pillow. Ugh. My pillow. I don't think I've ever been so excited to have a good pillow in my life. But that night, it was glorious. MUCH better than the cotton ball stuffed mesh that I'd been sleeping on for the two nights before. Plus! PLUS I got a real blanket. Something that I ...