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I woke with the sun blazing through my window feeling refreshed and ready for the day. Tomorrow I leave here on the 11:10 with Whizz air so I am trying to fit a few things in. I got speaking to a bar owner yesterday and there are a couple of gigs going on in town tonight which may be an option. I want to visit the Roman part of town and also the White tower. Thessaloniki is not that big though so I have plenty of time. I got lost again it was amazing. ...
Thessaloniki is like a grid square blocks of shops, cafe, houses and buildings. I like it! It has something soothing and homely about it. There are plenty of people and it does have tourists but the day to day bustle of the locals masks that very well as they go about their business. I took the lets follow the crowd approach and found some amazing places. I was lead to markets, back street hidden local eateries, museums, banks ...
... until the twentieth century when the Greek army marched in, Muslims were forced out, and the Nazis deported and killed the Jews. As the acclaimed historian Mark Mazower follows the city’s inhabitants through plague, invasion, famine, and the disastrous twentieth century, he resurrects a fascinating and vanished world.
We were both glad to have a second full day in Thessaloniki, mostly because the sunshine and brightness were delightful after the dreary weather and rather grey cities we had recently visited. Thessaloniki seemed happy and vibrant after Nis and Sofia, and tourists were made to feel very welcome.
We spent the day exploring Old Thessaloniki, which basically meant just keep walking upwards until you find yourself in a maze of narrow cobbled streets. They weren't ...
... that her beer was not coming in a timely manner. Agreed with her, the Mouse and the BS that 20E and 20 pounds would do for a tip for Vena.
We walked to the tumulus, or burial mound, of Philip II. The contents of the tomb of Philip II, the second greatest find of the 20th c [after the terra cotta warriors at Xian], were discovered on November 19, 1977. Also there was the tomb of Alexander IV, the young son of Alexander the Great.
The museum opened in ...