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... s Greece's second biggest city. We are not sure what to expect - whether it would still be open with the Greek economy in disarray. Everything is fine, but we did remember to stock up with Euros before we left Istanbul just to be sure. Thessaloniki is just like a mini Athens but without the monuments. Didn't appear to be much there in the way of sightseeing or activities, so we decided to take a leisurely 6km walk/climb to the old ...
... receive the Eucharist in the sanctuary, an honor afforded me by one of the priests I befriended. And, I accepted. Slowly and methodically I weaved my way through the throng of worshipers, occasionally nudged from behind with an occasional elbow to the ribs and entered the sanctuary by the door to the right and behold -- I was in! I made it! And, I came face to face with television flood lights. That’s right -- the local TV station had ...
... talented buskers along the way. One guy is playing the trumpet in one hand, an accordion in the other and plating the cymbals with his feet, and he was playing some great music.
There was a troop of drummers marching along the board walk and would have had 100 peolpe following them. They were very good as well. Tomorrow i leave for Belgrade, Serbia
... 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 ...
... They love giving us free sweets when we come into their shops. I don't know if it's because we stand out so badly, but they stare at us as we walk by, but always want to interact with us.
With this being my first time exploring the city, we got a little lost on the way back, but we eventually found our way. At least other people in my group are good at navigating. We had a little bit of chill time before our next Greek dinner. It was an even bigger group ...