Sun Beach Hotel
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- TV Channel One Russia
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Thessaloniki
... on the hill over looking the Port and City. We arrived at the top around lunchtime and instead of opting to lunch at one of the many Tourist cafes, we walked a bit around the corner and found a nice little place run by a guy and his 2 daughters, with the wife out the back cooking. Despite Ashlee's warnings to us about over ordering, we kept Mumma busy, and the food flowed. From the lookout we could see this magnificent ...
... 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.
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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 ...
... is a bit cool and dark, perfect for a gravesite. The archaeologist dug down 5m, another 5m and finally a further 3m before striking paydirt. No pix were allowed in spite of the fact most of the key finds were under glass.
There were a collection of tombs in the tumulus. Tomb IV had been looted. There was also a heroon or shrine. Tomb 1, housing local royalty, was also looted. It had an impressive painting along one wall involving Persephone's plight in having to ...
... this time as more had arrived that day and late the night before. This time we ordered some traditional Greek dishes. Unfortunately I can't even tell you the names right now, because I don't remember what they were. All I know is Greeks love their meat, and I love their food. It's a good relationship. However, I don't know how happy I'll be when I get back to America and step on the scale, but with walking everywhere, I'm hoping it won't be an issue.
We went ...