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Updated September 12, 2018 no comments

Trip to Thessaloniki region

To reach the Thessaloniki region, from Belgrade, you can travel by car through two main roads. From Belgrade it is almost 15% shorter road and cheaper to travel through Bulgaria, but it is safer to travel through Macedonia. This "safer" refers exclusively to traffic safety. The route through Bulgaria is...

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peraia thessaloniki (11)
Updated August 22, 2018 no comments

Perea

Perea is a suburb of Thessaloniki, only 25km away from the city center. The town is famous for its several kilometers long beach, and along the entire beach there are restaurants, tavernas, bars and, of course, a promenade where you can go for a walk for hours. The town of...

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Updated August 22, 2018 no comments

Thessaloniki region

Stavros, Paralia Vrasna, Nea Vrasna and Asprovalta belong to the so-called Thessaloniki region in Central Macedonia. These are very popular tourist resorts that are flooded with tourists during the summer. These places are a favorite choice for families, and prices for accommodation are somewhat more affordable than on the...

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agia marina stavros olimpiada (1)
Updated August 22, 2018 no comments

Agia Marina

Only 10 kilometers from Stavros, on the 75th kilometer of the old road Thessaloniki – Kavala exactly , right next to the main road, there is the church of Agia Marina. It was built in the 18th century. A legend says that in that area a priest had his...

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Updated February 5, 2018 no comments

Stavros

Stavros is located in Strimonikos Bay and is about 70km from Thessaloniki. It takes only 40 minutes of driving from Thessaloniki airport to Stavros. Stavros is surrounded by hills and abundant forests. It's located at the base of the mountain, and is due to the rose of the wind known...

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kalamaria thessaloniki (1)
Updated January 23, 2018 no comments

Kalamaria in Thessaloniki

One of the most beautiful parts of Thessaloniki, Kalamaria, was named after our princess Mara Brankovic, daughter of despot Djuradj Brankovic and Byzantine princess Irina Kantakuzine. Mara among the ordinary people was highly respected, not only because of her status and wealth, but also as a very capable, generous and...

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Updated January 23, 2018 2 comments

Katsamaka tavern

This small tavern in the city center offers a wide selection of local specialties roasted on charcoal. Of course, first of all we recommend gyros, and then kontosuvli (pork on a spit), chicken, giblets. Given that there are really rare fast food restaurants with homemade gyros, I recommend that...

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