Thessaloniki - comprehensive tourist guide

    arnaia greece (7)

    Arnea is a very vivid town located about 70km from Thessaloniki and 38km from Poligiros. Earlier it belonged to Chalkidiki, and since 2011 to the municipality of Aristotelis. The city has about 7,000 inhabitants and is located at 600m above sea level, on the north side of the Holomontas Mountain. Due to...

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    nimfopetres greece (4)
    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Nimfopetres - an unusual park

    If you're planning your summer vacation in the Thessaloniki region or you're travelling in the direction of Kavala and Thassos, we suggest taking a small break by the lake Volvi, and all you need to do is make a small turn from the Egnatia highway to a park named Nimfopetres. Nimfopetra...

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    waterland thessaloniki (4)
    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Waterland water park in Thessaloniki

    Waterland water park in Thessaloniki is located outside of town, near Mediterranean Cosmos shopping center. The park is not very new, but it's well kept, clean and neat and every summer it's a pleasure to many, both children and adults. In case you've visited some big water parks in Turkey and Europe,...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Rouga tavern

    Rouga is our favorite tavern in Thessaloniki. We found it by recommendation, and after our first visit, we realized that we would visit it whenever we could. It is located in a small, winding street downtown. Unless you know it exists, you probably would never get to it. The street is...

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    agnanti stavros

    Thessaloniki region (Stavros, Nea Vrasna, Asprovalta) is well located for sightseeing in the region as well as in other surrounding areas. In addition to the famous beaches around Olympiada, we suggest you to visit also the Ammolofi beach located in Nea Peramos, according to Kavala. It is one of the most...

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    Zejtinlik - Sprsko vojničko groblje 5
    Updated April 18, 2020.

    Zeitenlik - Serbian military cemetery

    Serbian Soldiers Cemetery Zeitenlik is in Thessaloniki. Within the cemetery, there are graves of Serbian, French, Italian, English and Russian soldiers killed in the battles and the breakthrough of the Thessaloniki frontline. From the center of Thessaloniki, drive to the end of Egnatia Street (the main street in Thessaloniki), i.e. Vardaris...

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    edessa (8)
    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Stavros

    One piece of advice for those in the Olympic region and in the car. If it is a rainy day and worth a visit in nice weather too, start the car and head to Vergina (about 50km). There is a wonderful and huge museum with the tomb of Philip of...

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    Updated March 31, 2020.

    Thessaloniki region

    Stavros, Paralia Vrasna, Nea Vrasna and Asprovalta belong to the Thessaloniki region in Central Macedonia. These very popular tourist resorts are flooded with tourists during the summer are a favourite choice for families and accommodation prices are more affordable than on the islands or Halkidiki. The nearest town to Thessaloniki and...

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    greek salad

    In Thessaloniki region, you can buy great local products at cheaper prices than in the islands and in Halkidiki. Arnea is known for its honey, so if you're looking for quality honey, look for the store named Georgaka, but we believe that some shops along the coast probably sell their products...

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    stavros thessaloniki 1

    Thessaloniki region has been one of the most popular for summer holidays. Places in this region are Stavros, Nea Vrasna, Paralia Vrasna and Asprovalta. All these places are extremely close to each other and extend over the coast 12km long. This whole stretch is almost a continuous beach, quite wide and...

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