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Inside Background
Architecture in Thessaloniki spans centuries and empires, but it is easy to...
Last edited: 23 August 2009
Thessaloniki suffers primarily from the same types of crime as most...
Last edited: 7 March 2008
Thessaloniki is the name of Alexander the Great’s sister, whose husband founded...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
Mark Mazower’s Salonica: City of Ghosts should be at the top of any...
Last edited: 6 October 2010
Thessaloniki’s Mediterranean climate means that winters are warm and rainy...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
thessaloniki has a lot to offer for fine dining. there are all shorts of places...
Last edited: 8 February 2011
Inside Transportation
  Thessaloniki centre is about 16 km away from the airport. Apart from the car...
Last edited: 31 May 2016
The only choice for public transportation in Thessaloniki is by public buses...
Last edited: 18 March 2016
Inside Things to Do
The first thing to remember when visiting Thessaloniki is that you should try...
Last edited: 11 October 2007
Thessaloniki was voted one of the top 10 ultimate party cities in the world by...
Last edited: 22 July 2013
Being a seat of both Greek and Roman power, Thessaloniki has been a sporting...
Last edited: 22 July 2006
The Athonos Square is in the center of the city. There are a lot of beautiful...
Last edited: 21 March 2009
Take advantage of the lovely weather and enjoy the blue sea! Right in front of...
Last edited: 14 September 2012
Want to drive from Thessaloniki to Kastoria?  Some travelers who have done it...
Last edited: 22 April 2011
Inside Dining Scene
the street is called Palaion Patron Germanou
Last edited: 29 May 2009
Inside Greece: For Foreign Visitors
Greece is another one of several European countries that uses the Euro as...
Last edited: 13 May 2015
General Emergency number in Greece is 112. This number can be called when faced...
Last edited: 13 May 2015
Good Morning - Kalimera (pron. cally-mare-ah) Good afternoon/evening...
Last edited: 5 June 2016
Phone cards can be purchased from small shops in every city, as well as street...
Last edited: 24 June 2016
Many Greek hotel stays include breakfast in the room rate. A 16% service fee is...
Last edited: 8 March 2016
There are several options for getting from the Athens airport to downtown but...
Last edited: 1 September 2016
Before actually posting on the forums there are a few things that really help...
Last edited: 2 October 2015
This “inside page” is not designed to be critical of Greece or the Greeks.  It...
Last edited: 3 March 2016
In most Greek hotels, you must insert your room key into a slot by the door to...
Last edited: 10 June 2015
No noticeable impact outside Athens from recent political events.  All flights...
Last edited: 27 August 2012
Many visitors hop between islands during their visit in Greece. Traveling by...
Last edited: 4 June 2016
Pharmacies in Greece have different opening hours to some other countries...
Last edited: 3 March 2016
Greece is a country with thousands of years of culture. Before you decide where...
Last edited: 15 July 2016
One of the commonest questions first-time visitors to Greece ask is “is it true...
Last edited: 3 December 2009