New section about Thessaloniki
Category: Greeka News
Posted by Greeka on 04 Nov 2009
Continuing the long effort to expand its site and to give new options to its visitors, Greeka.com is tirelessly adding new tourism destinations in Greece and the Greek islands. This time, it was the turn of Thessaloniki, the second largest city of Greece and a popular destination all year round.
Offering information about the culture, history, architecture, museums, churches and other sections that visitors will find useful and providing a large collection of photos, the portal of Thessaloniki is ready for you to explore it!
This lively city, located in northern Greece, is particularly famous for its ancient sites, the Byzantine churches, which have been included in the list of Unesco World Heritage Monuments, and the vibrant nightlife that begins early in the evening and lasts till the early hours. Thessaloniki also hosts some very important world festivals, such as the International Trade Fair and the International Film Festival, both in autumn, which add a special characteristic in its modern culture.
The town also gets very popular because it serves as a transportation hub for Northern Greece and for its closeness to beautiful beach resorts, like Halkidiki, Pieria and Kavala.