• Sightseeing Thessaloniki Sightseeing Thessaloniki

    The Sightseeing Thessaloniki is offering a bus tour that is passing through the center of the city. It is a hop on hop off bus tour, which supports eight languages and visits many of the most famous touristic attractions that exist in Thessaloniki’s center. The price varies depending if the traveler will choose a one … read more

  • Train Tour Thessaloniki Train Tour

    The Sightseeing Thessaloniki, is offering a train tour that is passing through monuments and archaeological places that exist in the center of the city. It is a one way tour which is usually chosen from families with small children. The tour lasts 45minutes and runs every 60 minutes. The price varies depending if the passenger … read more

  • Historic Walking Tour History Walks

    There are various history guided walks for Thessaloniki. Walks that present Thessaloniki’s history through its monuments, old squares, Roman and Ottoman age historic monuments and buildings. The history walks are a ‘must do’ for visitors who love history and would like to get a feeling of the cultural influences that have formed Thessaloniki city to … read more

  • Thessaloniki Photography Museum Museum of Photography

    Thessaloniki’s Museum of Photography is located at the port (Warehouse A, Dock 1st). The Museum was founded in 1998 and runs under the supervision of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports. Its mission is to present the different stages of photography as they appear today and through the time in combination with different types … read more

  • Teloglion Institution of Arts Teloglion Institution of Arts

    The Teloglion Foundation of Art is located in the North-West end of the Aristotle University. It was founded in 1972, when the art collection and the entire property of Nestor and Aliki Telloglou were donated to the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. In the years to come more collections were donated to the foundation by other … read more

  • Roman Agora Market Museum Roman Agora Market Museum

    The Roman Market was revealed in the early 60s. It is located above Aristotelous square and was the main center of Thessaloniki during the Roman times. In the center of the market there is a large open space. Two main complexes of the market survived through time: 1. The Odeon ( conservatory ) which is … read more

Starters Greek Mezes

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Olives & Olives Pasta No rating results yet

Olive Oils Greece is famous for the quality and taste of its olives and of course its olive oil. In Greece currently 115,000 tons of olives are produced annually. The varieties which are grown are several. This is influenced by the climatic conditions that exist per region in Greece. When you visit Greece [...]

Bougiourdi No rating results yet

Bougiourdi Starter The Bougiourdi is a unique delicacy for those who love cheese. Made in the oven by means of a small ceramic pan. The main ingredients are feta cheese, yellow hard cheese, green pepper and spicy green pepper, tomato, oregano and olive oil. The feta cheese comes first in ceramic pot and [...]

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Red Peppers | Florinis The Florina peppers is a nice and cool taste appetizer that escorts numerous Greek dishes and you will be able to find it in almost all the Greek restaurants. The preparation process is very simple. Prerequisites are, a special variety of oblong red peppers which are known in Greece [...]

Spicy Cheese | Tyrokafteri No rating results yet

Spicy Cheese | Tyrokafteri The spicy cheese | tyrokafteri is an appetizer that accompany meats but also seafood and is very nice appetizer for ouzo. Made from the Greek feta cheese, which is slurred several times with a fork and small pieces of chilli green peppers previously cooked on the grill. Of course [...]

Oyster Mushrooms | Plevrotous No rating results yet

Oyster mushrooms with olive oil and lemon juice Oyster mushrooms (in Greek called Plevrotous) are a favorite delicacy for the Greeks. It is a relatively new snack that entered in their eating habits during the last a decade, simultaneously basically with the time this mushroom variety started to be produced in the Greek [...]

Garlic Sauce | Skordalia No rating results yet

Garlic Sauce | Skordalia The garlic sauce (in greek called skordalia) is an appetizer that mainly escorts some types of fish and seafood and also some vegetables such as beets and zucchini. The preparation is very simple and you can find it in three different variations. The main natural ingredient in all three [...]

Fried Courgettes No rating results yet

Fried Courgettes One of the favorite appetizers (or otherwise mezes) for the Greeks is the fried courgettes. The fried courgettes are consumed all year round culminating mostly during the summer period since during this season it is mostly available and produced in Greece outside from the greenhouses. The delicacy is basically zucchini cut [...]

Tzatziki No rating results yet

Tzatziki The tzatziki is a very popular Greek appetizer which usually accompany the Greek dishes during the summer months, especially when in the launch or dinner seafood is included. The recipe is very simple and contains yogurt (Greek type - slightly astringent), small pieces of cucumber, garlic, salt and vinegar. Sometimes it also [...]