Thessaloniki holiday rentals
As Greece’s second largest city next to Athens, Thessalonki has a lot to offer tourists and locals alike. Thessaloniki is located on the Thermaic Gulf, at the northwest corner of the Aegean Sea. The city has given Greece some of its greatest musicians and artists, probably because of the fun and care free vibe the city has, there is always something happening, just ask the locals! From festivals to beaches to historical sites, there’s so much to see, you won’t want to leave!
Feel as though you’ve gone back in time when you book a holiday in Thessaloniki
For those who love to experience the local architecture and history whilst on holiday, there are various archaeological sites and archaic architecture for you to enjoy, all located in the vicinity to any holiday home in Thessaloniki. To name a few monuments, the Ottoman monuments, Byzantine monuments and there’s the beautiful Vasilissis Olgas Avenue and the Royal Theatre. If you want to experience the local cuisine and authentic Greek atmosphere, various local markets are open around the city most mornings. Old and new are in harmony in this town. The Arch of Galerius, another fantastic 4th-century monument, overlooks the busy shopping centre of Egnatia. The White Tower, on the waterfront is a great visit and at night it is illuminated. On the water front it is possible to go for long walks and cycling. At night, this city comes to life with cocktail bars, clubs and music rife.
There are different quarters in Thessaloniki and they are like little worlds of their own, with different cultures in each and different vibes to experience. Climb up to the Byzantine walls and take in the whole of Thessaloniki at sunset. There is also Serres and Drama nearby to visit.
Let Thessaloniki take you on a journey – through sites and tastes
If you prefer to be taken on a tour on your holiday rather than find your own way, there are various tours in Thessaloniki that will provide you with the best sites the city has to offer. There are day tours such as the Meteora half day tour from Kalambaka or various hiking tours. It is possible to take a 3 day tour to Pelion Peninsula from Athens. In theevening, you could go on the ‘Sunset on Meteroa Rocks’ tour, if you’re feeling romantic. If you appreciate trying out the local cuisine when you go on holiday there’s the Meteora food and wine tour.