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Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika

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Many important Monuments to the historical memory

Thessaloniki is an open museum.For example the Byzantine Baths in Thessaloniki are the only ones to... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2019
maria v
Athens, Greece
history at its best

you need to find a guide book and read about this place .Can you imagine the real times when it was... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Yoav K
Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

Thessaloniki is an open museum.For example the Byzantine Baths in Thessaloniki are the only ones to have survived in Greece. They are situated in Ano Poli.Also the Byzantine wall of Thessaloniki follows the Roman one.UNESCO has declared 15

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank maria v
Reviewed 18 September 2018

you need to find a guide book and read about this place .Can you imagine the real times when it was constructed and the time you just visited it. Amazing !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yoav K
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I visited each and every UNESCO site in Thessaloniki on my 1 day personal tour. It was what I set out to do and I thoroughly enjoyed it. I met so many interesting people with stories along the way and was amazed by these very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

It's quite a nice experience to be able to walk through or past such old buildings. There are some beautiful carvings on the building.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lizgorgeous
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Thessaloniki is a beautiful city with great sea, restaurants, shopping, above all people...but there are also plenty of valuable Christian and Byzantine monuments worth visiting. Enjoy this amazing Greek gem!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Savvas123
Reviewed 13 August 2018

An interesting monument you would understand nothing about if it weren't for the travel guidebook you are probably reading as you walk through Thessaloniki! Don't the Greeks realise how many people travel to their country out of love for their great monuments?

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Norma D
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Check out the many Byzantine churches around the arch. Also the small ones. For me, the tourist highlights of Thessaloniki (in addition to the food, of course). Skip the boring Greek-only exhibition in the White Tower.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank csaba10
Reviewed 16 February 2018

A beautiful roman monument in the center of the city! Make sure you pass by. It is also close to Rotonda Roman Temple

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank pantelisp1991
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The Arch of Galerius sits right next to a very busy street on the edge of the square leading to the Rotunda and the Palace of Galeirus. It's in relatively good shape despite being thousands of years old.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

The monument is of extreme importance to the country and city. The taxi driver brought it to my attention. My wife explained it fully as we drove by

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael R
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