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THE CAVE OF ST. GEORGE!!

The Cave of St. George is the major tourist attraction of the city of Kilkis; it is ranked among the most remarkable caves in Greece and it offers the visitors a unique experience. Especially if it is combined with a visit to the Paleontological Museum, which displays the cave’s findings. It is located at the […]

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EXPLORE FALAKRO MOUNTAIN!!

Falakro mountain, a trademark of the Prefecture of Drama, comprises of a complex of three massifs: «Aghio Pnevma” (1629 meters high, located at the NW side, “Aghios Pavlos” (1768 meters high) to the SW and “Prophet Ilias” (2232 meters high), located at the East side and surrounded by the peaks “Vardena” and “Chionotrypa”. Because of […]

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SPORTS MUSEUM OF THESSALONIKI!!

The Sports Museum was established in Thessaloniki in 1998 with the support of the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Macedonia – Thrace, the Special Secretariat for Sports, Athletic Unions and Associations of Local Authorities. In 2001, the Museum transformed into a non-profit private institution, named “SPORT MUSEUM of THESSALONIKI”. In January 2008, the International […]

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VERIA: THE “LITTLE JERUSALEM” OF BYZANTINE!!

The city of Veria between the 11th and 14th century was one of the most important Byzantine centers in Macedonia, with cultural influences directly from Istanbul, a tradition that was maintained until the end of the Ottoman Empire. The impressively large number of Byzantine and post-Byzantine churches gave the city the nickname “Little Jerusalem” and […]

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THE MONASTIR SYNAGOGUE IN THESSALONIKI!!

Children held the flag of Israel. Odes and hymns for David flooded throughout the synagogue. Hands held the Mezuzah parchments of prayer inscribed with religious texts, including those of Rabbi Aaron Israel, Chief Turkish Rabbi Hakham Bashi Ishak Haleva and Israeli Ambassador to Greece, Irit Ben-Abba. The Jewish heikal (sanctuary) opened again. Hymns accompanied the […]

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THE NOESIS SCIENCE CENTER IN THESSALONIKI!!

The Noesis Science Center and Technology Museum is an important cultural and educational organization founded in 2001. Its main objective is to offer its visitors opportunities to learn about and understand science and technology, as well as intervene in matters of technical culture. It is a direct descendant of the Technical Museum of Thessaloniki and […]

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THE CATHOLIC CHURCH OF IMMACULATE CONCEPTION IN THESSALONIKI!!

In the center of Thessaloniki in Fragon St in one of the most historic corners of the city lies a temple that will pleasantly surprise those who will discover it… Hidden among tall, modern constructions the Temple of the Immaculate Conception (devoted to Virgin Mary) represents an entirely different style and philosophy in a city […]

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