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Thematic Park in Thessaloniki Goes Jurassic (photos)

Twenty huge dinosaurs have taken up their positions at pavilion 5 in Thessaloniki's International Exhibition Centre. The most popular, Tyrannosaurus Rex, may even take...

Greek Navy Band Steals Limelight with ‘Despacito’ Performance (video)

The Greek Navy band gave an unforgettable performance in the centre of Thessaloniki during events organized by the Navy in honor of Admiral Nikolaos Votsis;...

Thessaloniki by Night: More than 25,000 Runners Participate in Half Marathon (photos)

More than 25,000 professional and amateur runners took part in the Thessaloniki night half Marathon on Saturday night. Dubbed as the largest street party in...

Historic Battleship Averoff in Thessaloniki (video)

The battleship 'Averoff', the most historic ship in the Greek navy, is visiting the city of Thessaloniki for the first time since the end...

Rare Pictures of 20th Century Thessaloniki go on Display

Twentieth century Thessaloniki is presented through 160 rare photographs, mostly black and white, in a new glossy photo album published by the Cultural Society...

Polish Tourists Launch Innovative Way of Sightseeing in Greece

A group of Polish tourists was spotted in the center of Thessaloniki driving a tractor which in turn was pulling a caravan. The unusual scene...

Traffickers Abandon Dozens of Migrants on Highway Near Thessaloniki

A group of migrants was abandoned on Egnatia highway near Thessaloniki, on Wednesday morning. Police say that the group of 37 migrants from Iraq, Syria,...

First Picture of Thessaloniki Seaside Walls from 1860 Sees Light of Day

The photo of Thessaloniki circa 1860; when the city still had seaside walls, that was published by photographer Zacharias Semertzidis in the "Old Photos...

Thessaloniki Remembers Great Fire of a Century Ago with Reenactment Event (video)

With an event called "The spark that turned into a blaze", Thessaloniki comemorated the great fire that changed the city's face one hundred years...

Asylum Seekers Form Symbol of Peace on White Tower of Thessaloniki

The symbol of peace was formed by a group of asylum seekers on the roof of the White Tower, the symbolic feature in Thessaloniki. The...

Thessaloniki Police Rescue 14 Pakistan Migrants Detained by Compatriots

Police in Thessaloniki announced that they freed 14 Pakistan migrants held captive by five compatriots of theirs who demanded money for their release. All 14...

Historic Iraklis Football Club Withdraws from League due to Bankruptcy

In modern recession-era Greece, nobody, not even historic sports club are immune to financial hardships. Iraklis, one of the oldest and most historic Thessaloniki...

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