(Epic) Brunch at New York Sandwiches

Pancakes at New York Sandwiches, Athens

I came across New York Sandwiches as I was leaving work one day. You see they recently opened a new branch close to Syntagma square in downtown Athens. New York Sandwiches serve burgers and bagels during the week and brunch on weekends!

The place is minimal in white, beige and blue tones. One of the walls features a drawing of Daniel Day Lewis in Gangs of New York, while the other features, cozy little booths ideal for couples!

Steak and Eggs at New York Sandwiches

And now I’m coming to the part explaining why brunch at New York Sandiches was epic. Let me start off by saying that everything we tried was delicious. I got Eggs Benedict with bacon and mushroom, my husband and brother got Steak and Eggs, while my brother’s girlfriend got Scrambled Eggs with melted cheddar cheese and bacon!

We didn’t stop there though…we decided to take our brunch into epic proportions and ordered pancakes: with Snickers, Nutella and Oreo, maple syrup and banana and caramel (pictured in the very first photo). The pancakes were delicious (I got the Snickers ones), but were to much for us and realized that we had to order less and share!

Despite the fact that I didn’t manage to eat all of them, those pancakes where delicious and very filling and I’m still dreaming about them (the Snickers ones, pictured above), so I’ll definitely return for brunch here!

Essential Details: You will find New York Sandwiches in two locations in Athens: Sinopis 3, Ambelokipi and Nikis 23, Syntagma. More details on their website and Facebook page.

P.S. They make delicious burgers too!!

The Ideal Traveling Outfit

the ideal traveling outfit

It’s been a while since I traveled by airplane. My last trip was back in October when I visited Thessaloniki, but I have to say that 2015 was the year I traveled the most, clocking more than 20 hours of air travel! I mean wow! You see I had to take advantage of living in the US to explore the country and visit as many states as possible! 2015 was also the year I mastered to pack a hand luggage with all my essentials and draft out the ideal traveling outfit which is both stylish and practical. (ok more practical than stylish but you get the drift)

My go-to traveling outfit is t-shirt + cardigan + jeans + sneakers + scarf and of course outerwear. The latter is an easy option as my Zara parka (with detachable faux fur lining) is the best outerwear I ever owned especially when traveling between destinations with different temperatures: e.g. Boston to California.

For this post I “glamorized” a bit my ideal traveling outfit by wearing my (newly) favorite burgundy pants and this long blue cardigan that’s ideal for the air conditioning that airplanes (and ferries) usually have. I topped off my outfit with a necklace from the upcoming spring collection of Swarovski (more about that on a future post). Of course the day I shot this outfit I wasn’t traveling, but I took full advantage of being at the airport to take some pictures and have lunch there!

And talking about lunch! I couldn’t leave you without any photos, could I? We dined at La Pasteria, which is a chain Italian restaurant in Athens. I went for a pizza (my favorite food probably) and my husband had risotto! We finished of the lunch with a lemon pie and chocolate salami! Yum!

Outfit details: BSB Cardigan, Zara Pants and Parka, H&M Top, DSW shoes, Swarovski necklace (c/o)

So…let me know! Which is your ideal traveling outfit?

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Exploring Chania

exploring Chania in Crete

This post has been a long time in the making, but I’m finally sharing with you my whereabouts in Chania, which I visited over the holidays! Chania is a very picturesque city in west Crete, famous for its Venetian build old port and old town full of cobblestone streets and colorful buildings. The city also played a great role in the efforts of Crete’s independence from the Ottoman rule and the unification with Greece. Nowadays Chania is a popular travel destination for Greeks and foreigners alike. So here’s a mini guide on the places I visited (and photographed) during my weekend there!

Chania Old Town

Chania old port and lighthouse, Crete

The old town is defined by the Venetian fortifications which were put in place back in the 13th century and is the most picturesque part of Chania! Places you shouldn’t miss in this area are the following:

– The Venetian port and dry docks, which was created back in the 13th century when Venetians occupied Crete.

– The Lighthouse, which was originally built by the Venetians, but took its present look when the city was under Egyptian rule in the 19th century.

the old port of Chania
Giali Tzami in the old port, was a mosque created in the 17th century. Nowadays it is used as an exhibition area.

Agios Nikolaos church, which was built as a Dominican monastery was converted into a mosque and after Crete’s unification with the rest of Greece into a Greek Orthodox church. It’s probably the only church in Greece that also features a minaret!

In the old town you’ll also find the Etz Hayyim Synagogue which dates back to the 15th century, the Archaeological Museum which is housed in a former Franciscan monastery, as well as the Naval Museum. Depending on if you plan to visit the museums or not, a day is enough to explore the old town and all it has to offer.

Halepa neighborhood

Halepa is a neighborhood of Chania, which in the late 19th century was an affluent suburb of the city. It was the place where the High Commissioner of Crete resided (back then the island was not yet reunited with mainland Greece), as well as the General Consuls of the Great Powers (UK, France, Russia). It is also the birth and residence place of Eleftherios Venizelos which was the most important Greek politician of the 20th century. Venizelos’ residence was partially destroyed from air raids in 1941 and it was then occupied by the Germans. Long after the war the Greek state bought the house and recently transformed it into a museum. The residence/museum is definitely worth a visit and it won’t take up much of your time.

a small part of Eleftherios Venizelos library

Next to Venizelos residence is a beautiful albeit abandoned mansion, which used to serve as the residence High Commissioner of Crete. As the first High Commissioner was Prince George of Greece, the mansion is also known as “the Palace”. In this neighborhood I also singled out two beautiful churches: Evangelismos and St. Magdalene. The latter is built in a Russian architectural style and is very unique.

Venizelos’ tombs

Eleftherios Venizelos' tomb

 

The tombs of Eleftherios Venizelos and his son Sophocles, who was also a prominent politician of the 20th century are located in the region of Akrotiri not very far from the city of Chania in a plateau which provides you with a beautiful view over the city of Chania and even further. The place is very minimal and I must say that it reminded me of the Kennedy tomb in Arlington cemetery in Virginia.

Where to eat

The Venetian dry docks in Chania old port

Chania offers a lot of options on dining, especially around the old port. I have a colleague who is from Chania so I relied on her for tips, which I’m now passing on to you! The first day we had lunch/early dinner at a restaurant called Tamam, just a block behind the old port. The cuisine here is Greek/Oriental and I definitely recommend the Iranian rice…it was delicious!! The next day we had lunch at Mesogeiako, located in Chatzimichali Daliani street. This street is full of restaurants and bars and I guess that it will be full of people come summer!

If you’re looking for cafes and bars, the port is full of different options. I singled out Pallas, but was full and didn’t have the opportunity to visit it. Well, there’s always next time!

Beaches and nearby excursions

Chania is ideal as the center of many excursions in western Crete. I’ll start off with my favorite beach of Elafonisi and the picturesque village of Palaiochora. Falasarna in the far west is another beautiful beach for your list and of course Balos, which you’ve probably spotted on Pinterest and is on my wish list for quite some time! For adventure lovers, then Samaria Gorge is ideal for you.

Related: 10 Greek Beaches you shouldn’t miss

Chania has both a major port connected to Piraeus and an international airport, so there’s no need to visit Heraklion if you want to explore only the western part of Crete. Last but not least you can pop over to Rethymno, which is just an hour drive from Chania. Rethymno has also a picturesque old town and old port!

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Brunch at Monsieur Barbu, Athens

Brunch at Monsieur Barbu, Athens

I’ll use any excuse to visit a new restaurant and brunch is one of them! A few weeks before Christmas on a chilly Saturday morning I had brunch at Monsieur Barbu in the new “it” (thanks to Airbnb) neighborhood of Athens, Koukaki. Monsieur Barbu is an all day bar restaurant which serves brunch during the weekends. Its location is very ideal as it is close to Syggrou-Fix metro, tram and bus station.

The menu has short selection of burgers, sandwiches and egg dishes followed by desserts: pancakes, lemon pie, chocolate caramel tart. I should add that the desserts are developed by Greek food blogger Ioanna aka Pasta Flora. I went for a burger with egg (it was brunch after all), my husband for a tandoori chicken sandwich and my brother and his girlfriend tried the classic burgers.

We made sure to leave some space in our tummies for desserts: a slice of caramel chocolate tart and pancakes with peanut butter and jelly. The tart was very filling and delicious and the pancakes very light and easy to try at home!

To sum it, Monsieur Barbu is an all day bar worth visiting either for brunch or a drink. It’s location on a small park makes you forget that you’re in the center of Athens and a bustling avenue runs nearby!

Essential information: You’ll find Monsieur Barbu at 59 Falirou street, Koukaki, Athens. More information on their Facebook page.

A walk in Athens: Christmas Edition

A walk in Athens: Christmas Edition

The other day I took a walk in Athens with a plan in mind: find and shoot the best Christmas decorations! I headed to my favorite neighborhood of Kolonaki which is full of tasteful stores and festive decorations. There I came across jewelry stores, patisseries, florists and of course clothing stores all decked out for Christmas!

the window display of Apriati jewelry store

Then I headed to Attica department store which has the BEST window displays in town, full of color and glitter! Around the corner from the store you’ll come across Spirou Miliou arcade which is the most beautifully decorated arcade in Athens and you can see it in the very top photo!

In Syntagma square, despite the economic crisis, the City of Athens has decorated the trees with colorful lights, placed a Christmas tree and installed an ice rink and a music stage where various concerts take place every afternoon!

Syntagma Square Christmas decorations

Around the square the luxury hotels have also decorated their entrances with Christmas trees and lights! Public store which is a book and technology store on the square has also beautiful and discreet decorations (the killer building helps too). Last but not least I have to tell you about my favorite chocolate store, Le Chocolat on Karageorgi Servias street, with delicious and funky chocolate desserts!

Hotel Grande Bretagne

Let me know, how is your town decorated for Christmas?

P.S. More Christmas decorations in Boston and New York City!

Christmas Wreaths in Boston

Christmas decorations in South End, Boston

As much as I love my hometown, Christmas decorations is not a field it excels at. Surely there are lights on the streets and festive arcades (not to mention a holiday bar), but let’s be honest, there are so many cities abroad that have better Christmas decorations than Athens!

And that’s exactly what I enjoyed last year while living in Boston: the Christmas decorations! On a previous post I’ve shared a lot of light decorations around the city, both public and private ones. The best light decoration and display was at Faneuil Hall, where Blink!, which is an hourly light and sound display, takes place.

This year, I’ve come back with daytime photos of beautiful Christmas wreaths adorning the doors (and sometimes windows) of private homes. My favorite neighborhoods to walk and admire this kind of decorations are Beacon Hill and South End.

What about you, have you visited Boston in Christmas? Which city that you’ve visited in Christmas has the best decorations?

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Brunch at Noel the Holiday Bar, Athens

brunch at Noel the holiday bar, Athens

Welcome to a place where it’s Christmas every day! Located in an arcade in downtown Athens, Noel’s decoration is based on rich burgundy and green colors. I came across this café/bar in the summer, but I decided to visit a little bit later when the weather would be colder and I admit that my decision was right for two reasons: a) indeed Noel exudes warmth and coziness ideal for the colder months b) from early fall Noel introduced a brunch menu (available everyday) as I was tipped off by Markella from Do you Speak Gossip.

Noel, the holiday bar, Athens

The brunch menu includes: eggs Benedict, scrambled eggs, Tuscan omelet, full breakfast with eggs and topping of your choosing, toasted bread, marmalade, vanilla cake and more, classic burger, tart of the day, salmon, kids’ breakfast and pancakes   I went for the eggs Benedict and wasn’t disappointed and my husband tried the burger. Both were very tasty and filling! What we would like is a separate salad dish (to go with the burger) as we shared the small salad that accompanied my eggs. I’d like to revisit for a cocktail since the menu is quite extensive and that’s Noel’s primary strength. And yes I like to take pictures of my food! It comes with the “blogger” title…

After the brunch we walked towards Kolonaki and stopped by the Old Parliament building to take some proper photos of my outfit (once a fashion blogger, always a fashion blogger). The dress (can be worn as a tunic as well) and jacket are recent buys, the former from a small boutique in Thessaloniki and the latter from Attica Department Store in Athens. I paired them with knee high boots from Tsakiris Mallas and my trusty Zara bag (3 years and counting)!

The Essential Guide to Thessaloniki

the essential guide to Thessaloniki, Greece

After sharing with you all the delicious things I ate in Thessaloniki, it’s time for a more comprehensive guide! To recap: Thessaloniki is Greece’s second largest city located in the region of Macedonia in Northern Greece. Unlike Athens, Thessaloniki wasn’t a famous city in ancient times, as the Macedonian Kings had chosen different cities as their base: Aeges, Phillipi, Pydna. The city flourished under Roman rule and even more during the Byzantine era. The Byzantine legacy is prominent all over the city and its monuments constitute part of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites.

Things to see and do in Thessaloniki

Archaeological Museum

The Archaeological Museum houses individual works of art as well as excavation findings from the wider region of Macedonia. The exhibits are organized in 6 distinct collections: Prehistoric Macedonia, Genesis of the Cities, Macedonia from 7th century BC up to late antiquity, Thessaloniki: a Macedonian metropolis, Macedonian Gold (probably the best part of the exhibits) and Field, House, Garden, Place.

Museum of Byzantine Culture

Museum of Byzantine culture Thessaloniki Museum of Byzantine culture Thessaloniki

The Museum of Byzantine Culture opened its doors back in 1994 and is housed in an exquisite building designed by architect and painter Kyriakos Krokos. The museum is organized in 11 halls where the aspects of Byzantine and post-Byzantine culture are presented through exhibits from Thessaloniki and the region of Macedonia. Artifacts date from 4th century BC up to the 19th century.

The White Tower

The White Tower is Thessaloniki’s symbol or “logo” so to speak. The current tower replaced an old Byzantine fortification, which was reconstructed by the Ottomans to fortify the city’s harbor; it became a notorious prison and scene of mass executions during the period of Ottoman rule. It was substantially remodeled and its exterior was whitewashed after Greece annexed the city in 1912.

Although I’ve visited Thessaloniki many times due to having family there, I’d never been up to the White Tower until now. The views from the Tower, especially towards the sea side promenade, are amazing. The next spot though will provide you with even better vistas over the city.

The Telecommunications (OTE) Tower

View from Telecommunications tower

The OTE Tower (OTE stands for Greek Telecommunications Organization) is another symbolic site, built in 1970 in the entrance of Thessaloniki’s Exhibition Center, where the Thessaloniki International Fair, an annual commercial exhibition event, takes place. The Tower has a rotating café on the 5th floor. The view is amazing (360 degrees as well) but the café needs renovation. Nearby you’ll also find the Macedonian Museum of Modern Art, the first modern art museum in Greece.

Byzantine and Roman monuments

There are two monuments that remain from the Roman era: Galerius arch – also known as Kamara (pictured above on the right) – and the Roman forum. During the Byzantine era, many churches were built in Thessaloniki and some of them are included in  UNESCO’s  World Heritage Sites List. One of these churches is Hagia Sofia (pictured above on the left) which was built in 7th century AD.

Aristotelous Square

This is Thessaloniki’s “central square”, which opens up to the sea providing a marvelous line of sight to Mount Olympus (home of the Ancient Gods), which you can spot on a totally clear day. The square was designed by French architect and urban planner Ernest Hébrard, after a major fire destroyed large part of Thessaloniki in 1917. It took its final form in the 60’s when the “twin” buildings of Electra Palace Hotel and Olympion cinema were completed. The aerial image of the place was used in an Absolut Vodka print advertisement a few years back.

Seaside Promenade (Palaia & Nea Paralia)

Nikis avenue at dusk, Thessaloniki

The seaside promenade starts at the Port and ends at the Thessaloniki Concert Hall. The old part of the promenade (Port to White Tower) was created in 1873 after the demolition of the city’s southern walls.

The “new” part from the White Tower to Concert Hall was formed in the late 50’s with the creation of a new boulevard parallel to the sea front. Walking along the promenade you’ll come across the Royal Theater, a statue of Alexander the Great on his horse, a sculpture with Umbrellas by George Zoggolopoulos – a renowned Greek sculptor – and thematic gardens that are part of the promenade’s redevelopment project.

Thessaloniki’s Architecture

As a sucker for eclectistic architecture and intricate details I couldn’t resist snapping many of Thessaloniki’s beautiful buildings. This is just a small sample of the buildings I shot, located in the city center.

Shopping

Thessaloniki offers many shopping options from luxury brands, to high street brands, to intimate boutiques. Tsimiski street is the main shopping street, where you will find stores like Zara, H&M, and department stores. Parallel to Tsimiski street and closer to the sea front there are Mitropoleos and Proxenou Koromila streets, with shoe and accessories stores, as well as small boutiques and luxury brands like Louis Vuitton. Of course, you can wander off these main hubs: you will definitely come across various interesting shops in the surrounding area.

Where to eat

outside Sugar Angel cafe

Take a look at the foodie guide with all the places I visited during my latest visit in Thessaloniki (and recommend) on my previous post for your reading (and viewing) pleasure.

Suggested excursions

Thessaloniki is located centrally within the region of Macedonia and is ideal for many excursions in nearby cities, beaches and archaeological sites.

Sani resort, Chalkidiki

Chalkidiki is the region with the characteristic 3 peninsulas that you see on the map, southeast of Thessaloniki. The first two peninsulas have beautiful beaches, hotels and resorts such as  Sani, Pefkochori, Paliouri, Chanioti and Poseidi in the Kassandra peninsula and Vourvourou, Porto Koufo, Paradise and Nikiti in Sithonia peninsula. The 3rd peninsula is Mount Athos (also known as Holy Mountain) which has 20 monasteries and is a semi-autonomous region. Access is heavily restricted and monitored and only men can visit Mount Athos.

Vergina is probably the most significant archaeological site in the region of Macedonia. In the late 70s Prof. Manolis Andronikos discovered total 4 tombs with valuable (golden) artifacts, as two of the tombs were not raided. One of those non-raided tombs is attributed (after much research) to Phillip II, father of Alexander the Great.

Mount Olympus is Greece’s tallest mountain (2918m) and “house” of the ancient Greek gods. The mountain has many hiking trails and on its feet, you’ll find the archaeological site of Dion, which was a significant city in ancient Macedonia.

Kavala, Greece

Kavala is a major city in northern Greece located 165 km east of Thessaloniki. The city’s history begins in the antiquity; it grew dramatically during the Roman and Byzantine era thanks to the proximity to Via Egnatia (a road that ran from the Adriatic Sea to Constantinople – present day Istanbul). Kavala was the first European city to be visited by Apostle Paul and is also the birthplace of  Mohamed Ali Pasha, the founder of modern Egypt, who created a Koranic school in the city. This school ceased to operate in the 1930s and nowadays is restored and operates as luxury hotel, called Imaret.

If you do make your way to Vergina then Edessa and Naoussa are pretty close to visit too, especially if you like water! You see, Edessa has impressive waterfalls (well, for Greece’s standards) and Naoussa, has a beautiful park/forest called Aghios Nikolaos where you can walk around and dine in the nearby restaurants while watching (and hearing) the water flow.

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Brunch in Mama Roux, Athens

Mama Roux Athens

Brunch is a concept that I fully immersed myself in last year while living in Boston. I remember being amazed at the queues I’ve encountered outside Sound Bites in Somerville, but when I did visit I understood that they wait was totally worth it. I visited on a week day though so I didn’t encounter any queues! Athens is slowly catching up on the brunch trend and there are many places in the city where you brunch is involved (eggs involved) but for me, there was one restaurant I absolutely wanted to visit: Mama Roux.

Mama Roux opened its doors 4 years ago in a small industrial looking space in Aiolou street. Its cuisine is branded as international as it’s a mix of Cajun/Creole, French, Greek and Mediterranean, Mexican, Middle Eastern and Tex-Mex with vegetarian and vegan options and a brunch menu for Sundays. The brunch in particular is very popular and it’s recommended that you make a reservation at least one day before (hint: that’s what I did too).

burger for brunch at Mama Roux Athens Croque Madame for brunch at Mama Roux Athens

The brunch menu consist of a egg dishes: Benedict, Croque Madame and omelettes to name a few, burgers, salads and of course pancakes! I tried a Bellini with fresh squeezed orange juice (which makes all the difference) and Croque Madame with tomato, mozzarella and pesto. My husband got an orange juice with burger. Both were very delicious and can’t wait to return and to try more from the menu!

In true blogger style, I had to combine my experience about brunch in Athens with an outfit post! Note that this was shot back in mid October when I still wore short sleeved tops! Mind you, the high temperature is still in the 20s (degrees Celcius)! On that day I wore this quirky peach colored Guess waistcoat, blue pants from Ann Taylor, tank to from Hollister, bag and watch from Folli Follie.

After the brunch we walked up to Lycabettus Hill ring road (to burn off the calories) via Sina street were I had checked out a building I had spotted and loved (it’s currently my favorite building in Athens). From there we made our way to Syntagma passing through Kolonaki!

Foodie guide to Thessaloniki

Foodie Guide to Thessaloniki

Last month, I spent 4 days in Thessaloniki, which is the second largest city in Greece. Located on Thermaikos gulf, Thessaloniki is a city open to the sea, well-known for its relaxed culture, seaside promenade and delicious food. I have many photos from the city to share with you, as well as tips on things to do and see, but I decided to start with the fun part first: a foodie guide to the city!

B. (at the Byzantine museum)

B. cafe restaurant Thessaloniki

The Byzantine museum of Thessaloniki is probably the No.1 Museum you should visit in the city. It’s not only very interesting but architecturally pleasing as well. On top of that it has a top-notch restaurant-cafe called B., which is open daily for coffee/lunch/dinner/cocktails and is independent from the museum, which means you can visit any time! You will find B. at G’ Septemvriou 2, Thessaloniki.

Blé

I got to know Blé from its Cretan style desserts called Kaltsounia (or Lychnarakia) which a colleague brought back from a trip to Thessaloniki. That was 4 years ago. Since then this bakery/ patisserie was on my wish list and I wasn’t disappointed. I tried the Belgian milk chocolate dessert pictured above, which was delicious!

Brothers in Law

Brothers in Law burger, Thessaloniki Brothers in Law burger, Thessaloniki

Brothers in Law is a no fuss burger restaurant in Pavlou Mela street. The menu has many options to choose from and I loved that you can choose the size of the burger: 90gr or 180 gr. I chose the smaller size and for once I was able to eat everything that was on my plate. The burger I got is called Acapulco and consists of ground beef, cheddar, tomato, lime & black pepper mayonnaise, guacamole and bacon.

Candybar

Candy bar Thessaloniki

I had spotted this cute cafe/bar in Stylishly Beautiful so when I met with Markella from Do You Speak Gossip she suggested we go there for a hot chocolate (and some marshmallows which are complimentary with every order).

Electra Palace Roof Garden

Aristotelous square, Thessaloniki

First and foremost Electra Palace’s roof garden is a nice place to watch the sunset in Thessaloniki. Here you can dine or have a coffee with beautiful views over Aristotelous square and the seaside promenade.

Estia

Estia bakery patisserie Thessaloniki

Estia is a bakery/patisserie on Pavlou Mela street near the White Tower. Its windows are very enticing featuring delicious desserts!

Gialos (Γιαλός), Kalamaria

Gialos restaurant Kalamaria

Gialos is a fish restaurant by the sea in Kalamaria, about 7km from Thessaloniki city center. This area has a lot of restaurants and a few ones are literally next to the sea. Gialos is one of them! On a sunny and warm day you can sit outside and enjoy your meal listening to the waves splashing and the seagulls squawking.

Local

Local is a modern restaurant with an extensive wine list in Pavlou Mela street. It has a variety of dishes, from risotto to steak and seafood. I got the Chicken Wings with sweetchili and wakame and it was very tasty!

Sugar Angel

I discovered this cute cafe on Aegean Airline’s magazine on my way to Thessaloniki and I visited on my last day there. The cake I tried (called Anatoli) was amazing! Sugar Angel is located in a tiny pedestrian street in the heart of the shopping area making it an ideal stop for a pre- or post-shopping treat.

Terkenlis

Terkenlis Bakery/Patisserie Thessaloniki

You cannot visit Thessaloniki without stopping at this bakery and trying their tsoureki (sweet brioche bread) with white or milk chocolate ganache and chestnut or chocolate filling respectively. It’s a custom for us Athenians to bring one of these breads back home and even better share one with our colleagues!!

The Last Slice

And last but not least (pun not intended) a small pizza place in Proxenou Kolomila street. I stopped there with Markella and her boyfriend for a bite before heading home. It’s ideal for a quick meal and the best part is that the pizza crust is really thin so it doesn’t get you bloated!

So this is just as small guide of the types of restaurants and patisseries you are going to come across in Thessaloniki! Stay tuned for more tips about things to do in this lovely city!

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