Thessaloniki: French Shutters and Shiny Seas

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SECOND CITY What can you say about second cities? Kind of just there, always overshadowed by those that come in first – the capital usually. In Wales case Swansea, for the Greeks Thessaloniki. At first it’s a city of industry, for me a city of uncertainty, a bridge between Macedonia and of course Athena to the south. It’s a good place for a few days’ rest. In the midst of building its metro, Thessaloniki is sometimes difficult to steer. The Aussie girl from Skopje with the hair has also ventured…read more