Thessaloniki Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Safety

    Beware of pickpockets on public bus from city center to airport. The game of the team of three I encountered was for two to stop in front of me as I was trying to board the bus with suitcases while...

  • 2. Taxis

    As you know it, Greek honesty is beyond question, but it is not applicable sometimes, primarily if you take a taxi. You may not to be persuaded of the honesty of drivers, but it seems, as if something...

  • 3. Watch out for tricky beggars

    Beggars are tricky and know how to get their money! This happened to me while visiting Hagia Sophia. I went inside the church for a few minutes, and when I came...


    Northern Greece is quickly becoming a popular destination for Polish tourists, due to cheap online deals, and a wide variety of travel companies.A word of...

  • 5. Time changes

    It is worth noting that there is a time difference between Macedonia and Greece - Greece being one hour ahead. I nearly missed my onward train to Athens because...

  • 6. You'll soon get fed up.

    If you are enjoying a meal or a drink outside in Thessaloniki, you will be pestered consistently by beggars and people selling counterfeit CD / DVD's. The...

  • 7. Air quality

    If you have sensitive eyes and/or sinuses or difficulty breathing, then you might have those conditions exacerbated here. I didn't have a problem with anything...

  • 8. Good driving and parking skills a must!!!

    Parking - Sidewalks here aren't meant for pedestrians solely. They also double as parking lots. Since it hasn't occurred to anyone, or perhaps that the Greek...

  • 9. Greek coffee not Turkish

    Greek people are very sensitive to the "coffee" subject.So please be careful when you order your coffee and dont mentioned about any other nationality ....only...


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