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Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika

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A beautiful roman monument in the center of the city! Make sure you pass by. It is also close to... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Pantelis P
The Arch of Galerus

The Arch of Galerius sits right next to a very busy street on the edge of the square leading to the... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Sam L
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

A beautiful roman monument in the center of the city! Make sure you pass by. It is also close to Rotonda Roman Temple

Thank Pantelis P
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

The Arch of Galerius sits right next to a very busy street on the edge of the square leading to the Rotunda and the Palace of Galeirus. It's in relatively good shape despite being thousands of years old.

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

The monument is of extreme importance to the country and city. The taxi driver brought it to my attention. My wife explained it fully as we drove by

Thank Michael R
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

A No.1 activity for exploring the rich past of the city through its unique famous monuments and hidden gems.

Thank NFratzeskos
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

A few minutes' walk from Rotunda (seen in the background) on the same side of the street - the sight is simply amazing even though only about half of the structure remains today. Reliefs on one side of an arch column is vivid and clear,...More

Thank Cherry L
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Very interesting site and a lot of details that create a majestic impression. Is good to see if you walking there but if you intend to go there with tha car is a huge waste of energy to find a parking place...

Thank ionimbrescu
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

How interesting it is for new world visitors to see centuries-old monuments in the middle of a bustling city, let alone more or less in the middle of the street. These monuments are but a short walk along a grassy pathway from the Rotunda, which...More

Thank fussytraveller29
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

There are several of these monuments in the city. One is the Rotunda, a beautiful building used variously as a temple, a Christian church, a Mosque and then a church again, and now a museum. The Arch of the Emperor galerius, on Egnatias street, is...More

1  Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

on the road to Rotunda, you will find a lot of old constructions (ruins) very well preserved, bat unfortunetly the magiority are closed, so you will be able see them from outside.

Thank Bogdan I
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

I think as we were only in Thessaloniki for a short trip we probably haven't seen all the historic artifacts that this wonderful city has tucked away.

Thank 503dr
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