The journey through Thessaloniki can be savoured with the tantalising tastes and fragrances of the area. Picture a glass of greek wine in hand, basking in the beauty of the hills of the northern capital of Greece. This is the perfect way to end a day filled with joy. Is this paradise? We think so. As the heat of midday dissipates, the pleasant coolness returns to Thessaloniki, and this is the perfect time to soak in the views of the old city. The warm benevolence of Thessaloniki weather will make you feel at home.
Exploring the local scene is a must when visiting Thessaloniki. From Greek taverns, to diners with character, to restaurants with a view of the sea- there is no shortage of options. Dine like a local and experience the best venues of the northern coast of the aegean sea. The warm, hospitable greeks are always open to share their optimistic views with guests who are interested in the culture and traditions of this beautiful country.
We have used our knowledge and expertise of the city to create a remarkable journey for you to remember — relishing the flavors, people, ambiance, sights, stories from the past and present.
You can savor the gifts of Greece and enjoy them slowly. Real gourmets will enjoy the exquisite gastronomic combinations of the traditional greek cuisine. Let yourself be charmed by the fragrance of classic bread from coarse wheat flour and olive oil with seasonings. Sample the delicious ox yogurt with nuts and flower honey. This is where the classic recipe for the authentic greek yogurt is known and kept.
Those in love with Cheese (who isn`t?) will be delighted with spongy feta, the most beneficial of cheeses, decorated with fragrant oregano. When crunchy halloumi is served — piping hot, as it should be, it feels like a stop in time. Valuing the ancient gastronomic customs of the Greeks, one cannot help but admire this civilization. Even in our swiftly evolving modern world, they have maintained the heart of their recipes and preserved the culinary customs of their forebears.
You will be presented with a chance to explore novel flavor. You`ll witness the process of grilling fish over coal. The shrimps accompanied with creamy sauce are immense! After sampling the meal, you will be convinced of the chef`s prowess and verify that even plain recipes can be awe-inspiring. White wine will add a special touch and leave an indelible aftertaste.
Meat-lovers will be thrilled by the array of cuisine available! Throughout the evening, there will be sumptuous cuts of beef, goat, mutton and poultry cooked in white wine that are sure to tantalize the senses. Making it almost impossible to stay away, Greeks also have a selection of desserts that are sure to please even the most devoted pastry fans — kataifi, doughnuts and pies with an array of fillings all expertly prepared. To top it off, a robust cup of greek coffee is the ideal way to end this delectable culinary adventure.
Are you ready to explore the classic flavors of Greek cuisine and learn the mysterious secrets of traditional table etiquette? Come with us on an exciting excursion to Thessaloniki and discover the hidden meanings behind the details of the table setting. Along with experiencing the delicious gastronomic delights, you will also be able to learn more about the time-honored winemaking traditions.
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- Make sure your digital devices have plenty of space for lots of photos and check their batteries. Heads up for social media savvy foodies: highly instagrammable food! - Pocket money for possible on the go expenses - Having some extra money to order drinks or dishes outside programme menu is a good idea
- There are no specific recommendations for this excursion, so dress however you feel like