Thessaloniki (Salonika) is a beautiful city in northern Greece. It's a port with a magnificent sunset and an excellent nightlife. Thessaloniki is the second largest city of the country and capital of the region of Macedonia in Greece. With its 1,000,000 inhabitants and its two major universities it is a city full of life. If visiting Greece, Thessaloniki should definitely be in the program. Full of monuments dating from ancient times, roman times, byzantine times and much more, Thessaloniki is full of history and at the same time modern and ready to adjust to the future. It was the Cultural Capital of Europe for 1997, but its cultural activities are never ending. The city is named after the sister of Alexander the Great. You are all welcome to visit and enjoy.