Blue, green and gold
From the busy beaches of Cassandra, cocktail glass in hand and all night parties, to the hidden coves of Sithonia discovered by inflatable boat and long walks along the sandy shore.
Photograph the Dalmatian Pelicans (Pelecanus crispus) and other rare birds at the Axios River delta.
Enjoy paragliding from Mt. Olympus slopes or a boat ride in the water-lily ‘meadow’ of Lake Kerkini or rafting on the Angites River.
The awe felt with the view from the highest summit in Greece explains why ancient Greeks considered Mt. Olympus the Throne of Zeus and Hera, Hermes and Aphrodite, Artemis and the other gods.
Present a speech that might be a turning point in your academic career or conclude a deal that will strengthen your business at one of the modern congress centres of Central Macedonia.
Roots of faith
Light a candle, before the heavy gates of the monastery shut behind you.
Let your eyes feast on the deep blue sea surrounding Mt. Athos, the Holy Mountain.
In the heart of Central Macedonia, flanked by Mt. Olympus, the mountain of the ancient gods, and the wonderful beaches of Halkidiki, Thessaloniki is living through the 24th century of its history.