“Greece is enjoying a cultural bloom”, the story’s writer John Malathronas says, adding that from Athens to the islands, Greeks are pursuing “strange dreams” bringing out a “distinctly modern side to this ancient nation”.
Malathronas enjoyed this new side of Greece thanks to a fam top organized by the Thessaloniki Hotels Association (THA) late last year. The northern port city is recommended as an alternative travel destination offering unique culinary, cultural and art experiences.
To see the National Geographic Traveller’s feature on Greece press here.
Meanwhile, Thessaloniki has also been included in the “Travel Destinations” section of The Telegraph.