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Thessaloniki and Central Macedonia Sights

Old Turkish Quarter

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Updated 10/07/2014

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During the Ottoman occupation, this area, probably the most picturesque in the city, was considered the best place to live. In addition to the superb city views, it catches whatever breeze there is in summer. More recently, it was the home of some of the poorest families in Thessaloniki. Now the area is gentrifying, thanks to European Union development funds (which repaired the cobblestones), strict zoning and building codes, and the zeal of young couples with the money to restore the narrow old houses. The most notable houses are on Papadopolou, Kleious, and Dimitriou Poliorkitou streets.

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South of Dimitriou Poliorkitou, Thessaloniki, 54633, Greece

Updated 10/07/2014

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