Thessaloniki. Macedonia. Greece. View of the city’s famous landmark, the imposing 32 metre high White Tower on the seafront. The circular tower with turrets was built in 1430 by either the Venetians or Turks as part of the 8 kilometres city walls. It was used as prison for Janissaries, the sultan’s personals guards in the 18th -19th centuries. Cosmopolitan Thessaloniki was founded in 315BC in the heart of Macedonia and the 2nd largest city in Greece.
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