The Church of Saint Demetrius, or Hagios Demetrios, is the main sanctuary dedicated to Saint Demetrius, the patron saint of Thessaloniki (in Central Macedonia, Greece), dating from a time when it was the second largest city of the Byzantine Empire. It is part of the site Palaeochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessaloniki on the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO since 1988.

The Church of Saint Demetrius is the main sanctuary dedicated to Saint Demetrius, the patron saint of Thessaloniki (in Central Macedonia, Greece), dating from a time when it was the second largest city of the Byzantine Empire.

Aristotelous square by the sea, Thessaloniki, Greece

Aristotelous square by the sea, Thessaloniki, Greece. I was here during earthquakes & thunderstorms.

Arch of Galerius, Thessaloniki, Macedonia Greece

Arch of Galerius, Thessaloniki, Greece. The arch was built in 298 to 299 AD and dedicated in 303 AD to celebrate the victory of the tetrarch Galerius over the Sassanid Persians and capture of their capital Ctesiphon in 298

Catacombs of St Dimitrios church, Thessaloniki - Greece

Catacombs under Saint Demetrios Church, the Patron Saint of Thessaloniki. Built in the century, the church is the largest basilica in Greece

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