Upper Town C (Thess r.11)

The third part of 'Upper Town' or 'Ano Poli', the most picturesque side of Thessaloniki.
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A road passing through this gate on the old Thessaloniki city walls, interrupts the array of houses attached on both sides of it. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

A road passing through this gate on the old Thessaloniki city walls, interrupts the array of houses attached on both sides of it. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

The gate at Makedoniko tavern. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

The gate at Makedoniko tavern. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

The wonderful 19th century building of the Hellenic Society. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

The wonderful century building of the Hellenic Society. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

An almost Cycladic image from the narrow streets of Ano Poli. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11 - Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #travel #guide #iPhone

An almost Cycladic image from the narrow streets of Ano Poli. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11 - Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #travel #guide #iPhone

Another viewpoint from the north-western city wall, near Sykies. You can clearly see all the way down to the port. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11 - Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #travel #guide #Greece #Citywall #Byzantine #sky #iPhone #view

Another viewpoint from the north-western city wall, near Sykies. You can clearly see all the way down to the port. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11 - Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #travel #guide #Greece #Citywall #Byzantine #sky #iPhone #view

The Patriarchal Institute for Patristic Studies building that is located within the grounds of Vlatadon Monastery. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

The Patriarchal Institute for Patristic Studies building that is located within the grounds of Vlatadon Monastery. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

An array of colorful houses across the Agios Vasileios church in Sykies. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

An array of colorful houses across the Agios Vasileios church in Sykies. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

Another good example of modern architecture adding on the traditional Ano Poli style. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

Another good example of modern architecture adding on the traditional Ano Poli style. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

The ancient columns of the entrance from the 5th century Byzantine church of the Saviour Christ of the Quarry (Latomou). After the Ottoman period of the city it was dedicated to Ossios David. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

The ancient columns of the entrance from the century Byzantine church of the Saviour Christ of the Quarry (Latomou). After the Ottoman period of the city it was dedicated to Ossios David. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

The view from the north-western city wall towards the west suburbs is rewarding. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11 - Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #travel #guide #Greece #Citywall #Byzantine #sky #iPhone

The view from the north-western city wall towards the west suburbs is rewarding. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11 - Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #travel #guide #Greece #Citywall #Byzantine #sky #iPhone

The small but picturesque Vasilis Tsitsanis Square that features a bust of the great musician who lived in the city through his most creative years. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

The small but picturesque Vasilis Tsitsanis Square that features a bust of the great musician who lived in the city through his most creative years. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

One of the oldest Byzantine churches of Thessaloniki, Ossios David or Moni Latomou overlooks the city from Ano Poli since the 5th century. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

One of the oldest Byzantine churches of Thessaloniki, Ossios David or Moni Latomou overlooks the city from Ano Poli since the century. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

One of the most beautiful houses of Ano Poli that combines modern architecture with the traditional Macedonian style. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11- Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #modern #architecture #travel #guide #Greece #iPhone

One of the most beautiful houses of Ano Poli that combines modern architecture with the traditional Macedonian style. Walking Thessaloniki app, Route 11- Upper Town C (Download for FREE) #modern #architecture #travel #guide #Greece #iPhone

Lapardas Tower and one of the oldest attached houses on it. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

Lapardas Tower and one of the oldest attached houses on it. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

A small park is being constructed by the municipality in front of Lapardas Tower. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

A small park is being constructed by the municipality in front of Lapardas Tower. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

A modern house that makes use of all the traditional elements found in the older buildings of Thessaloniki: red brick, stone and wood. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route 11- Upper Town c)

A modern house that makes use of all the traditional elements found in the older buildings of Thessaloniki: red brick, stone and wood. (Walking Thessaloniki, Route Upper Town c)

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