An early 20th century postcard showing Sephardic Jewish ladies of Thessaloniki performing a traditional dance.

An early century postcard showing Sephardic Jewish ladies of Thessaloniki performing a traditional dance.

Souvenir de Salonique, Yeni Kapou. (Selanik, Yenikapı).

B&W Postcard of Salonique (Thessaloniki) Greece Yeni Kapou

Old postcard showing the Jewish Cemetery of Thessaloniki.

Old postcard showing the Jewish Cemetery of Thessaloniki.

Maps illustrating the expansion of Ottoman Thessaloniki beyond the walled city, from 1850 to 1809. The Yeni Camii lies at the center of the new Hamidiye neighborhood, which appears in the right-hand map as the large area south-east of the city center, next to the shore of the bay.

Maps illustrating the expansion of Ottoman Thessaloniki beyond the walled city, from 1850 to 1809. The Yeni Camii lies at the center of the new Hamidiye neighborhood, which appears in the right-hand map as the large area south-east of the city center, next to the shore of the bay.

1916 Picture of the Eastern walls of Thessaloniki. This view is from one year before the 1917 destructive fire.

1916 Picture of the Eastern walls of Thessaloniki. This view is from one year before the 1917 destructive fire.

Early 20th-century postcard of the Yeni Camii, built in 1902 by Dönmeh community.

Early postcard of the Yeni Camii, built in 1902 by Dönmeh community.

Plane of Agios Dimitrios church.

11 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Thessaloniki & Easy Day Trips

View of Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki - the second most important city in the century Eastern Roman Empire. In the city was caught by surprise by an Arab naval force out of Syria. The city was sacked and up to citizens were sold into slavery by the Muslims.

thessaloniki, north greece.

thessaloniki, north greece.

A 1918 photograph from the Illustrated London News, showing Thessaloniki's chief rabbi and an English visitor.

A 1918 photograph from the Illustrated London News, showing Thessaloniki's chief rabbi and an English visitor.

Palatial complex of Galerius

Palatial complex of Galerius

Ethnic Map of Thessaloniki

Ethnic Map of Thessaloniki

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