Osios David (The Latomou Monastery), Thessaloniki

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  • Unknown to many this small monastery hidden in Upper Town under the monastery of Vlatadon with a unique mosaic in the dome should most certainly visit. The view from the balcony is unique sit to enjoy and continue to the center of the city in from the narrow streets for an interesting experience.
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  • A wonderful little chapel-church opens up with a terrace to the south overlooking the city and the bay, high up: a beautiful view of the city. There we found a young student sitting waiting for the od...  more »
  • It is only 15 mins walk from Arabas hostel,but be careful -the upper town of Thessaloniki is like a labyrinth -I recommend you carry a map.This place is unique,and the history of the mosaic of Jesus w...  more »
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  • This was my favourite place in Thessaloniki when I visited for 2 days. I know some people might think it's a bit strange to like such a small place, but this tiny old church exuded such peace... it was infectious... and so, so quiet.... I was on a bit of a high afterwards. This is one of my favourite feelings in life. I've only had it a handful of times. A couple of times in temples in Thailand and a couple of times in nature. There is a nice view from this place looking out over Thessaloniki also, and the walk up is through some very pretty old streets. Altogether a must-visit hidden gem for the soul!
  • The mosaic is an awesome piece of art. But no photos allowed
  • Unesco protected monastry, hard to find in the old town of Thessaloniki!
  • Monday to Thursday 9:00 - 16:00 Friday to Saturday 9:00 - 13:00 Sunday 5:00 - 13:00
  • Might be difficult to find but worth visiting. Mystical atmosphere, impressive murals, nice view. Picturesque alleys around.
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