Thessaloniki hosts the largest Christmas manger in Europe
Thessaloniki hosts the largest Christmas manger in Europe, framed by the impressive palace of King Herod and the archangel Gabriel who offers the lily to the Virgin.
The facade of the manger is about 15 metres with a total area of about 50 meters, while the palace of Herod is especially impressive with a height of 7 metres and a length of 25. Externally it is covered with marble, while in front there are statues of soldiers.
You may be interested
Coronavirus Greece: 2,215 new cases, 451 intubated, 32 deathsmakis - Mar 05, 2021
Greece announced that the new laboratory-confirmed cases of coronavirus recorded in the last 24 hours are 2,215, of which 15…
Great city routes to explore on foot in AthensPanos - Mar 05, 2021
Athens reveals its best charms to those who put one foot in front of the other! Whether you’re looking to…
Jerusalem Post: Turkey tries insulting Egypt, Greece in imaginary maritime deal – AnalysisPanos - Mar 05, 2021
Turkey has invented a new “reconciliation,” after attempts to spread propaganda stories of “reconciliation” with Israel failed last year. In…