ANO POLI... TODAY!
Ano Poli today is an area of Thessaloniki that respresents the “old city” and is protected by the government in its effort to maintain its traditional style and many monuments.
Ano Poli features beatiful traditional and colorful houses, narrow stone-paved streets, very nice tavernas with warm atmosphere, cozy cafes (some of they with amazing view in all city) kind inhabitants, and... its MONUMENTS! Almost all the monuments of the area are listed among the UNESCO world heritage sites.
The best way to explore the area... is on foot! Only in this way can you discover the beauty hiden in every little corner, hear the song of the birds, smell the flowers, and go on a small journey into the past.
Lastly, it's a pleasant area that you can enjoy and discover on a relaxing walk on a sunny day! Also, in the context of our walk, we will become acquainted firsthand with some of the professions of the area, which in spite of difficulties are managing to stay alive even today!