Organisational Advice

Conception and organisation on behalf of the Federal Agency for Civic Education:


Agency lab concepts GmbH
Ulrike Bretschneider
Rachel Owoko
Sandra Mayer

 

Conference Venues

22-24 October 2015:
Makedonia Palace, 2,
Megalou Alexandrou Avenue
54640 Thessaloniki

23 October 2015: afternoon workshop session at
Goethe-Institut Thessaloniki
Vasilissis Olgas 66.,  P.O.B. 508 23,
546 42 Thessaloniki

 

How to get to the conference venues

There are no trains in Thessaloniki, but the bus network connects most parts of the city and suburbs. You can buy your ticket at Ticket Offices (kiosks, convenience stores etc.) or on board the buses, where you pay a slightly higher price.

From Thessaloniki Airport to Makedonia Palace Hotel (13km, single ticket: 2 €)
Bus: Take line 78 from Airport Thessaloniki to bus stop “Faliro”, which is only 150 m from Makedonia Palace Hotel.

From the New Train Station Thessaloniki to the Makedonia Palace Hotel (4km, single ticket: 0,80€)
Bus: From the New Central Station take the bus line 8 to bus stop “Faliro”, which is only 150 m from Makedonia Palace Hotel.

From Makedonia Palace Hotel to Goethe-Institut
Walk: The walk from Makedonia Palace Hotel to Goethe-Institut takes approx. 15-20 minutes. To get there, turn right when leaving the Hotel and pass Leof. Meg. Alexandrou. Follow the road for about 900 m. Turn left on 28is Octovriou. The Goethe-Institut is on the left side.
Map

 

Taxi:
There are several taxi companies in Thessaloniki. Check the price labels in the front seat firstly. Be aware that you have to pay an extra charge for rides after midnight, big luggage, a ride from/to the airport/ stations/port and also if you get outside the city zone.

Radiotaxi Alfa Leykos Pyrgos, Phone: +30 2310 218600, 18300
Radio Taxi Mercedes Thessaloniki, Phone: +30 2310 525000, +30 2310 552720
Eurotaxi, Phone: +30 2310 866866
Radio Taxi Makedonia, Phone: +30 2310 550500, www.aximakedonia.gr

 

Accommodation in Thessaloniki

1. ABC Hotel

Angelaki Str. 41
54621 Thessaloniki
Tel: +30 2310 265421
E-Mail: info@hotelabc.gr
Website: http://www.hotelabc.gr
Distance to Makedonia Hotel:1,4 km
Distance from Goethe-Institut: 2,3 km
Single room: from 46 €

From ABC Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel
Walk: The walk from ABC Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel takes approx. 20 minutes. To get there, turn right when leaving the Hotel and follow the road Aggelaki for about 450 m. Follow the road into Manoli Andronikou for about 280 m and turn right into Is Septembriou. After 71 m turn left into Leof. Meg. Alexandrou. You will find the Makedonia Palace Hotel after 600 m on the right hand side.

2. Queen Olga Hotel

Vasillissis Olgas 44
54641 Thessaloniki
Tel: +03 2310 824621
E-Mail: info@queenolga.gr
Website: www.queenolga.gr
Distance from Makedonia Hotel: 800 m
Distance from Goethe-Institut: 250 m
Single room: from 42 €

From Queen Olga Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel
Walk: The walk from Queen Olga Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel takes approx. 10 minutes. To get there, turn left when leaving the Hotel and follow Leof. Vasilissis Olgas for about 600 m. Continue on the road Leof. Vasileos Georgiou for about 85 m and turn left into Al. Mikailidi. Follow the road for 72 m and continue straight ahead in the direction of the sea by crossing the green area and Leof. Meg. Alexandrou. The Makedonia Palace Hotel is on the right hand side.

3. Plaza Art Hotel Thessaloniki

5 Ladadika
54625 Thessaloniki
Tel: +30 2310 520120
E-Mail. info@hotelplaza.gr
Website: www.hotelplaza.gr
Distance to Makedonia Hotel: 2,5 km
Distance from Goethe-Institut: 3,6 km
Single room: from 40 €

From Plaza Art Hotel Thessaloniki to Makedonia Palace Hotel
Walk: The walk from Plaza Art Hotel Thessaloniki to Makedonia Palace Hotel takes approx. 30 minutes. To get there, turn right when leaving the Hotel and follow the road Paggaiou and turn left after about 60 m into Nauarkou Kountouriotou. After 180 m continue for about 1,3 km on Leof. Nikis and than 1 km on Leof. Meg. Alexandrou. The Makedonia Palace Hotel is on the right hand side.

4. Hotel Luxemburg

Komninon 6
54624 Thessaloniki
Tel.: +30 2310 252600
E-Mail: info@hotelluxembourg.gr
Website: www.hotelluxembourg.gr
Distance from Makedonia Hotel: 2,2 km
Distance from Goethe-Institut: 3,2 km
Single room from: 49,50 €

From Hotel Luxemburg to Makedonia Palace Hotel
Walk: The walk from Hotel Luxemburg to Makedonia Palace Hotel takes approx. 30 minutes. To get there, turn left when leaving the Hotel and follow the road Komninon for about 83 m. Turn left into Leof. Nikis. After about 1,1 km continue for about 1 km on Leof. Meg. Alexandrou. The Makedonia Palace Hotel is on the right hand side.

5. City Hotel

11 Komninon Str.
54624 Thessaloniki
Tel.: +30 2310 26 94 21
E-Mail: info@cityhotel.gr
Website: www.cityhotel.gr
Distance from Makedonia Hotel: 2,3 km
Distance from Goethe-Institut: 3,3 km
Single room from: 70,00 €

From City Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel
Walk: The walk from City Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel takes approx. 30 minutes. To get there, turn right when leaving the Hotel and follow the road Komninon for about 83 m. Turn left into the road Leof. Nikis and continue for 1,1 km. Continue for about 1 km on the road Leof. Meg. Alexandrou. The Makedonia Palace Hotel is on the right hand side.

6. Metropolitan Hotel

Leoforos Vasilissis Olgas 65
546 42 Thessaloniki
Tel.: +30 2310 824 221-8
E-Mail: reservations@metropolitan.gr
Website: www.metropolitan.gr
Distance from Makedonia Hotel: 950 m
Distance from Goethe-Institut: 120 m
Single room from: 42,00 €

From Metropolitan Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel
Walk: The walk from Metropolitan Hotel to Makedonia Palace Hotel takes approx. 10 minutes. To get there, turn right when leaving the Hotel and follow Leof. Vasilissis Olgas for about 750 m. Continue on the road Leof. Vasileos Georgiou for about 85 m and turn left into Al. Mikailidi. Follow the road for 72 m and continue straight ahead in the direction of the sea by crossing the green area and Leof. Meg. Alexandrou . The Makedonia Palace Hotel is on the right hand side.