• Grade 3 host trip

    Sight-Seeing Tour of Thessaloniki

    Grade 3 Host Country Studies do a Sight-Seeing Tour of Thessaloniki, the White Tower and the Church of Saint Demetrios

    Tuesday, April 9, 2019

    Tuesday, April the 9th was an exciting day. Grade 3 students had a Sight-Seeing Tour of Thessaloniki. We visited the White Tower and the Church of Saint Demetrios. Here is what our students liked:

    “… I like the colour white, so I liked the White Tower… and the big University area …”

    Daniella

    “I really liked getting in the bus … Mrs. Amalia talking to us through the bus microphone …the Ottoman Baths with their domes …”

    Elena

    “…the Ottoman Baths looked fantastic…”

    Mateo

    “I liked lighting a candle in the Church of Saint Demetrios … and the mosaic with Demetrios and the two kids …”

    Aidan

    “…I liked the idea of people going to public Baths, way back…”

    Emil

     

    “…Thessaloniki has many statues, I like it… and the Church of Saint Demetrios, built 4 times! …”  

    Danai

     

    “…I like going on a field trip, getting in a bus, looking around … the White Tower, the Royal Theater, the Baths …”

    Natalia

    “…I liked how tall the White Tower is, how interesting the city Walls are …”

    Ioanna

    “… My favorite monument, of all we saw, was the Church of Saint Demetrios, I can’t believe it was built 4 times!”

    Kalliopi

    “I liked the story of the White Tower … I learnt new things!”

    Gunes

     

    “I liked two things from our trip, the Baths and the White Tower. I think I like the White Tower best, because of its story!”

    Pavlos

    “I liked the story of the White Tower … and the statue of Alexander the Great.”

    Anna

    “I liked lighting a candle in the Church of Saint Demetrios…”

    Thomas

    “…we saw the White Tower and the Church of Saint Demetrios … special places I liked”

    Konstantinos

    “… I liked the Bus Trip and the White Tower! …”

    Luke

    “… we saw many different things … the interior of the Church of Saint Demetrios is what I liked most!”

    Seirios

    “…I like everything!!!…”

    Katerina