Drive from Athens to Thessaloniki, Greece

This distance of 500kms was completed in 5hrs approximately. Throughout the journey we were on the highway E75 and we kept paying at toll gates. We drove by the Aegean Sea for some distance. We crossed the well known Olympic beach and could see the yachts all lined up along the shore. From here on patches of dark clouds followed us threatening to pour. But wind God favored us and they were blown off our range of sight. The last pic is from Thessaloniki, Thermaic Gulf, quite crowded in the evening. It seemed as if all tourists had congregated there after hectic sightseeing of the city.

SkyWatch Friday





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24 Responses

  1. I have not done a road trip in a foreign country. That looks like so much fun.

  2. Laura says:

    Beautiful photos Indrani… the one with the birds in my favorite.

  3. Sylvia K says:

    Once again, Indrani, thank you for the memories of Greece!! I am enjoying your captures SO much!! Have a lovely weekend!!

  4. That is a lovely drive! Nice shots.

  5. Lovely pictures Indrani 🙂

  6. ladyfi says:

    Lovely scenery on the way!

  7. Aunt Mary says:

    I loved the birds image ,very beautiful post 🙂

  8. Awesome photos, Great post.

  9. Incredible and amazing images !

  10. Oh my goodness! Sounds to me like you were traveling very fast, too fast to really enjoy the journey! 🙂

  11. DIMI says:

    Wonderful pictures and gorgeous skies Indrani!Great captures!My favorite photo is the one with the flying birds!

  12. Nora says:

    nice selection of photos and interesting posting!

  13. DeniseinVA says:

    A beautiful drive Indrani, gorgeous skies!

  14. A gorgeous series of shots! Great scenery and skies!

  15. Skies are enigmatic…you really captured the essence

  16. D.Nambiar says:

    Lovely skies.
    I'm sure it made the drive even better.

  17. Lovely pictures..the first one I liked most… 🙂

  18. Beautiful pics ….. m dying to visit greece 😉 god knows when it will happen

  19. Picturesque cityscapes !

  20. Superb captures… Second last is my favourite 🙂

  21. As usual, beautiful pictures Indrani.. Liked the one with the building, bus and clear sky the most!!

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