The Agora and the Amphiteater in Thassos

The Agora and the Amphiteater in Thassos

In the northern part of the city of Thassos, near the port and city museum between the years 1948-1955 were carried out a series of excavations that revealed the ruins of the Ancient Agora. It was the cultural and commercial center of the city where locals and foreigners met for business trading or spending their leisure time. The paved road that starts from the old port of the city of Thassos, more exactly, from the northern part of it, leads to the ruins of the ancient amphitheater, a t... [ read more ]

The Old Town and the Acropolis of the city Limenas in Thassos

The Old Town and the Acropolis of the city Limenas in Thassos

The small town of Limenas, also known as Thassos, is the capital and the main port of the island, located on the northern coast of the island. This city, besides of its modern part, has a more interesting and more beautiful Old Town, that has a great archeological value with its museums and ruins scattered over all its surface. At 137 m above the sea level, on the unpaved road that starts from the Ancient Amphitheatre, the Acropolis of Limenas is the first hill of the three hills of te an... [ read more ]