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Old 08-22-2014, 07:46 AM
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I am back again, I missed a lot here, I was away for a week! Like almost every year, I went for a few days in Edessa- it's a city in Northern Greece, not so far from Thessaloniki.
Water is everywhere in this city


Above the big waterfall- you can see the tourists down there

The big waterfall

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... and behind it


This is a 14th century church

City centre and a statue of Alexander the great

One day we went outside Edessa, to lake Vegoritida there was an amazing cafeteria and saw this


Hope you enjoyed it!
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WOW,Despina what a beautiful city,I love the pics of the big waterfall and the beautiful sun, what a wonderful vacation, thanks for sharing the pics
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Thanks Kimberly,it was a great journey..I always love to share these sceneries with all of you!
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ohhhhh Despina

These pictures are brilliant, and it looks beautiful!
My favourites are the last two shots! hehe

I hope you had a lovely time away!
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Great pictures Despina. What a really beautiful place.
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Those pics are amazing, especially the waterfall ones! I'm glad you had a great time there.
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Great photos Despina you have a beautiful country. I think I have the camera bug to go and take some photos of Bundaberg for all of you to see ill do this on the weekend. Love your photos.
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Thank you. This is not what I expected Greece to look like. I am more used to the pictures out of history books...
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Despina,

Thank you for sharing your lovely pictures with us!

The waterfall is spectacular.
I've always loved waterfalls and have hiked several trails to see different ones here in the States.

I love the look of the 14th century church. Do you know if it is still used as a place of worship?

The canals are wonderful -- I lived in a area with canals at one time and I so enjoyed it. I'm happiest when I can be near the water.
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