• Margot, Marley & Shehr June 2017


    Margot, Marley and Shehr are 3 good friends from the Netherlands visited Kos island for their summer vacation in June 2017. They stayed in Kos for about a week and they basically seriously wanted to live the experience of lying on the beach, partying and also to explore the basic touristic/historic attractions on the island. To cover the 3rd part, they chose BeenThere.eu’s tours because they are private and friendly, cheap and customized to their needs. And they loved it!! You can read their reviews in our Facebook page most recent reviews. (more…)

  • “Mountza”: the Greek gesture you need to know!


    “Mountza” is the gesture most used n Greece. Is something like the international middle finger but way softer. Is very easy to do it, you just open wide your hand’s fingers and extend it to someone’s face. You don’t need to touch to others face but the direction must be it. Greeks use it to express 3 different feelings: (more…)

  • Anna January 2017


    Anna is a very friendly Russian woman from San Francisco, California visited Thessaloniki to use some services she needed here and she was about to stay for almost one month. During her free time she wanted meet the Greek culture and feel like a local. Of course learning by doing is the best way to get familiar with something and Anna got to know better Thessaloniki and Northern Greece by doing some trips with me. Her arrival was already planned so she booked me to pick her up from the airport and thank God she did, because the previous day had snowed so much in Thessaloniki that only BeenThere.eu’s car and few more vehicles were moving in the city! So, together we did an extended city tour, a walking tour at the city center and a trip to Mt. Olympus. (more…)

  • Buy the “BeenThere.eu Calendar 2017” on Etsy.com


    We are printing!!! The project “BeenThere.eu Calendar 2017” is almost over and tomorrow we will have the items print.. It took us 2 designers (one in London-currently sunbathing in Maldives with her husband- and one working hard in Thessaloniki), one passionate photographer, one marketing freak and myself to create the most cute and useful Calendar for this year! (more…)

  • Donalt Burness November 2016


    Donald is a former University Professor who started writting poems after his retirement. He visited Greece to study the language, learn the culture and travel more. His poems are all about his wife and his journeys around the world, so when he visited Greece he got inspired and wrote some more poems. With Dan I made 2 tours and that is because I met him only some days before he leaves Greece to continue his journey. We visited the ancient city of Dion and the Mt. Hortiatis together. (more…)

  • Anssi & Anne October 2016


    Annsi and Anne are a young couple and friends from Finnland. They visited Thessaloniki, Greece for their vacation and during their stay we lived a BeenThere experience together in Mt.Hortiatis hiking a bit, collecting chestnuts in the forest, boil them in a fire and making a picnic into nature. This mountain is aproximately 20 Km away from the city center and in October is foul of chestnuts. So we bought some sausages, feta cheese, tomatoes, bread, we took a pot and we started our tour. (more…)

  • Studying abroad: An Erasmus Student from Thessaloniki!!


    Are you an Erasmus Student in Thessaloniki or an Erasmus Student from Thessaloniki? Then I am sure this article will ring a bell in your heart! www.BeenThere.eu is partialy a product of an Erasmus student from Thessaloniki in Aalen, Germany. The multicultural experience lived there was like a small spark that created a big fire. (more…)

  • Glyka & Fotis September 2016


    Glyka & Fotis are a young couple from Greece that live in Copenhagen, Denmard for many years and often come back for vacations and to see their families. So, during their last visit in Thessaloniki contacted BeenThere.eu to arrange a half-day tour. When l met them, they asked me for a tour that will include “a beach with crystal clear water”, “not far away from Thessaloniki” and “a healthy greek snak”. Hmmm… lt took me a couple of mimutes to think about it and then I had the perfect suggestion for them  🙂  (more…)

  • September’s greetings!


    Windy, sunny and still summer. This is how Thessaloniki will welcome you this month. Let’s celebrate the beginning of September, in a city full of life. Thessaloniki’s highlights for this month are the best sunsets of the year, a bunch of urban fests, a big music festival & the international expo. The best part is that summer is not over yet and the beaches of Halkidiki are still waiting for us (more…)

  • Cedric & Micha June 2016


    Cedric is an architect from Belgium and Micha is a pastry cook from Czech Republic. They both live in Belgium and they chose Northern Greece for their summer vacations. Their base was Thessaloniki because Cedric have been there during his Erasmus studies back in 2009. So, we helped them plan their 9 days-trip from scratch, find accommodations according to their budget and personal style, make their transportations easy and independent and enjoy the hidden gems of the areas they visited. (more…)


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