International Summer School for Greek Language, History and Culture students will stay in twin-bedded rooms at the Grand Hotel Palace, Thessaloniki. The postal address is:
Telephone: +30 2310 549000
The total cost of participation in the International Summer School is € 2,000. This covers all expenses: hotel accommodation, full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner), tuition, excursions and guided tours. As soon as a student is informed that he/she has been accepted, the total cost of participation in the International Summer School of € 2,000 should be paid by 29 June 2018 in the student’s name to the Balkan Research and Studies Society’s account with the National Bank of Greece:
● National Bank of Greece
● Acc.No.: 210/931052-58
● IBAN: GR7301102100000021093105258
● SWIFT [BIC]: ETHNGRAA
There are direct flights to Thessaloniki from many European cities (Berlin, London, Paris, Vienna, Amsterdam, Zurich, Munich, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, etc.) as well as good train and bus connections. There are banks and tourist information offices at Macedonia Airport and at Thessaloniki central railway station.
-The Grand Hotel Palace is situated in the western part of Thessaloniki, at about 22 km (15.5 mi) from Macedonia Airport and about 2 km (1.25 mi) from the railway station.
-Students arriving by air can take bus 78 (23:30-5:30 = 78N) from Macedonia Airport and get off at bus stop “Oryzomyloi” («Ορυζόμυλοι»). The Hotel is located at the opposite side of the road.
-The bus ticket costs € 2,00.
-Students arriving by train can take bus 8 in the direction of the interurban bus station (ΚΤΕΛ), and get off at bus stop “Oryzomyloi” («Ορυζόμυλοι»). The Hotel is located at the opposite side of the road.
-The bus ticket costs € 1,00.
A taxi from the airport to the Ηotel costs about € 29,00.
After midnight the cost of hiring a taxi increases by about € 29,00 +10,00 (night fare).
A taxi from the railway station to the hotel costs about € 7,00.
For further information and/or application forms, please contact the Secretary of the ISS at: