Photo of the Day 15 November 2007


Horse on Waterfront, Thessaloníki, Greece, 2004
Photograph by Massimo Bassano
A carriage horse pauses by the waterfront in Thessaloníki, Greece. This northern port city plays second fiddle to glorious Athens, but some say it offers a more authentic Greek experience: milder temperatures, picturesque views of mountains and sea, hidden gardens, ancient ruins, and by some accounts, the country's most flavorful cuisine.