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"OUR" News

 

 

"OUR" News by Ramada Plaza Thraki

We are very happy to anounce our monthly newsletter!
We will inform you about what is going on at the hotel and the wonderful area.
You will get to know some of our staff during some short interviews
Every month the chef will introduce a typical greek recipe so you can cook it at home.
What is going on in our region, everything about concerts, excursions and news.

 

Highlight of Alexandroupoli

The Lighthouse of Alexandroupolis is the landmark of the city.

It operates under the direct supervision of the personnel of Lighthouse Service and is one of the few supervised lighthouses in existence today.It was constructed by the French Lighthouse company and came in operation in 1880. It illuminates 25 nautical miles distance. It is 18 meters high and 27 from sea level.

You can reach Faros in about 8 minutes by car or bus from our Hotel

Autumn excursion ideas:

Komotini

(55 km from our hotel)
The "Amsterdam of Thrace" is just around the corner. A multicultural vivd city with colours and tastes of the orient and the western world. The city has a population of around 70.000, half of the population are moslems the other half christians. This combination makes the city unique and worth to visit.
What to see or to do  in Komotini?
  • The imaret of komotini build in the 13th century
  • The old market of Komotini presents a special interest  don't forget to buy greek coffee and stragalia (roasted chickpeas)
  • Visit the bazar (only Saturday)
  • Drink a frappe or espresso at Venizelou pedestrian street in one the cafes to meet few of thousands of students
  • Eat something: suggestions 1) Sultan Tepe for oriental flavours and taste and Kapsouli for "mezedakia" (small tapas dishes) For more information about Komotini you can contact us.For more information click here

"OUR" events:
  Wellness-Beauty-Gymnastic Day 2017

The Thraki Thalasso & Wellness Spa organizes for the 4th time the event:  Wellness-Beauty-Gymnastic  day 2017 on Sunday the 12th of November at 11:00 to 19:00hrs

Experience live wellness, beauty treatments and various gymnastic programs (Yoga, Mat Pilates, Aqua Pilates, Aqua Spinning, Body Fitness, Cross Training) at "OUR" Spa and taste the healthy finger food selections by "OUR" chef.
Free entrance and various special offers will be available exclusively available, at that day

New archeological Museum to open earlier with an exhibition

4km from our Hotel
The new archaeological museum of Alexandroupolis, is expected to open its "gates" in 2020 but the museum is preparing to open its doors to the public with a periodical exhibition "Archaeological Documentation of the excavation of the Neolithic settlement in Makri", in the near future.
We will inform you of course about the exact dates.


 

What to do in November @ Ramada Plaza Thraki?

Too cold to swim at the sea? Yes maybe, but how about  swimming in one of our indoor Thalasso Pools with  32 degrees Celsius warm sea water?

Discover the age-old therapeutic properties of seawater through a cycle of thalasso and hydrotherapy programmes, which are conducted at our excellent, modern facilities under the constant supervision of properly trained staff.

Undertake a cycle of hydro and thalasso therapy: begin at the central pool with warm seawater and its 11 hydro jets, continue in the relaxation pool with its 6 beds equipped with air jets and sweet water and chill out completely in the small Jacuzzi pool with hydro jet for the feet and back. You can also take part in specialized individual or group training programmes with special exercise machines in the training pool with the guidance of a qualified trainer.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the Spa area
For more information click here

Get to know "OUR" staff:
Nadia Kalogiantsidou the Spa Sales Manager

Where do you live and where were you born?

Born in Thessaloniki and raised and live in Alexandroupolis

What are your hobbies?

Fishing and studying as I can relax with both..

What is your favorite place in the region and why?

The beach of Marmaritsa (next to ancient Maronia) because of the crystal clear water and the amazing view to Samothraki Island

You are proud of...

that I studied  at the  Black Sea department of the university in Komotini and went to Istanbul learning the turkish language.

What is your favorite spot at our Hotel?

the pool terrace as the view from there is amazing..

Tell us your favorite song, movie and book

Bitter sweet symphony  / 12 years a slave / the girl with the tattoo

Why do you think should someone choose our hotel for a stay?

perfect location, nice private beach and above all: warm hospitality
 

What is your motto?

As albert Einstein said once: Never think of the future it comes soon enough!

What is your favorite dish?

Kebap Yogurtlu
 

Thank you Nadia!
you can meet Nadia here
Last minute meeting? No problem..just ask for one of ten halls with natural daylight and with capacities ranging from 50-800 participants. See our congress and meeting fascilities here

Happy repeater offer!

Just for our beloved guests who have visited our Hotel in the past, we are happy to offer  a special "get to know us again" package which include:
  • 2 overnights for 2 persons in one of our newly renovated Superion King rooms
  • Daily Thracian Breakfast with local flavors
  • Free parking in our private parking area
  • 15% discount on our spa therapies
  • One bottle of Water and fresh fruits upon arrival
  • Late check out (uppon availability)
  • Free upgrade to a sea view superior king room (uppon availability)
for only 180 Euros
offer is subject to availability and it is valid till 1st of May 2018
only for direct reservations at reservations@ramadaplazathraki.com
please mention "Happy repeater code"
 
 

Receipt of the month by "OUR" Chef Pavlos
"Tzatziki"

Tzatziki is probably the most famous greek side dish. Here how we prepare it:
Ingredients:

 

Ingredients

  • 2 cups plain Greek yogurt
  • 1 cup seeded cucumber shredded or diced
  • 2 Tbsp lemon juice or white wine vinegar
  • 2 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 Tbsp chopped dill
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Strain yogurt  to remove excess moisture

  2. Sprinkle salt onto shredded or diced cucumber, then lay out on paper towel to draw out moisture.

  3. Mix together yogurt, cucumber, dill, garlic, and lemon.
  4. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
    You can add more garlic if you prefer a stronger taste.

    Kali orexi!

Picture of the month

This time of the year the colors of  the nature are very impressive. Just enjoy with us the magnificent view from "our terrace. What a combination of dark blue see and purple sky while the sun goes down!
 
Our mailing address is:
info@ramadaplazathraki.com
 
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