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Philippi (/fɪˈlɪpaɪ, ˈfɪləˌpaɪ/; Greek: Φίλιπποι, Philippoi) was a city in eastern Macedonia, in the Edonis region. Its original name was Crenides (Greek: Κρηνῖδες, Krenides "Fountains") after its establishment by Thasian colonists in 360/359 BC. The city was renamed by Philip II of Macedon in 356 BC and abandoned in the 14th century after the Ottoman conquest. The present municipality, Filippoi, is located near the ruins of the ancient city and is part of the region of East Macedonia and Thrace in Kavalla, Greece. It was made a World Heritage Site in 2016.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Philippi in Greece. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Philippi like a local. After your splendid visit to Philippi, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Thessaloniki. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Thessaloniki for its bountiful attractions like The White Tower, The Archaeological Museum, Ano Poli on your trip to Philippi. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Philippi*

  • Pollution Statistics in Philippi

    Know the pollution level of Philippi before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 75 (High)
  • Philippi: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Philippi for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Philippi.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 75 (High)
    • Drug offense 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 75 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Philippi - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 54.69 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.5 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.38 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.02 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 36.8 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Philippi

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Philippi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.39 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.81 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.23 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 93.93 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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