Thessaloniki has been ranked among the world’s top 20 cities for remote working, according to a list compiled by Big 7 Travel.
The port city in northern Greece was given the 16th spot among the 50 most attractive destinations for working away from the office, ranking above other European destinations such as Prague (#47), Lisbon (#46), Zurich (#44), Budapest (#38) and Madrid (#32).
The US based travel inspiration site writes of Thessaloniki:
“Who doesn’t dream of living in an ancient, picturesque city in the heart of the Mediterranean? Complete with vibrant food, friendly locals and stunning scenery, In Thessaloniki, you’ll get all that and then some. Here you’ll find reliable internet speeds of 15 Mbps, a high level of safety and a low cost of living. When it comes to your office space, Thessaloniki has loads of charming cafes perfect for an afternoon of work along with the famous co-live and co-work space, Coho.”
The Estonian capital of Tallinn was ranked at the top of the list, which according to Big 7 Travel was created on the basis of variables such as internet access, affordability and the presence of attractive co-working spaces and friendly expat communities, drawing on data from the site Nomad List.
See the full list here.