Chalkidona – The place
Chalkidona is a small town about 32 kilometers west of Salonica. Its population is about 5000 people. It is mainly a rural area. Many people are farmers. Also, there are people who work in the city of Salonica or in the industrial area of Salonica. In addition there are a lot of civil servants, teachers, shop owners and others. There is a Primary School, a Secondary School and a High School. There is also a Police Station, a Post Office, a Bank and a Big Town Hall. Near us there situated many sights such as Byzantine Salonica, and the cities of ancient Macedonia, Pella ( 4 kilometers) and Vergina (30 kilometers).