Acts 17:1

17:1 Amphipolis and Apollonia . . . Thessalonica. Amphipolis was thirty miles southwest of Philippi and Apollonia twenty-five miles farther on the highway to Thessalonica. Paul and his companions were eager to get to Thessalonica, forty miles beyond Apollonia. Thessalonica had a population of 200,000 and was the provincial capital of Macedonia.