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Amarion Destination Guide

Explore Amarion in Greece.

Amarion in the region of Crete with it's 161 inhabitants is a place in Greece - some 197 mi (or 318 km) South of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Amarion is now 11:55 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tobruk, Yiannoudhion, Tympaki, Fira, Spilion or İzmir. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yerakarion, Yena, Vrisai, Vrisai, Voleones and Agia Foteini. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Eden Village Danza Kuduro

03:26 min ( August 10, 2011 by StaffTakeNoGooD)
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Tormentone dell'estate. Danza Kuduro all'Eden Village Minoa Palace Creta 2011. StaffTakeNoGood.com

Jimny - 4x4 at Arkadi

05:42 min ( April 09, 2008 by JayReth)
Views: 4,079 - Rating: 4.55556/5

Giannis, Nikos & Giorgos on an Off-Road trip at a location near the Arkadi Monastery, in Rethymno, Greece. Off-Road , . (Jimny), (Wrangler), (Samurai). Song Info: Andrew Bennett - Safe From Harm


Crete Rethymnon Beach

00:29 min ( August 29, 2008 by RewardRebel)
Views: 20,393 - Rating: 4.33333/5

Husband notices beach lothario eyeing his woman as she bathes in sea at Rethymnon, Crete

Polyprion Americanus (Wreckfish) fished ...

01:56 min ( August 20, 2008 by Elias Kyriakakis)
Views: 3,524 - Rating: 4/5

Polyprion Americanus (Wreckfish) fished outside of Rethymnon Crete the 19th of August 2008, in a deep sea fishing trip


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Interesting facts about this location

Amari Valley

The Amari Valley is a fertile valley on the foothills of Mount Ida and Mount Kedros in Crete. The valley was known as a center of resistance to the Germans during the Battle of Crete and the German occupation. After the abduction of General Heinrich Kreipe the Germans destroyed a number of villages in the area including the village of Gerakari.

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Located at 35.22, 24.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Crete, Valleys of Greece

Holocaust of Kedros

The Holocaust of Kedros (Greek: Ολοκαύτωμα του Κέντρους), also known as the Holocaust of Amari (Greek: Ολοκαύτωμα του Αμαρίου), refers to an operation mounted by Nazi German forces against the civilian residents of nine villages located in the Amari Valley on the Greek island of Crete during its occupation by the Axis in World War II.

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Located at 35.22, 24.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1944 in Greece, Conflicts in 1944, Crete in World War II, Massacres in Greece during World War II, Nazi war crimes, War crimes in Greece, World War II sites in Greece

Monastiraki, Crete

Monastiraki is the archaeological site of an ancient Minoan town on the island of Crete.

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Located at 35.22, 24.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Minoan sites in Crete, Populated places in Ancient Greece

Akoumia

Akoumia is a traditional Cretan village of about 450 people in the southern part of the Rethymno regional unit, famous for the two Triopetra (meaning three stones) beaches. It is part of the municipality Agios Vasileios.

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Located at 35.22, 24.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Rethymno (regional unit)

Apodoulou

Apodoulou is the archaeological site of an ancient Minoan mansion or ceremonial building.

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Located at 35.22, 24.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Ancient houses in Greece, Minoan sites in Crete