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Roupai in the region of Crete is a town located in Greece - some 189 mi (or 304 km) South of Athens, the country's capital.

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Local time in Roupai is now 04:21 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tobruk, Yiannoudhion, Yerakarion, Viranepiskopi, Fira or Agia Foteini. When in this area, you might want to check out Tzannakiana, Skouloufia, Skordhilon, Roupai, Pikris and Margaritai as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Arkadi Monastery Crete

06:10 min ( February 04, 2011 by fonKarapap)
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A 3D tribute to the Monastery of Arkadi in Crete. The model was made with SketchUp and it is shown on GoogleEarth. The music in the beginning is a cretan pentozali by Ross Daly and...

Arkadi Monastery Moni Arkadiou Crete ...

05:09 min ( September 07, 2008 by ccccorneliu56)
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The Arkadi Monastery ( Moni Arkadiou) is a 16th century monastery. The Arkadi Monastery is one of Crete's most venerated symbols of freedom. It is famous for the Cretan Revolt (1866--1869). Music: Van...

Crete AVI

03:02 min ( July 10, 2010 by Weende71)
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Macacao "Clubtanz" im Creta Star 28

Traditional Greek Dancing in Crete

09:58 min ( September 01, 2007 by livingincrete)
Views: 66,865 - Rating: 4.54545/5

Greek traditional dancing filmed at the Roumeli Festival on 31st August 2007. Roumeli is a traditional village between Peramo and Panormo between Rethymno and Heraklion on the northern coast of Crete....

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Interesting facts about this location


Eleutherna, also called Apollonia, was an ancient city-state in Crete, Greece, which lies 25 km southeast of Rethymno in Rethymno regional unit. Archaeologists excavated the site, located on a narrow northern spur of Mount Ida in the municipality of Prines, the highest mountain in Crete; it flourished from the Dark Ages of Greece’s early history until Byzantine times. In the systematic Eleutherna project, a team of archaeologists from the University of Crete has been in charge since 1984.

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Located at 35.35, 24.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Crete, Cretan city-states, Former populated places in Greece, Iron Age sites in Greece, Populated places in Ancient Greece, Roman sites in Greece

Arkadi Monastery

The monastery of Arkadi is an Eastern Orthodox monastery, situated on a fertile plateau 14 mi (23 km) to the southeast of Rethymnon on the island of Crete (in Greece). The current catholicon (church) dates back to the 16th century and is marked by the influence of the Renaissance. This influence is visible in the architecture, which mixes both Roman and baroque elements. As early as the 16th century, the monastery was a place for science and art and had a school and a rich library.

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Located at 35.35, 24.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 16th century, Christian monasteries in Greece, Greek Orthodox monasteries, Modern history of Crete, Monasteries in Crete, Rethymno (regional unit)

Xiro Chorio

Xiro Chorio is a hamlet of approximately 170 residents, which is part of the city of Rethymno, capital of Rethymno regional unit in the island of Crete, Greece. The hamlet features access to the Mili (also Myloi and Miloi) Greek: Μύλοι) Gorge, which leads to the Venetian village by the same name, abandoned for unknown reasons over 100 years ago, and to the Byzantine chapel of St. Anthony. It also features St. Mark's chappel, which is one of only two in Crete honoring St. Mark.

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Located at 35.35, 24.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Rethymno (regional unit)

Greek National Road 90

Greek National Road 90 is a national highway of Greece. It runs along the north coast of the island Crete. It connects Kissamos in the west with Siteia in the east, via Chania, Rethymno, Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos. Three sections (the bypasses of the cities Chania, Rethymno, and Heraklion) have been upgraded to motorway standard. These new sections carry the designation A90. The road is part of the European route E75.

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Located at 35.35, 24.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Roads 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 35.35, 24.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Minoan sites in Crete, Populated places in Ancient Greece