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Theriso Destination Guide

Delve into Theriso in Greece!

Theriso in the region of Crete is a city in Greece - some 173 mi (or 279 km) South of Athens, the country's capital.

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Current time in Theriso is now 03:21 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tobruk, Benghazi, Zouridhiana, Gerani, Tsikalaria or Theriso. While being here, make sure to check out Varipetron, Stalos, Skourakhladha, SFakianalion, Perivolia and Agia Marina as well. We encountered 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

16°C / 60 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 89%
Air Pressure 996.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 20th of February 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Thursday, 21st of February 2019
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Friday, 22nd of February 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)


Crete Chania Rethymno Heraklion Lasithi

34:01 min ( February 25, 2012 by PigiHera3)
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Crete 2008

Modern Greek: Lesson 12

01:25 min ( November 02, 2009 by Papaloizos)
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Learn Greek the easy way with Papaloizos Publications. Featured Greek Language video is from textbook Modern Greek, Lesson 12 (page138) written by Theodore C. Papaloizos, PH.D. Video series reinforces...

Chania Kreta - Einführung (1/11)

02:56 min ( April 02, 2009 by tsiles1)
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Chania Kreta Griechenland - Crossroad of Civilizations, Paradise for the senses

Modern Greek: Lesson 11 - O (Part II of...

00:53 min ( October 05, 2009 by Papaloizos)
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Interesting facts about this location


Stalos is a village in western Crete. It is about 8 km (5 mi) west of Chania.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.48, 23.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.


Cydonia or Kydonia (Greek Κυδωνία, "quince") was an important ancient city-state on the northwest coast of the island of Crete. It is at the site of the modern-day Greek city of Chania. In legend Cydonia was founded by King Cydon, a son of Hermes and of Akakallis, the daughter of King Minos. Cydonians are mentioned in book 12 of the Aeneid, where their excellent bow skills are used in an extended Virgilian simile describing the Fury's descent to Juturna.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 35.48, 23.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Chania (regional unit), Cretan city-states, Former populated places in Greece, History of Crete

Etz Hayyim Synagogue

The Etz Hayyim Synagogue is the only surviving remnant of the once Jewish community on the Greek isle of Crete. After being restored, the synagogue has become tourist destination and has attracted visits from foreign dignitaries like Queen Sofía of Spain, the sister of the former King Constantine II of Greece, who made a sudden and unannounced visit to the site on March 6, 2006. The synagogue was the target of an arson attack January 5, 2010. http://www. adl. org/PresRele/ASInt_13/5690_13. htm

More reading: Etz Hayyim Synagogue homepage
Located at 35.48, 23.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Crete, Synagogues in Greece, Visitor attractions in Crete


Alikianos is the head village of the Mousouri municipal unit in Chania regional unit, Crete located approximately 12.5 kilometers southwest of Chania. Alikianos is best known outside the island for the fierce fighting which took place there during the 1941 Battle of Crete, during which the 8th Greek Regiment (Provisional) helped cover the retreat of the 10th New Zealand Division, to which it was attached.

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Located at 35.48, 23.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Chania (regional unit)


Chania is the second largest city of Crete and the capital of the Chania regional unit. It lies along the north coast of the island, about 70 km west of Rethymno and 145 km west of Heraklion. The official population of the municipal unit (the former municipality) is 53,910, while the municipality has 108,642 (2011) inhabitants. This consists of the city of Chania and several other towns and villages, including Kounoupidiana (pop. 8,620), Mournies (pop. 7,614), Souda (pop.

More reading: Chania homepage
Located at 35.48, 23.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Capitals of former nations, Chania, Greek prefectural capitals, Minoan sites in Crete, Municipalities of Crete, Populated coastal places in Greece

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