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Pigadhia Destination Guide

Explore Pigadhia in Greece.

Pigadhia in the region of East Macedonia and Thrace is a place in Greece - some 226 mi (or 365 km) North of Athens, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Pigadhia

Current time in Pigadhia is now 11:43 PM (Wednesday). 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: İzmir, Bucharest, Sofia, Smolyan, Plovdiv or Pristina. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Genissea, Xanthi, Vafaiika, Sidhini, Seleron and Kimmeria. 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

Xanthi Carnival 2007

05:50 min ( May 05, 2008 by vasilis813)
Views: 1,837 - Rating: 5/5

Xanthi Carnival 2007 at Thrace, Greece

Lowering of the flag in Xanthi

02:24 min ( August 02, 2008 by hikoukla)
Views: 1,308 - Rating: 5/5

Lowering of the flag in Xanthi


Xanthi bazaar 21-11-08 wmv

02:35 min ( November 25, 2008 by kxanthiotis)
Views: 2,182 - Rating: 5/5

It is raining in Xanthi but the local bazaar continues. People do their shops at very low prices and there are good things to shop

LocoMondo

01:26 min ( March 11, 2008 by tzoell317)
Views: 1,159 - Rating: 5/5

Karnavali Xanthis 2008


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Interesting facts about this location

Skoda Xanthi Arena

Skoda Xanthi Arena is a football ground built by Skoda Xanthi in Xanthi, Thrace, Greece. It was built over the course of ten months in 2004. It is a ground used for matches and is the home ground of Skoda Xanthi FC. It holds up to 7,422 spectators, with 80% of the seats under the roof. The stadium was built because of a disagreement between FC Skoda Xanthi and the amateur club of Skoda Xanthi.

More reading: Skoda Xanthi Arena homepage
Located at 41.12, 24.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Greece, Skoda Xanthi F.C.

Kimmeria

Kimmeria (Greek: Κιμμέρια, previously known as Kiougioukki, Turkish: Koyunköy) is a community in the municipality Xanthi in the Xanthi regional unit of Greece. It is located 740 kilometers from Athens, 233 kilometers from Thessalonica, and 5 kilometers east of Xanthi. In 1981, the population of Kimmeria was around 3588 inhabitants. In 1991, the population declined to around 2627 inhabitants and now (2008) is around 5000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.12, 24.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Xanthi (regional unit)

Xanthi Ground

A.O. Xanthi Ground is a football stadium in Xanthi, Greece. It used to host Skoda Xanthi until they moved to the Skoda Xanthi Arena in 2004. The stadium holds 9,500 and was built in 1970.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.12, 24.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1970 establishments, Football venues in Greece

Democritus University of Thrace

Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH), in Greek: Δημοκρίτειο Πανεπιστήμιο Θράκης, was established in July 1973. It is based in Komotini, Greece and has campuses in the Thracian cities of Xanthi, Alexandroupoli and Orestiada. The university accepted the first students in the academic year 1974–1975. It was named after the ancient Greek philosopher Democritus who was born in the city of Avdira.

More reading: Democritus University of Thrace homepage
Located at 41.12, 24.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in East Macedonia and Thrace, Educational institutions established in 1973, Komotini, Universities in Greece, Western Thrace

Genisea

Genisea is a town in the Vistonida municipal unit of the Xanthi regional unit of Greece. According to a 2001 census, the population of Genisea was around 2,576 inhabitants. Under the Ottoman names "Yenidje" or "Yenidze" (from Turkish Yenice Karasu), Genisea was famous for its superior Oriental tobacco, especially suited for cigarettes. It lent its name to the Yenidze tobacco factory building in Dresden and to the British Yenidje Tobacco Company Limited.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.12, 24.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Xanthi (regional unit)