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Balos Samos Destination Guide

Touring Balos Samos in Greece.

Balos Samos in the region of North Aegean is located in Greece - some 165 mi (or 266 km) East of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Time in Balos Samos is now 01:28 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Vourliotai, Pyrgos, Pagondas, Neon Karlovasion, Kos or Balos Samos. Being here already, consider visiting Skouraiika, Marathokampos, Koumaiika, Ydroussa, Limnonaki and Kampos. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Hotels Marathokampos Samos

03:48 min ( March 24, 2012 by SamosExclusive)
Views: 10,228 - Rating: 5/5 Hotels in Marathokampos Samos. If you have an hotel or apartments in Marathokampos-Samos, then you definitely need to watch this video. For the summer season of 2012 and after t...

Samos: traditional greek dance on platí...

08:24 min ( July 10, 2009 by tubeminstrel)
Views: 26,430 - Rating: 5/5

Panijiri 2008 on the platia in Kastaneá on Samos island in Greece. Late at night, many people have already left the place, the remaining ones are a bit tired, but two guys get up and dance together a...

Hot August summer nights on the island o...

02:21 min ( October 31, 2008 by tubeminstrel)
Views: 8,942 - Rating: 5/5

Summer 2008 on the island of Samos in Greece. The night of August 17th till 18th in the early morning: Charity event in Kastaneá (municipality of Karlóvasi). 1:40 o'clock in the morning, people danc...

Dreadlocks Update 1 - Day 24 mov

07:14 min ( July 04, 2010 by baggeeboy)
Views: 12,425 - Rating: 0/5

First official dreadlocks update. I've had them in just over 3 weeks now. This vid includes shameless plugs for other dreadheads who have inspired me, and what I've learned about maintenance in the la...

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Interesting facts about this location


Kerkis or Kerketeus is an extinct volcano, forming the bulk of the center of the Greek island of Samos. Its highest peak, named Vigla (Βίγλα), its maximum elevation is 1,433 m (4,701 ft), making it the second-highest peak in the East Aegean. The mountain's name, in both ancient and modern forms, means roughly, "belonging to Circe". The mountain has a whitish color due to a high chalk content, especially visible on several exposed cliffs.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.71, 26.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Extinct volcanoes, Mountains of Greece, Samos

Samos Prefecture

Samos Prefecture was a prefecture in Greece, consisting of the islands of Samos, Ikaria and the smaller islands of Fournoi Korseon. In 2011 the prefecture was abolished and the territory is now covered by the regional units of Samos and Ikaria. Its capital was the town of Vathy, on Samos.

More reading: Samos Prefecture homepage
Located at 37.71, 26.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:1915 establishments in Greece, Prefectures of Greece, Samos Prefecture

Heraion of Samos

The Heraion of Samos was a large sanctuary to the goddess Hera, in the southern region of Samos, Greece, 6 km southwest of the ancient city, in a low, marshy river basin near the sea. The Late Archaic Heraion of Samos was the first of the gigantic free-standing Ionic temples, but its predecessors at this site reached back to the Geometric Period of the 8th century BC, or earlier.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.71, 26.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek buildings and structures, Ancient Greek sites in Greece, Ancient Samos, Buildings and structures in the North Aegean, Sanctuaries in Greece, Temples of Hera, Visitor attractions in the North Aegean, World Heritage Sites in Greece


Kokkari is a village on Samos Island, Greece, about 10 km from the capital city Vathy.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.71, 26.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Samos

Tunnel of Eupalinos

The Tunnel of Eupalinos or Eupalinian aqueduct (Modern Greek: Efpalinio orygma, Ευπαλίνειο όρυγμα) is a tunnel of 1,036 m length in Samos, Greece, built in the 6th century BC to serve as an aqueduct. The tunnel is the second known tunnel in history which was excavated from both ends, and the first with a geometry-based approach in doing so. Today it is a popular tourist attraction.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.71, 26.72 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:6th-century BC architecture, Ancient Greek buildings and structures, Ancient Greek technology, Ancient Samos, Aqueducts in Greece, Tunnels in Greece, Water tunnels