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Dafnon Destination Guide

Explore Dafnon in Greece.

Dafnon in the region of North Aegean with it's 409 inhabitants is a town in Greece - some 131 mi (or 211 km) East of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Dafnon is now 08:50 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Vounos, Ververaton, Vaviloi, Tinos, Samos or Constantinople. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zyfias, Vrontados, Vasileonoikon, Tholopotamion, Thymiana and Karyai. 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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Chios Harbour Greece

00:47 min ( April 16, 2011 by JasonSensations1)
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Chios (Greek: ) is the main town on the Greek island of Chios, in eastern Aegean. It is located on the eastern coast of the island facing the Turkish coastal town of Cesme. The town has a population o...

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01:11 min ( December 28, 2010 by Aegeanhawk)
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Firing six shots on two targets. Watch the bullets as they travel to targets. The last three are easily visible. Targets at approximately 200 meters from shooting line. Filmed with a Casio EX F1 digit...


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Interesting facts about this location

Nea Moni of Chios

Nea Moni (Greek: Νέα Μονή, lit. "New Monastery") is an 11th century monastery on the island of Chios that has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is located on the Provateio Oros Mt. in the island's interior, about 15 km from Chios town. It is well known for its mosaics, which, together with those at Daphni and Hosios Loukas, are among the finest examples of "Macedonian Renaissance" art in Greece.

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Located at 38.35, 26.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
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Archaeological Museum of Chios

The Archaeological Museum of Chios is a museum located on Michalon Street in Chios town, Chios, Greece. It was constructed in 1966-1971 and covers a total area of 2500 square metres. 1200 square metres of floor space is occupied by the exhibitions. The museum underwent renovation in 1998 and reopened in November 1999 and features a collection of antiquities from the Neolithic Era up to the Roman times excavated at the ancient sites of Emporio, Fana, Dotia, Aghio Galas and at Chios town.

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Located at 38.35, 26.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological museums in Greece, Chios, Museums in the North Aegean

Neochori, Chios

Neochori is a village on the island of Chios, Greece. It is part of the municipality Agios Minas, and located approximately 9 kilometers from the capital of the island, Chios (town), also known locally as Chora. There are medieval manuscripts that refer to the village but no sign of the Middle Ages was preserved. The inhabitants are mainly farmers. The main church is devoted to Virgin Mary and it is an example of the local architecture of the 19th century.

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Located at 38.35, 26.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
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Chios Island National Airport

Chios Island National Airport (Greek: Κρατικός Αερολιμένας Χίου) is an airport on the island of Chios in Greece. It is also known as Chios National Airport, "Omiros" or Chios Airport located at the region of Kampos, south of the city of Chios.

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Located at 38.35, 26.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
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Castle of Chios

The castle of Chios consists of an inhabited area surrounded by a large stonewall structure with various fortifications purposed to defend the enclosed population and properties against naval attack and siege. The castle of Chios is situated adjacent to the main port of Chios and it's east side borders with the sea. The castle of Chios was constructed in the medieval period with its first construction phase having started in the 10th century by the Byzantines.

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Located at 38.35, 26.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
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