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Pyrgos Destination Guide

Explore Pyrgos in Greece.

Pyrgos in the region of North Aegean with it's 724 inhabitants is located in Greece - some 169 mi (or 273 km) East of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Time in Pyrgos is now 06:45 AM (Monday). 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: Pythagoreio, Neon Karlovasion, Mytilinioi, Marathokampos, Kos or Bursa. Since you are here already, consider visiting Vourliotai, Skouraiika, Pyrgos, Pagondas, Koumaiika and Ormos Koumaiikon. We saw 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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Samos Island Paradise - Landscapes and b...

03:59 min ( April 15, 2012 by mctsoul)
Views: 2,079 - Rating: 5/5 All images were captured by Nick Tsoulontino A colourful slideshow video dedicated to Samos Island of Greece- a unique paradise... Music by one of my favourite Greek bands 'Mikr...

Panigiri at Agia Kyriaki in Koumaradei /...

03:38 min ( July 08, 2010 by tubeminstrel)
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Panigiri at the chapel Agia Kyriaki outside of Koumaradei on the evening of July 6th, 2010. Samos island, Greece

Samos: Celebrating rural life and the vi...

01:42 min ( September 13, 2008 by tubeminstrel)
Views: 5,835 - Rating: 4.5/5

A 2-days agricultural festival was held in September 2008 in Pirgos right in the center of the island of Samos in Greece. First day, September 5th: "Kyvelocooking" with traditional food, wine and swee...

SAMOS (first cut)

11:31 min ( May 12, 2012 by William Fanelli)
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Premontaggio di immagini girate sull'isola di Samos Next Sailing cruise! Sailing cruises organized by Zephiros tours, tel + mail charter(at) Girato con Lumix GH1, ott...

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Interesting facts about this location

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, 26.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 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, 26.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 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, 26.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Samos

List of decommissioned ships of the Hellenic Navy

This is a list of retired naval ships operated by the Hellenic Navy during its history:

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.71, 26.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Greek military-related lists, Lists of ships by country, Naval history of Greece, Ships of the Hellenic Navy

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, 26.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 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

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