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Arkasadhes Destination Guide

Discover Arkasadhes in Greece!

Arkasadhes in the region of Peloponnese is a town located in Greece - some 98 mi (or 158 km) South-West of Athens, the country's capital.

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Local time in Arkasadhes is now 08:08 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Vlakhokhorion, Lacedaemon, Polovitsa, Patras, Nafplion or Corfu. When in this area, you might want to check out Xirokambion, Vasiliki, Vafion, Trapezandi, Peristerion and Krionerion as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Book Trailer The Olympic Charioteer 01 1...

01:43 min ( March 05, 2010 by Schraderhp)
Views: 2,089 - Rating: 5/5

Two cities at war, two men with Olympic ambtions, and one slave - the finest charioteer in all Greece. This is the story of a young man's journey from tragedy to triumph - and the founding of the firs...

Time lapse video Taygetos peak

01:02 min ( July 27, 2008 by lightrapnet)
Views: 10,618 - Rating: 5/5

A time lapse video from Taygetus peak at 2407m , Greece Lakonia


Visit Greece: Five Things You Will Love ...

11:27 min ( June 16, 2011 by woltersworld)
Views: 3,924 - Rating: 4.93939/5

Www.woltersworld.com Greece is amazing, but like all places there are things you will love and you will not love, so here is our list of five things you will love and hate about visiting Greece. Hates...

Madonna in Greeece

00:57 min ( June 17, 2008 by lolos251)
Views: 1,821 - Rating: 4.5/5

Madonna in Greece on Olympic Stadium on 27/09/2008


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Interesting facts about this location

Arna, Greece

Arna is a village on the eastern slopes of the Taygetus mountain range, at an altitude of 700m to 850m (2,300 to 2,800 feet). Located in Laconia, in the Peloponnese, it used to form part of the municipal unit of Faris until the 31st of December of 2010. Since 1st of January of 2011 it is one of the local communities of the municipality of Sparta. The nearest major towns are Gytheio, 35 km to the southeast, and Sparta, approximately 40 km to the north. The area has a rich history.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.97, 22.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in the Mani Peninsula, Mycenaean sites in the Peloponnese, Populated places in Laconia

Tsakonia

Tsakonia or the Tsakonian region (Greek Τσακωνιά or Τσακωνικός χώρος) describes the area of the eastern Peloponnese where the Tsakonian language is presently spoken. It is not a formally defined political entity of the modern Greek state, being more akin to such vague regional constructions as "Dixie" in the United States or "West Country" in England. In his Brief Grammar of the Tsakonian Dialect published in 1951, Prof.

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Located at 36.97, 22.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Tsakonia

Taygetus

Mount Taygetus, Taugetus, or Taygetos is a mountain range in the Peloponnese peninsula in Southern Greece. The name is one of the oldest recorded in Europe, appearing in the Odyssey. In classical mythology, it was associated with the nymph Taygete. During Byzantine times and up until the 19th century, the mountain was also known as Pentadaktylos (Πενταδάκτυλος; Greek for five-fingered, a common name during that period).

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Located at 36.97, 22.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Arcadia, Laconia, Messenia, Mountains of Greece

Sparta

Sparta, or Lacedaemon, was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece, situated on the banks of the Eurotas River in Laconia, in south-eastern Peloponnese. It emerged as a political entity around the 10th century BC, when the invading Dorians subjugated the local, non-Dorian population. Around 650 BC, it rose to become the dominant military land-power in ancient Greece.

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Located at 36.97, 22.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Former populated places in Greece, Greek mythology, Mythological kings, Offspring of Zeus, Populated places in Laconia, Rulers of Sparta, Sparta, States and territories established in the 11th century BC

Kastania, Laconia

Kastania is a town in Mesa Mani, in Laconia, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit Smynos. In 1770, after the Orlov Revolt failed, the Ottomans wanted to punish the Maniots for their support of it. They attacked the two Maniot pyrgoi which belonged to the Venetsanakis clan. With them was the father of the hero of the Greek War of Independence, Theodoros Kolokotronis, Kostantinos Kolokotronis and his wife who was pregnant with his son.

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Located at 36.97, 22.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in the Mani Peninsula, Greek War of Independence, Populated places in Laconia