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Larisa Destination Guide

Explore Larisa in Greece.

Larisa in the region of Thessaly with it's 128,758 inhabitants is a town in Greece - some 134 mi (or 216 km) North-West of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Larisa is now 06:14 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: Volos, Trikala, Tyrnavos, Sykourion, Platikambos or Podgorica. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yiannouli, Terpsithea, Omorfokhorion, Nikaia, Mesorrakhi and Falanna. 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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Larisa City Taraxi 2010

06:38 min ( February 21, 2010 by vg vn)
Views: 879 - Rating: 5/5

Moto Larissa 2010

Odoiporiko sti Larisa to 1995 - 1997 (B ...

14:41 min ( May 04, 2012 by GBamias)
Views: 497 - Rating: 5/5

Video / 1995 - 1997. For PART A click here youtu.be LARISA TRAVELOGUE in the 90s Random scenes from the city of Larisa / Greece from 1995 to 1997. : / .... Music: "Funky One" b...


CU7PLY project 2012 - FIRST STOP LARISA

04:24 min ( April 25, 2012 by PropagandaRollinCo)
Views: 3,639 - Rating: 5/5

On Sunday 22/4 the qualifications for the CU@the stairs contest started at the city skatepark of Larisa. Skaters from all over Greece were invited and this stop determined which 6 skaters from North a...

Odoiporiko sti Larisa to 1995 - 1997 (A ...

14:32 min ( May 04, 2012 by GBamias)
Views: 490 - Rating: 4/5

Video / 1995 - 1997. For PART B click here youtu.be LARISA TRAVELOGUE in the 90s Random scenes from the city of Larisa / Greece from 1995 to 1997. : / .... Music: "RetroFut...


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Callinicus

The Battle of Callinicus was fought in 171 BC between Macedon and Rome to the city "Kalliniko", near Larissa. The Macedonians were led by their king, Perseus of Macedon, while the Roman force was led by Consul Publius Licinius Crassus. The Macedonians were victorious. The battle is notable for the prevalent role of cavalry and light infantry as a combined 'task force'. Livy describes this battle at 42.58-60, and according to his account, the heavy infantry were not engaged in this battle.

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Located at 39.64, 22.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:171 BC, 2nd-century BC conflicts, Battles in Hellenistic Thessaly, Battles involving the Roman Republic, Battles of Perseus of Macedon, Third Macedonian War

Alcazar Stadium

Alcazar Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Larissa, Greece part of the National Sports Complex of Larissa (Εθνικό Αθλητικό Κέντρο Λάρισας-Ε. Α. Κ. Λ.). It got its nickname because it is located in the Alcazar park, in Larisa, which was named after the arabic name for the park which means "The Castle". The stadium was the homeground of Superleague football team AEL until 2010. It holds 13,108 seats and was built in 1965.

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Located at 39.64, 22.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Thessaly, Football venues in Greece, Larissa, Larissa F.C., Multi-purpose stadiums in Greece

Larissa

Larissa is the capital and biggest city of the Thessaly region of Greece and capital of the Larissa regional unit. It is a principal agricultural centre and a national transportation hub, linked by road and rail with the port of Volos, the city of Thessaloniki and Athens. Larissa, within its municipality, has 162,591 inhabitants, while the regional unit of Larissa reached a population of 284,325 (in 2011).

More reading: Larissa homepage
Located at 39.64, 22.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Greek prefectural capitals, Greek regional capitals, Larissa, Municipalities of Thessaly, Provinces of Greece, Titular sees in Europe

List of Greek military bases

This is a list of modern Greek military bases in Greece that are operated by the Military of Greece:

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Located at 39.64, 22.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Military installations of Greece

AEL FC Arena

AEL FC Arena is the new home ground of Greek football club AEL 1964 FC. The stadium was developed in a total of 144,000 square meters in the Mezourlo Hill, district of Neapolis, Larissa. Construction of the stadium started in September 2009 and was completed in November 2010. According to UEFA stadium categories, AEL FC Arena, is rated as category three of four, (renamed from elite) in ascending ranking order.

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Located at 39.64, 22.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Greece, Larissa F.C.