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Agrinio in the region of West Greece with it's 43,525 habitants is a town located in Greece - some 133 mi (or 214 km) West of Athens, the country's capital.

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Local time in Agrinio is now 08:42 AM (Wednesday). 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: Zakynthos, Tripoli, Stratos, Patras, Paravola or Podgorica. When in this area, you might want to check out Triandaiika, Skoutesiadha, Skoutera, Skhinos, Singenaiika and Agrinio 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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AGRINIO CITY 2012- (HD SLIDE SHOW) wmv

03:39 min ( December 23, 2011 by biblos89)
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Municipality of Agrinion

23:33 min ( November 27, 2012 by Λαογραφικά Αιτωλοακαρνανίας)
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The Municipality of Agrinion is a Municipality of Western Greece, established by Program Kallikratis from the merge of the Municipalities: Agelokastro, Agrinio, Arakynthos, Thestieon, Makryneia, Neapo...


Escape from today Agrinio

07:06 min ( October 25, 2010 by sipozova)
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Agrinio

04:57 min ( November 07, 2012 by Λαογραφικά Αιτωλοακαρνανίας)
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Agrinio is the link connecting Aetolia and Acarnania and it is one of the largest cities of western Greece. Its population has increased significantly during the past few decades and in 1920, when ref...


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Interesting facts about this location

Dimokratias Square (Agrinio)

Dimokratias Square (Greek: Πλατεία Δημοκρατίας, Plateia Dimokratias, "Democracy Square") is the central square of the city of Agrinio. The square was created in 1879 when Michail Bellos (Μιχαήλ Μπέλλος) was mayor, and was long named Bellou Square (Πλατεία Μπέλλου) after him. On Good Friday 1944, the German occupation authorities hung Avraam Anastasiadis, Panos Soulos and Christos Salakos from the square's lamp-posts. Today, three roads leading to the square are named after them.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.62, 21.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Agrinio, Buildings and structures in West Greece, Squares in Greece

Panetolikos Stadium

Panetolikos Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Agrinio in Aetolia-Acarnania, Greece. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Panetolikos. The stadium is located at Prousiotissis Street and it holds 7,500 people. Its highest attendance was 11,012 during a match with Olympiacos CFP in 1977. There are plans to increase the seating capacity of the stadium to 11,000 in the future if necessary.

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Located at 38.62, 21.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Agrinio, Buildings and structures in West Greece, Football venues in Greece

Lake Lysimachia

Lysimachia is a lake located west of Agrinio, Greece. The Acheloos river flows to the northwest with an artificial flow now to the east and an old natural flow near the lake. The area is 13.2 km², it is 17 km in length, its depth is around 9 m. East of the lake features another lake in the Great Aetolian Fields, the Trichonida which has an ecosystem. The lake offers a view of the city of Agrinio to the southeast.

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Located at 38.62, 21.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Aetolia-Acarnania, Agrinio, Lakes of Greece

Stratos Hydroelectric Dam

The Stratos Hydroelectric Dam (Greek: Υδροηλεκτρικό Φράγμα Στράτου, Ydroilektriko Φragma Stratou) is a dam that dams up the Acheloos River just east of Stratos and north of the GR-5/E55 (Antirrio - Amfilochia - Ioannina).

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Located at 38.62, 21.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Dams completed in 1989, Dams in Greece, Hydroelectric power stations in Greece

Stratos (lake)

Lake Stratos (Greek: Λίμνη Στράτου,Limni Strátou) is an artificial lake in Greece. It is located near Stratos near a pond in which the GR-5/E55 (Antirrio - Arta - Ioannina) viaduct is nearly located. The lake's has a minimum of 60,000,000 m³ of water and the maximum is 70,200,000 m³. The lake is home to the Hellenic Water Ski Federation and today functions as the National Waterskiing Center (Centre). The Acheloos River is dammed by the Stratos Hydroelectric Dam to form this lake.

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Located at 38.62, 21.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Reservoirs in Greece