Ano Metapa Destination Guide
Delve into Ano Metapa in Greece!
Ano Metapa in the region of West Greece is a city in Greece - some 123 mi (or 198 km) West of Athens, the country's capital.
Current time in Ano Metapa is now 09:03 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Athens" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Thermo, Patras, Paravola, Panaitolion, Nafplion or Podgorica. While being here, make sure to check out Tsiliyiannaiika, Tsifaiika, Tserpelaiika, Palaiozevgaron, Palaioxorio and Gavalou as well. 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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Messolonghi - Culture I
Au monastère de Saint Symeon, on festoie la mémoire des héros d' Exode, le 1826. La fête commence le Samedie de Lazare et dure trois jours et nuits, en musique (cornemuse et tambourin), chansons t...
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Escape from today Agrinio
, the beauty of flowers and lake Trihonis
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Interesting facts about this location
Lake Trichonida is the largest natural lake in Greece. It is situated in the eastern part of Aetolia-Acarnania, southeast of the town Agrinio and northwest of Nafpaktos. It covers an area of 98.6 square kilometres with a maximum length of 19 kilometres and maximum depth of 58 metres . One million years ago the lake was much larger, and covered the central part of Aetolia-Acarnania, a part that is now a plain. The Panaitoliko mountains are situated to the north and northeast of the lake.
Located at 38.52, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Thermos (also known as Thermon or Thermum) was an ancient Greek sanctuary, which served as the regular meeting place of the Aetolian League. Its focal point was the temple of Apollo Thermios famous for the archaic terra cotta metopes decorated with painted scenes from mythology which are among the earliest examples of this art form in Greece.
Located at 38.52, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Calydon was an ancient Greek city in Aetolia, situated on the west bank of the river Evenus. According to Greek mythology, the city took its name from its founder Calydon, son of Aetolus. Close to the city stood Mount Zygos, the slopes of which provided the setting for the hunt of the Calydonian Boar. The city housed the important Aetolian sanctuary known as the Laphrion, dedicated to Artemis Laphria and Apollo Laphrios.
Located at 38.52, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Third Siege of Missolonghi
The Third Siege of Missolonghi (Greek: Τρίτη Πολιορκία του Μεσσολογίου, often erroneously referred to as the Second Siege) was fought in the Greek War of Independence, between the Ottoman Empire and the Greek rebels, from 15 April 1825 to 10 April 1826. The Ottomans had already tried and failed to capture the city in 1822 and 1823, but returned in 1825 with a stronger force of infantry and a stronger navy supporting the infantry.
Located at 38.52, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
The Evinos is a 92 km long river in western Greece, flowing into the Gulf of Patras. Its source is in the northern Vardousia mountains, near the village Artotina, Phocis. The river flows in a generally southwestern direction, for most of its length in Aetolia-Acarnania. It feeds the reservoir of Lake Evinos, that is about 10 km². The river flows through a deep forested valley with few small villages.
Located at 38.52, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
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