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Kourtelaiika Destination Guide

Explore Kourtelaiika in Greece.

Kourtelaiika in the region of West Greece is located in Greece - some 123 mi (or 198 km) West of Athens, the country's capital city.

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Time in Kourtelaiika is now 03:55 PM (Saturday). 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: Thermo, Potamoula, Patras, Paravola, Panaitolion or Podgorica. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tsiliyiannaiika, Tsifaiika, Tserpelaiika, Palaiozevgaron, Palaioxorio and Gavalou. 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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Videos

Messolonghi - Culture I

05:50 min ( August 04, 2008 by xoroxronos)
Views: 2,834 - Rating: 5/5

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...

Escape from today Agrinio

07:06 min ( October 25, 2010 by sipozova)
Views: 1,593 - Rating: 5/5


Trihonis lake

04:12 min ( August 17, 2008 by tn1484)
Views: 4,556 - Rating: 5/5

, the beauty of flowers and lake Trihonis

Messolonghi - Culture II

04:03 min ( August 03, 2008 by xoroxronos)
Views: 2,212 - Rating: 4.8/5

A l' ouest de Messolonghi, prés de la mer, on a construie "le Batiment de Lord Byron", pour faire honeur au poète rommantique et philelline. . A la centrale place de la ville, au Mairie, qui est tra...


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Interesting facts about this location

Lake Trichonida

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.

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Located at 38.5, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Lakes of Greece

Calydon

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.

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Located at 38.5, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Aetolia, Ancient Greek cities, Former populated places in Greece

Thermos (Aetolia)

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.

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Located at 38.5, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Aetolia, Historical religious sanctuaries, Mycenaean sites in central Greece

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.

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Located at 38.5, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:1826 in Greece, Battles involving Arab Egypt, Battles of the Greek War of Independence, Conflicts in 1825, Conflicts in 1826, Massacres in Greece, Missolonghi, Sieges involving Greece, Sieges involving the Ottoman Empire

Evinos

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.

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Located at 38.5, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Aetolia-Acarnania, Rivers of Greece