Oleni Destination Guide
Explore Oleni in Greece.
Oleni in the region of West Greece is a place in Greece - some 119 mi (or 192 km) West of Athens, the country's capital city.
Current time in Oleni is now 04:27 AM (Wednesday). 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: Zakynthos, Lacedaemon, Skillounta, Platanos, Pyrgos or Durrës. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Varvasaina, Sopion, Smila, Rozaiika, Pelopion and Goumeron. We saw 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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Ancient Olympia Greece - O Superman
"Ancient Olympia - O Superman" is both a record and tribute. A record of my visit to Olympia in part, the journey and what motivated me to visit. More importantly, it is a tribute to the complex ideal...
Olimpia Recinto Arqueologico Grecia
Es conocida por haberse celebrado en ella en la antigüedad los primeros Juegos Olímpicos, con una importancia comparable a los Juegos Píticos que se celebraban en Delfos. Ambos celebraban cada olim...
Ancient Olympia / - 3D Tour
From the Paul Pissanos film : "Olympiad 448BC: Olympiad of Ancient Hellas" . Through the eyes of the Narrator and ancient Philosophers of the time, we are taken on a dramatic journey through history; ...
London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay: The lig...
With just 78 days until the London 2012 Games begin and under sunny skies, the Olympic flame has been lit in Ancient Olympia during a ceremony organized by the Hellenic Olympic Committee. The flame wa...
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Interesting facts about this location
Elis (Greek: Επαρχία Ηλείας - Eparchia Ileias) was one of the provinces of the Elis Prefecture. The seat of administration was Pyrgos. Its territory corresponded with that of the current municipalities Andravida-Kyllini, Ilida, Olympia, Pineios and Pyrgos (except the municipal unit Volakas). It was abolished in 2006.
Located at 37.75, 21.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Temple of Zeus, Olympia
The Temple of Zeus at Olympia was an ancient Greek temple in Olympia, Greece, dedicated to the chief of the gods. The temple, built between 472 and 456 BC, was the very model of the fully developed classical Greek temple of the Doric order.
Greek National Road 33
Greek National Road 33 (Greek: Εθνική Οδός 33, abbreviated as EO33) is a single carriageway road in southern Greece. It connects Patras with the Greek National Road 74 near Levidi, passing through the western and southern foothills of Mount Erymanthos.
Olympia, a sanctuary of ancient Greece in Elis, is known for having been the site of the Olympic Games in classical times, the most famous games in history. The Olympic Games were held every four years throughout Classical Antiquity, from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. The first Olympic Games were in honor of Zeus.
Statue of Zeus at Olympia
The Statue of Zeus at Olympia was a giant seated figure, about 13 m (42 ft) tall, made by the Greek sculptor Phidias in circa 430-422 BC at the sanctuary of Olympia, Greece and erected in the Temple of Zeus there.
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