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Greek Dodecanese.

Nicholas G. Mavris

Greek Dodecanese.

by Nicholas G. Mavris

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Published by The Dodecanesian national council in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Aegean Islands (Greece and Turkey)
    • Subjects:
    • Aegean Islands (Greece and Turkey)

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsDodecanesian National Council, New York.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS52 .M28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p.
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6467758M
      LC Control Number44007955
      OCLC/WorldCa397485

      Author:Heikell, Rod. East Aegean: The Greek Dodecanese Islands and the Coast of Turkey from Gulluk to Kekova. Book Binding:Paperback / softback. World of Books USA was founded in We want your experience with World of Books to be enjoyable and problem Rating: % positive. Kos: City scene “Ippokrateia.” Municipality of Kos, to October Paintings and photographs, children’s theater events, book launches, food festivals, classical music from the Athens State Orchestra, a performance by the folk music group Takim, a jazz festival, concerts by popular Greek artists (including Thanasis Papakonstantinou and Sokratis Malamas), screenings of recent Greek.

      Information about Leros (Dodecanese). All about the Greek Islands, discover Leros Dodecanese and its beautiful villages and sights. Plan your holiday and visit the best beaches and the resorts of Leros. Find hotels to book. Take a look at the actual Weather forecast of Leros and the climat. The Dodecanese, located in the southeastern Aegean Sea, is a fascinating complex of islands, ranging from tiny uninhabited islets to historic and picturesque lands, each with a unique character and charm. Island-hopping is ideal in the Dodecanese during the summer, as the meltemia winds allow for smooth sailing across the lot.

      In Greek, the word “Dodecanese” stands for twelve islands, deriving from the word "dodeca" meaning twelve and "nisia" meaning islands. The Dodecanese Islands are the southernmost group of Greek Islands located way down in the south-east of the Aegean Sea, just off the coast of . The Dodecanese are a group of 12 large Greek islands (plus smaller ones) in the Aegean Sea. They are criss-crossed with ancient walking trails and adorned with Byzantine churches, medieval castles, and charming whitewashed villages. The Dodecanese islands provide the ideal setting for our style of guided walking tour.


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