Kalamos


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Kalamos

An ancient Greek unit of length approximately equivalent to 3.08 meters. It was also called an akaina or a dekapous.
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IONIAN SEA Mytikas GREECE Lefkada Nidri Fiskardo Kalamos Ithaca Kefalonia 10 miles GET THErE Sunvil Sailing runs learn-to-sail weeks in the ionian Sea with prices from EUR884pp based on a shared cabin inc return flights, transfers, live-aboard accommodation and tuition www.
One of the fires burns in front of houses east of Athens A plane drops water on a forest fire near Kalamos, north of the capital
Each night we stopped off at a different port - usually a tiny village with a couple of tavernas and a bakery such as those on the beautiful isle of Kalamos.
The Kalamos crude carrier was heading to Nigeria's main oil terminal when it was attacked on Feb 3.
Along the trail, visitors pass the traditional fresh water fountain of Kalamos, the small streams of the Amatiou River as well as the churches of Ayios Gennadiou and Ayios Theodoros.
This contract for the supply of three crushing machinery and cutting wood to be used for the needs of small islands of the ionian islands region namely in ithaca, kalamos and paxos, as fire-protection equipment to prevent risks from natural disasters.
In Greek mythology, Kalamos was a youth who chose to drown rather than outlive his friend Karpos and was transformed into a marsh reed.
Officials said the 281,000-dwt tanker Kalamos was anchored off the
Festival participants: Coral Seafood Restaurant, Creedon Catering, Crown Bakery, Culpepper's Bakery & Cafe, Ed Hyder's Mediterranean Marketplace, George's Bakery, Kalamos Greek & Mediterranean Market, George's Coney Island, Livia's Dish, Meze Greek Tapas Bar & Grill, Mrs.
Several more Commandaria sweet wines won the Gold, together with other excellent wines: Commandaria 2008 (Tsiakkas), Commandaria 2005 (Kyperounda Winery), Kalamos Commandaria 2009 (Nicholas Ignatiou & Sons), Saint John (Keo Mallia Winery), Commandaria White Sweet Xynisteri 2007 (G.
I visited the island's first hotel in Kalamos, where Winston Churchill is said to have stayed.
One week at the Villa Kalamos which is on the waterfront near a secluded beach, is pounds 800 for adults and pounds 400 for child, including flights and car hire.