Kythira belongs to the Ionian islands. It is located opposite the eastern tip of the Peloponnesus peninsula, has a surface area of about 280km² and is inhabited by approximately 3,400 people. The rugged terrain is a result of prevailing winds from the sea which have shaped its shores into steep...

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For other uses, see Cythera (disambiguation). Kythira (/kɨˈθɪrə/; Greek: Κύθηρα, also transliterated as Cythera, Kythera and Kithira) is an island in

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Olympia is one of the most popular and visited destinations in the Peloponnese, as this was where the ancient Olympic Games were held. It was a festivity, important not only to this region, but the rest of Greece, and the entire world. This destination has been visited and explored by...

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The name Olympia may refer to: Olympia, Washington, the capital city of the U.S. state of Washington Olympia, Greece, the site of the ancient Olympic

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Komotini is a city in northeastern Greece, 52km from Xanthi. It is the capital of the Prefecture of Rhodope. It is also the centre of the administration of Rhodope-Evros chief prefecture. The city has a mixed population of Greeks and Turkish-speaking Muslims. Komotini is a flat city, built on...

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Rodopi may refer to: Rhodope Mountains, a mountain range in Southeastern Europe Rodopi (village), a village in Haskovo Province, southern Bulgaria Rodopi

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Ithaca belongs to the Ionian islands and has a surface area of about 118km² and a population of approximately 3,100 inhabitants. The island is famous as the homeland of Odysseus –Homeric hero in the Odyssey– where faithful Penelope waited her husband's return from Troy for twenty years....

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city in New York State, see Ithaca, New York. For other things named Ithaca or Ithaka, see Ithaca (disambiguation). Ithaca or Ithaka (/ˈɪθəkə/; Greek:

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The Prefecture of Preveza is located approximately halfway along the coast in the Epirus region of Central Greece. Situated on the north cape of the Amvrakikos Gulf is the picturesque city of Preveza, capital of the Prefecture; a region with thousands of years of history, and a landscape of...

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Preveza (Greek: Πρέβεζα) is a town in the region of Epirus, northwestern Greece, located at the mouth of the Ambracian Gulf. It is the capital of the

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