Peloponissos, near Angelocastro (Angels' castle) - JUL. 2012 CONTEST

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Angelokastro or Aggelocastro is located in the southeast of the prefecture of Corinth. It is situated at an altitude of 800 meters on the south side of "Politis (citizen)" mountain. From findings clearly show that the place has been inhabited from the Neolithic era. During its long history, has gone through periods of prosperity and decline, following the course. During the Byzantine period, came peak, as seen from the church of St. Nicholaos, whose paintings are of the highest art, dating from the 10th to the 12th century and from the nearby castle, built during the period dynasty Emperor Angelos Komnenos, of which probably took the name "Aggelokastro".

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Comments (259)

Mauro Bricchetti on September 23, 2012

Wonderful view, great landscape

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ciao Mauro

Christos Theodorou on September 23, 2012

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maubricco


Many thanks for your visit and comments - Friendly greetings from Athens / Merci pour votre visite et le commentaire - Amitiés d’ Athènes

Mario.J Alp-art on October 12, 2012

Great shot!

Wonderful landscape and fantastic perspective!

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Best Greetings,Mario

Christos Theodorou on October 12, 2012

Mario.J Alp-art - Many thanks for your visit and comments - Friendly greetings from Athens

Juno Bengochea on October 22, 2012

Beautiful Landscape!!! Wonderful Picture!!! LIKE 169!!
Kind Regards from Ireland!!!
Juno

Christos Theodorou on October 23, 2012

Juno Bengochea - Many thanks for your visit and comments - Friendly greetings from Athens

darek czerniak on October 27, 2012

What a beautiful view! L darek

Christos Theodorou on October 27, 2012

darek czerniak - Many thanks for your visit and comments - Friendly greetings from Athens

Christos Theodorou on November 18, 2012

Ruti - Many thanks for your visit and comments - Friendly greetings from Athens

j... on November 28, 2012

ładnie , ładnie ! JOla

Christos Theodorou on November 28, 2012

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Pedro M on February 1, 2013

Preciosa foto

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Saludos cordiales desde España, Pedro M

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ibrahim AKIS on February 2, 2013

Harika Renkler, Çok Güzel bir fotoğraf Like

Christos Theodorou on February 2, 2013

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Ufo_1 on November 28, 2013

Wunderbare Landschaftsaufnahme!

greetings from germany

Christos Theodorou on November 28, 2013

Ufo_1 - Many thanks for your visit and comments - Friendly greetings from Athens

Pixfix on March 27, 2014

one can feel the wind going: nice view...

Christos Theodorou on March 27, 2014

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  • Uploaded on June 1, 2012
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    by Christos Theodorou
    • Camera: SONY DSLR-A350
    • Taken on 2012/05/27 10:56:12
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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