Peloponissos, near Angelocastro (Angels' castle)

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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 (131)

Gábor Kurucz on January 4, 2013

Dear Christos, Beautiful scene and photo! L & I say thank you for your visit and your felicitation!I whish you a happy new year, too! Gábor (Pécs-Hungary)

Christos Theodorou on January 4, 2013

Gábor Kurucz - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

juncujuncu on January 18, 2013

BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE.

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Christos Theodorou on January 18, 2013

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

CHO PIGU on March 16, 2013

Fantastic scenery attracts the mind!

L&F

ちょぴぐ Greetings from Japan。

VETA on March 16, 2013

Wonderful landscape. Nice color. Like. Best Regards, Svetlana.

Christos Theodorou on March 16, 2013

ちょぴぐ

VETA


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

Pat BARREAUX on April 30, 2013

fav 12 like 97. belle immensité du paysage. jolie couleur des céréales en voie de mûrissement. Amitiés patrick

Christos Theodorou on April 30, 2013

Pat BARREAUX - Merci pour votre visite et le commentaire – Amitiés d’ Athènes

maxou sériolekiller on January 1

very beautiful picture and nice colors !

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I wish you a Happy Year

Christos Theodorou on January 1

maxou sériolekiller - Merci pour votre visite et le commentaire – Joyeuse Bonne Année ! Amitiés.

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  • Uploaded on June 27, 2012
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    by Christos Theodorou
    • Camera: SONY DSLR-A350
    • Taken on 2012/05/27 10:56:30
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    • F/Stop: f/6.300
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