Kilkis, Mouries and mount Beles - near the frontiers - JAN. 2013 CONTEST

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Mouries (berries) is the last Greek village near Lake Doiran, Kilkis, which is the natural border of the country with Skopje. Beside the lake, the landscape is amazing, with clumps of trees and the forest of Mouries (Thousand Trees) and meadows, the mountains of Beles beyond. At this area took place the battle of Doiran in 1913, during the 2nd Macedonian war (1912 - 1914). During the World War I, another battle took place, and in Beles was a border stronghold, where greek soldiers tried to stop the nazi' s entrance in Greece during the World War II.

(Text by C. Theodorou)

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Christos Theodorou on December 22, 2013

> 3.000 views !


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

ROSTAMDALILA on January 29, 2014

Skvělá kompozice! Nádherná krajina! Mnoho přátelských pozdravů z Potštejn!-24/128

Christos Theodorou on January 29, 2014

ROSTAMDALILA - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

Achim Reeh on February 9, 2015

Beautiful view, Christos. Like and many greetings from Germany!

Christos Theodorou on February 9, 2015

Achim Reeh - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

Suzen N on February 10, 2015

Very beautiful , dear friend , even dramatic !

Greetings , Suzen

Christos Theodorou on February 10, 2015

Suzen N - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Best regards from Athens

Christos Theodorou on February 15, 2015

> 5.000 views!


Many thanks for your visits and comments – Greetings from Athens - Christos

Ruslan Daniluk on June 24, 2015

Beautiful landscape. Like it!

Greetings from Ukraine!

Christos Theodorou on June 24, 2015

Ruslan Daniluk - Many thanks for your visit and comment – Best regards from Athens

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  • Uploaded on December 1, 2012
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    by Christos Theodorou
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX S8200
    • Taken on 2012/10/31 16:28:08
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 9.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.200
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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