Argolis gulf, today it was a beautiful morning (view from the bus to the peninsula of Argolis)

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The Argolis Gulf was the center of prehistoric civilization in Greece, as in the developed coastline of some of the most important societies of prehistoric Greece, as the prehistoric town of Lerna and the prehistoric cave Franchthi society. Nearby are Mycenae, the most important city before the 7th century B.C., Argos, Tiryns with Cyclopean Walls, Assini and Epidavros, holy place of Ancient Greece with the Asklepeion and the famous theatre.

The Argolis Gulf is located between Argolis Peninsula and the east coast of Arcadia and Laconia im Peloponissos. It is the easternmost of the three large bays formed the coastline of the southern Peloponnese. Along with the Saronic Gulf and the southern coast of Argolis defines the area of ​​the Argosaronic Gulf

The coast of Argolis is steep in the southern part of Argolis and Arcadia and smoothly on the north side, which meets the plain of Argos. The major cities and towns on the coast of Argolic Gulf is Nafplion, Astros, Tyros, Tolo, Porto Heli, Leonidio and Nea Kios. Inside the bay of Argolis are several islets. The largest of these are Psili, Plateia and Romvi, all three are situated on the coast of Argolis. At the exit of the Argolid Gulf are Spetses.

(Translation from Wikipedia, with some add-on by C. Theodorou)

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Comments (77)

leo1383 on February 15, 2013

Like,great view and panorama,regards

senmax on February 16, 2013

Very nice photo. Like.

Renato Pantini on February 17, 2013

Beautiful seascape! like!. Greetings, Renato.

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Ewa (ewamaya) on February 19, 2013

Bardzo, bardzo piękne !!!

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Dominique Rolland ✩☂ on February 20, 2013

Belle et jolie création

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Nena2011 on February 26, 2013

Excellent!LIKE.Nena

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Fred Quader on March 12, 2013

L 51, F 8, a wonderfull shot.

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c. bayernengel on December 31, 2013

das gefällt mir sehr gut, like

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  • Uploaded on February 9, 2013
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    by Christos Theodorou
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX P510
    • Taken on 2013/02/09 10:38:13
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 16.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.700
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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