Synonyms for argostoli or Related words with argostoli
Examples of "argostoli"
Served by the fairly reliable, but infrequent,
– Poros bus.
The main settlements on the shore of the gulf are, from the southwest and clockwise: Lixouri, Agios Dimitrios, Kouvalata, Kontogourata, Farsa, Drapano and
. The Gulf of
is navigable, and the ports of
and Lixouri are served by ferries. Concerns have risen about the environmental effects of fish farming in the gulf.
Spyridon Vikatos was born in
, Cephalonia, in 1878.
Public Library, also known as Korgialenios Library, is a Greek public library in
, Kefalonia. The library shares the same building as the Korgialenio History and Folklore Museum.
Kranaia was one of the provinces of Cephalonia Prefecture of Greece. Its territory corresponded with that of the current municipal units
, Eleios-Pronnoi, Leivathos and Omala. Its seat was the town
. It was abolished in 2006.
The Archaeological Museum of
, also known as the Kefalonia Museum is a museum in
, Greece, located a few blocks south of the plateia, across from the Municipal Theater on R. Vergoti.
Important natural features include Melissani Lake, the Drogarati caves, and the Koutavos Lagoon in
The Napier Gardens in
on the Greek island of Kefalonia are named after him.
KTEL runs a limited bus service between the Airport and
Greek National Road 50 is a national highway on the island of Cephalonia, Greece. It connects
Buses link Skala with the island's main town
, twice in the morning during the summer months - this reduces to a single service during the winter. Only one bus returns to Skala in the afternoon once the shops in
close at 2pm. There is also a bus connecting Skala to Poros.
Dilinata () is a village in the municipal unit of
, Cephalonia, Greece. It is situated on a mountain slope, at 400 m elevation. It is 2 km east of Davgata, 2 km north of Faraklata and 6 km northeast of
. The mountaintop of Evmorfia, elevation 1,043 m, is to the northeast. Dilinata suffered great damage from the 1953 Ionian earthquake.
Demoutsantata (, before 1940: Μοντεσαντάτα - "Montesantata") is a village in the municipal unit of
on the island of Kefalonia, Greece. It is part of the community of Troianata. It is located 1 km south of Troianata and 6 km southeast of
The ferry between
and Lixouri goes every hour and every half-hour in the season. There are a few bus lines serving the more rural areas of Kefalonia, but often only two times a day. The KTEL bus cooperation offers services from Lixouri, Poros and
to the mainland.
Lixouri (, Katharevousa: Ληξούριον) is the main town on the peninsula of Paliki in the island of Kefalonia, one of the Ionian Islands of western Greece. Lixouri is the second largest community in Kefalonia after
and before Sami and is the capital of the small peninsula. It is located south of Fiskardo, west of
Between the Koutavos Lagoon and the Drepano Bridge is the new bus station which connects
with the other towns and some of the villages on the island, as well as with Athens and Patras. The old bus station, just past these market stalls, is likely to accommodate a proposed seaplane service connecting
with Patras, due to commence Spring 2006. The main ferry port, connecting
with the mainland (via Kyllini) and Zakynthos (also known as Zante) is next to this building with the Lixouri ferry (once an hour in winter, twice an hour in summer) docking a little further along.
Davgata () is a village in the island of Cephalonia, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit of
. It is situated on a mountain slope above the eastern shore of the Gulf of
, at about 300 m elevation. Davgata is 2 km southeast of Farsa, 2 km west of Dilinata and 5 km north of
. Davgata has a Museum of Natural History, opened in 1996. The mountaintop of Evmorfia, elevation 1,043 m, lies to the northeast. Davgata was severely damaged by the 1953 Ionian earthquake.
Christian Zervos (;
, Cefalonia, Greece, January 1, 1889 – September 12, 1970, Paris) was a Greek-French art historian, critic, collector, writer and publisher.
There are five harbours and ports in the prefecture: four main harbours on the island, Same or Sami, and a major port with links to Patras and Ithaca. Poros, in the south, has ferry routes to Kyllini;
, in the west, is the largest port, for local boats and ferries to Zante and regularly to Lixouri; Fiscardo, in the north, has links to Lefkas and Ithaca. There is room for about 100 small boats in
, where the port stretches 1 kilometre around the bay, while Lixouri is situated across the bay from
, on the Lixouri peninsula. There is a road connection to the rest of the island, but driving from Lixouri to
involves a detour.
Faraklata () is a village and a community in the municipal unit of
, Cephalonia, Greece. It is situated on a mountain slope above the eastern shore of the Gulf of
, at about 220 m elevation. Faraklata is 2 km south of Dilinata, 4 km northeast of
and 7 km northwest of Valsamata. The community consists of the villages Faraklata (population 330 in 2011), Razata (pop. 507), Drapano (pop. 135) and Prokopata (pop. 86). There is a small cave east of the village. Faraklata suffered great damage from the 1953 Ionian earthquake.
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