Synonyms for kainourgio or Related words with kainourgio
Examples of "kainourgio"
was one of the provinces of the Heraklion Prefecture, Crete, Greece. Its territory corresponded with that of the current municipal units Gortyna, Moires, Rouvas and Zaros. It was abolished in 2006.
Thestieis (Greek: Θεστιείς) is a former municipality in Aetolia-Acarnania, West Greece, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Agrinio, of which it is a municipal unit. The municipal unit has an area of 75.058 km. The seat of the Thestieis municipal unit is
. It is situated at the northwestern shore of Lake Trichonida.
Methoni (, , ) is a village and a former municipality in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality of Pylos-Nestoras, of which it is a municipal unit. The municipal unit has an area of 97.202 km. Its name may be derived from Mothona, a mythical rock. It is located 11 km south of Pylos and 11 km west of Foinikounta. The municipal unit of Methoni includes the nearby villages of Grizokampos, Finikouda, Foiniki, Lachanada, Varakes,
Chorio, Kamaria, Evangelismos and the Oinnoussai Islands. The islands are Sapientza, Schiza and Santa Marina; they form a natural protection for Methoni harbour. The town is also known by the Italian name "Modone", which it was called by the Venetians.
Chorio village is located 18.5 km southeast of Heraklion city, and just 4.8 km from Gournes village, at an altitude of 220 m in the inland of Hersonissos Municipality. Basically it is a small settlement with a big history and experience in wine making, dated back to the 16th century. Nowadays, local villagers are in agricultural production, producing exceptional and high quality wine and olive oil. Visitors will see the picturesque square of the village, in its centre a small fountain refreshes visitors and a bit further stands the church of Panagia where the religious tradition of burning Judas take place at Easter. In the village the Wine Museum, created by Ioannis Papadakis, exhibits such as traditional textiles, loom and a cellar full of different kinds of wine in a large number of traditional wine barrels can be seen, as well as facilities and machinery from the Venetian age that have been maintained to this day. The Foskolo Tower and the Agia Anastasia church is built in a huge rock, compose worthwhile visiting points of interest. A picturesque village, with traditional cafes, relaxing atmosphere and a number of unique sites, will impress all visitors.
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