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Satellite view of Greece:

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Satellite Maps: Greece, Greek Islands, Name List, Weather

Google map of Attica prefecture, Athens, Piraeus, coast line, +brief info:

  -- The capital Greece is Athens ( Modern Greek: Athína, Ancient Greek: Ἀθῆναι, Athênai) is the capital and largest city of Greece (±3.500.000 population with suburbs). It dominates the Attica region and is one of the world's oldest cities, with its recorded history spanning over 3,400 years, and its earliest human presence starting somewhere between the 11th and 7th millennia BC. Local time GMT +2 hours.

  -- Classical Athens was a powerful city-state that emerged in conjunction with the seagoing development of the port of Piraeus, which had been a distinct city prior to its 5th century BC incorporation with Athens. A center for the arts, learning and philosophy, home of Plato's Academy and Aristotle's Lyceum, it is widely referred to as the 'cradle of Western civilization and the birthplace of democracy'.

Greek Islands and Coast line info

 -- The Greek archipelago comprises: ± 3,000 islands and islets / ±12,900 km of coast on a national total of ± 19,900 km / total surface area ± 131.950 km².   Only 227 islands are inhabited.  These islands were the cradle of some of the oldest European civilizations (Cycladic, Mycenaean, Minoan).

Discover the Greek Islands by a different way. Enjoy a sailing cruise and visit 4-5 Islands in comfort in a week. Organization of sailing trips from Athens to CYCLADES and SARONIC islands:   How to rent a yacht   skippered

Google Satellite maps of all 8 groups of Islands, +Name list:

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