Municipality of Aigialeia-Achaia

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Blue sunset in Aigio city, Greece

Blue sunset in Aigio city, Greece

The 12 fountains at the harbor of Vostizza.

The 12 fountains at the harbor of Vostizza.

The so-called Platanos of Pausania at the harbor of Vostizza.

The so-called Platanos of Pausania at the harbor of Vostizza.

Overlooking view at the port of Vostizza.

Overlooking view at the port of Vostizza.

The city of Vostizza (Aigio).

The city of Vostizza (Aigio).

The khan (inn) at the village of Labiri.

The khan (inn) at the village of Labiri.

Rural landscape of the mountainous area around Vostizza.

Rural landscape of the mountainous area around Vostizza.

A view of the harbor of Vostizza.

A view of the harbor of Vostizza.

A view of Vostizza, from the Corinthian Gulf.

A view of Vostizza, from the Corinthian Gulf.


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These are the points of our journey. Although Morea and the settlements around the Gulf of Lepanto were outside the "pilgrimage" routes to the Holy Land, after the 14th century more and more travellers came to these shores.

These are the points of our journey. Although Morea and the settlements around the Gulf of Lepanto were outside the "pilgrimage" routes to the Holy Land, after the 14th century more and more travellers came to these shores.

An old fountain at the city of Lepanto.

An old fountain at the city of Lepanto.

A view of the cape at Drepano.

A view of the cape at Drepano.

The bay of Selianitika.

The bay of Selianitika.

The stone tower of Psathopygos.

The stone tower of Psathopygos.

From 1570 to 1870 most of the reknown travellers of the time visited this are.  In this serendipical journey we shall follow them to western part of the Gulf of Lepanto. All the gravoures shown are based on their own hand-drawn creations

From 1570 to 1870 most of the reknown travellers of the time visited this are. In this serendipical journey we shall follow them to western part of the Gulf of Lepanto. All the gravoures shown are based on their own hand-drawn creations

From 1570, glorious Venetian galleys reigned in these waters (especially after destroying the Turkish fleet in 1571 Battle of Lepanto).

From 1570, glorious Venetian galleys reigned in these waters (especially after destroying the Turkish fleet in 1571 Battle of Lepanto).

Galleys and other ships in the Corinthian Gulf.

Galleys and other ships in the Corinthian Gulf.

By 1870, steam ships travelled to these parts of the Morea and the Gulf of Lepanto.

By 1870, steam ships travelled to these parts of the Morea and the Gulf of Lepanto.

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