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The Ionian Islands

Arthur Foss

The Ionian Islands

Zakynthos to Corfu.

by Arthur Foss

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English

  • Ionian Islands (Greece)
    • Subjects:
    • Ionian Islands (Greece) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 261-263.

      LC ClassificationsDF901.I6 F6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination272 p.
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5514034M
      ISBN 100571089445
      LC Control Number73438785

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      The Ionian islands can be divided into two clear sections: the north Ionian, starting base Corfu, and the south Ionian, starting from Lefkas or Preveza. Two weeks is required to properly explore both areas quite well, but a one week itinerary allows for a gentle exploration of each area by sea. The United States of the Ionian Islands (Greek: Ἡνωμένον Κράτος τῶν Ἰονίων Νήσων, romanized: Inoménon Krátos ton Ioníon Níson, lit. '"United State of the Ionian Islands"'; Italian: Stati Uniti delle Isole Ionie) was a Greek state and amical protectorate of Great Britain between and It was the successor state of the Septinsular Republic.

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See. Ionian Islands. The Ionian Islands are located in the Ionian Sea, off the west coast of Greece and are composed of Corfu, Kefalonia, Zakynthos, Lefkada, Ithaca, Paxos and Kythira. The islands are well known for their beautiful sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, charming villages and stunning scenic countryside which is verdant and flourishing.

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Scattered off the western coastline of Central Greece and to the south of Peloponnese, the Ionian Islands are an island group comprising large and small islands.

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