Methana

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A small (and only) town on the Methanon peninsula with a ferry link to Poros and a long pretty tree lined quayside.




"Methana (Greek: Μέθανα) is a town and a former municipality on the Peloponnese peninsula, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Troizinia-Methana, of which it is a municipal unit. The municipal unit has an area of 50.161 km2.Methana is situated on a volcanic (the Methana Volcano) peninsula, attached to the Peloponnese. Administratively, it belongs to the Attica region. The town (pop. 892 in 2011) is located north of the road connecting to the rest of the Peloponnese and Galatas. The highest point is 740 metres (2,428 feet) (Helona Mountain). The municipal unit has a land area of 50.161 square kilometres (19.367 square miles) and a population of 1,657 inhabitants at the 2011 census. The largest settlements besides the town of Methana are Vathý (pop. 129), Megalochóri (115), Kounoupítsa (75), Kypséli (47), Ágioi Theódoroi (45), and Dritsaíika (205)." Wikipedia









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Methana Quay
1 . Methana Quay

Methana
2 . Methana

Agio Georgios
3 . Agio Georgios

Galatas Quay
4 . Galatas Quay

Poros Quay
5 . Poros Quay

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6 . Poros

The marina of Poros follows both the southern and western coastlines of the island.

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7 . Perdika Quay

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12 . Epidavros Quay

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Taktikoupoli
1 . Taktikoupoli
(Attica )

Taktikoupoli is a small village set back from the coast at the foot of the link onto the Methanon peninsula.

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2 . Vathy
(Attica )

A tiny village on the western side of the Menthanon peninsula with a tiny natural bay behind a breakwater.

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3 . Ayios Georgios Methanon
(Attica )

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4 . Kalloni
(Attica )

This inland village is a short distance from a series of scattered dwelling on the coastline.

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5 . Poros
(Attica )

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6 . Kyani Akti
(Poros Island )

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7 . Galatas
(Attica )

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(Aegina Island )

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(Agkistri Island )

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(Agkistri Island )

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(Aegina Island )

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(Peloponnese )

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(Aegina Island )

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(Aegina Island )

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