"Piraeus - Cruise over the Saronic Gulf" Top 5 Page for this destination Piraeus by Kuznetsov_Sergey
Piraeus Travel Guide: 104 reviews and 387 photos
Actually, Piraeus is the western part of the Athens coastal zone.
The Saronic Gulf and its islands of Salamis (5 minutes) and Aegina (1hr) with Hydra, Poros and Spetses (5hrs) close behind are visible from the heights of the Acropolis.
Salamis, the very closest island to Athens is historically important because in ancient times, the Athenian navy, under Themistokles, defeated the Persian, under Xerxes, in the worlds first recorded naval encounter.
You may watch my 37-pics high resolution SLIDE-Show Piraeus and Saronic Gulf from my WebShot page.
One day cruise over Saronic Gulf and its three Islands: Poros, Hydra and Aegina is the best way to learn this area in short time. You may watch my
1 min 10 sec VIDEO-Clip Greece Piraeus port Cruise departure from my YouTube channel with the popular Antique "Opa-Opa" song.
4 min 06 sec VIDEO-Clip Greece Piraeus-Poros Island cruise from my YouTube channel with the popular Antique "Greek Megamix" song.
If you don't want to waste time on watching video I recommend you only listen to the music while watching and reading my tips and slide-show.
You may also have a look at my other VT-pages out of my Greek trip in November, 2007:
3) Poros Island,
4) Hydra Island,
5) Aegina Island,
16) Meteora & Kalambaka,
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