We stopped for seafood at Itea, a coastal town by the Gulf of Corinth
on the lonian Sea, where we had red snapper, calamari, shrimp and mussels.
In Greece, the company was involved in the construction of the Rion Antirion bridge over the Gulf of Corinth
, one of the world's longest multi-span cable-stayed bridges and longest of the fully suspended type.
Just as iconic as the Brooklyn Bridge, which has become a symbol of all suspension bridges, is the Rion-Antirion bridge at the west end of the Gulf of Corinth
When I was ushered into her inner sanctum just below Delphi, on the Gulf of Corinth
, she was already high.
The western part of the Gulf of Corinth
is seismically very active (e.g.
It is snuggled in a cove between the foot of a mountain, an olive grove, and the Gulf of Corinth
, near the town of Skaloma.
A detailed analysis of major cliff sections along the Gulf of Corinth
uses photographic panoramas and field maps to establish stratigraphic architecture and correlate key surfaces between cliffs.
Little Bird appeared to be holding its own for the few remaining days in Patras, and then we left for Athens by charter-coach, stopping off to conduct one examining session at Kiato on the Gulf of Corinth
Having taken Constantinople in 1453, the Ottoman Turks were building a fleet (in the modern Gulf of Corinth
) with the intention of conquering all of Europe, first by sea, then by land.
Patras's new landmark, the Rio- Andirrio road bridge, is a beautiful pieces of engineering - a swoop of pylons and cables poised above the narrows of the Gulf of Corinth
which links Patras, on the southern shore, with the mainland.
In the height of summer, the rock walls reflect a lot of heat, and it's a huge relief to exit into the cooler Gulf of Corinth