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Trademark of Zakynthos. Certainly the most famous beach in Greece and the most impressive of the Mediterranean. The photo has gone around the world and is included in all tourist guides that show our country.
Together with the Caretta Caretta turtles are the main advertisers and representatives of the island, around the world and is ranked one of the most photographed beaches. Located in the northwest of the island. The old name was St. George. The current name derives Shipwreck on a real shipwreck that occurred in 1983. Panagiotis The freighter was carrying contraband cigarettes from Turkey in international waters. Due to bad weather and bad machine ship went on the rocks and washed up on the beach where it remains until today. constitutes one of the main attractions of the island (not unfairly) and would be remiss if it did not look closely this excellent picture. Remember locals there still view the thousands cartons of cigarettes floating in the water and among the sailors, crew members of the ship trying to escape by swimming from the coast guard. 's visitors come to admire the beautiful scenery and swim in the crystal waters

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  • Copyright: maria varipati (maria-v1981) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1186 W: 30 N: 1943] (10814)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2014-07-26
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/10.0, 1/400 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-08-18 3:02
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