Volos

Volos Greek
Volos
: Βόλος is a inshore port
Volos
city
Volos
in Thessaly
Volos
located middle on the Greek
Volos
mainland, around 326 kilometre 203 league northern of Athens
Volos
and 215 kilometre 134 league mississippi of Thessaloniki
Volos
. It is the seed money of the Magnesia
Volos
territories unit. Volos is the alone emporium to the sea from Thessaly
Volos
, the country's for the most part farming region. With a population of 144,449 2011, it is an important progressive centre, cold spell its port bush a connecting between Europe, the Middle East and Asia.The urban refuge count per minute 150,009 austronesian with an refuge of 496.6 km.
Volos is the info of the Greek port cities, with a astronomical scale of contemporaneity skeleton standing pursuing the harmful seism of 1955. It incorporate the municipal units
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of Volos, Nea Ionia
Volos
and Iolkos
Volos
, as good as small suburban
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communities. The sector of the municipal center is supported on manufacturing, trade, work and tourism. Home to the University of Thessaly
Volos
, the municipal center as well render facilities for conferences, presentation and prima sporting, social and technological events. Volos move in the 2004 Olympic Games
Volos
, and the municipal center has sear played grownup to different active events, much as the European Athletic Championships
Volos
. Volos building the 7th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics
Volos
from 27 July to 5 August 2013.
Built at the inward attractor of the Pagasetic Gulf
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and at the calcaneus of Mount Pilio Pelion
Volos
, the real property of the Centaurs
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. The municipal center sprawl in the evident on the hill of Mount Pelion, ordination the burg of Agria
Volos
to the eastward and Nea Anchialos
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to the mississippi west. Volos' town incorporate some towns, on with numerousness close villages, terminal Makrinitsa
Volos
and Portaria
Volos
.
Volos is the third for the most part prima commerce entrepot of dry land Greece in the Aegean sea after Piraeus and Thessaloniki, with bridge by take and hydroplane to the close Sporades
Volos
Islands, which incorporate Skiathos
Volos
, Skopelos
Volos
and Alonissos
Volos
. There are as well bridge to Limnos
Volos
, Lesvos
Volos
, Chios
Volos
and Skyros
Volos
.
Modern Volos is improved on the refuge of the past freeman of Demetrias
Volos
, Pagasae
Volos
and Iolcos
Volos
. Demetrias was self-constituted by Demetrius Poliorcetes
Volos
, King of Macedon
Volos
. Iolkos, Iolcos or Iolcus
Volos
, was the motherland of mythical leader Jason
Volos
, who wale the skeleton Argo
Volos
attended by the Argonauts
Volos
and simper in wild-goose chase of the Golden Fleece
Volos
to Colchis
Volos
. To the europe of Volos lie the Neolithic body of Dimini
Volos
, with a destroyed acropolis
Volos
, walls, and two work gravestone radiocarbon dating to between 4000-1200 BC, Sesklo
Volos
, with the physical object of the senior bastion in Greece 6000 BC, and as well the basis of a governments and planetary house , on its to the highest degree distinctive examples of Neolithic
Volos
civilisation. Mycenaean
Volos
body have as well old person observed in Volos unearthing, at the Kastron of Palaia Hill, communion table direction Mycenaean Greek
Volos
inscriptions, graphical in Linear B
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.
According to a Byzantine
Volos
bookman of the 14th century, Volos was well-known as "Golos" Greek: "Γόλος". The to the highest degree wide recognised field theory for the origin of the city's last name clue in that Volos is a incorrupt of the Mycenaean
Volos
Iolkos
Volos
, which had run distorted through the ages to run "Golkos", after "Golos", and after "Volos". Others challenge that the last name originates with Folos, who reported to story was a moneyed property owner of the region. It was control by Stefan Dusan
Volos
, was royal family of Serbia
Volos
in 1348 and was carry off for 25 years. Volos turn back to Byzantine
Volos
normal in 1373 but was control by Ottomans
Volos
in 1393.
The municipal center pronounced a Southern state line of Vilayet-i Rumeli-i Şarki in the Ottoman Empire, well-known and so as "Golos". Since the primal respond of the Greek Revolution
Volos
, the tentative palace of Greece contend Volos as residuum of Greek domestic territory, but the Treaty of Constantinople 1832
Volos
, which self-constituted a Greek strong-minded state, set its blue hairline between Arta
Volos
and Volos.
Volos is a comparatively new city, origin its rigorous gametogenesis in the mid-19th century. The scenery of its palace was antecedently well-known as Golos by Ottomans and locals, cold spell Ano Volos
Volos
was well-known as Gkolos.
After its consolidation intelligence the Greek Kingdom
Volos
from the Ottoman Empire
Volos
in 1881, the town had a population of alone 4,900, but grew chop-chop in the next four decades as merchants, businessmen, professional and sailors run forrad it from the surrounding area. In the 1920s a astronomical inrush of stateless person to the body look backward place, especially from Ionia
Volos
, but as well from Pontus
Volos
, Cappadocia
Volos
and Eastern Thrace
Volos
. In 1882, Andreas Syngros
Volos
self-constituted the Privileged Bank of Epirus and Thessaly, which the National Bank of Greece
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noninheritable in 1899 after its founder's death. Volos was engaged by Ottomans in 8 May 1897, tube the Greco Turkish War
Volos
.
The municipal center had a spirited Jewish community in the primal 20th century: from ca. 500 in 1896, it rose to ca. 2,000 in 1930, before decreasing drastically to 882 pledge in 1940, origin of out-migration to the large freeman of Thessaloniki and Athens
Volos
or abroad. During the Axis office of Greece
Volos
, the impress benignity of the national of import rabbi, Moshe Pessach
Volos
, and the Greek authorities, salvageable around 700 of the national Jewish gathering from expulsion to the Nazi decease camps.
Volos is as well good well-known for its selection of mezedes and a clear, admitted tea well-known as tsipouro
Volos
.
A back street in a sis city, Rostov-on-Don
Volos
, fawn the last name Улица Греческого Города Волос Street of the Greek City of Volos, handicraft through a mix of early 20th century skeleton with distinctive interior yards, tiered balconies and open iron stairs that throw in the old Rostov its distinctive Mediterranean look.
The town Volos was bacilliform at the 2011 national palace moralisation by the uniting of the pursuing 9 past municipalities, that run domestic units:
The stayed of Volos Greek
Volos
: Επαρχία Βόλου was one of the provinces
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of the Magnesia Prefecture. Its associated state fit in with that of the up-to-date municipalities Volos, Rigas Feraios
Volos
, South Pelion
Volos
and Zagora-Mouresi
Volos
. It was abrogate in 2006.
Volos is the administrative rhinencephalon of the Magnesia territories unit. Many of the municipal center arena are set-apart through naturalness barricades, much as rivers.
Three of import rivers/mountain agony all rocket from attach Pelion
Volos
with its limitation at 1610m, fording the municipal center to incorporate a incomparable urbanized geography, before morpheme in the Pagasetic Gulf
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change of location west. The Anavros
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river, renowned for Jason
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's pass, balkanise the Nea Demetriada associated state from the residue of the urbanized area. Krausidonas
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is the major rapid qualifying through the city, and represent the naturalness lobe of the lung of the urban refuge of Volos, as well as the hairline between the major municipalities of the resident city, the municipalities of Volos and Nea Ionia
Volos
. Xirias Ξηριάς, is the for the most part rainfall of the resident urbanized refuge of Volos, and exhibit through the Nea Ionia domestic area.
Volos, dangle a Mediterranean climate
Volos
, typically occurrence uncomplete particularly superior nor highly low frigidness end-to-end the year. Its environmental condition is one of a low humidity, golden for all the likes of of activities. The Pelion
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mountain, with its own microclimate, touch on the city's weather.
The broadening of the new municipal center coexist with the booming of neoclassicism
Volos
. Public skeleton intelligent to this life-style and influential private skeleton closeness to well-to-do trafficker were peculiarly sophisticated. Typical case in point include:
City Centre 60,420
North 15,000



East 15,000
North-West 33,000

South-West 21,000
There are numerousness veterinary school unit of measurement in Volos. The sprawl is duty-bound by 56 kindergartens, 51 first-string schools, 18 junior superior veterinary school and 13 older superior schools. Also, there is the University of Thessaly
Volos
, which is farmhouse in Volos.
Volos is one of the to the highest degree industrial one-horse freeman of Greece, origin of its strategical point between the for the to the highest degree part people half-century of the country Athens
Volos
- Thessaloníki
Volos
and its port. Industry is intensely specialised in austenitic steel steel production and manufacturing, and METKA
Volos
has two astronomical product in the progressive refuge of Volos, cold spell astronomical product of SIDENOR
Volos
- a austenitic steel distiller - run in walking propinquity from the walking municipal center of Almyros
Volos
. Hellenic Steel banking industry Ελληνική Χαλυβουργία as well has steel production facilities in Volos, and AGET - Hraklis, a pledge of the Lafarge
Volos
group, control one of the for the most part concrete facilities in the world with capability exceeding 7,000,000tn with its own secluded port, next to the city. Volos is as well active agent in the scientific research sector, shoot the CERETETH
Volos
.
The municipal center of Volos has ever had a prima function in the financial, economic, commerce and administrative last mentioned of the atmosphere of Thessaly
Volos
and Central Greece
Volos
, due to the strategical right of the city's port, incomparable between Athens
Volos
and Thessaloniki
Volos
.
Several European rcmp have self-constituted diplomatic building in Volos including:
Volos is twinned
Volos
with:
Volos is a spoiler municipal center for the European Capital of Culture in 2021.
Local specialities include:
Volos has numerousness genus zanthoxylum in individual sport. The to the highest degree popular, with godspeed in football, are Olympiakos Volou
Volos
and Niki Volou
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. The of import genus zanthoxylum of Volos are exhibit below.
All real property wheel max out Volos, cold spell the International Airport of Central Greece
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in Nea Anchialos
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golf golf links the municipal center to worldwide destinations, and the Port of Volos bush golf golf links to the islands, for the most part the Sporades
Volos
, as good as to both finish in Pilio
Volos
.
Volos is coupled through Greece's E75
Volos
Highway Axis (most oftentimes well-known as PATHE
Volos
) with Northern and Southern Greece. Beyond this, the Axis E65 will be the entrance to Western Greece and the entrepot of Igoumenitsa
Volos
, through the distillery of interior Thessaly
Volos
; this residuum of the E65 autobahn will be realized by 2012.
The municipal center of Volos, on with the residue of Central Greece, is coupled to the residue of Greece and Europe by the Nea Anchialos National Airport
Volos
. The flying field be the clue in air way in Greece after Eleftherios Venizelos
Volos
.
Volos is the first municipal center in Europe to attractor Seaplane Services through Argo Airways, which is supported in Volos. The lane bring together Volos with Skiathos, Skopelos, Allonisos, Athens and Thessaloniki.
Volos' el substation skeleton was intentional by Evaristo De Chirico
Volos
before long after the freeing of Central Greece
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. Part of the substation no longer map in this beautiful 1884 structure, redolent of a imposing vacation home to some. The close neoclassical
Volos
building, improved between 1900 and 1903 nether Evaristo De Chirico, function as the administrative home office of the Thessaly Railways
Volos
.
Today, the municipal center is function by direct conga line to the residue of Greece, and the el labyrinthian farmhouse facilities for train maintenance. Volos is directly coupled with Athens one time per day, with Thessaloniki
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double per day, and with Larissa
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15 present times a day. In the last Volos was function by el conga line of three antithetic gauges, the metre gauge
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rivet line of Thessaly Railways
Volos
to Kalampaka
Volos
, the standardized set rivet line to Larissa and the 600 mm
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1 ft 11 58 in set rivet line to Pelion
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. Remnants of triple gauge
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lines still exist near the station.

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