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July 25, 1893: Corinth Canal Inaugurated in Greece

July 25, 1893, marks the day of the inauguration of the Corinth Canal, one of the most important infrastructure works of the modern Greek...

Jaw-Dropping Scenes As Massive Cruise Ship Passes Through Corinth Canal

The largest ship to ever pass through the narrow Corinth Canal in southern Greece amazed both the fortunate passengers on board and spectators along...

Monk Seal Filmed While Passing Through Corinth Canal (video)

A Mediterranean monk seal was filmed as he swum his way through the Corinth Canal recently. The amazing video shows the seal traveling between...

Corinth Canal Closed Temporarily After Landslide

The canal on the Isthmus of Corinth, the narrow land bridge which connects the Peloponnese peninsula with the rest of the mainland of Greece,...

A Tale of Greece’s Perseverance: The Corinth Canal (Video)

Something that is considered one of the great engineering accomplishments of Greece is the Corinth Canal. The construction of the canal not only changed the...

Turkish Navy Ship Sails Through Corinth Canal (photos, video)

The Turkish navy minesweeper "Anamur" sailed through the Corinth canal on Sunday. Although this is not the first time that a Turkish ship used the...

Corinth Canal to Shut Down for 15 Days Due to Landslide (video)

The Corinth Canal will shut down for about 15 days after heavy rainfall caused a mass landslide, according to the Peloponnese and Ionian Islands...

Corinth Canal to become Athletic Center to Boost Sports Tourism

A series of sporting events will take place in the Corinth Canal in the coming weeks, aiming at promoting the region internationally, as a...

Katerina Soldatou Shows that ‘Greece Has Soul’ with Aerial Dance Above Corinth Canal (video)

Dancer and yoga instructor Katerina Soldatou on Tuesday carried out a breathtaking performance of extreme aerial dance suspended above the Corinth Canal, as part...

Top Ways for Thrill-Seekers to Conquer the Corinth Canal: Swim It, Jump It, Fly...

Since antiquity, rulers considered cutting through the Isthmus of Corinth with the tyrant Periander being the first to propose the undertaking in the 7th...

Body of 28-Year-Old Man Found in Corinth Canal

On Monday morning, Greek authorities found the body of a 28-year-old man in the Corinth Canal, the 21 meter wide sea passage that separates the Peloponnese...

World’s Largest Solar Boat Sails into Corinth Port

The world's largest, exclusively solar-powered boat, the Swiss-flagged MS "Tûranor PlanetSolar", sailed into Corinth, Greece, on Thursday. The 31-metre-long catamaran will stay docked in...

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