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Chalkida Map, Greece

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Chalkida Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Chalkida with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Chalkida useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Chalkida!

Chalkida Sightseeing

Karababa Castle. In 1204, the castle was constructed by the Venetians. During that time, Karababa - called Forte del Negroponte during that period - was known as one of the strongest castles. When the Turks invaded the city in 1470, they changed the name to Karababa. Visitors would find several ruins of a big water cistern and two 19th century Russian canons in the vicinity of the castle. read more

Chalkida History

During that time, Corinth and Samos were the biggest allies of Chalkida. The three went to war against Eretria, a neighboring city and the best agricultural region. This war was known as the Lelantine War. When Chalkida won, it became the principal city of the island. The city went to war against the Athenians in the 6th century BC and shortly after that, became a member of the Delian League – an association of Greek... read more

Chalkida Travel Guide

If you ask any tourist about getting some information about Chalkida Travel Guide, many of them would ask you to first locate this place on the map. This could be explained also because Chalkida has many names: Chalcis, Chalkis or Halkida, bearing traces of the ancient Greek language. It is located in the island of Euboea, the town having a connection with the mainland Greece with the help of two bridges, a suspension... read more

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