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Moving memorial to sacrifice.

It is hard to call a cemetery 'excellent' but 'moving' is not one of the options. I visit perhaps... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Athens, Greece
A wake up call

Passed this very sad sight on the way into the city and decided to explore it on the way back.It,s... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
Frank M
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is hard to call a cemetery 'excellent' but 'moving' is not one of the options. I visit perhaps twice a year, and, although I am not from Oz/NZ, always on Anzac day when there is a short service. The whole place is meticulously kept...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

Passed this very sad sight on the way into the city and decided to explore it on the way back.It,s on a slight rise,just 20 metres or so from the sea.Almost 3000 commonwealth troops are buried here,not only from the Second World War but other...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Frank M
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Nice and peaceful cemetery to visit. The design of this memorial is a work of art. Tips: Don't forget a hat, bottle of watter and your sun protection. The place is highly exposed to sun.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Moving and poignant memorial to allied soldier Killed in Action in Greece during World War 2, seaside view of Bay of Salamis

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Simon M
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent monument. Do not think it is a real cemetery. There are no bodies buried inside. It is a monument to honour these men. For locals it is also a nice place to visit. It is never crowded and offers relaxation to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

2,029 Commonwealth servicemen of the Second World War buried or commemorated in this cemetery. 596 of the burials are unidentified.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Marianna A
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

This cemetery show us all the mostly young guys from Great Britain, Australia, New Zealand and als India, who give their lives for the freedom of Greece in World War 2. It is well kept in a busy urban surrounding, but beautiful at the coast.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Roel R
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