Stunt rider Robbie Maddison yesterday performed his most death-defying feat yet - a 250ft leap over the Corinth Canal
The 10-day Corinth Canal
, Greek Islands, Istanbul itinerary aboard Louis CruisesO Coral features embarkation in Marseilles or Genoa and visits to Olympia, Santorini, Mykonos and Athens, Greece; Istanbul, Turkey; the Corinth Canal
; Sicily, Italy; and Corsica, France.
After that, it was on to the Corinth Canal
and Athens, where he saw the world-renowned evzones, as well as a die-hard Python fan.
WONDERS OF ANCIENT GREECE Archers Direct (0871 423 8638) 10-day tour ex-Manchester from June 20, via Athens, Delphi, Olympia, Peloponnese, Mycenae, Corinth Canal
We would also like to visit Athens and Mount Olympia and go down the Corinth Canal
Our route took in seven islands - plus Athens, two fascinating small towns on the mainland and the unforgettable Corinth Canal
Our route took in seven islands - plus the sights of Athens, two fascinating small towns on the mainland and the unforgettable Corinth Canal
EXPERIENCE the ancient splendour of the sun-drenched Greek islands this summer with 20 per cent off full fares on the 14 day Aegean Island Treasures Cruise, including a visit to the historic city of Athens and the Corinth Canal
The company said yesterday once this was achieved, it then hoped to sell the remainder of its non-core assets ( including a banana plantation and the company operating the Corinth canal
in Greece ( and focus on operating GNER and joint venture freight business GE SeaCo.
EASTERN MED: Seafarer Cruises (01732 229900) offers seven-night cruises on MV Arion from Venice from Sep 8 and 15, via Dubrovnik, Korcula, four Greek Islands and Corinth Canal
from pounds 549, saving pounds 140 per person.
Ports of Call: Piraeus, Kusadasi, Istanbul, Yalta, Odessa, Corinth Canal
, Corfu, Naxos & Naples
Fires burned on both sides of the Corinth canal
which separates central from southern Greece and is 50 miles from Athens.