Cythera

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Cythera,

Greece: see KíthiraKíthira
or Cythera
, island (1991 pop. 3,021), c.109 sq mi (282 sq km), S Greece, in the Mediterranean Sea, southernmost of the Ionian Islands, off the S Peloponnesus. Mostly rocky with many streams, it produces wine, goat cheese, olives, corn, and flax.
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Cythera

1. a Greek island off the SE coast of the Peloponnese: in ancient times a centre of the worship of Aphrodite. Pop.: 3354 (2001). Area: about 285 sq. km (110 sq. miles)
2. the chief town of this island, on the S coast. Pop.: 300 (latest est.)
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Customers should note that tickets to Kythira, Karpathos and Skiathos booked/issued by Athens Airways will not be accepted, as no interline agreement exists between the two carriers.
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