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Old July 27th, 2007, 05:47 PM   #121
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As if the new Bulgarian motorways aren´t as good.
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Old August 2nd, 2007, 11:16 AM   #122
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As if the new Bulgarian motorways aren´t as good.
Bulgaria has some great stretches.

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Some construction pictures of the Egnatia Odos between Ioannina and Metsovo (from Stadia.gr member TasosGR)









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PATHE construction pics near Kammena Vourla (from Stadia.gr member starlet).







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Some more construction pictures from our friends at stadia.gr

Egnatia Odos near Grevena (pictures from stadia member superas)













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Old August 3rd, 2007, 05:54 PM   #123
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Has anyone checked this map???!!!! is completely erroneous, those latitudes are all bended!!!

In that map all the eastern part of Europe is pushed southward while the western northward.

For example Greece Italy and Spain share common latitudes in real life while in this map they don't as in real life.

Take for example Madrid that in this map is more to the north than Rome or Thessaloniki btw it shares latitude with Sofia

Not to mention that Galicia shares latitudes with....Switzerland and Wien!!!!!!

cheers to the person who made this funny map!
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Old August 7th, 2007, 08:44 AM   #124
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I don't see it.
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Old September 10th, 2007, 05:50 PM   #125
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Some pictures of the stretches of the Egnatia Odos highway that were recently opened to traffic. Pictures are from stadia.gr member CORFU

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Egnatia odos (Volvi lake near Thessaloniki)









Egnatia odos (Grevena - Venetikos)





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Old September 10th, 2007, 06:08 PM   #126
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More pictures

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Some Egnatia Odos construction pictures (Western-Macedonia and Epirus) taken last Saterday.







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Old September 10th, 2007, 07:10 PM   #127
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Almopos it looks beautiful, new motorways look always so imsame, but when they get older they become normal.
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Old September 10th, 2007, 07:16 PM   #128
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Egnatia Odos will allways look impressive because of unusual quantity and intensity of objects. i allready have it allmost in same rang as italian A10
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Old September 21st, 2007, 08:30 PM   #129
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Some photos of the newly opened section of the PATHE motorway in maliakos gulf, all the photos were taken and posted in stadia.gr from the member stavros86, so thanks to him i can post the pics here :



The first tunnel of the section (4 in total):






After the 1st tunnel:














The second tunnel:











The third tunnel:




The forth tunnel (C&C):











The sections that were given for use have a length of 20,4 km, and the whole section will be completed in October, according to the ministry of public works.
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Old September 21st, 2007, 09:53 PM   #130
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these motorways are just beautiful, thy are ******* awesome, they can be compared with struma motorway and probably are even better,I would love to drive on these motorways.
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Old September 21st, 2007, 09:59 PM   #131
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I agree with Radi and also I must add that these are the best lit tunnels I have ever seen!

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Isn't this dangerous? That lane coming from the right just merges into the motorway, without any possibility to accelerate!
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Old September 21st, 2007, 10:12 PM   #132
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I even ust say that these motorways don´t look like normal roads and motorways, they look like nextgeneration monorail rails on Mars or some toher planet, I have never seen such motorways, really.
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Old September 22nd, 2007, 06:43 PM   #133
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Isn't this dangerous? That lane coming from the right just merges into the motorway, without any possibility to accelerate!
Yes you are right, i just guess that it isn't an entrance, i have no idea what it is though.

Btw as you can obviously notice, even those sections are not completely finished, they need to plant trees and i am quite sure that the parallel roads and entrances aren't finished yet, they actually opened it a few months before they should, due to the elections.
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Old September 22nd, 2007, 08:26 PM   #134
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Isn't this dangerous? That lane coming from the right just merges into the motorway, without any possibility to accelerate!
This is only emergency niche before tunnel. Look at other pictures of tunnel entrances.
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Old September 23rd, 2007, 12:35 AM   #135
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the motorway looks great as most of greek new ones! but inside the tunnels i miss more LED lights and signs, especially for emergency!
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Old September 24th, 2007, 07:21 PM   #136
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Some construction pictures of the A-12/E-79 Serres-Promachones (Greek-Bulgarian border) motorway. Pictures are from stadia.gr member Alter100.











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Old September 24th, 2007, 07:43 PM   #137
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From those pictures above it looks like the (in)famous Struma Motorway will be getting a worthy follow-up after the border!
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Old October 12th, 2007, 11:31 AM   #138
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More construction pictures of the Egnatia highway from stadia.gr member Corfu (he went on a guided tour with one of the engineers of Egnatia Odos S.A.)

Paramithia bridge near Ioannina



Toll booth under construction near Ioannina









The Arachtos bridge



The metsovitiko bridge



Tunnel at Agios Nikolaos





Another bridge



And another one



Tunnel at Agia Paraskevi



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Stretch of highway between Grevena and Kipourio

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Old October 12th, 2007, 02:20 PM   #139
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the motorway looks great as most of greek new ones! but inside the tunnels i miss more LED lights and signs, especially for emergency!
you have always something to complain about.
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Old October 12th, 2007, 04:00 PM   #140
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^ You're the one to say that.


Btw, how many of you people are interested in photos of roads under construction? Cause I'm not. Of course you have all the right to post such photos, I'm just asking.
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