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Zakynthos (Greek: Ζάκυνθος [ˈzacinθos] ) or Zante (/ˈzɑːnti, -teɪ, ˈzæn-/; from Venetian) is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea. It is the third largest of the Ionian Islands. Zakynthos is a separate regional unit of the Ionian Islands region, and its only municipality. It covers an area of 410 km2 (158 sq mi) and its coastline is roughly 123 km (76 mi) in length. The name, like all similar names ending in -nthos, is pre-Mycenaean or Pelasgian in origin. In Greek mythology the island was said to be named after Zakynthos, the son of a legendary Arcadian chief Dardanus. Zakynthos is a tourist destination, with an international airport served by many charter flights from northern Europe. The island's nickname is To fioro tou Levante (Italian: Il fiore di Levante, English: The flower of the East), given by the Venetians.


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Facts and Stats for Zakinthos*

  • Living in Zakinthos - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 95.52 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.21 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Zakinthos

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Zakinthos

    • International Movie per seat 8.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 58.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 108.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 141.41 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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