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Avantis Estate, Chalcis, Evia.

by Cornelius Wesseling

All about Chalcis, Evia. Avantis is the ancient name of Euboea originated by the name of its inhabitants. Avantes was the first prehistoric greek tribe that settles in Euboea, mainly around two towns – Chalkis and Eretria – in the eras between 2100 – 1900 B.C. According to a myth they were named after nymph Ava. They were warriors and had participated in […]