The island in which the palace was situated had a diameter of five stadia.
The river is distant from the mountains of the Carduchi about six or seven stadia.
The stadia were places in the form of circi, for the running of men and horses.
The port, however, is always calm, and in magnitude about thirty stadia.
The width of the Isthmus is much more than 300 stadia: it is about seventy-two miles.
But from the harbor to Cyrene, 80 stadia; for Cyrene is inland.
From the isthmus to the promontory Araxus is a distance of 1030 stadia.
This also was a city, situated 40 stadia above the sea-coast.
Cleonæ is distant from Argos 120 stadia, and 80 from Corinth.
There is an ascent of 30 stadia, and it terminates in a sharp point.