The city has multiple names Greek Nafplio, Byzantine Nafplio, ancient Nafplia. The ottoman also called it Mora Yenişehir, or Peloponnese's new city. Strategically speaking it has three castles, one uphill called Palamidi, you need to climb 1000 steps to get up there, or simply drive upwards from the other side which I didn't know till it was too late for my mother's misfortune.
Please refer to the first article for more places that you can explore on foot in the heart of Athens... Sunset An Acropolis means literally the "upper city" in greek, it is usually a compound of buildings or a citadel built upon a hill or an area of elevation for defense purposes. Athens Acropolis is not the … Continue reading A walk in the heart of Athens…2
Duration: A couple of days or more... Timing: Sometime in Winter... Budget: Moderate Gear: A fresh bottle of water, comfy shoes, get dressed in layers as we are going up & down hill and finally download Here maps app with Greece/Athens offline map... Mornings We start from the Plaka, particularly at Adam's hotel, which offers the … Continue reading A Walk in the heart of Athens…1
From Greece with love... The choice to spend my winter break there was completely random, however the trip was far more rewarding then I've expected. Here 14 reasons why you should consider Greece as your next Christmas break destination; 1- The weather is perfect; I personally like my christmas fresh with a bit of rain. Greece is not as cold … Continue reading Fresh from the ultimate “Christmas Land”…