Akronafplia Fortress, Nafplio

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  • This is the oldest of the three fortresses that protect Nafplion. The town originally was contained withing the lower walls, but it has spread across the valley to the sea. 
    This is the oldest of the three fortresses that protect Nafplion. The town originally was contained withing the lower walls, but it has spread across the valley to the sea.  more »
  • Many reviewers here confuse this fortress with the imposing Palamidi, which stands atop the same name hill. Akronafplia fortress is the smaller one, not seen from a distance, but rather when you... 
    Many reviewers here confuse this fortress with the imposing Palamidi, which stands atop the same name hill. Akronafplia fortress is the smaller one, not seen from a distance, but rather when you...  more »
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  • Small site near the big Palamidi Castle. It has a nice history but it also shows how badly Greece takes care of it's heritage. Entrance is dominated by a big abandoned hotel.
  • Beautiful view. An evening walk is very romantic and relaxing

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