Things to Do in Nafplio, Greece
Nafplio is a destination that often gets overlooked by international travellers coming to Greece, but it is, in fact, packed with history as well as being extremely picturesque and not far from Athens. The coastal town of Nafplio in the Peloponnese is a significant place in Greece, has been an important port and fortification town since ancient times as well as being the first official capital of the country after the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire.
The town only remained the main capital of Greece for around five years before King Otto decided to move the ruling powers to Athens, but this still makes Nafplio an important and interesting place for a visit.
Whether you’re visiting Nafplio as your first stop on a Peloponnese road trip or are simply taking a day out from Athens to explore somewhere new, you’re sure to fall in love with the city’s charm and beauty.
Read on to discover the top things to do in Nafplio.... Continue Reading at Travel Passionate