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travel42 Port Guide: Monemvasia

Monemvasia travel42 Port of Call Guide

Monemvasia is located 99 mi/160 km south of Athens and is one of the most picturesque places in Greece. The old town is actually a fortress town, a perfectly preserved medieval settlement, albeit one inhabited by modern people. Vehicles are not allowed there and the atmosphere is magical, the visitor feels as if he is transferred to another era. A bridge you can walk along connects the new town with the old one, a small islet linked to the mainland.

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