Nafplio

Epidaurus and then on to Poros – and a Strange Coincidence!

We meet Magnus and breakfast again.  We confirm plans to meet at the bus station the follow day to catch the bus to Galatas. Today we are visiting Epidaurus by bus.  The Peloponnese really does have an excellent bus service and I hope that my series of posts demonstrates  that you don’t need to hire …

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A Whirlwind Tour of Nafplio, Tiryns and Drepano – and a Chance Encounter!

We slept well at the King Othon.  When we came down for breakfast we were told that instead of breakfast in the courtyard, it would be served at their sister hotel the Victoria just a few buildings away.  The Victoria was a more modern building but the buffet breakfast was top notch. As we ate …

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Leaving Tyros and on to Nafplio

This post is published 3 years after the event so details are sketchy.  Although my memory may falter, hopefully the photographs will compensate. Easter in Tyros was magnificent.  A totally unique and exceptional experience.  But now it is time to move on to Nafplio.  In the middle of the two kilometre stretch of beach in …

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Preparations for a Trip to the Peloponnese

I have a very good feeling about this trip and it has come at exactly the right time.  The pressures of work are beginning to tell and I am desperate for sunshine, good food and all things ‘Joi de vivre’ that beautiful Greece will offer. I am particularly excited about the opportunity to observe the …

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