- 14. 10. 2021
- Saronic Gulf
The city is directly connected with the first governor of Greece, Ioannis Kapodistrias, which was killed in Nafplion in 1831.
Nafplion is constantly inhabited since antiquity and was influenced by the Mycenaean culture.
After the fall of Constantinople and the Ottoman conquest, the city was sold to the Venetians. During the war of Greek Independence in 1821, Nafplion was one of the centers of the war. In Nafplion was issued in 1825, the first paper of the Government Gazette.
The city is amazing. Beautiful, with an elegant sense, carries the millenniums of Greek history.
Nafplion is 33,6 km2 and nowadays has a population of approx. 15.000.
around Palaia Epidavros where you can see many interesting sights.