Monemvasia, Peloponnese, Greece
Monemvasia is a town and a municipality in Laconia, Greece. The town is located on a small island off the east coast of the Peloponnese. The island is linked to the mainland by a short causeway 200m in length. Its area consists mostly of a large plateau some 100 metres above sea level, up to 300 m wide and 1 km long, the site of a powerful medieval fortress. The town walls and many Byzantine churches remain from the medieval period. The seat of the municipality is the town Molaoi. The town's…
The Monastery of Elonas looks like as to be placed in a cradle created in the rocks of the Mt.Parnonas. It is found in the Eastern sides of the Mt. Parnonas (between the city of Leonidio and Kosma's village).
Kosmas Village, Arkadia, Peloponnese (from ecotourism-greece.com)
An idyllic Greek village in the heart of the Peloponnese mountains looks so serene and beautiful today, yet had a very dark past and fate during WWII. It is ...
100 days in Parnonas mountain - thegreektraveller.com
Looks like a weird calendar, eh? But it is not. It is a short story of a mountainous road. The 100 days’ road. It is located in the Peloponnesus’ mountain Parnonas in Laconia. The road begins from Leonidio town, passes from Kosmas village and ends in Skala town, in southern Laconia. I have driven that road dozens of times . I used to start from the old watch tower in Leonidion, crossed from southwest the Dafnonas […]