Sights of Interest in Greece
The amazing Mpourtzi in Nafplio10-04-2013 19:08Mpourtzi is located in one of the most romantic cities in Greece, Nafplio. In the middle of the harbour surrounded by sea its simply beautiful.
The Venetians completed its fortification in 1473 to protect the city from pirates. In June of 1822 the Greeks regained it from the Turkey. It served as a fortress until 1865 , then it became the residence of the executioners of convicts from the castle of Palamidi. For a short period it was a hotel and now it is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Peloponnesus.
You can visit it by boat from Nafplio, walk around and take some lovely pictures or you can seat in any café on the dock in Nafplio and enjoy the view of it.
During the night it is lighted all around and the spectacle is really something to remember.
It is also a musical venue for the Nafplio Folk Music Festival which takes place in May and in June and the Maritime festival which starts the last Sunday of June and takes place every two years.
It opened in 2004 and soon became one of the favourite dining spots in Santorini. It is called Metaxy mas which means.. between us, but it is not a secret any more that this restaurant has a rich menu with almost 40 different dishes and appetizers based on traditional Greek cuisine.
Touristorama has been travelling all around Greece and its islands for over a decade. This year, during our trip to Naxos, the biggest of the Cyclades complex, we discovered an interesting spot, perfect for your night out on the island… which is what we do best: finding the best places and then propose you should visit them! Prime is a Scandinavian Bar, located on a privileged position in Chora of Naxos, opposite the port. It’s been operating for 21 years and enjoys a great fame to both foreign and local tourists.
Explore the fascinating volcanic island of Santorini the way you want it yourself! Enjoy a unique accommodation experience, with huge doses of privacy and luxury by choosing to stay in Incognito Villa.
The Marmita Restaurant is now a part of the history of Santorini, since it has been operating in Megalochori since 2004. From 2013 it s been running under the observation of new owner Giannis Manikas and the sense of renewal is obvious.
More than just a famous tourist destination, Santorini boasts a romantic scene where you can have some really memorable moments with your partner. The time when the sun sets deep down to the Aegean Sea and the sky gets these amazing orange colors is the best to enjoy a cocktail. One of the best places to do so is the Classico bar restaurant in the capital of Fira.
We have been choosing Parea Tavern for our meals and dinners for 14 years! Every time someone from Touristorama travels to the island of Santorini, he enjoys authentic Greek cuisine at the terrace of this restaurant in the heart of Fira. And we are not the only ones. Thousands of tourists include it among their favorites on the volcanic island.
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