Peloponnese is a peninsula in southern Greece. Originally a peninsula connected to the rest of the country by the Isthmus of Corinth, it is now cut off from the mainland by the narrow Corinth Canal, spanned by bridges connecting Peloponnese to Attica across the canal.
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Nafplio is a small town in Peloponnese. Many times it is also referenced as Nauplio, Nauplia or Nafplia.
Patras is the third largest urban conglomeration of Greece. It is the capital of the Prefecture of Achaia on the Peloponnese and the western gateway into the country, thanks to numerous ferry connections with Italy.
Kalamata is one of the most fortunate cities in Greece, mostly thanks to its geographic position.
Pylos is a city in the Peloponnese. Top 10 things to see in and around Pylos The area of Pylos has a variety of landscapes to visit, with their own marvelous geomorphological history.
Arcadia is one of the peripheral units of Greece. It is part of the periphery of Peloponnese.
Kythira is an island Southeast of the Peloponnese. Kythira refers to the Kythirian goddess, nurse of love.
Koroni is a small town in the Peloponnese region of Greece. Koroni has an imposing Venetian castle,a harbour well sheltered from all but Northerlies which is home to a number of fishing boats.
For the New World town of the same name, see Corinth Corinth or Korinth is one of the oldest towns of Peloponnese, a port and the capital of the homonym prefecture.
Ermioni, sometimes Hermione, is a city in the Peloponnese. Ermioni administratively belongs to the Prefecture of Argolis.
Loutraki is a city in the Corinth Region of the Peloponnese. Loutraki is only 80 km or one hour away from Athens and Athens Airport, just west from the Corinth Canal.
Olympia is a town and UNESCO World Heritage Site in Peloponnese, Greece. This was the site of the original Olympic Games from 776 BC.
Tolon is a village in Greece on the Peloponnese peninsula. Although it is a relatively new addition to the map by Greek standards, its modern history starting in 1830, the area where it is situated and its surroundings go back much further.
The Bay of Voidokilia is near Pylos. To get to the bay is not that easy if you don't have your own means of transport.
Methana is located in Greece, with highly interesting of archaeological monuments, Byzantine churches, lovely villages and imposing a "dormant" volcano.
Elafonisos is an island in the Peloponnese region and Laconia Greece. The island is a tiny spot between the famous island chain of Kythira (Kythira and Antikythira complex and south of Neapolis in Lakonia region of Peloponnese.
Mycenae is a town in the Peloponnese, Greece. It's home to the ancient Acropolis of Mycenae.
Argos is a town in the Peloponnese, Greece. It's of the most ancient settlements in Europe still inhabited.
Sparta is the administrative capital of Laconia Prefecture, Greece. At the decree of King Otto of Greece, the present day city of Sparta was built in 1834 near the site of the original city.
Loggos is a small town in the Peloponnese region of Greece.