Plateia Poliko Nosokomiou
Small square on the western edge of Nafplio.
Inside a splendid Venetian building, this museum traces the social development of Argolis, from the hunter-gatherers of the Fragthi cave...
Mismatched furniture, bare light bulbs and posters on the walls conjure up a grungy, student hangout image, but the jazz and candlelight...
Antica Gelateria di Roma
The only 'true' gelato shop in Nafplio is still holding back the competition. Italian gelati maestros Marcello, Claudia and Monica Raffo...
The island fortress of Bourtzi (1473), which lies about 600m west of the town's port, has served variously as a pirate deterrent, a home for executioners to protect them from vengeance and a hotel. Note that the battlements are identical in design to Moscow's Kremlin; both it and Bourtzi were built by 15th-century Venetians. Boats to the island leave from the northeastern end of Akti Miaouli.