Navplion is a quaint seaport in the Peloponnese, and the first capital of modern Greece. Navplion has a pleasant atmosphere and several beaches. The most popular site is the Palamhidi Fortress, which may be a difficult hike for some. The Archeological Museum contains many of the interesting relics from the fortress.
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