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Restoration plan for the Upper Town

• Peloponnese, Monemvasia
Few days ago, the Central Archaeological Board of Greece approved a master plan for the reformation of the Upper Town of Monemvasia, the highest spot of the Castle.
Posted on Jun 25, 2013 Category: News

Valuable stolen icon returned home

• Peloponnese, Monemvasia
The Byzantine icon of Christ Elkomenos (Jesus in Pain in Greek) was recently returned to the church of Elkomenos in the Castle of Monemvasia, from where it had been stolen 32 years ago.
Posted on Jan 12, 2012 Category: News

2009 declared Year of Giannis Ritsos

• Peloponnese, Monemvasia
As 2009 has been declared as the Year of Giannis Ritsos, the prefecture of Laconia and the municipality of Monemvasia are organizing events to honour their great poet.
Posted on Jan 05, 2009 Category: News