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MONEMVASIA, PELOPONNESE, S.GREECE | by Thanassis Fournarakos-6.5 million views
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MONEMVASIA, PELOPONNESE, S.GREECE

Monemvasia, a name which derives from 'moni emvasis', the Greek for 'single entrance'.

Often referred to as the "Gibraltar of Greece," Monemvasia is a virtual showcase of Byzantine, Turkish, and Venetian history dating back to the 13th century.

 

Thanassis Fournarakos - Θανασης Φουρναρακος

Professional Photographer, retired.

Athens, Greece

 

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Taken on August 15, 2006