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... Byzantine churches remain from the medieval period. The seat of the municipality is the town Molaoi.
The town's name derives from two Greek words, mone and emvasia, meaning "single entrance". Its Italian form, Malvasia, gave its name to Malmsey wine. Monemvasia's nickname is the Gibraltar of the East or The Rock.
Breakfast was scrambled eggs, yogurt ...
... Corral, here is where they'd be.
Lunch in Limeni (in Itylo in Laconia in the Peloponnese Region of Greece), (on the water with great views) - Red Mullet (outstanding), Calamari, salad with real tomatoes.
After making a few off-the-beaten-path discoveries, we rode on to the dramatically-set medieval town of Monemvasia (a town and a municipality ...
... to check out Byron's wine cellar! And, he reminded both of us of my Dad, he is small in stature, he folded his arms over a little belly (well at times Dad's was bigger!) and he had a warm and engaging smile! We asked if he was Byron, he said yes and the rest made for a delightful afternoon! His place is three stories but the business is on the first level. He turned the lights on and it looked like an incredible mix of old and older furniture, ...
We slept a little later then headed to Monemvasia via the Mani Peninsula. The views along the Mani were spectacular with several stone villages set on hills with the sea sweeping dramatically below. Several ancient churches had splendid murals, which are still visible. We stopped long enough to hike up the side of a hill, but when the going got too steep, we decided to play it safe and retreat. We stopped in ...
... for lunch and than continued, just around the corner was a second resting place. This one had benches and tables, we walked past as we had just rested in the rocks above, a short while later we hit the same problem as this morning, the path disappeared into the river, so this was the end of the line for today.
The narrowest part of the gorge was just ahead but inaccessible, disappointingly!
The plants in the gorge grow in small crevices in the ...