Book a Nafplio Walking Tour and Meet the Greek Poetry in English Translation!
Book this Nafplio Walking Tour and Meet the Greek Poetry in English Translation, and receive a handwritten book with poems in both Greek and English and a souvenir pencil!
We will meet at the city hall of Nafplio, in the old town which was the first capital of the modern history of Greece and one of the most beautiful cities in the country that most of the Greek poets visited or lived in the past.
We will have a walk that combines history and art, based on the history of Greek poetry from ancient times until the modern era.
You will have the chance to experience the city like a local and explore some of the hidden spots of the city.
You will listen to one of the most iconic speeches that were written about love, ''Eros'' the monologue of Antigone by Sophocles. As we continue we will walk by the sea where we will talk about ''Ithaca'', a poem written by Konstantinos Kavafis.
Other writers that will be mentioned are Evripidis, Eschylos, Odysseas Elytis and George Seferis.
All participants will receive a handwritten book with poems in both Greek and English and a souvenir pencil.