Nafplio ( Greece ) is a capital of Argolida and the main port of the eastern Peloponnese. It is one of the most picturesque cities in the country, and was the capital of the Greek state in the years 1828-1833.
It is mostly known for Mpoyrtzi, a small fortress built on an islet in the harbor, Palamidi, which is a Venetian castle that dominates the city and Acronafplia, another Venetian fortress where Ioannis Kapodistrias was murdered.
The town is a popular destination with a branch of the National Gallery. The most beautiful buildings in the city is the palace of Armansperg, the viceroy of Greece and the archaeological museum in Syntagma Square.