Peninsula is a peninsula situated in
Greece in the
Peloponnese, much of which is contained in the modern region of
Argolis. One of the first major Greek settlements, Mycenae, is
situated on this peninsula. During the Classical Greek era, the main
settlements on this peninsula were Troezen, Hermione, and Epidaurus.
During the Middle Ages, the settlement of
Nafplio in the peninsula
emerged as a major settlement, with the town serving as the capital of
First Hellenic Republic
First Hellenic Republic and of the Kingdom of Greece, from the
start of the Greek Revolution in 1821 until 1834.
Coordinates: 37°36′N 23°00′E / 37.6°N 23.0°E / 37.6;
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