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Olive Oil Immersion at Monemvasia Castle – Learn about Greek olive oil from antiquity to modern times from Hippocrates’ powerful medicine to the number one ingredient of the Mediterranean diet. Let us guide you to the art of sensory analysis of extra virgin olive oil, try different local varieties and learn the top tips for an ideal food and olive oil pairing.
Uncover the mysteries of Greece’s liquid gold in a unique setting: the Byzantine-Venetian chapel of St. Andrew in Monemvasia castletown. Delve into the historical significance, learn how to identify fresh extra virgin olive oil, and understand proper storage techniques. This captivating experience occurs within one of the 17 churches and chapels attributed to the 2nd Venetian rule (1685-1715).
Discover the majestic Monemvasia Castle, a striking medieval fortress nestled atop a plateau in Laconia, Greece. As you ascend the winding path, you’ll be greeted by panoramic vistas of the stunning coastline and azure sea. Once inside the castle grounds, explore the well-preserved ruins, which transport you back to a time of knights and battles.
Don’t miss the chance to visit the Church of Agia Sofia, a captivating Byzantine-era gem perched on a cliff with breathtaking views. Additionally, the castle’s fortified walls provide excellent vantage points for unforgettable photographs and moments of quiet reflection.
After your castle adventure, venture into the nearby medieval town of Monemvasia. There, meander through charming, narrow streets lined with quaint shops and traditional stone houses. History buffs and nature lovers alike will find Monemvasia Castle an enchanting experience that blends the allure of the past with the natural beauty of Greece.
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