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kcixcy

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The Castle of St. George was originally built by the Byzantines in the 12th century, but it’s mostly known as a Venetian castle. The castle is in ruins now but it is great to visit, I really recommend it! Here is a picture from when I went in 2002.

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nadellii

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So cool! Thanks for sharing :)
 

k_tsoukalas

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This looks like a fun place to visit! Seems like it would have stunning views, too.
 

Jerry s

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Directions to get there and some photos. The view from the top is amazing . Must see if you stay in Kefalonia.

 
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redsoxdw_

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I recommend wearing sneakers!!
 

kef_john68

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There are so many great places to visit on this island, I am keeping a list and hopefully I'll be able to see most of them when I go...
 
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acamp7

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Add Antisamos Beach to your list!
There are so many great places to visit on this island, I am keeping a list and hopefully I'll be able to see most of them when I go...
 
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kef_john68

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Is Kefalonia expensive in comparison to other Greek islands?

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Are there many earthquakes in Kefalonia?

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The Iakovatios library and museum in Kefalonia

This museum and library has so much history. I would love to hear personal reviews if anyone has been. It is housed in an old mansion that was owned by the Typaldi-Iakovatios family. It is one of those places that survived after the massive earthquake that hit the island. However, it did sustain some damage during it. The mansion was restored in 1984 and is now home to a vast collection of books (around 20,000) and other collectibles.

Visit the Monastery of the Holy Virgin, Lamia!

I love Annas blog :) check out her short description and tips on visiting the monastery with some great pictures. Oh how I love the look of old buildings

Here is a COVID update for visitors traveling to Kefalonia

Here is an update if anyone is interested :)

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