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Dream on

Walked here from the far side of Tolo. Entrance is free, the audio video does help you to... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Perek24
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Ashford, United Kingdom
In the footsteps of Homer

As mentioned by Homer this where 80 ships was said to sail to Troy in the Trojan war there are... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
David L
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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18 Sep 2017
“Dream on”
31 Mar 2017
“Magical site with excellent audio visual info”
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Asini 21056, Greece
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Walked here from the far side of Tolo. Entrance is free, the audio video does help you to understand the importance of the site and how it was in the past. Over the centuries it has basically been destroyed especially during WW11 when lots of...More

Thank Perek24
Reviewed 30 July 2017

As mentioned by Homer this where 80 ships was said to sail to Troy in the Trojan war there are various remains of the acropolis and also the ancient harbour with a lovely beach and taverna which is great place to stop for lunch

1  Thank David L
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Site on easy bus route from Nafplio. Lovely spring flowers. Not a lot to see but audio visual film in English excellent. Site well labelled and great to see it after visiting the archeological museum in Nafplio.

Thank fireflyReading
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I think we arrived just before the exhibition was to open for real. All the buildings were there ready for guests , but everything but the gate was closed. The good thing was we got in for free, but we missed all the work they...More

3  Thank Rasmus V
Reviewed 9 May 2016

It is a place where it deserves someone to visit it. You feel that you are back in the ancient times, it is a very nicely preserved and you can make a walk that lasts about 20 min and can see unbelievable beautiful images.

5  Thank Mihaela K
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We visited ancient Asini in 2014.That time a big work was in progress. To climb up to the top was possible, but not easy, since the walking tracks up to the top were less than half ready. Nevertheless the quiet peace and the stunning view...More

5  Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The site is presently a work in progress. A most interesting seemingly out of the way place. The setting is beautiful.

5  Thank gee51
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Ancient Asini is a prehistoric settlement located on the side of Mt. Barbouna. If you’re reading about it you think that there’re much more to see than in the reality. Hopefully it will change soon, since there is a team working on the place, to...More

8  Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Nowadays Homer's Asine is a hillock by the sea, where among the rocks and grass you can see stretches of old wall, etc from various periods - Mycenaen, mediaeval, even WW2 (there's an Italian machine gun nest). No tourists, no guides, only a little information...More

10  Thank ELear
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