Monemvasía

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Monemvasía,

Greece: see MalvasiaMalvasia
or Monemvasía
, village, S Greece, in the Peloponnesus, on a rocky island joined to the mainland by a mole. In the Middle Ages it was a fortress and an important commercial port, exporting Malvasian or malmsey wine, a type now made in many places.
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Seven- and eight-day sailings on Wind Spirit and Wind Star between Rome and Athens visit Ischia, Italy; Sorrento, Italy; Lipari, Italy; Giardini Naxos, Italy; Gythion, Greece; and Monemvasia, Greece.
The Athens and Malta cruises sail throughout Greece and Italy, introducing the port of Monemvasia, Greece, to Star Clippers guests.
Seven- and eight-day sailings on Wind Spirit and Wind Star between Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy and Athens (Piraeus), Greece visit Ischia, Italy; Sorrento, Italy; Lipari, Italy; Giardini Naxos, Italy; Gythion, Greece; and Monemvasia, Greece.