"The town of Spetses, as lovely as the island" Spetses by AndyRG

Spetses Travel Guide: 18 reviews and 25 photos

The capital

Spetses town is the capital and the main living place on the island of Spetses (as usually happens, the island and its capital have the same name). About 3.500 lucky inhabitants live there...
You can also see my Spetses Island page for more... info (what else?).

People and art

The historical and artistic town of Spetses has kept this character thanks to its friendly inhabitants too...
Spetsiot pebble mosaics (which decorate yards and squares), wall-paintings, the traditional naval architecture are all admirable!

Transportation-nightlife

Transportation (not only in the town, but all over the island) is mainly carried out with motorbikes, bicycles (the best solution!), sea and land taxis, even 2 buses at the summer period. Luckily, it is forbidden to go there with your own car...
About the nightlife, Spetses is a quiet town, but hot spots -even in Baltiza, the old port- are not missing...

  • Last visit to Spetses: Apr 2003
  • Intro Updated Jul 1, 2003
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  • Feb 24, 2008 at 5:21 AM

    Nice pictures of Spetses! Keep traveling. volopolo

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    Sep 14, 2005 at 9:17 AM

    Geia sou Andreas, I should keep Spetses in mind for my next journey to Ellas! Good tips with good pics. Great.

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    Jun 4, 2004 at 3:38 AM

    You are right about the sunsets... didn't notice this page last time I visited. Really nice page - very evocative of the town I rememebred. I remember eating very well here too.

  • May 12, 2004 at 9:42 PM

    Great page. Excellant phtographs and array of information.

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    Mar 16, 2004 at 12:12 PM

    Nice place, great houses, lovely narrow streets ... well done Andreas.

  • pedersdottir's Profile Photo
    Mar 3, 2004 at 9:23 PM

    Thank you for a nostalgic walk around those old pebbled pathways. Spetses is full of good memories. And the scent of jasmine.

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Oct 26, 2003 at 10:38 PM

    oh I enjoyed strolling around this place, the beautiful buildings, serenety...presented by superb picures. thank you Andy

  • tak_pap's Profile Photo
    Jul 17, 2003 at 3:30 AM

    excellent presentation - great ideas !

  • Jul 7, 2003 at 5:14 AM

    polla balkonia re paidi mou vale kai apo ta alla!poly wraies photo Andy!thelw kai gw na paw...

  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Jun 26, 2003 at 7:26 PM

    Amazing pictures - especially Baltiza and in colours tip!

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