Spetses Travel Guide – Best of Spetses Island: History, beaches, places to visit & more.   …Spetses today is a place of contradictions, with widely diverging qualities of tourism [...]

Spetses – general

GeneralAs the first island in Greece to raise the flag of insurrection and to lead the others into the War of Independence which ultimately gained the country its freedom from Turkish dominion, [...]

Spetses – history

HISTORYThe recorded history of the island is confined mostly to the last 300 years; though excavations by Dimitris Theocharis on the promontory of Aghia Marina have shown that there was a [...]