"ARMATA"in Spetses Island
Spetses is one of eight European cities participating in the European Network of Historical Representation.
In each of the participating cities (Brussels, Belgium, Dublin and Cork in Ireland, Bailen Spain, the Czech Republic Slafkof, Tiouksmpery in Great Britain, and Hydra and Spetses in Greece) is a representation of a historical event.
So the "Feast of Armata" Spetses is the leading event for the island.
The representation of the burning of the Turkish flagship in the harbor of Spetses in 1822 every year the second weekend of September.
The events last week, is artistic and religious and gather crowds.
The "Feast of Armata" is perfect idea to visit the island, as well as the evocative representation of the battle and burning of the effigy of the Turkish flagship is spectacular as they are completed with thousands of fireworks.
Spetses is an island with a long maritime tradition and have always been a favorite destination for Athenians, either at weekends or on holidays.
Island planted with pines, old mansions, shipyards and rich nightlife attracts the attention of all ages, and is a favorite destination for speedboats, sailboats and yachts larger because of the many mooring sites, the benefits they offer infinite options for walks on the sea argoliko bay.
Call us early for your reservation and definitely you will be completely delighted by this unique show!