Places of Interest nearby
Location address: Greece, Limnos, Myrina, Navarchou Kountourioti
Number of texts: 5
Along this street you will find many mansions of wealthy families that moved to Alexandria (Egypt) and became very wealthy with trade and other activities over there. The link with Alexandria is also the cause of the great Muscat grape you find here and which is used in the wines. They also brought over cotton seeds but that didn’t bring any results.
Definitely one of the top 5 things to do in Lemnos is to see the sunset in one of the bars along the road of the Roman Shore or Roumeikos Gialos, and combine this with tasting the local wine and cheese. Check out Lemnos Wine Trails for an organized wine and food pairing evening.
Navarchou Kountourioti is one of the three main streets of “action” and places to go in Myrina. It is particularly popular near sunset time for a drink.
Linked characteristics: Romantic
One of the many impressive mansions of wealthy families along this street, displaying Turkish architectural characteristics.
Linked themes: Architecture
The restaurants overlooking the Aegean Sea and providing a great sunset along the Navarchou are a must to experience.