A complex system of swallow-holes on the lush Mantineia range has created a stunning cave in a spot called Kapsia. It is easy to locate by driving around 1.5 kilometres north from the village of the same name. This impressive
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Zeus may not have had a motorcycle, but this is no reason for you not to follow in his footsteps on your own, across a legendary place that according to some myths was the birthplace of the mightiest of the
The cave of Kastania is one of the prettiest in Greece and among the richest in diversity in Europe. A visit to the cave is a good reason on its own to visit Vatika, south of Monemvasia. This is a
The coastal villages of Aghia Marina, Korakas and Spitha on the Malea Peninsula in southern Laconia, are best known for the awesome petriﬁed stumps of a Palaeolithic forest, testament of a very distant past. Visiting the petriﬁed forest is an
Sapientza is the largest of the Oenousses island cluster, located just oﬀ the southern coast of Messinia. It is very near Methoni, where you can catch a ride on special ﬁshing boats that regularly make the crossing. Why make the
Kastanitsa is arguably the prettiest village in the Tsakonia region of Mount Parnonas, and among the most beautiful in Greece as a whole. You can see it twinkling among the chestnut trees as you make your way up the mountain
The ancient Greeks believed that one of the gateways to Hades was located in the cave at Tenaros. The ﬁshermen of Mani seem to still cling to that idea as they point out the narrow opening in the rocks and
The Areopoli-Gerolimenas-Tenaros route is one of the most popular and stunning in the Peloponnese as it takes you right through Mani. Picture the road as forming the backbone of Mani, wending its way down the Saggia mountainside, with small roads
Your boat sets sail early in the morning from the port of Nafplio, giving you a last glimpse of the mythic town and its castles from the sea. The Gulf of Argos lies ahead in all its splendour. You sail
Dou you ride a motorcycle? If so, here is an ideal route to discover the beauties of Morea. If not, that’s just ﬁne, because the journey is stunning, whatever the mode you’re using. Start the journey at Paralio Astros, which