Lonely Planet names Peloponnese top European destination in 2016

1. The Peloponnese, Greece Travellers to Greece tend to flock to the myriad islands or marvel at the iconic Acropolis, but one of the country’s most diverse, vibrant regions is often forgotten: the Peloponnese. It remains an affordable enclave of magnificent ancient sights like Olympia, Mycenae and Mystras, which are scattered across a rich landscape of stone villages, teal seas and snow-capped mountains. 2016 brings the chance to hike the Peloponnese’s new Menalon trail or take a tipple in the […]