Bourtzi Fortress

Bourtzi Fortress

Overlooking the castle grounds, you’ll find this impressive Venetian fortress which dates back to the 15th-century. The octagonal structure sits on a small fortified island that’s connected to the mainland by a small, arched bridge. It has previously been used as a fort, lighthouse and even a prison! 
Methoni Castle

Methoni Castle

Methoni, Peloponnese

The castle of Methoni is one of the most impressive castles in Greece. Although largely in ruins, you can wander the vast acropolis and see crumbling columns, ancient squares, intricate gates and an...

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Kalamata Beach

Kalamata Beach

Peloponnese

Backed by magnificent mountains and sprinkled with straw umbrellas, Kalamata Beach is the perfect place to plonk down for an afternoon of relaxing. It’s backed by restaurants which is really handy too....

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Harbourside dining

Harbourside dining

Peloponnese

The area around Kalamata Marina is speckled with restaurants dishing up local delights. We’re talking cool cafés, open-top tavernas and everything in between. Pull up a seat under the glistening...

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