Greece - Central Greece (PDF Chapter)
This is the Central Greece chapter from Lonely Planet’s Greece guidebook.
Delphi – Ancient Greece’s centre – is among Greece’s most visited places for its archaeolog-ical site, ancient footpaths and vistas of the Corinthian Gulf. Delphi is rivalled in popularity only by Meteora, breathtaking outcrops of rocky towers topped by teetering monasteries.
- wander along the kalderimia (mule paths) to the sea on the Pelion Peninsula
- feast on fresh trout from mountain streams near Karpenisi
- try a tsipouro (spirit similar to raki) or three with the locals in Volos
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Delphi & Around, Galaxidi, Nafpaktos, Messolongi, Karpenisi, Lamia, Iti National Park, Meteora & Thessaly, Larissa, Volos & Around, Pelion Penin-sula, Trikala, Meteora, Kalambaka, Kastraki.
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