YOU ALWAYS HAVE A CHOICE: you can hang around the village and do village-y ki...
Pelion or Pelium is a mountain in Central Greece that forms a hook-like peninsula that extends southeastward into the Aegean Sea. Once the homeland of the mythical Centaurs -- beings part human and part horse -- the most surprising creatures you risk encountering today are other foreign tourists who visit this area. A place regularly chosen by many Greeks for their summer or winter holidays, Pelion is as much beautiful as it is unspoiled and authentic, and to make a long story short, it is one of the most beautiful travel destinations in Greece.
ease of reach: so-so
best months: year-round
great for: hiking, relaxing, natural beauty
not so great for: nightlife, archaeological sites
budget range: low to medium