This fully revised and updated Berlitz Pocket Guide is packed with all the information you need to enjoy the islands of Zakynthos and Kefalonia, in a genuinely pocketable format. Places to go and unmissable attractions are explored within easy-to-use, colour-coded sections, so you can locate the information you need at a glance. The islands' top attractions are identified to help you plan your trip priorities and ensure you see the very best villages, caves and beaches. From Zakynthos Town, the hill villages and West coast, to Enos National Park and the Melissani cave lake in Kefalonia, all places are covered in depth alongside full-colour photographs that provide a highly visual introduction to these beautiful islands.
Full colour fold-out maps are also included to provide instant orientation wherever you are. A concise history chapter and the handy cultural tips throughout combine to give you a deeper understanding of the islands' heritage, from Odysseus to Captain Corelli. There are also plenty of ideas for how to spend your leisure time, from scuba diving with turtles to experiencing a traditional 'Greek Night' and activities for children too. The 'Eating Out' chapter recommends local specialities and includes a useful menu reader to help place your orders. The comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section provides an A-Z summary of all the expert practical advice you will need, including reliable recommendations of hotels and restaurants to suit all budgets, information on climate, health, transport, currency, language and much more. Small in size but big on content, this guide will help you truly get to the heart of these islands and all they have to offer.