Beautifully preserved Molyvos (or Mithymna) is one of Lesvos’ most charming settlements, with a Venetian castle, colourful houses, a picturesque harbour, Ottoman baths, a town beach and more to explore
A walking tour of Mytilene in Lesvos
Soak up the atmosphere of Mytilene (the main town and port of Lesvos) … from the Venetian castle and harbour to churches, Ottoman-era buildings and (this being Lesvos) a well-earned glass of ouzo
Make time stand still at the petrified forest of Lesvos
Discover the remnants of an ancient ecosystem that once flourished on Lesvos and now constitutes one of the largest petrified forests in the world.