O ver one thousand seven hundred years ago, the Roman Emperor Diocletian picked a peninsula along the Adriatic coast for his sumptuous retirement complex to be built. And, quite fr

C lose your eyes and think of Tuscany: the atmospheric hilltop hamlets, the sorbet-hued mansions and sombre stone forts, the sunkissed slopes laced with vines and the silvered orch

W elcome to Šibenik, the Adriatic city you’ve probably never heard of, which combines the charms of newly-cool Zadar with the more classic allure of Dubrovnik and Split, minus t

A charmed islet of dense pine forests and turquoise bays, mansions and monuments, Spetses has long been a destination of choice for wealthy Greeks, be they Athenians jetting down f

C harming chiefly due to its elegant, 17th century Venetian and neoclassical-style architecture, bougainvillea-framed, labyrinthine lanes and scenic seafront position, Nafplio is a