The Greek islands of Ithaca and Kefalonia have literary associations going as far back as Homer. Victor Sebestyen discovers the legacy and beauty behind a Greek odyssey.
Melissani Cave, on Kefalonia Island in Greece, features a sky-blue lake within the cave. The lake is shallow and clear, and is covered with stones at the bottom. The cave was rediscovered in (In Greek mythology, Melissani was the cave of the nymphs.