Volos is an ideal travel destination combining extraordinary natural beauty, long history, great archaeological wealth and a tasteful culinary tradition. The privileged position where Volos is located, between Athens and Thessaloniki, gives to the traveler the opportunity to explore various spots of the Greek civilization in different places. The adjacency of Volos to Pelion Mountain and Pagasetic Gulf allows the city be both a four season travel destination. The mythical background of the city along with the long history of the area gives to the visitor the chance to travel in time with vehicle the mythical ship of Argo, as a Jason in current times. Fellow travellers in your journey around Volos and Pelion you will have unique tastes, such as tsipouro, a well-known local drink. Tsipouro accompanies locals in their gatherings. Around Pelion you will have the chance to experience the hospitality of local people and the original Pelion dishes. A unique local culture waits for you to explore it.