Mljet What it's known for

Ferry to Mljet after a flight to Dubrovnik (DBV), Croatia, on Lufthansa. jadrolinija.hr; lufthansa.com

Stay on Mljet in the Pomena harbor in the heart of the Mljet National Park at Hotel Odisej. hotelodisej.hr

See Odysseus' Cave, the mythical spot where the famed traveler is said to have been imprisoned by Calypso for seven years. To see one possible route of Odysseus' legendary journey, click here.

Visit Babino Polje, the quaint village near Odysseus' Cave and home to ISLANDS' guide for this Mljet exploration.

Relax on Saplunara, on the eastern tip of the island, to enjoy Mljet's only sand beaches.

Explore the Croatian island of Korcula.