Ioannina, the capital and the biggest city of Epirus in northwestern Greece, captivates a traveller pronto with its beautiful surroundings. The stunning Lake Pamvotida and the picturesque island make Ioannina what it is – a land of water. But, that's not all. Ioannina is also a charismatic cultural and historical destination with the presence of unique ancient sites, such as the Ottoman mosque of Veli Pasha, the House Matei Hussein, the Stoa Louli arcade and the castle of Ioannina. Also, don't miss attractions like old stone watermills, Perama caves and the hall of the Cross. The top restaurants of Ioannina are Seirios, Es Aei, Stoa Louli and Mystagogia, where you can relish the traditional local dishes, such as beef keftedhes, stuffed mushrooms and grilled pork sausages. Ioannina has a variety of accommodation options that offer a lot of character and comfort - Akti, Politia, Kentrikon and Archontariki Boutique Hotel.