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  • Syros (Cyclades) | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    of Cyclades Syros is an island situated at the center of the Cyclades complex its extent is 84 square kilometers and the coastline some 90 kilometers It is the most populated island of Cyclades and the capital Hermoupolis is the biggest town of the island the seat of the Prefecture of Cyclades and the administrative commercial and transport center Syros is a very original island and not a typical island of Cyclades It is very scenic noble and stylish features that still preserves today It has lovely beaches with nice sea and good tourist facilities but the economic life is not based exclusively on tourism as it happens in most of the islands of Cyclades The history of the island is long going back to the early days of Cycladic Civilization at the beginning of the 3rd millennium b C Today Syros is a popular holiday destination due to its geographical position and wild beauty its history and unique atmosphere its sights and festivals cultural events and of course its nightlife The main town Ermoupoli is absolutely gorgeous At one time it was a huge commercial and shipping center so the whole town is full of beautiful 19th century architecture

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  • Tinos (Cyclades) | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    and simplicity along with modern strokes Welcome to Tinos of the nature of the simplicity of the life of the gentle curve of its hills of its enduring villages and friendly villagers of miraculous icons of its wealth of natural beauty of its shadows and light of its artistic wealth of painters sculptors and their works of its dovecotes and doves monuments to history one and all If you re looking for mass tourism and crowded beaches then this destination is not for you Tinos is an island for those who appreciate the old ways and lifestyle of the islanders the authentic picturesque villages that one hopes to find on a Greek island and the simple Greek cuisine that Greece itself is famous for Here on Tinos it s back to basics Tinos is a traditional Cycladic island that manages to preserve the traditional with the modern The beautiful beaches fascinating thin golden sand smooth and wide rocks and crystal clear water They include Kionia Porto Santa Margarita Livada Kolimbithra Isternia The fantastic cafeterias on the harbour Wonderful local gastronomic delights include Louzes from smoked pork stuffed vine leaves seafood homemade lasagne sun dried tomatoes froutalia omelette Sweet cheese pies crushed almond and marzipan confectionary called amygdalota Greek delight meringue pastelli in lemon leaves dried figs and thyme honey Romantic walks along the harbour Clubbing at the local bars that are found in the characteristic Cycladic side streets The nightlife is rich and varied with discos nightclubs and bars offering various kinds of music and a pleasant atmosphere All this will make your holiday unforgettable and will fill you with a sweet nostalgia when its time to leave until your next visit The Church of the Virgin Mary overlooking from the highest point of Town giving a scene of tranquility

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  • Yachting in Greece - Cyclades | Yacht Charters Greece
    us Yachts for Charter Our Services Yacht Prices Sailing in Greece On line Payments Contact us Yachting destinations Cyclades Sailing in Greece Sailing Areas Argo Saronic gulf Cyclades Dodecanesse Ionian Sporades Weather Weather Forecast Weather Patterns Meltemi Winds Marinas and Ports Cyclades whitewashed villages and sandy beaches The most famous island group in the Aegean Sea comprises some of the most beautiful islands in the world Gorgeous sandy beaches architecture in white and blue traditional lifestyle folk music warm hospitable people and barren landscapes with isolated chapels turn a trip to the Cyclades into a lifetime experience The name Cyclades refers to the islands forming a circle the name in English means circular islands around the sacred island of Delos Amorgos Andros Folegandros Ios Kea Kythnos Milos Mykonos Naxos Paros Santorini Serifos Sifnos Syros Tinos According to the Greek mythology Poseidon God of the sea furious at the Cyclades nymphs turned them into islands Millions of Greek and foreign visitors come to the Cyclades every year to enjoy the dazzling light and the crystal blue waters in the quest of the paradise on earth The islands in Cyclades are Kea Kythnos Serifos Sifnos Kimolos Milos Poliegos Andros Tinos Mykonos Syros

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  • Agathonissi (Dodecanesse) | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    Greece Sailing Areas Argo Saronic gulf Cyclades Dodecanesse Ionian Sporades Weather Weather Forecast Weather Patterns Meltemi Winds Marinas and Ports Agathonissi a dot in the map yet a small unspoilt paradise A dot in the Aegean Sea on the borders of the Prefecture of Dodecanese and Samos Agathonisi meaning kind island is a small unspoilt paradise that takes its name from the kindness of its inhabitants It is the northernmost of the Dodecanese islands very near to the island of Samos The island with a total surface of 14 4 square km full of sheltered bays and small rocky islets is the ideal place for a relaxing and tranquil holiday for those who love diving in crystal waters and coming into contact with simple pleasant folk It combines untouched island nature with the traditional way of life and authentic Greek hospitality It is a paradise of undisturbed ecological balance with ancient religious and cultural traditions the smell of wild herbs and freshly baked bread and the sound of the lapping waves and flapping seagull wings The waters of Agathonisi have abundant fish and the hospitable fishermen await the amateur fishermen to teach them their secrets Discover Agathonisi in the summer and you will be surprised at all the things it has to offer Agathonisi is included in the Natura 2000 protected sites as an invaluable refuge for rare birds Audouin s gull and others There are three communities in Agathonisi Mikro Chorio Megalo Chorio and Agios Georgios Megalo Chorio is the largest and oldest community on the island invisible from the sea a throwback to pirate invasion times Its main architectural feature are the stone walls that surround houses with their large entranceways to the community Megalo Chorio has 120 inhabitants whereas the other two communities Mikro Chorio and Agios

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  • Arkoi (Arki) - Dodecanesse | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    so special because it has long and intricate history and it is also situated in an interesting place It is on border of Greece and Turkey only 30km from that state in straight line Splendid view from the island stretches on different islets surrounding it as well as already mentioned Turkey Island of Arki is one of very few islands where 3 4 of the landscape is still uninhabited and untouched by people Splendid views form of terrain as well as very longed for by every tourist peace and quiet makes it an attractive place for holidays Apart from holidays there are only 50 people on the island who live from fishing as well as farming and breading animals mainly goats On the island except from peace and quiet one can also reach many splendid places as well as beaches Tiganakia is the most beautiful beach famous for its blue crystal water where you can get while walking along beach on the path that takes you straight to the sea The beach is surrendered by rocks which makes it possible to sunbathe as well as swim even if there is a strong wind Different equally beautiful beaches are Limnari Padelia

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  • Astypalea (Dodecanesse) | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    which combines history sea wild beauty attractions entertainment and deep blue It s the bridge between the Dodecanese and Cyclades islands and has the shape of a butterfly Located between Anafi Kos and Amorgos it is the westernmost island in the Dodecanese Astypalea is full of hidden coves and many beaches to satisfy even the most demanding visitor Some are sandy with small pebbles but they all have crystal clear blue waters where nobody can resist the temptation of a delightful swim or just a relax looking at the beautiful summer colors of the sea Two of the most beautiful beaches of the island can be reached by boat or by local caiques which set off from Pera Yalos and Maltezana These beaches are Kaminakia where there is a tavern which serves boiled goat stew an island speciality and Vatses where there is a cave with stalactites and stalagmites The town which is usually made up of mainly summer holiday visitors embraces the bay with its long dock where fishing boats come round and includes the orchards and vineyards of ascends through the steep mountains of this side of the island offering a panoramic view of Vai bay and ends

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  • Kalymnos (Dodecanesse) | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    is the sponges The island has been known for these for about 500 years now and is a must when it comes to buying souvenirs Every spring the fishermen leave the island after festivities and after five months they return which again is a reason for great celebrations The sponges today are taken from the coast of North Africa The island itself is a popular holiday resort and even though island with mostly pebble beaches people often choose to return summer after summer There are lots of things to do you have many facilities and the settings are beautiful in a dramatic mountainous way People here live off fishing and selling sponges tourism and some farming fruits olives and vegetables are grown in the valleys There are also beekeepers here and Kalymnos honey is known in all of Greece The people of Kalymnos have a different and strong dialect from the other inhabitants of the Dodecanese some they say that it is due to their Doric roots There are watersports on the island and the snorkelling is a must for fans You should definitely go to Telendos and Pserimos as well It is a small island sometimes called the Sleeping Princess and was part of Kalymnos until a volcano eruption separated the two islands in AD 535 There are many taverns and cafes on the island Mirmizeli and Mytzithra are local specialties worth a try In the bakeries of Kalymnos you will find many sweets like Baklavas and Galaktoboureko Try the local rasks Paximadia Fresh fish you will find in all taverns and restaurants Try the grilled octopus and variouw sea fruits like urchines pinnes large oysters achivades oysters and fouskes that have been caught by local divers All those tasty delicacies of the sea are the best meze for

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  • Karpathos (Dodecanesse) | Sailing in Greece - Yacht Charters Greece
    gulf Cyclades Dodecanesse Ionian Sporades Weather Weather Forecast Weather Patterns Meltemi Winds Marinas and Ports Karpathos an Island that is rich in culture and traditions Karpathos is an Island that is rich in culture and traditions Part of Dodecanesse cluster of islands in the southeast Aegean Sea is located halfway between its more famous neighbors the islands of Rhodes and Crete Karpathos has beauty and hospitality that is unmatched anywhere else in Greece The villages of Karpathos form two circles which make the tour of the island Beginning from Pigadia you can follow the way up to Aperi pass from Volada continue to Othos following the mountainside of the highest mountain of the island Lastos Then passing from Pyles the street starts to descend and leads to the west side of the island and towards the west coast side Following the road and passing through Foiniki anglers village we enter the village of Arkasa and head to Menetes high up the mountain This is the last stop before we return to Pigadia and complete the small circle A thousand years after the Minoans around 1000 A D the Dorians came here and founded the largest of the four ancient cities of the island in the place where Pigadia is situated today and was called Potidaio or Poseidio Pigadia the word means wells in Greek Language took its name from the many wells which existed there and is a newer town with 1700 inhabitants The period between the First and the Second World War were built two impressive buildings the building of the Province of Karpathos and Kasos near the centre of the town and the building which accommodates the Port and the Customs Office at the port remind people of the Italian Occupation in the Dodekanese It is worth visiting

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