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Milos Island Greece

Milos Island Greece Milos Island Greece is a volcanic Greek island in the Aegean sea, and belongs to Cyclades group of islands. The land area of Milos  is 160 square kilometers and the population is 4,977 inhabitants. The volcanic activity in ancient years has endowed Milos island with a variety of gorgeous landscapes, offering the visitor a wide range

Amorgos Island Greece

Amorgos Island Greece Amorgos Island Greece is the most eastern island of the Cyclades complex and the nearest island to the Dodecanese island group.  Amorgos has a land area of 126 square kilometres  and  population of 1,973 inhabitants. In the Early Cycladic period, Amorgos was the origin of many famous Cycladic figurines. ‘Dokathismata style’ figurines were

Aegina Island Greece

Aegina Island Greece Aegina Island Greece, is one of the Saronic Islands, located 26 km south of Athens. The name of the island comes from Aegina, the mother of the hero Aeacus, who was born on the island and became its king. The area of  Aegina is 87.41 km2 and its population is 13.056 inhabitants.

Poros Island Greece

Poros Island Greece Poros Island Greece, is a small island-pair in the southern part of the Saronic Gulf, about 58 km south from Athens and separated from Galatas town at Peloponnese by a 200 meters wide sea channel. Its surface area is about 31 square kilometres and it has 3,780 inhabitants. Poros consists of two

Mykonos Island Greece

Mykonos Island Greece Mykonos is a Greek island, in the Aegean sea, lying between Tinos, Syros, Paros and Naxos. Mykonos Island Greece, belongs to Cyclades islands.  Has an area of 85.5 square kilometres  and  10,134 inhabitants. The capital of the island is Chora. Mykonos’s nickname is “The Island of the Winds”.  That is due to

Syros Island Greece

Syros Island Greece Syros  is a Greek island of the Cyclades complex, in the Aegean Sea. It is located 78 nautical miles south-east of Athens and it has 21,507 inhabitants. The capital of Syros island Greece is Ermoupolis.  According to archaeologists, the island was inhabited at least at the Early Bronze Age, by the Cycladic