Aegina, a rather large island in the Saronic Gulf, lies a mere 17.5 nautical miles away from Piraeus, the main port of Greece, rendering it the main weekend destination for many Athenians. As a result, Aegina is a vibrant island all year round, teeming with people in its narrow alleys.


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For other uses, see Aegina (disambiguation). Aegina (/iːˈdʒaɪnə/; Greek: Αίγινα, Aígina [ˈeʝina]) is one of the Saronic Islands of Greece in the Saronic

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Samothraki, an island of the north Aegean, is located in the southwestern part of the province of East Macedonia and Thrace. The name of the island means Thracian Samos. Samothraki is 178km² in size and is inhabited by approximately 3,000 people.

The island is mostly mountainous and remains...

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Samothrace (also Samothraki) (Greek: Σαμοθράκη, [samoˈθraci]) is a Greek island in the northern Aegean Sea. It is a municipality within the Evros regional

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Patras is the largest city and capital of the prefecture of Achaia with 153,400 inhabitants. The city is a major centre of transportation, linking Peloponnese to the Ionian islands and Italy.

It was formed by the union of three agrarian settlements in Mycenaean years and took its name after...

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(disambiguation). Achaea (/əˈkiːə/) or Achaia (/əˈkaɪə/), sometimes transliterated from Greek as Akhaïa (Greek: Αχαΐα Achaïa, [axaˈia]), is one of the regional

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Santorini, also called Thira, is a circular group of volcanic islands in the Aegean Sea. It is the southernmost member of the Cyclades cluster. With an area of about 73km² it is inhabited by approximately 13,000 people.

The island of Santorini, as we know it today, was formed 3,500 years ago...

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For other uses, see Santorini (disambiguation). "Thera" redirects here. For other uses, see Thera (disambiguation). Santorini (Greek: Σαντορίνη, pronounced

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A small island in the southern Cyclades, Sikinos is located between the islands of Ios and Folegandros. There are many smaller islands surrounding Sikinos, such as Avolada, Agios Georgios and Karavos. The beauty of the island is unique and the inhabitants have managed to keep intact the...

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Sikinos (Greek: Σίκινος) is a Greek island and municipality in the Cyclades. It is located midway between the islands of Ios and Folegandros. Sikinos

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