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Top Reasons To Go

  1. Sun-and-Fun Skiathos Thousands of international sunseekers head here to enjoy famous beaches and show off their tans in the buzzing nightclubs.
  2. Skyros's Style Set against a dramatic rock, the main town of Skyros is a showstopper of Cycladic houses colorfully set with folk wood carvings and embroideries.
  3. Sylvan Skopelos Tucked into verdant forests are 40 picturesque monasteries, while Skopelos Town is almost sinfully picturesque.
  4. Golden Sands The beaches are best on Skiathos, the star location being Koukounaries, whose luscious sands are famous throughout Greece.
  5. "Forever England" The grave of Edwardian poet Rupert Brooke draws pilgrims to Vouno on Skyros.

When To Go

When to Go

Winter is least desirable, as the weather turns cold and rainy; most hotels, rooms, and restaurants are closed, and ferry service is minimal...

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