The Greek Islands call upon many wonderful
memories such as sandy beaches, great
entertainment, historical and cultural places
so much more. Everyone who has ever visited
one of the Greek Islands will be a witness of
its amazing landscapes, nowhere else in the
world you will feel so quite and comfortable
The various Greek Islands are divided in small
groups, all of them are unique, no one of the
islands looks like the other.
You have a big choice what to visit: one of the
Ionian islands with its Venetian features or you
may prefer the classical Greek style of the
Cyclades Islands. The Greek Islands offer
something to everybody's taste, and everyone
will never forget their Greek Islands holidays.
The Saronic Gulf Islands are located very close
to the mainland and are very popular with
travelers to Athens, as they are very easy
accessible from the port of Piraeus. They are
certainly worth visiting, there is a rich choice
The most popular and the largest island of the
Saronic Islands is Aegina (Aigina), and it is
the easiest and fastest one with to reach from
The other Saronic Gulf Greek Islands, such as
Poros, Hydra and Spetses are all rather close to
each other, and the Greece travelers like making
day trips to all of the Saronic Gulf islands
especially those who may not have enough time to
explore the other islands all around Greece.
The visitors traveling to Central or Northern
Greece prefer going to the Sporades Islands. The
Sporades Islands are part of both the
prefectures of Magnesia (in Central Greece) and
the large island of Evia.
The views here on these Greek islands are
exiting and very green. The Sporades Greek
Islands are the perfect destination for people
who prefer quiet and relaxing holidays far away
from the busy and crowd daily life.
The Cyclades Islands are the most famous and
popular of all of the island groups in Greece.
They consist of 39 islands, 24 of them are
inhabited, it is a place where you will find
typical white churches, beautiful sceneries and
deep blue seas.
The famous Greek islands of Mykonos, Santorini,
Naxos and Paros are included in this group.
These islands have many interesting sites and
places of interest, as well as a very great
nightlife and entertainment with many bars,
restaurants, discos and other activities.
The Dodcanese Islands are situated in the far
south-east of the Aegean Sea and they are also
very popular destinations for many visitors. The
large and famous island of Rhodes can be found
here in the Dodecanese, as well as other Greek
Islands such as Kos, Simi and Karpathos.
Some of these islands are very close to the
mainland of Turkey, and you can find ferry boats
that travel to Turkey from these islands, if you
wish to have further explorations during your
The other group of Greek Islands situated to the
far east of the Aegean Sea are the North East
Aegean Islands. The islands of Samos, Hios and
Lesbos can all be found here. These Greek
islands are very popular with visitors thank to
many interesting sites to visit.