The Fairy Greek Islands Skiathos And Skopelos
Are you ready for an exciting walk through the non-terrestrial beauties with which fascinating Greece is filled? Then, welcome aboard a cruise ship that will take you to the most impressive places on the fabulous islands of Skiathos and Skopelos ...
The Splendor of the Northern Sporades
The Sporades Islands can boast one of the most popular archipelagos on the Greece territory. Skiathos, Skopelos, Peristera, and Skiros are fascinating with their unspoiled beauty, a huge number of tourists, flocking to the blue-green waters of the Aegean Sea to experience their dazzling scenery.
Local people like to call the Northern Sporades archipelago to distinguish it from the scattered islands in the south, which can be seen as both the Dodecanese and the simple title of Southern Sporades. Wonder why? Because the word from Greek can literally be translated as "scattered".
Skiathos: The Island of Treasures
If you want to enjoy an abundance of cozy beaches, a variety of olive trees and majestic, coniferous forests, then the next destination to go with is the incredible Skiathos. Situated halfway between Salonica and the Greek capital, Skiathos can delight you with its landless, magnificent image!
To get to the island, you can take a ferry from the port of Volos and only thirty kilometers later, to the blessed beaches of the area. If you've arrived at the place, it's not just the relaxation that the coastline will offer you, you can spend some of your time on the island to see the many attractions that await you there.
From the house of the famous writer Papadiamandis to the windmill and the Virgin Mary Monastery - you can be sure that Skiathos has many stories to tell you!
The Skopelos Natural Masterpiece
If the name of our next choice from the Sporades series sounds familiar, then you probably associate Skopelos with the popular Hollywood production "Mamma Mia". Its bright appearance, contrasting with the greenery, flowing from the olive branches, make the place suitable for both production and tourist attraction.
Small, intertwining streets, authentic Greek houses and many historic buildings - all this and many more impressive aspects, help to make Skopelos a dazzling look. Whether you choose to have your morning coffee in one of the small, local cafes or try the seafood specialties in the seaside restaurants - you can be sure that you will be enchanted by the place!
The Agios Ioannis Chapel, the local fortress and the church of Agios Ioannis are just some of the landmarks that are included in the list of required visits during your vacation days on the coast of Skopelos.