Nisyros

  • Volcano of Nisiros

    Nisyros, Volcanoes September 20, 2011 at 5:53 pm 0 comments

    Nisyros is the youngest of the large volcanic centers in Greece and is included along with Methana, Milos and Santorini as one of the active volcanoes in Greece. The oldest rock formations are 160,000 years old, while the youngest (prehistoric) are 15,000 years old and cover the entire island. Most […]

     
  • Nisyros Island

    Greek Islands, Nisyros July 25, 2011 at 3:45 pm 1 comment

    Nisyros is a volcanic Greek island and municipality located in the Aegean Sea. It is part of the Dodecanese group of islands, situated between the islands of Kos and Tilos. Its shape is approximately round, with a diameter of about 8 km (5 mi), and an area of 41.6 km2 […]