Skyros

  • Skyros Island

    Greek Islands, Skyros July 26, 2011 at 9:22 pm 0 comments

    Skyros is the southernmost island of the Sporades, a Greek archipelago in the Aegean Sea. Skyros has a great cultural tradition and exceptional landscape. The island has its own breed of the well-known Skyrian ponies. Many desert islands surround Skyros, the most important being Valaxa, Sarakiniko, Skyropoula and Platia. At […]

     
  • Skyros Island

    Greek Islands, Skyros July 25, 2011 at 7:18 pm 0 comments

    Skyros is the southernmost island of the Sporades, a Greek archipelago in the Aegean Sea. Around the 2nd millennium BC and slightly later, the island was known as The Island of the Magnetes where the Magnetes used to live and later Pelasgia and Dolopia and later Skyros. At 209 km² […]