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Map Of Cyclades

Infinitely picturesque. Wondrous embrasses of sea and land, magnificent countrysides, enchanties cities, villages full of tradition, memories from time immemorial and a modern life closely linked to our cultural heritage - this is what this islands of the North Eastern Aegean have to offer.

Samothrace
According to Homer, Poseidon used to watch the battles of the Trojan War from here.

Limnos
Hephaestus' workshop; Hephaestus sons according to Homer the people who lived her e mainly as blacksmiths.

Lesvos
Homeland of the poetess Sappho, Arion the Guitar-singer and Terpandros the musician.

Chios
Synonymous to mastic-trees. Chian Earth, the famous ceramic material. Where Homer used to teach.

Psara
Synonymous to History.

Samos
Where the goddess Hera (Juno) was born. Homeland of the philosophers Pythagoras and Epicure and the mathematician Aristarchos.

Icaria
Originally called Dolichi, but the name was changed for Icarus, Daidalus son, fall into the waters of the island while he was flying and trying to reach the Sun.

Agios Efstratios, Oinouses, the smaller ones…

  • islands not chosen by chance by Gods and philosophers.
  • islands that will mark your memories and that will widen your horizons.

Limnos
Lesvos
Chios
Samothrace
Ikaria
Samos