Volos is a fairly large city and a major port which is located on the Pagasetic Gulf. It is the capital of the area known as Magnesia, which includes the Pelion peninsula

Besides a major industrial port Volos is also a starting point for some island hoppers that want to visit the the Sporades islands Skiathos, Skopelos and Alonissos Read More


Skiathos, which is the nearest to the mainland from the islands of the Sporades, is lush with beautiful beaches. The natural beauty, the stunning and crystal-clear sea, the historic monuments and local architecture, combined with the hospitality of its inhabitants attracts many visitors.

It is inhabited by about 6,500 residents, most involved in tourism and less on agriculture and other services. Access to the island is by sea and by air.  Read More


Skopelos is the greenest island in Greece. Here, where the green of the pines and the thick forests meets the deep blue of the sea and the sky, creating an image of incomparable natural beauty, the visitor will find himself in an idyllic place, a small paradise in the heart of Greece.

Located between Skiathos and Alonissos, Skopelos is a beautiful island that attracts mostly families and romantic couples.

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After Skiathos and Skopelos it is the third member of the Northern Sporades. Alonnisos is also the name of a village on the island, as well as the municipality that encompasses the island and the village.

The village of Alonnisos is located on the southern part of the island. It is locally known as Chora and signposted as The Old Village. The main port of the island is located in the southeast and is called Patitiri.
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