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Samos Island - Eastern Sporades - Greece


Samosís location played a great role in its development. It lies in the Eastern Aegean, very close to the coast of Asia Minor, in the heart of Ionia, almost midway along the sea route that links Greece with Anatolia, the Black Sea, Egypt and the Eastern Mediterranean. The name Samos is most probably of Phoenician origin and, according to Strabo, it means an elevated place on the shore. Over time, however, it had many other names : Anthemis, Dryousa, Doryssa, Kyparissia, Imvrasia, Melamphylos, Parthenia.

Beautiful and green, this island, is filled with wonderful beaches, picturesque villages and harbours.The nature of the island, the climate and the archeological interest have turned this island in a resort which gathers many tourists.

Travel Agencies - Accommodation



By Ship Travel Agency

Aspasia Hotel


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