Greek Islands - Northeastern Aegean Islands (PDF Chapter)


This is the Northeastern Aegean Islands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Greek Islands guidebook.

With jagged landscapes and pristine beaches, influences from Asia Minor abound on the islands, in old-fashioned island cuisines, traditional village culture and dramatic celebrations. Lesvos, Chios and Samos offer easy connections to Turkey’s coastal resorts and historically Hellenic sites.

  • challenge your brain cells at Ikaria’s annual international chess tournament
  • maps
  • enjoy sunset and the Aegean’s best lobster on the Fourni Islands
  • transport
  • wade through the river to wooded waterfalls near Potami Beach
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Ikaria, the Fourni Islands, Agios Kirykos & Around, Evdilos & Around, Samos & Around, Vathy (Samos), Pythagorio & Around, Chios & Around, Chios Town, Inousses, Psara, Lesvos (Mytilini) & Around, Mytilini Town, Limnos & Around, Myrina, Agios Efstratios, Samothraki & Around, Kamariotissa, Hora (Samothraki), Sanctuary of the Great Gods, Loutra (Therma), Fonias River, Thasos and Thasos (Limenas).

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