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Greek Island Vacations

GreekIslandVacationsVisiting the islands of the Cyclades is an experience you’ll never forget. No matter what you’re looking for in a vacation, you’ll find it in one of these amazing islands!

Touring the Dodecanese Islands of Greece

In the southeasternmost parts of the Greek islands, the Dodecanese islands offer much in the way of tourism. From fancy restaurants to luxurious resorts, tourists find plenty to do at some of these islands. There are also some great beaches. A few of the Dodecanese islands are near Turkey; only a day-trip away!

Read below to learn about the different Dodecanese islands and what to expect during your visit:

Astypalia

Astypalia is actually two islands that are connected by an isthmus, with most of its visitors being Greeks. It resembles islands from the Cyclades more than it does the other Dodecanese islands because of its geometric houses, villages and a Venetian castle. There are some lovely beach coves. The island makes a great getaway if it’s peace and quiet you want.