Skiathos is a small Greek island in the northwest Aegean Sea. The island has a northeastern to southwestern direction and is about 12 km long and 6 km wide on average. The coastline is indented with up to 65 sandy beaches.
Megali Ammos beach is located just 5 minutes from Skiathos town on the road to Koukounaries only 1km from the port and 500m. from Skiathos city center. You can get there either on foot, by car or bus. There you can enjoy the clear waters, you can find great restaurants[...]
The homonymous beach of Koukounaries is called Chryssi Ammos, because of the color of the sparkling sand. It is one of the most beautiful beaches in Greece and in the summer it is flooded by thousands of tourists from all over the world. There are many canteens and entertainment centers.[...]
Castro, the old Castropolis of Skiathos: The Castle is the most important historical site of Skiathos and one of the most beautiful, religious and energetic areas of the island.
Lalaria is one of the nicest and most picturesque beaches of Greece and it is situated on the northeastern tip of the island. The northern winds fall with rage on the steep purely white cliffs, towering impressively over the sea. There winds have been creating for millions of years the[...]
It was founded in 1794 and has a great historical significance for Skiathos, as the first Greek flag was built and blessed with the white cross on a blue background.