Skiathos, Greece Overview
The island has a northeastern to southwestern direction and is about 12 kilometres (7 miles) long and 6 kilometres (4 miles) wide on average. The coastline is indented with inlets, capes and peninsulas. The southeast and southwest parts have gentler slopes and that is where most settlements and facilities are located. The terrain is more rugged on the north coast, with the highest peak at 433 m (1,421 feet) on mount Karafiltzanaka (39.1904°N 23.4685°E).
The main town is Skiathos (pop. 4,988 in 2001) and along with the airport is located to the northeast next to a lagoon. Other settlements are Χanemos (195), Kalyvia (179), Troulos (159), and Koukounaries (126).
The Municipality of Skiathos includes the islets of Tsougria, Tsougriaki, Maragos, Arkos, Troulonisi and Aspronisi. They are scattered a few kilometres off the southeast coastline and are clearly visible from the town and the beaches.The island of Skopelos is visible from Skiathos with the more distant islands of Euboea and Skyros visible under very clear weather conditions.
Detailed Map of Skiathos, Greece
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Papadiamantis was actually born in a previous house on the site but grew up in the present two-storey house which his father built in 1860.
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GREECE.Skiathos Town and Harbour.
This years holiday at Skiathos showing a little of the town and around the harbour.Perfect weather this year ,first two weeks in september.Plenty shops and taverners to sample and several places to find bouzouki players.Very relaxing holiday with some good snorkelling.
Skiathos island Greece
Skiathos island - The native island of the great Greek prose writer Al. Papadiamantis. A wonderful island overflowing with greenery. Boasting beaches with crystal water, golden fine sand and cool shady places beneath the shade of the gigantic pine trees.
Uploaded by Patricija Pečar on 2013-01-30.
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Skiathos - The Beach
The Greek island of Skiathos in Greece is one of the best organized system in tourism. The island has more than 60 beach. Some can look at this video.
Skiathos island, Greece
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walking in Papadiamanti street, Skiathos Town , Skiathos, Greece
Daylight views of Papadiamanti street, Skiathos island, Greece as I walk from the seafront part of the street uphill.This is the busiest road of Skiathos island and is supposed to be pedestrian (as it is the end of the season you may see some motorbikes too)
Banana beach - Skiathos, Greece
An inside view of banana beach in Skiathos, Greece! Amazing beach with beautiful crystal clear waters! Holidays in Skiathos and Banana beach!
SKIATHOS ISLAND GREECE
Skiathos is a small Greek island in the northwest Aegean Sea. Skiathos is the westernmost island in the Northern Sporades group, east of the Pelion peninsula in Magnesia on the mainland, and west of the island of Skopelos.
Skiathos Island, Greece ( Summer 2013 )
Skiathos Island, Greece 2013