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Sporades are a group of islands not far from the east coast of Magnesia and Evia in the Aegean coasts of the Greek mainland. Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos are some of the most green islands of the Aegean with famous beaches especially in Skiathos and Alonissos, Skyros is mostly mountainous and some other islands most of which are uninhabited. Skyros belongs to the prefecture of Eub or Evia, while the rest from the prefecture of Magnesia.
Cyclades is an island group in the Aegean, it is located between the island of Andros to the North and the island of Santorini to the south.
The Cyclades are divided to the Western and the Eastern Cyclades, which are the homonymous prefecture of the Cyclades. The total population of the Prefecture is 113,000 and its main HQ are in Syros.
Their name Cyclades that derives from the word Cycle was given by the ancient times because of their circular arrangement around the sacred island of Delos.
The Argosaronic islands are very close to the coasts of Attica and Peloponnese. Salamis is the closest one in fact 10 minutes journey by small ferry from Perama Piraeus. Aegina located south of Salamina is a 45 minutes journey from the port of Piraeus, it is a wonderful island and a beloved daytrip destination for the Athenians. It is famous for its pistachios and clay vases. South of Aegina lies the picturesque island of Poros with lush green vegetation and wonderful houses. Hydra, more south west, once the queen of the Cosmopolitan islands of Greece, was the home of many captains and ship owners, protagonists of the Greek revoloution of 1821. Further west in the gulf of Argos is located the beautiful island of Spetses with picturesque houses and home of the Greek revoloution heroine Laskarina Bouboulina, her house is one of most popular attractions of the island.
The Dodecanese is an group of islands in the southeastern part of the Aegean Sea. The prefecture of Dodecanese is actually made up of more islands, islets and rocky islets than its name implies. Most of the Dodecanese islands are located very near the Turkish coast.
Dodecanese consists of the islands: Agathonisi, Astypalaia, Kalymnos, Karpathos, Kasos, Kastelorizo, Kos, Leros, Lipsi, Nisyros, Patmos, Rhodes, Symi, Tilos, Halki and other smaller ones like Pserimos, Arki, Pharmakos, Levitha.