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Spread in between the coast of mainland Greece and the pointer of Northern Africa, the Greek Islands have actually been popular vacation locations for a wide variety of holidaymakers. The Greek Islands are dotted throughout the Aegean Sea, generally off the south east of mainland Greece. They are available in numerous shapes, sizes and geographical ranges and individuals that visit them are as differed as the islands themselves. Whilst you can move in between the islands, the majority of people opt to remain on simply one throughout of their vacation. The islands are typically divided into 7 groups: Cyclades, Aegean, Dodecanese, Sporades, Ionian, Argosaronic Gulf and Crete which, as a single island, is the biggest in the group. Read this post too.

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