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Reasons visit amorgos mandaley

Summertime is still in Amorgos because September is a hot and sunny month. The online French magazine Mandaley gives us three reasons to visit the island of big blue in an article called: Amorgos: “3 raisons of choisir cette île grecque cet été”.

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First of all, Amorgos has become a tourism destination in the ’90s due to the well-known film “The Big Blue”. The island is an ideal holiday destination because it does not have a large number of tourists compared to other cosmopolitan islands of the Cyclades, and as a result, it combines carefree and quiet holidays!

Κάντε κλικ στην ελληνική σημαία στο επάνω αριστερό μέρος του μενού μας και διαβάστε την ανάρτηση στα ελληνικά. 

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Furthermore, it is an authentic Cycladic island, with local residents that their smiles are anything but welcoming! They write about the picturesque village of Chora Amorgos with its numerous churches, the smaller chapel of Greece, as well as its Castle! It is surrounded by mountains, while it has a lot of taverns and also is very close to the  Monastery of Hozoviotissa, where the monks will treat you with a liqueur i.e. Amorgian psimeni raki.

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Last but not least, Amorgos island offers a range of activities such as scuba diving and hiking, while there are beaches like those of Aegiali, Mouros, Ammoudi, and Agia Anna that are ideal for sunbathing and swimming.

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Summer is still here and if you want to enjoy a few days full of relaxation, sun, sea, and activities, Amorgos is exactly what you are looking for, this September!

So… what are you waiting for?  Get the most out of it, visit our travel guide here and visit the island of Big Blue!

Remember that there will be “The Authentic Bigblue International Diving Tournament” that will be starting in a few days! All of the island visitors will dive into the endless blue and emerge into the authentic way of life, the special taste, the smell, and the Cycladic tradition. Parallel events will take place during the Tournament like the gastronomic week from September 16th to 23rd!

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We thank Mrs. D. Eleftheriou for her help of translating the original post in the Greek language.
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