Skiathos, one of the most scenic and verdant Greek islands, owes its evergreen look to the trees scattered all over the place.Skiathos is like a piece of jewelry of the Aegean Sea!
The island is famous for its lively nightlife which makes it one of the top destinations for young people.
Whether you are on holiday with your family and you would like a tranquil atmosphere or with your friends and seeking for adventures, Skiathos is the right place for you! Needless to say that it is the heaven on Earth for the adventurers due to its mountainous terrain and the wild beaches.
The island has a long history starting from the pre-historic era and continuing to the Classical, Byzantine and Venetian period. The majority of the monuments of the island are Byzantine churches and monasteries. Among the most popular sights are the Bourtzi Fortress and the Medieval Castle of the Old Town.
For those of you who like cultural events, there are plenty of festivals in the summer. If you want to have a taste of Skiathos cuisine in particular, you should try some of the local products produced with the finest ingredients, such as local sweet preserves, honey and olives from the olive trees of the island, as well as the freshly caught fish.
All in all, this small island with the natural beauty, the vivid nightlife and the hospitable and friendly people can turn your holidays into a memorable experience.