Dodecanese Islands, Greece
The complex of Dodecanese islands is one of the sunniest areas in Greece. Dodecanese islands are located in the south eastern side of Greece between Cyclades and the coasts of Turkey. The specific complex of islands consists of 12 islands and islets with amazing and peaceful beaches, medieval architecture, traditional villages, important archaeological findings and byzantine monuments.
The most popular and largest islands are Rhodes and Kos. These two cosmopolitan destinations host a great number of tourists from every part of the world and can offer you unforgettable holidays. Karpathos, Kalymnos(one of the top rock climbing destinations in the world), Patmos with its mystic and spiritual character and Leros (a popular diving destination) belong also to Dodecanese complex of islands and worth a visit. If you are looking for less known islands then visit Astypalaia, Nisyros, Symi, Kasteloriso , Kassos, Tilos and Halki. Apart from the twelve islands there are some islets such as Pserimmos, Telendos, Arki & Marathi, that may offer you peaceful and quite holidays in secluded beaches.