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Lipsi island

Lipsi is a group of small islands of the Dodecanese with 698 residents. Lipsos or lipsi, the main island from which comes the name of the group is located between Patmos and Leros and a little east of the imaginary straight line that connects to the north Dodecanese.

Lipsi is a group of small islands including the islands Aspronisia, Kalapodia, Franco, Plavi and other small islands with a total area of 23 square kilometres. The surface of the main island Lipsos is 16 square kilometres. with rolling coast 35 km. Because the island is small is easy to turn anyone with walking. On the island there is a taxi service and municipality buses that can take you around the island.

In Lipsi there are some beautiful sandy beaches, such as Kamares, Katsadia, Liendou,Monodentri, Tourkomnima Chochlakoura and Platis Gialos. In the small natural harbor is the town with small white houses, taverns, cafes and restaurants .

There are ATM on the island and motor bike rentals. Lipsi is connected with ferry with Piraeus and other islands of the Dodecanese. Leros and Patmos are only half hour away with the catamaran Dodekanisos Express and the hydrofoils that run from April - October.

Lipsi formed and continue to be a municipality by the fact that all projects have been on the island come from donations of foreign expatriates in Australia. Roads, electricity, etc.

Lipsi has developed a tourist industry the last decade but the island has kept its original character and it is one of the unspoiled Greek islands ideal for relaxing holidays.