Skopelos – general

General In the last half-hour of the boat journey to Skopelos from the mainland, the ferry rounds Cape Gourouni and sails parallel to the eastern shore of the island, past bay after bay of [...]

Skopelos – history and legend

History and legend The discovery of a substantial Bronze Age shaft-grave on the promontory at Stafilos in 1936 provided clear evidence of Cretan colonisation on the island in the late 17th [...]


Skopelos Travel Guide – Best of Skopelos Island: History, beaches, places to visit & more.   …Skopelos has the greatest depth of all the Northern Sporades islands, with its [...]