Leros – An unknown beautiful jewel of the Aegean

Leros (Λέρος) in the Dodecanese (Δωδεκάνησα) is a beautiful island, a true jewel of the Aegean, that remains relatively unknown. Traditional settlements, beautiful beaches, historical monuments, excellent food, and unforgettable landscapes, Leros has something for everyone. Although small, it has a geophysical relief with gentle mountains, deep bays, olive groves, and pine trees that make…

Leros Island, a unique monument of World War II

Leros (Λέρος)  is a wonderful and usually overlooked island in the Dodecanese (Δωδεκάνησα) in Greece. It has a long history that starts in prehistoric times and played an important role during World War II (WWII / WW2 / Second World War). The islands of Dodecanese, apart from Kastellorizo, were occupied by Italy during the Italo-Turkish War of 1912….