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AGIA MARKELLA (Beach) CHIOS
About eight (8) kilometers from Volissos is built, near the sea, the monastery of Agia Markella, protectress of Chios Island. The beach is sandy and pebbled and it's main characteristic is the very cold water and the deep bottom of the sea. At the end of the coast there is a path, which leads to the place where Agia Markella died a martyr. From this point hot water is welled out from the earth.
22 of July is the date that Chian people, we celebrate the name -day of Saint Markella and many people from all over Greece come to the Island just to be in the monastery this saint day to pray and thank the Saint for the good she made to them and their families. Very often, the natives say stories about the miracles that Agia Markella had done when she was a young woman.
This text is cited Febr 2004 from the Chios Prefecture Tourism Committee URL below, which contains images.
LIMNOS (Settlement) CHIOS
Limnos is situated next to Volissos. You can go there following he road that leads to Agia Markella. Limnos is a very beautiful beach, far a way from the noise of town, there is sand and small shiny black pebbles all over the bay. The area is well tourist developed. There are many rooms to let and apartments, taverns and restaurants with local delicacies.
MANAGROS (Settlement) CHIOS
Managros beach is situated not far from Volissos village. It is one of the biggest shores in the Island, with 40.000 square meters in extent. It is consisted of sand and pebbles of any kind graduation. A specific characteristic for the settlements that are situated in this side of the island, is that the sea waters are very cold. In the area of Managros there are situated a scout center and another of camping.
AGIASMATA (Settlement) KERAMOS
LEFKATHIA (Beach) CHIOS
Sandy beach between Limnos and Limnia. The most well known and crowed beach of northwestern Chios.
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