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Patmos is a small greek island belonging to the Dodecanese island group. It is located in the Aegean Sea. The landscape on the island is characterized by the jagged coastline and rocky cliffs.
Patmos is well known as a holy island, because it was the place where St John wrote the Book of Revelation. To schedule your trip on Patmos a worth visiting is the Holy Monastery of the Apocalypse, built in 1088, it is a cultural and religious centre. Every year around the Monastery, inhabitants celebrate Holy Week and Easter.
The main city and the port of the island is Skála, with an amazing local architecture. Here you can find many restaurants, typical taverns and traditional bakery.
For those wanting to relax and enjoy the sea, the island shape and offers a wild selection of beaches. The most cosmopolitan beach is Kámpos, well known for sports facilities, as windsurf and sail.