Being referred to as " The Diamond of the Aegean Sea " Skiathos is part of the Sporades cluster of islands. its unique combination of green hills and slopes with crystal-clear beaches makes this island an ideal destination for the most discerning traveller. The sun-drenched beaches with the green reflections in the water are of international renown. Some of these beaches are Koukounaries, Lalaria , Banana and Megali Ammos.
The airport of Skiathos connects the island with Athens with daily flights and many European countries through many international flights.