Ionian Islands - sailing, traveling, destination informations
Ionian Islands are a group of seven large and several smaller islands, located on the west coast of Greece in the Ionian Sea. They stretch from the Albanian border to the Peloponnese peninsula. Seven large Ionian Islands are: Corfu, Paxos, Lefkada, Ithaca, Kefalonia, Zakynthos and Kythira. Ionian Islands are mostly hilly and covered with maquis, and are characterized by mild Mediterranean climate. In Preveza, town on the northwestern coast of Greece, are situated airport and large marina Preveza, so upon landing in Preveza, you can rent a boat and sail towards to Ionian islands and enjoy the divine beauty of this area. Thanks to the excellent geographical location and perfect climate conditions, Ionian Islands are ideal for sailing and are one of the most popular nautical areas in Mediterranean.