The island is in the central Aegean sea opposite the coast of Pelion. It is a beautiful island where nature generously offered its beauties. It is evergreen, with beautiful beaches and other natural attractions. The natural beauties, the stunning and crystal clear sea, historical monuments and the local architecture, combined with the hospitality of its inhabitants, attract many visitors especially in the summer, but also at the other seasons since it is served by a vast network of tourist and other high level infrastructure. The island has an area of approximately 50 square kilometers and the coastline exceeds 45 km. inhabited by 6500 residents, most dealing with tourism and less on agriculture and other services. Access to the island is by many means and from the sea and from the air.