Mediterranean Islands' Tour

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ISLAND. One of the Spanish 'plazas de soberanía'. Near 'Isla de las Nubes'.
ISLAND. Smaller and more southerly island of the 'Illes Pitiüses'. Its name comes from a Latin word meaning 'granary'.
ISLAND. Well-known tourist location for its legendary nightlife. Its Catalan official name is 'Eivissa'.
ISLAND. One of the minor Balearic Islands. Location of the Parc Nacional de l'Arxipèlag.
ISLAND. Largest of the Balearic Islands.
CITY. Famous for 'La Seu', its vast cathedral originally built on a previous mosque, and its 'Bellver Castle', the first circle castle in all European history.
ISLAND. Named for being smaller than the nearby larger island. Known for its collection of megalithic stone monuments: navetes, taules and talaiots.
CITY. One of the deepest natural harbour in the Mediterranean Sea.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of 4 islands located off the coast of France, near Marseille.
ISLAND. Largest one of the 3 'Îles d'Hyères'.
ISLAND. Largest of the Lérins Islands, about half a mile off shore from Cannes.
ISLAND. Located off the coast of Albenga. Protected area, with one of the largest colonies of Herring Gull in the Mediterranean
ARCHIPELAGO. Chain of islands between the Ligurian Sea and Tyrrhenian Sea. Favourite tourist location for its proximity to several major cities.
ISLAND. 3rd largest island in Italy. Location for the first exile of French emperor Napoleon I in 1814.
ISLAND. Small Italian islet. Best known as a fictional setting of a novel by Alexandre Dumas.
ISLAND. Known as the most mountainous island in the Mediterranean. 'Territorial Collectivity' commonly considered as one of the 26 régions of France.
CITY. Located at the base of Cap Corse. Largest city on the island after the capital.
CITY. Birthplace of Napoléon Bonaparte.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of 7 main islands and numerous other small islets in the Straits of Bonifacio.
ISLAND. Autonomous region of Italy. 2nd-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea.
CITY. Known to Romans as 'Turris Libyssonis'. Located on the spacious bay of the Gulf of Asinara.
CITY. Nearby there are the Neptune's Grotto and the Nereo Cave, the biggest and spectacular marine underwater cave in the Mediterranean Sea.
CITY. Locally known as 'Casteddu'. Known for its diverse Art Nouveau architecture and several monuments. One of biggest ports in the Mediterranean sea.
CITY. Very close to the famous Costa Smeralda tourist area. Main connection between the island and the Italian peninsula.
ARCHIPELAGO. Located in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the coast of Gaeta. Collectively named after the largest island in the group.
ISLAND. Known to Romans as Pandataria. Located off the coast of Italy right at the border between Lazio and Campania.
ISLAND. One of the Phlegrean islands off the coast of Naples. Famous for its religious traditions, as the Procession of the Apostles of Holy Thursday.
ISLAND. Volcanic island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, at the northern end of the Gulf of Naples. Main touristic destination.
ISLAND. Main tourist destination near Naples. Location of the noted sea cave called 'Grotta Azzurra' (Blue Grotto).
ARCHIPELAGO. Located in the Tyrrhenian Sea north of Sicily. Named after the demigod of the winds Aeolus.
ISLAND. Containing one of the 3 active volcanoes in Italy. Nicknamed 'the Lighthouse of the Mediterranean', for its constant minor eruptions.
ISLAND. One of the 2 smallest islands of the Aeolian Islands. Known as 'Euonymus' in antiquity.
CITY. Despite its size, it's one of the major tourist attractions in the region. Part of Madonie National Park.
REGIONAL CAPITAL. Renowned for: its gastronomy and restaurants; its Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque churches, palaces and buildings; its nightlife and music; its 'Vucciria' market.
ISLAND. Particularly known for scuba diving. Infamously known for the crash of the Aerolinee Itavia Flight 870 on June 27, 1980.
CITY. One of the leading cities of 'Magna Graecia'. Major tourist centre. Famous for its 'Valle dei Templi' (Valley of the Temples).
CITY. Notable for its rich Greek history, culture, amphitheatres, architecture and as the birthplace of Archimedes.
CITY.Located on the east coast of the island, near Isola Bella. Very popular tourist destination since the 19th century: Ancient theatre, Palazzo Corvaja, etc.
CITY. 2nd-largest city in the region. Located at the foot of Mount Etna.
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CITY. Located on the omonimous Strait, near the northeast corner of Sicily, just opposite Villa San Giovanni on the mainland.
ARCHIPELAGO. Located in the northern part of Dalmatia. Densest archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, with its sea area of about 320 sq km.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of 14 small islands in the Adriatic Sea. Famous for their scenic beauty and their archaeological sites.
ARCHIPELAGO. Small archipelago consisting of several islands stretching northwest of Dubrovnik.
ISLAND. Largest and most populous Adriatic island. Located near Rijeka.
ISLAND. Largest and easternmost of the Zadarian Islands.
ISLAND. Made up of rich alluvial soil. The island becomes a peninsula depending on the size of the Bojana's flow.
ISLAND. Largest island in Albania. Strategically located between the Strait of Otranto and the entrance to the Bay of Vlorë.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of 4 small islands in southern Albania.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of seven main islands (and many smaller ones), known as 'the Heptanese'.
ISLAND. 2nd-largest island of the Ionian Islands. Its Greek name, Kerkyra or Korkyra, is related to two powerful water symbols: Poseidon and Asopos.
ISLAND. Largest of the Ionian Islands in western Greece.
ISLAND. 2nd largest Greek island.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of 24 islands in the Aegean Sea.
ISLAND. Located 4 km (2.5 mi) from the coast of Bodrum. The ancient physician Hippocrates is thought to have been born here.
ISLAND. Located 7 km (5 mi) off the Asia Minor coast. Noted for its strong merchant shipping community, its unique mastic gum and its medieval villages.
ISLAND. 3rd largest Greek island. In the northeastern Aegean Sea.
ISLAND. One of the most cosmopolitan islands in Greece. A top tourist destination. Known for its sandy beaches, its famous windmills, its diverse and intense nightlife.
ISLAND. Largest island in the Cyclades island group in the Aegean.
ISLAND. Largest and most populous of the Greek islands.
CITY. One of the 4 largest city in Greece. For centuries known as 'Candia'.
ISLAND. Southernmost Greek island. Located to the south of its much bigger neighbour.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of 12 larger plus 150 smaller Greek islands in the Aegean Sea.
ISLAND. Largest of the Dodecanese islands. Southwest of Turkey in the eastern Aegean Sea.
COUNTRY CAPITAL. Located on the River Pedieos and situated almost in the centre of the island. The world's last divided capital.
TERRITORY. British Sovereign Base Area near Limassol.
CITY. Well-known for its picturesque seafront which includes rows of palm trees. The island's largest airport is located on the outskirts of the city.
CITY. 2nd-largest city in the island. Built between two ancient cities: Amathus and Kourion. Therefore known as 'Neapolis' (New Town) during Byzantine rule.
TERRITORY. British Sovereign Base Area between Larnaca and Famagusta.
ISLAND. Only inhabited island of Syria.
ISLAND. Largest island of North Africa. Popular tourist destination in the Gulf of Gabes.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of islands in the northeast of the Gulf of Gabès.
ISLAND. 2nd-largest island of Malta. Known as 'Isle of Calypso'.
COUNTRY CAPITAL. The city is a World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 1980 and contains buildings from the 16th century onwards, built during the rule of the Knights Hospitaller.
ISLAND. Largest of the Pelagie Islands. Known for its 'Isola dei Conigli' (Island of Rabbits), egg-laying site for the endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtle.
ISLAND. Italian island just 70 km (43 mi) east of the Tunisian coast. The ancient 'Cossyra'.
ISLAND. Located several kilometers away from Sidi Daoud.
ARCHIPELAGO. A rocky group of islands of volcanic origin. The northernmost point of Africa.
ARCHIPELAGO. Group of three small islets located in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Morocco. One of the Spanish ruled territories known as Plazas de soberanía.

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