Discover AMORGOS : hiking, culture, beach, food
Amorgos (Greek: Αμοργός)…
…is the easternmost island of the Greek Cyclades island group, and the nearest island to the neighboring Dodecanese island group.
Along with several neighboring islets, the largest of which is Nikouria Island, it comprises the municipality of Amorgos, which has a land area of 126.346 square kilometres (48.782 square miles), and a population of 1,973 (2011 census).
Kevin Raub in New York Post
… The easternmost island of the Greek Cyclades is a stunner, with whitewashed houses, trestled alleyways and fiery rust sunsets. Couple that with the fact that it’s criminally under-visited and you’ve got Greek Eden … There’s also food for thought: Amorgos’ thin passageways, draped in bougainvillea, are peppered with authentic tavernas serving simple Greek cuisine, usually owned and operated by a one-man host/server/chef band. Then there’s the local firewater: Psimeni Raki … What more do you want? Kevin Raub in New York Post, July 27, 2010