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Day 17  May 01, 2013 Wednesday Sail to  Chalki /Boat Greece

Sail to Chalki Island - Greece 33 sea  miles takes about 5 hours. Khalki ( Chalki ), is a small mountainous island, of about 400 inhabitants.. Its name most probably reflects the copper (chalkos in greek) once mined there. It has ony one settlement. Emborio or Nimborio,a little harbour town consisting of 2 and 3-story Venetian style renovated mansions, overshadowed by a Byzantine bell tower and a dramatic backdrop of rugged mountains guarded by 3 ruined windmills  Please click here for more info on Khalki Island

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