Kos or Cos island is the place you are looking for, a breathtakingly beautiful island, the home of Hippocrates, where the rich history, the numerous monuments, the sandy beaches and the natural beauties will enchant you.
Kos island has been inhabited since prehistoric chronous. Kos town’s first inhabitants facility is estimated at about 2300-2000 BC existing then a steady expansion and accepting the effects of both the Minoan and mainly as the Mycenaean civilization left behind important kataloipa.The island of Kos showed a steady growth thanks to rich soils, commerce and shipping flourished and letters, the arts, the sciences and especially medicine. At that time he was born in Kos, the father of medicine Hippocrates (460-377 BC). In 332 BC and after a brief Persian occupation Kos released by the Great Alexandro. Finally at 1523 after unsuccessful attempts preceding Kos was occupied by Tourkous. At the end of Second World War followed the two year period 1945-1947 British occupation until the Integrating Dodecanese to Greece in 1948.
Kos island is not only sea, sun and fun. The visitor is worth spending some of his time to visit and admire important sights of the island. You can not come to the island and not go to Asklipio, or not to admire the unique sunsets.
The food and entertainment is one of the major advantages of the island. Hundreds of restaurants, taverns with great diversity in origin of the cuisine, entertainment for all tastes compose an infrastructure that stood with great care.
Enjoy this one hour cruise to the Dodecanese island of Nisyros and enter the crater of the volcano where you can feel lava rumbling beneath your feet. A ...MORE DETAILS