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Hydra

Hydra, GreeceHydra, in the Saronic Gulf is one of the closest islands to Athens and is perhaps the most beautiful harbor in the Greek Islands. It was home to Leonard Cohen and its waterfront cafes have hosted celebrities from all over the world including Henry Miller who sang its praises in The Colossus of Marousi. Famous for its nightlife, fine restaurants, BnB style hotels, villas, gold shops and traditional architecture, Hydra is a favorite weekend destination for Athenians because it takes little over an hour to get there from Pireaus on high-speed ferry. And what makes it even more special is that there are no cars on the island.

Hydra harbor
Introduction

Hydra water taxi
Transportation

Hydra cafe
Food and Nightlife

Hydra hotel
Hotels in Hydra

Saronic cruise
Saronic Cruises

Hydra Villa
Homes and Villas

Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen

Hiking in Hydra
Hiking in Hydra

Historical Hydra
History of Hydra

Around Hydra

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Poros

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The Peloponessos

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Nafplio

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Aegina

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Spetses

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