The Dodecanese are a group of 15 larger plus 150 smaller islands in the southeastern , off the coast of Asia Minor, of which 26 are inhabited.

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is one of the largest and most fertile of the Greek Islands, and is one of the most visited because of its combination of beaches, archaeological sites, and extensive medieval town. Photo: Tango7174, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a popular tourist destination in the islands of the Dodecanese, located in the south-eastern part of the Aegean Sea, near the coast. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a small island in the , one of the northernmost islands of the Dodecanese complex. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the largest settlement and capital city of the island of . Photo: Xlibber, CC BY-SA 2.0.


, also Carpathos, is the second largest of the Greek Dodecanese islands, in the southeastern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

or Castellorizo is one of the of the Dodecanese. Photo: Cyverius, CC BY 3.0.

, also transliterated as Syme or Simi, is a island and municipality. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in the Dodecanese group of the of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a island and municipality in the Dodecanese in the southern . Photo: Cmylonas, Public domain.

, also Casos, is a island municipality in the Dodecanese. Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

is an island in the Dodecanese. It is shaped like a butterfly, with the two wings joined by a narrow strip of land. Photo: Handrian, CC BY-SA 4.0.

also spelled Nisiros is a volcanic island and municipality located in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Tílos is a small island and municipality located in the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Leipsoi is an island south of and to the north of in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Agathonísi is a small Greek island and municipality located at the northernmost point of the Dodecanese in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


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