QUIZ: How well do you know the Greek islands?
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Is Greece your favorite country and are you impatiently waiting for your next frappe and gyros holiday? Do you like to read Old Greek fables and legends, or do you simply have a little bit of geography and do you enjoy interesting facts about the islands under the blue and white flag? For you, but also for all holiday tourists and other curious people, we have prepared a quiz that will test your knowledge of the Greek islands. Do you dare?

Photo: Taťána Kynčlová, Novinky

The Greek islands offer a wide range of shades of blue.

1. How many islands does Greece have?
2. Which Greek island is the largest?
3. What is the official mascot of Mykonos, a popular vacation destination for the rich and famous?
4. Which of the following islands does not belong to the Ionian Islands?
5. According to the poet Homer, the hero of Greek mythology, Odysseus, was the king of which island?
6. On which of the islands is Myrtos Beach, where the movie Captain Corelli’s Mandolin was filmed?

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7. Which island is famous for the production of Mastic, a resin from the lentil bush?
8. On which island is the summer house of Empress Sisi Achillion?

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9. Which archipelago is the remnant of a large volcanic island that was blown apart by an eruption and is said to have more churches than traditional houses?
10. Which of the following beaches cannot be found in Lefkada?

So, have you checked all the answers? If so, evaluate the test.

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