Zante, also known as Zakinthos, is one of the largest Ionian islands and just 8.5 miles from the island of kefalonia. An island rich in history dating back to 1500 BC, from the Achaeans through to Roman times and more recently the Venetians. A beautiful green island with many attractions it is even possible to catch a glimpse of Loggerhead Turtles gathering to lay their eggs on the southern shores. The landscape is one of green slopes, olive groves and craggy coasts interspersed with beautiful white beaches. Once described by the Venetians as the ‘Flower of the East’ this charming island has all the ingredients for a great holiday.
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