Linaria Picture

Linaria, Skyros Island – Greece.

Skyros is the southernmost island of the Sporades in the Aegean Sea. Linaria is the port of Skyros on the west side of the island. There are two versions on the name of the port. The first is related to the cultivation of linen and processing of linen fabrics in the old days. The second is related to the Nymph Lino (Ληνώ) and maybe this area was a place of worship of the Nymphs in ancient times.

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