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Sími

(sē`mē) or

Syme

(sē`mē, sī`–), island, 22 sq mi (57 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea, one of the Dodecanese. The main town is Sími, located on the northeast shore. The monastery of Panormetes is on the island.
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And if you want to explore other islands, there are regular ferries from Rhodes Town to Santorini, Symi, Leros, Kalymnos, Patmos, Lipsi, Kos, Karpathos, Kasos, Halki, Nisyros, Tilos and Crete.
The coastal guard service confirmed in a statement the seizure of an arms-carrying freighter from Ukraine off the Greek isle of Symi, but gave no details.
He added that the mayor of Symi had also come to the town and attempted to remove the passenger ban, but was unsuccessful.
Hollywood's famous couple Michael Douglas (67) and Catherine Zeta-Jones (42), who departed from Greek Symi island, arrived in Bodrum town of Turkey's western province of Mugla by a luxury yacht last Sunday.
Yet, they did little to retain the inhabitants of Kalymnos, Symi and Kastellorizo after phohibiting sponge fishing on the Libyan coast and when cultivation of land in Asia Minor, where "many had their fields" was no longer possible.
The ship will offer in-depth cruises to the Hellenic world, visiting some of the major sites such as the royal tombs of Vergina and the monasteries of Meteora, but also some of the smaller, less-visited Greek islands including Lesbos, Chios, Milos, Symi and Delos.
Stops include Symi, Tilos, Amorgos, Santorini, Sifnos and Paros.
GREEK ISLANDS Seafarer Cruises (0870442 2447) offers seven nights' half-board through August from pounds 749, with voyage ex-Rhodes to Kos, Pserimos, Lipsi, Kalymnos, Nissiros, Symi.
As a contest the race was effectively over at that point, as Well Tutored strode majestically clear of Icemaid Symi, eventually crossing the winning line with a little over five lengths to spare.