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Kálimnos

(kä`lēmnôs), mountainous island (1991 pop. 15,706), 41 sq mi (106 sq km), SE Greece, one of the DodecaneseDodecanese
, Gr. Dhodhekánisos, island group (1991 pop. 163,476), c.1,035 sq mi (2,680 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea, between Asia Minor and Crete, comprising the greater part of the group known as the Southern Sporades.
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, 11 mi (18 km) off the coast of Asia Minor. A sponge-fishing center, it also produces figs, olives, citrus fruits, and almonds. The main town is Kálimnos, on the southeastern shore of the island.
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Seafarer has three more casual cruising itineraries in the Ionian, from Corfu to Paxos, Levkas, Sivota, Kefalonia, Ithaki, Zakynthos and Parga; from Rhodes to Nisyros, Kalymnos, Kos, Halki and Symi; and from Athens to Santorini, Ios, Paros, Mykonos, Syros and Kea.
Being a bit of a city girl at heart, I wasn't sure if I would enjoy a break to Kalymnos - a remote, rocky Dodecanese island, just a boat trip away from the bigger and more popular Kos.
Join the locals for coffee while you await the baker's van in the village of Emborios on Kalymnos. Hire a villa on the beach for pounds 379 per person through Direct Greece on 020-8785 8400.
THE GOVERNOR'S Beach Camping Site is also known as the Kalymnos campsite; handy for us at 45m from Nicosia and 20km from Limassol.
If you make it by late afternoon, the town has an excellent beach and there are regular ferries to Kalymnos, a bustling little island famous for its sponge-fishermen.
In August, there is a 1wk half-board break to the Greek island of Kalymnos for pounds 504.
Kalymnos Camping Site is overrun by the BritisheI[logical not]Paphos District and Kyrenia also, not to mention Little Russia in Limassol.
The IBM executive, of Hayling Island, Hants, was on the 43ft Kalymnos with his wife, four children aged eight to 16 and mother-in-law Stevie Pitman.
KALYMNOS Camping Site is a stone's throw from Governor's Beach and a microcosm of villages like Peyia or Pissouri: an essentially Cypriot community living happily alongside mostly British expats at a ratio of around 4:1.