Paxoí

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Paxoí

(päksē`) or

Paxos

(păk`səs), island (1991 pop. 2,175), c.7 sq mi (18 sq km), NW Greece, in the Ionian Sea; one of the Ionian Islands. Olive oil, citrus fruits, and almonds are produced. Tourism is an important industry.
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I would love to go to Patmos and Paxoi islands in Greece.
The region consists of 32 islands, but only 13 of them are inhabited (the four aforementioned islands plus Antipaxoi, Ereikousa, Ithaka, Kalamos, Kastos, Mathraki, Meganisi, Othonoi and Paxoi).
(1) It should not be confused with the Ionian island of Paxoi, whose name is sometimes corrupted to Paxos.