The beautiful island of Karpathos
Karpathos, is the second largest island of the Dodecanese, situated in the southeastern Aegean Sea. Because of its remote location, Karpathos has preserved many peculiarities of dress, customs and dialect, the last resembling those of Crete and Cyprus. Karpathos has also been called Carpathus in Latin and Scarpanto in Italian. Well known for the traditional way of living, the local kitchen and the amazing beaches with clear waters that indulge the visitors every summer.