Island, any area of land smaller than a continent and entirely surrounded by water Islands may occur in oceans, seas, lakes, or rivers. The Islands seem to defy their size by all they have to offer: breath-taking scenery, ecclesiastical ruins from early Christian times, medieval castles, cliffs, prehistoric stone forts (including the famous Dn Aonghasa (Dun Aengus) ring fort), sandy beaches, clean air, unique flora and fauna and a rich folklore that the islanders are proud to recount.
Many residents were concerned about the impact of such a ferry, and even though they’d been talking about if for years, and many of us really wanted the ferry to come (because then we’d be able to take our cars between the islands mostly) the people who didn’t want it won.
Holbox is considered a virgin tourist destination because the beaches are still empty and white, the song of the birds and the waves make the perfect ambiance for a relaxing vacation, and also, there aren’t cars on the island and most of all annoying noises… so, Isla Hoxbox is one of those fragile, precious places, and little gems like this are getting fewer and farther between every day.
Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras, responding to a question from New Democracy MP Yiannis Michelakis, who claimed that Onassis had left specific instructions in his will about what should happen to the island if his family sold it, said the country’s highest court will get a look at the deal.
Departing at 08:00am you will travel with the clients travelling down to the 4000 Islands the distance by road is also around 35km the turn off is at km 30 on the Route 13 and then it is another 4 km to Ban Muang this is the ferry port on the other side of the Mekong river to Champasak.