Welcome to Chios
Chios is one of the islands of the north-east Aegean, very close to Asia Minor and opposite to Eritrea peninsula Cesme, Alacati, Izmir TR separated from it by the Chios canal. The climate of Chios is typical of the Mediterranean, with usual north or northwest winds and temperatures not exceeding 32 or 34 degrees Celcius. Merchant marine plays a very important role in the economy of Chios. The main port is one of the cities of Chios, but there are also some of the secondary importance, those of Lagada, Marmaro, and Mesta.