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Marathonisi (Turtle Island)

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A small islet with tropical beaches and sea caves located just outside Keri Beach (Limni Keri) inside the bay of Laganas, in Zante (Zakynthos) Island, Greece
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Really good trip only saw 1 turtle but the views were amazing! You can get ice creams and drinks at the island it was just very crowded but it was August.
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The island has the clearest waters imaginable. When you swim underwater you can see how the gradient of blue colours change as you go deeper. Such a beautiful place to visit and relax.
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We hired a small motor boat, it was great going around the island and viewing it up close from the boat and the caves around the back were great for snorkelling. But The beach is crowded and only about 10 feet wide - 6 feet of that was taken up with people laying on the sand
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Travelled by boat to visit this island. The waters around it are fantastic colours. There is a small grassy beach which, in high season, could become crowded depending on the number of boats mooring there. Ideal for a break on a boat trip but not for a lengthy stay as there are
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Lovely island to see but very over crowded, perhaps depending what time of year you go. If you have young children I recommend going with a smaller boat instead of the yellow glass bottom boat company as they had so many people on and it was ridiculously over crowded for
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