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Latest Travel News for Visitors to Symi by Andy Ward

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High winds, few boats

Symi is being blasted by strong winds today, as is the whole Dodecanese area. For safety reasons hydrofoils and fast catamarans are being prevented from sailing on Coastguard instructions. Even the Greek Navy is sheltering in Yialos.

But the Panagia Skiadeni has set off from Rhodes for Symi as usual. The Symi isn’t scheduled for Tuesdays at this time of year, and the Nikolaos X’s captain seems to have decided that daytrippers to Symi will be so few that it isn’t worth sailing.