Simi belongs to the dodekanese islands complex amd lies across the asian minor coast and 24 nautical miles nw of rhodes.
Aristocratic and far off the model of mass tourism, symi pleasantly surprises its visitors with its plain , aristocratic yet wild beauty.
The islands two main settlements are gialos and chorio or otherwise known as ano symi.
Gialos settlement starts from the port and stretches on the outskirts of the surrounding hills.
Its continuation all the way up the hill and around the old castle of symi is known asano symi.