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Skala Eressou is in Lesvos.
Skala Eressou is the port area connected to the inland town of Eressos.
Buses run from Mytiline to Skala Eressos via Kalloni. It can take from 2.5 to 3.5 hours to travel there. The trip costs about 10,75€ each way.
You may also rent a car to travel there.
You can go everywhere in Skala Eressos on foot.
The sunset: The view from the beach is spectacular.
Street art: There are some very creative statues and grafitti throughout the town.
Open-air cinema: Nearly every evening the small open-air cinema shows films in English with Greek subtitles. Tickets are about 7 Euros.
Excursions through Sappho Travel: Every day except Friday, you can join a sailboat excursion to a destination near Skala Eressos. Destinations include the Petrified Forest and a sunset cruise. Prices vary from 20 to 50 Euros.
Handmade clothing, jewelry and leather products
There is a wide selection of restaurants serving very fresh, well-prepared seafood along the beach.
Contact Sappho Travel. They can place you in a room according to the dates you require, as many of the hotels and hostels in Skala Eressos do not advertise.
The Petrefied Forest of Sigri--a rental car for 50 Euros per day is the best way to reach it from Skala Eressou. Otherwise, you will have to take a taxi for 40 Euros each way.