which is protected from the winds in the homonymous bay is the island's capital.
At the southern part of the island, 5 klm. away from Vathi, the visitor arrives at Perahori, a mainland community.
To the northern part of the island there are two roads. The first one goes through Anogi, a mountainous village on Mount Nirito whereas the
second, parallel to the coast, goes through Lefki,
picturesque village 13 klm. from Vathi.