It is between Pano Koufonissi, from which it is just 200 meters away, Schinoussa and Keros.
It has an area of 4.3 squ. km and is almost uninhabited.
There used to be a hamlet on the island where a few families lived, but the only buildings you encounter nowadays are a few summer residences and the ruined houses used by the shepherds and fishermen.
In the summertime opens the tavern Venetsanos.
There you will find a beautiful courtyard, which will carry you back in time, to another era.
The chapel of the Virgin can be seen on reaching the island, on the jetty.
It is built on ancient ruins and its austerity is what draws attention to it.
The little harbor is where the excursion boat calls first.
There are only fishing boats and excursion boats there.
The next stop is at Nero beach.
The rest of the island beaches can be reached on foot or by private boat.