Larisa Doctoro, pulished an article in the online magazine Rendez-vous (an American womens club of Brussels publications) about sustainable tourism in Amorgos. She knows “Amorgos has established its tourist niche in sustainable tourism, meaning, tourism that respects nature and local traditions … The island is self-supporting, producing most of what is needed to get along: its own meat, fruit and vegetables, oil, honey, olives and cheeses as well as an abundance of local fish”.
International Convention for Culture & Tourism an Amorgos
For the last seven years, the islanders have organized the International Annual Convention YPERIA during which sustainable tourism and green living are discussed. The conference was held in April 2010 at the Aegialis Hotel & Spa in cooperation with the Cultural Association of Tholaria Women in Aegiali.