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Volos, a coastal port city situated at the center of the Greek mainland, is the capital of the Magnesia prefecture. The privileged location of the city along with the beauty of the mountain Pelion has endowed the city of Volos with many places of interest. Life in the city is gathered around the coastal road stretching from the commercial part of the port to the east coves of the city.

Volos, a coastal port city situated at the center of the Greek mainland, is the capital of the Magnesia prefecture. The privileged location of the city along with the beauty of the mountain Pelion has endowed the city of Volos with many places of interest. Life in the city is gathered around the coastal road stretching from the commercial part of the port to the east coves of the city. Volos, throughout the years, has evolved into a city full of entertainment possibilities. Many visitors from Greece and abroad visit the city for its beautiful beaches and green slopes. The beauty of Pelion has led to a rapid tourist development; thousands of tourists visit Pelion throughout the year along with its small villages. During the winter, most visitors comprise of mountain climbers and skiers, gliding through the snow covered slopes of Pelion. During the summer, the beaches are full of bathers practicing various water sports. Among the most notable sights is the metropolitan church of Agios Nikolaos and the churches Agios Konstantinos and Metamorphosis respectively. Home to the University of Thessaly, one of the most important in country, the city also offers a wide range of facilities for the organisation of conferences, exhibitions and major cultural and scientific events, together with international-standard sporting amenities.