Travel Blogs from Parikia, Greece

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Happy Easter!, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Happy Easter!

A travel blog entry by technotrekker

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... So why not a few lines and I'll leave it to someone else to explore the rest of the island. The old town of Parikia is pretty well all white except for the blue trimmings on most woodworking. Pretty cute with a nautical feel. However it was ...

Island Hopping, Cyclades, Greece travel blog

Island Hopping

A travel blog entry by danblank

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... the village of Oia, renowned for its sunsets. Any sunset postcard from Santorini or just about any sunset postcard you'll find in Greece, was taken in Oia. As a result it has become so upmarket, upmarket doesn't give it justice. For example, the Stoners ...

Always pack a light jacket idiot!, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Always pack a light jacket idiot!

A travel blog entry by strawberryk

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... , she really made my stay here much much better than it would have been on my own.  I got on the bus back to Parikia and wasn't too happy to hear there was no ferry going to Mykonos. I double checked with 5 more agents in other offices. Nothin. Nada. ...

Stranded Again!, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Stranded Again!

A travel blog entry by strawberryk

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... Even though the wind was going 90 miles an hour I was still sweaty, it' was a tough walk in some parts! I'm back in Parikia now, I think I'm going to search for a little book in the touristy shops about Greek Mythology. I've got loads of time to kill ...

Island Time in Paros Greece, Alyki, Paros, Greece travel blog

Island Time in Paros Greece

A travel blog entry by hewittsontour

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... to Athens and saw the Acropilis with all it's scaffolding. Also saw some army men putting up the flag in the morning. In Paros, Greece we stayed in a small coastal village called Alyki. To get here we took a 1hr40min flight from Rome to Athens and then a ...

Paros Island - Cyclades, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Paros Island - Cyclades

A travel blog entry by shandst

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Travel from Athens to the island of Paros for a week of sun and ...

Les Cyclades !, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Les Cyclades !

A travel blog entry by voyage-bellayer

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... conséquent attendent qu'on sorte ! Ah je me souviendrai de ce trajet en ferry ! Quoi qu'il en soit, nus débarquons à Parikia sur Paros. On file s'installer dans un camping à 15 km près d'un autre village Naoussa. C'est fou l'effet que provoque ...

retour à Paros, Parikia, Greece travel blog

retour à Paros

A travel blog entry by voyage-bellayer

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Réponse au Jeu QPT n°23 : Bravo Kelly (qui va crouler sous les récompenses et les cadeaux dès la rentrée!!!) La réponse étant « Roberto mio palmo » à ne pas confondre avec la célèbre réplique de Robert de Niro dans ...

Byzantijnse route even terug in de tijd, Paros, Greece travel blog

Byzantijnse route even terug in de tijd

A travel blog entry by psteerenberg

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  Donderdag, vrijdag en zaterdag 10-12 juni Parikia heeft wel iets van Naxos maar is minder imposant en minder compact omdat hier langs de hele kust wordt gebouwd en relatief weinig gestapeld. We inventariseren het plaatsje, waar is de bakker, de ...

Relaxing on a Greek island, Alyki, Paros, Greece travel blog

Relaxing on a Greek island

A travel blog entry by carofoley

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After our early start we were too early and had to wait another hour before our boat left. 3 hours later and we arrived on the island of Paros.  It is everything a Greek island should be.  Blue, blue seas, whitewashed buildings, fishing boats ...

Contiki - Mykonos (The windiest place on earth), Parikia, Greece travel blog

Contiki - Mykonos (The windiest place on earth)

A travel blog entry by fleaber

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... ; a few people got a flash of my bright pink underwear, that's for sure! We stopped to see the famous windmills and Greece's most photographed church. We got to the restaurant for dinner and had a yummy meal. It wasn't anything amazing or memorable, but ...

A quiet evening in Paros, Paros, Greece travel blog

A quiet evening in Paros

A travel blog entry by emmafox

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... out to dinner and I had spinach balls and Greek salad. I was chastised by Themis our tour leader for asking for tomato sauce to go on my spinach balls. They had to search the kitchen to find me a bottle. Clearly, tomato sauce is not popular in ...

Fire Jumping - Jack jumped over the...bonefire!!, Alyki, Greece travel blog

Fire Jumping - Jack jumped over the...bonefire!!

A travel blog entry by sojourner

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The class and I went to Alyki on the southern tip of Paros for the annual fire jumping ceremony on the eve of St. John the Baptist day.  They were serving up free octopus and ouzo on the beach, so I tried both; the octopus was quite good but the ...

Another day in Paradise, Peros, Greece travel blog

Another day in Paradise

A travel blog entry by 4leafclovers

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... . Which lead us to meet this scottish guy dressed as a clown. He ended up being pretty cool. He just travels around all over Greece and preforms in the streets. He has been traveling around since he was a kid and at this point he knows about 8 different ...

Day 5-6, Páros, Greece travel blog

Day 5-6

A travel blog entry by davy1873

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1st island on the list ...

Boating around Paros, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Boating around Paros

A travel blog entry by travelbugs3

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... still standing which looked pretty cool and then went to the Church of 99 doors which is one of the oldest Christian churches in Greece.  It is called the Church of 99 doors because the 100th door was stolen by the Turkish when they took back part ...

Laid back in Paros, Paroikia, Greece travel blog

Laid back in Paros

A travel blog entry by sojourner

Knock, knock, knock...  knock, knock, knock.  What could it be?  Half asleep I realised that it was someone knocking on my door.  looking at the time, I jumped out of bed as it was really late; luckily Kemmerie woke me up as I had an ...

Paros, Grecia, Paros, Grecia, Greece travel blog

Paros, Grecia

A travel blog entry by paulaybruno

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Paros Llegamos a paros eran las 10:30. El ferry tardo solamente 2 horas, pero para ahorrar los 15 euros de taxi, fuimos en un colectivo que salía gratis hasta el puerto a las 6 de la mañana, así que tuvimos de esperar 2:30min por el Ferry. A la ...

Thanks, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Thanks

A travel blog entry by sarahjp

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Hi all - just wanted to say thanks to those of you who have posted comments.  It's great when the emails come through.  I've walked the streets of the old town trying for a free wi fi connection and then suddenly, bam, my emails start ...

Laid back beautiful island, Páros, Greece travel blog

Laid back beautiful island

A travel blog entry by kurick59

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May all of you travel to Paros at some time in your life....a beautiful island with white painted cobblestone streets. Rented a car and drove to the marble cave where they mined the marble for Napoleon's tomb. Ate a long and leisurely lunch in a small ...

Parikia, Paros, Parikia, Paros, Greece travel blog

Parikia, Paros

A travel blog entry by erinontheroad

... , lit up by flood lights. The ground is over grown with weeds and grasses. Despite being just off the main drag in Parikia the area has a very calm, secluded feeling to it. Somehow I even managed to hear cricket noises above the passing traffic. This ...

Parikia,Paros island, Cyclades, Greece, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Parikia,Paros island, Cyclades, Greece

A travel blog entry by traveldetails

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... visit the Archaeological Museum of Paros  and the famous church of Virgin Mary of the Hundred Gates . At the port of Parikia , you will find many small shops , cafes and restaurants offering many options during your stay ! Built approximately in the ...

Paros - Go Slow, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Paros - Go Slow

A travel blog entry by sarahjp

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... square buildings with bits painted in blue surrounded by mostly brown ground.  The old section of the port town of Parikia is wonderful to walk through.  It is a labyrinth of little streets of these white houses narrowly separated by cobbled ...

I came to a conclusion., Paros, Greece travel blog

I came to a conclusion.

A travel blog entry by dayna_campbell

... course took a bit of a break and as I was looking outside at the view from the roof, I came to a conclusion. As much as I love Greece and getting to see the beach and sun everyday, I need to be in an urban setting. If I know one thing about myself, it's ...

Let the boat rock., Paros, Greece travel blog

Let the boat rock.

A travel blog entry by dayna_campbell

Wow. This is not what I was expecting at all. Let's back up for a second...  When I was leaving my apartment and walking to dinner with some of my friends from school, the wind was absolutely crazy. The sky was dark and the air was cold. This got me ...

Who would have thought I would miss..., Paros, Greece travel blog

Who would have thought I would miss...

A travel blog entry by dayna_campbell

DRUNK PEOPLE. Not just any ordinary drunk people, because there are people here that get drunk...very drunk...and often and I could not be any more annoyed. Mostly because I am sober and I don't tolerate idiots very well. However, I miss drunk college ...

Byzantine Trail and Marble Quarry, Paros, Greece travel blog

Byzantine Trail and Marble Quarry

A travel blog entry by islandhoppper

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Hi Everyone! So I can't believe it but my classes are all over! And Ashley arrived today! Thankfully she had no troubles with her travels and arrived right on time! Time has gone by so fast and I'm in desperate need of getting you all caught up on things ...

Traveling Around Paros Island, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Traveling Around Paros Island

A travel blog entry by islandhoppper

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Hi Everyone, Sorry I'm so far behind in posting on here. The days have been very busy since we've arrived on the island. My days are either filled with class or traveling to other islands. The two classes keep me really busy and I usually have 3 sessions ...

A weird time of day, Paros, Greece travel blog

A weird time of day

A travel blog entry by dayna_campbell

... getting up, working out, and going to class, but I don't want to nap because I don't recover well from them. In Greece, I may have mentioned before, they have a siesta so everything from 2-6 closes down and the island seems really deserted. Well, for one ...

Paros - Still Going Slow, Parikia, Greece travel blog

Paros - Still Going Slow

A travel blog entry by sarahjp

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... cooling sea breezes in the shade on a beach.  Then we stopped for coffee overlooking the water before heading back to Parikia.  Tomorrow will be another chillout day in which we attempt to eat our remaining food before moving on to Mykonos the ...

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