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... a lot smaller and shopping is limited. But we walked around town all evening, stopping for a delicious brownie crêpe to share. We took the taxi back to our resort and parted our ways for bed. I had a shower before I went to sleep and I'll never forget the grossness of the bathrooms. Apparently soap isn't a thing in Ios! Air conditioning is five euros a day, so we decided not to get it. Luckily our place cooled off at night and getting into bed was ...
Mikonos was full of people but still ok to move around (apparently the crowds can be unbearable in the high season). It's the most popular of the Greek Islands along with Santorini. It's also the best island for nightclubbing (not that we stayed up too late, but we did enjoy a cocktail). The gays take over after midnight!
Despite the ...
... us there at 8PM after having dinner. We decided to go have dinner in Parikia.
We had a great dinner at sunset in Parikia near the harbor and then met up with the Italians. It was great to have Filada there with us. As a professional tour guide, she was able to provide all kinds of information about the island and the town which was great.
Historically, Paros was known for its fine white marble, which gave rise to the ...
... of shops selling both typical tourist souvenirs as well as some high end designer fare (a la Louis Vuitton). Art galleries and charming tavernas also abound. Wild cats and dogs roam the streets, resting on porches and in shady doorways.
We were able to visit three quaint churches, two Orthodox and one Catholic with one of the Orthodox churches being so ...
... chill there hehehe.
I grabbed some lunch at the next café and then headed back to the hostel where I watched the soccer and made some new friends. We played an really fun card game and then headed out to a club. The club wasn't that great but it was fun with the new friends I had made.
The next morning we had to wake up early to head to out next island…we arrived at ...