Travel Blogs from Amorgos
... told us about some of the artifacts here and then gave us a chance to find lunch and explore further. This area of the island is known for rooster. So i found a place that served it and had rooster pasta. It was very nice. After lunch i walked around the village, went to the natural history museum, then walked up the highest parts of town, saw some of the views, then headed back down and got on the bus.
From the marble village we went to Apollonian. This ...
... and found a car hire place near the main square. Here i decided to hire a buggy. Very simple to use and easy to hire. I then left the town after getting some petrol. Driving along the main road heading towards the beach, my hat blew off and disappeared – there was too much traffic so i could not stop. Goodbye hat. I drove through a small village then past some touristy parts of the beach, then along a dirt road that became very bumpy. Soon i arrived at Plaka beach. I found that the ...
... of people waiting for the ferry. The ferry was only 5 minutes late.
I got on, left my bags in storage and found a seat. Once on i sat, used the internet, updated and ate lunch – left over cold pizza. I also did some reading. It was only a 45 minute trip and as soon as the ferry arrived in Naxos i got off, grabbing my bags and heading for the dock. I had found out that the hotel/hostel sends a van to ...
... Tholaria - Aegiali. The walk is reasonably well signposted and took me a around 3 hours including plenty of stops to admire the views across Aegiali Bay and take some photos.
We spent our last morning relaxing by the pool waiting for our Ferry to Donoussa. (No going down to the Port and waiting for ages on Amorgos, just wait until the ferry is a few yards away and stroll down to meet it)
We loved Amorgos, ...
... again I would definitely come and stay here! Anyway, once we got settled in our room (which also has a private bathroom - such luxury!!!) we decided to go exploring around Paros. It is really relaxed here - not touristy at all, especially compared to Mykonos. So relaxed in fact that they have a siesta, and so when we were looking around Paros, hardly any of the shops were open! Maddie however still managed to find a pretty expensive clothes shop, and indulged herself a little! When ...
Other places to stay in Amorgos
Aigiali, Aegiali | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- Our balcony view was beautiful
- Sia vanilla cafe
- The Awful Aegialis Hotel !
Aigiali, Tholaria | Hotelfrom $97
Langada, Aegiali, Amorgos | Hotelfrom $60
Amorgos | Hotelfrom $44
Amorgos | Hotelfrom $60
Aegiali, Amorgos | Hotelfrom $51
Katapola, Amorgos, Amorgos | Hotelfrom $49
Katapola Amorgos, Katapola | 3 star hotelfrom $64