Hotel Paros Philoxenia
Travel Blogs from Paros
... me of the movie Shirley Valentine. We opted to take the shuttle bus transfer to the town as we were warned that the main road was narrow and busy and not really suitable for walking. Once in the town we decided to explore by foot as there are so many beautiful narrow cobbled streets with unique shops and restaurants. Being the end of the Mediterranean cruise season we were fortunate to only have ...
The stop in Mykonos was uneventful and pretty relaxing. OK meal in a local joint and the streets are famous for being a maze which has a sort of charm. We didn't have lovely weather but just a bit overcast and windy.
All in all, an OK place but we much preferred Santorini.
... t combust and explode into a million little pieces of tzatziki. I got a recipe for it in Ios and sent it home to Mum, hopefully by the time I get home she will have mastered it and can then teach me. I really enjoyed my time on the Greek Islands. I would probably say that Mykonos was my favourite island. It was the perfect blend of partying, shopping, and sun baking. Santorini was beautiful, I loved all of the churches and winding streets. Ios was a huge party ...
Siros is the capitol of the Cyclade Islands. Greece has about 1000 islands divided up into
3 sections. We’ve been visiting the
Cyclade portion. Only 300 of the total
islands are inhabited.
Every island has its own personality. Siros is a bustling commercial and
administrative hub. It has a number of