Hotel Paros Philoxenia
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
Photos of Hotel Paros Philoxenia
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Paros Philoxenia
Travel Blogs from Paros
... accurately, alleys, twist & turn every 10 m apparently to fool the pirates. It was quite windy & coolish so we returned to the waterfront & had another drink & a plate of the best fried squid that we have ever tasted. Luckily for us the wi-fi worked well so we all caught up on correspondence etc.
At about 6.30 we returned to the ship & were in bed by about 9pm after a pretty lazy ...
... an important source of income for the inhabitants. Their use gradually declined until they ceased production in the middle of the 20th century. Their architecture is similar. They all have a round shape, white colour and a pointed roof and very small windows. Such windmills are found in almost all Cyclades islands.
Unfortunately we were too deep into the town to see the sunset over the sea. After walking through a variety of ...
... times to swim in the crystal-clear waters of The Aegean Sea and had a great barbecue lunch, drinks etc. Neat ouzo for lunch was a surprise - but it was better than retsina! The sand where we stopped for lunch was very different - quite dark, but very fine with lots of mica particles that sparkled. Beautiful!
Next we move to Mykonos after 5 nights of pure relaxation. Can highly recommend this island. Apparently, it's where the Greeks ...
Today we went on another boat tour but this one was much more relaxed. We're currently staying on the island of Paros but the trip was to visit the waters around Antiparos (which is on the opposite side). We had our first swim stop at the Blue Lagoon, it was so amazing. The water was a crystal clear turquoise blue, just like a pool. The temperature was cold at first but I put so much energy into treading water ...
... describe how amazing it was. So much flavour and fresh ingredients. The olive oil they used here is outstanding and just adds so much to every dish. For our mains, Don ordered the grilled octopus and I had a lamb and potatoe stew cooked in a clay pot. Both dishes were fantastic. So far this restaurant tops our list for this trip. Our whole meal cost us only 30 euro total which is amazing for the quality of food we had and included beers as well. ...