Pyrgos Village

Address: Volissos - Dimos Amanis, Chios, Northeast Aegean Islands, 821 03, Greece | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Volissos - Dimos Amanis, Chios, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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    Travel Blogs from Chios

    Greek Island break

    A travel blog entry by divansanten on Oct 01, 2014

    26 photos


    Tue 30th: Woke up on Chios island in our delightful little 'studio' beside the Aegean Sea. The night before we had taken the ferry (with our car) just 7 kms from the Turkish port, Cesme, with a pretty strong wind making me feel somewhat nervous, but all was ...

    Chasing round Chios, Aegian Island

    A travel blog entry by ruthontravels on Sep 25, 2014

    7 photos

    ... Greek island to Turkey so this part of Greece was prone to invasion and the Sultans of the Ottoman Empire ran the place for about 400 years. Fortunately for the people of Chios the Sultans loved to eat the sap of the mastic tree which only grows in that area so they were a bit more benevolent that usual when dealing with the Greeks who knew how to grow the trees and extract the sap from them. Mastic is still produced and used for chewing gum and also for ...

    Peace and quiet on Chios

    A travel blog entry by guyandhilli on Sep 23, 2014

    20 photos

    ... home management issues. The wifi here is excellent. Highlights are the incredible village of Pirgi in the south and the harbour at Lagada in the north of the island. The north has lots of harsh bare-rock cliffs/mountains and is therefore rather less populated. In earlier days the villages in the south were fortified against raiders and Pirgi still retains a lot of its mediaeval architecture/street layout. Many of the houses are decorated with the same unusually striking style ...

    It's time to leave Asia... it really is

    A travel blog entry by guyandhilli on Sep 20, 2014

    1 comment, 12 photos

    ... on about steam-boxes, connecting-rods and bogey-wheels for an hour on Friday morning before we set off for Cesme. The area around Cesme is not at all what we're expecting and, after an inspection of the various options on offer, we decide that it's time to say goodbye to Asia. We book a cheapy-cheapy room right on the old port square (now quite touristy and no longer where the boats moor) and buy ...

    Classic Tale of Underground Europe

    A travel blog entry by haysnoe on Jul 03, 2014

    ... had somehow been wedged into the steep cliff face and a small gate that led to a stone oven, charred from many centuries of fires that were lit to bake the church's bread. After being shown a demonstration of how the oven worked we were then shown inside a large room that held historic photos of the development and history of the town itself, which was situated up the precipitous path that led upwards from the church and caves. There we learned that the first car that ever ...

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