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Evening walk in the narrow streets of Ano Syros (Part 1)

Evening walk in the narrow streets of Ano Syros (Part 1)

Photos from evening walk in the streets of Ano Syros. Read More »

 
Afternoon Walking the streets of Ano Syros

Afternoon Walking the streets of Ano Syros

Afternoon Walking the streets of Ano Syros. Read More »

 
Kini

Kini

The village is located at the western side of Syros, 9 kilometers from Hermoupolis. It is a picturesque fishing village by the sea. When you reach the Monastery of Saint Barbara(famous for its wefts), you will see an enchanting panoramic view of the village. Read More »

 
Ano Syros

Ano Syros

C ity built on the hill of Saint George. Ano Syros or otherwise Apano Chora(=Upper Town) is a representative sample of the medieval town. It is approximately 3.5 kilometers from the port of Syros. Access is from the four gates: Portara, Sa Bastia, Pano Terma(=Upper terminal) and Skalakia(=Stairs). A traditional ... Read More »

 
Church of St. Athanasios

Church of St. Athanasios

At the back side of Ano Syros ,on a cool hillside near the “Fountain”with the fresh water and the huge plane tree , the small chapel of Agios Athanasios is located. Read More »

 
Church of St. Nicolas The Poor

Church of St. Nicolas The Poor

The church of Saint Nicholas “of the poor” is the oldest church of Syros that is still standing and was built in the 16th century (1590). In 1691 , it was renovated and widened. Read More »

 
Church of St. Sebastian

Church of St. Sebastian

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Minster of St. John

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Exhibition of Traditional Professions

Exhibition of Traditional Professions

EXHIBITION OF TRADITIONAL PROFESSIONS In Ano Syros, on Ioannis Stefanou street, there is the museum – exhibition of traditional professions. Visitors can see tools that were used from fishermen, bakers, barbers and carpenters. A big collection of agricultural tools is also exhibited. A lot of house objects are also displayed ... Read More »

 
Markos Vamvakaris museum

Markos Vamvakaris museum

Markos Vamvakaris museum was founded in 1995 in Ano Syros, the place where Markos was born. On Ag. Sevastianou street, on old two-story house was turned into the museum and hosted many personal items of the artist, his records and a lot of photographs. Read More »