Skyros

A hill side town overlooking the harbor, Skyros is located on its namesake island, and features a charming small town atmosphere.

Skyros is the capital of the island of the same name in Greece, the southernmost of the Sporades archipelago in the Aegean Sea. The island has it's own airport. Local sights include a castle (the kastro) that dates from the Venetian occupation, a Byzantine monastery - the Monastery of Saint George and the grave of English poet Rupert Brooke. Another attraction of the island is the coastline with it's many beaches.
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  • Agnadema in Skyros
  • The high street!
  • Magazia bay, Skyros
  • Skyros town in the evening.
  • Detail of the dress
  • Protogeometric vases from Skyros.
  • Naive architecture, Skyros, June, 2011
   

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