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The capital of its namesake island, today's modern town is build on the ruins of the ancient city, in order to preserve tradition.

Zakynthos is the capital of the island of Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece. Bochali hill above the Zakynthos town contains a small Venetian castle and offers panoramic views of the town. The most famous landmark of the island is the Navagio beach - a cove on the southwest shore, isolated by high cliffs and accessible only by boat. The beach and sea floor are made of white pebbles, and surrounded by turquoise waters. Northern and eastern shores feature numerous wide sandy beaches, which attract tourists in summer months. The largest resort is Laganas, whose beach stretches around 10 kilometres. Small Xigia beach in the north is noted for its sulphur rich underwater springs.
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  • Zakynthos Shipwreck Navagio
  • Solomos Square and Zakynthos Museum
  • St Nicholas on the Mole
  • St Mark's Square, Zakynthos
   

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