Car-free Chora is full of little squares, and Kontarini is one of the cutest ones. Outside Agios Antonios, Kontarini Square is shaded by flowing trees. Strings of lights brighten the area at night. And elderly men sit talking at the wooden tables for hours....more
Ntounavi Square is one of the main squares in Chora. A huge tree sits in the center of the square. It's surrounded by little wooden tables and cafes. The hours easily slip away as you people watch and drink coffee here.
If you only do one thing while visiting Folegandros, you must hike up the hill to the Church of Panagia. It sits on a rocky hillside overlooking Chora, the rest of the island, and the Aegean Sea. The zig-zagging path winds past donkeys. The whitewashed church, which isn't always open, has simple...more
Chora is a picturesque town on the small island of Folegandros in the southern Cyclades. The cliffside, medieval town is closed off to traffic, making it a peaceful place to wander, though it would be very difficult to get lost. Chora is filled with small white buildings, beautiful flowers, tiny...more
It's all about the beaches on this southern Cyclades island! With about 70 beaches and adorable towns, Milos is a perfect summer destination. The Venus de Milo was even originally found here, and today, you can explore Roman ruins...if you can tear yourself away from your perfect spot in the...more
Folegandros is a small, quiet island in the southern Cyclades. After visiting the built-up (but gorgeous!) island of Santorini, Folegandros felt like stepping back in time. The island has tall cliffs, small towns, and few people. A true get-away-from-everything place for a vacation....more
It's all about the view at this stunning Imerovigli hotel...so much so that it was difficult to drag ourselves away to explore the rest of Santorini. All of the rooms, the pool, and the restaurant look out over the caldera. The simply furnished rooms are built into the cliffside. Open the...more