Siros

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Siros, the capital of Cyclades, will impress everyone with the variety of the landscape, which alters from farming areas to hills. According to archaeologists the island was inhabited since the Neo-lithic times. Ermoupoli, the capital of the island, is built amphitheatricaly, is full of neo-classic buldings, old mansions and traditional white houses. At the centre of the town stands Miaouli Square, ringed with stores and cafes. Among the spots worth visiting are the Apollo Municipal Theatre a miniature of 'La Scala' Milan, the Town Hall designed by Ziller, the Archaeological Museum, the Municipal Library and the museum devoted to the popular music composer Markos Vamvakaris. Some of the most beautiful beaches are Galissas, Possidonia, Vari, Kini and Megas Gialos, all situated at the south side of Siros.


GETTING THERE

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IDENTITY

The People & the Place / Historic Facts / Tradition / Sightseeing

USEFUL INFORMATION

Taxis & Buses / Food & Drink / Shopping

USEFUL NUMBERS & ADDRESSES

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RECREATION

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TOWNS

Ano Siros / Ermoupoli / Foinikas / Galissas / Kini / Vari

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