Monthly Archives: June 2013

Hiking in Antiparos

Hiking in Antiparos There are many hiking paths around the island. From beginner to confirmed walkers, over the mountains and by the sea coast, hiking in Antiparos offers a great view wherever you are. Desert beaches, high cliffs and sea views are not the only elements to enjoy during your activity. Antiparos has a very [...]

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The Venetian Castle of Antiparos

The Castle of Antiparos was built at the start of the 1440s. This is the time at which the island came into the hands of Maria Somaripa, who married the nobleman Lorentano. Lorentano brought farmers to Antiparos at his own expense, and built the castle near the sea to protect them from the frequent pirate [...]

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There’s a wedding today… Theatre play in the castle of Antiparos

On Monday evening, 17 July 2013, the teenage theatre group of Antiparos, under the hospice of the Municipality of the island, presented the play: “there’ s wedding today…” and gained loud laughs and enthusiastic applause. The play is a free adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet set in the small village of the Castle.  The [...]

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Antiparos with kids

Antiparos is ideal for a family holiday. To start with, the beaches are clean, safe and many are near enough to go to on foot. There are no motor vehicles allowed on the main street, which means your kids can run around playing while you’re strolling around or sitting at a café. The island is [...]

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How to get to: Antiparos

It’s easy to get to Antiparos and unless you come with your own boat, follow the instructions:   To arive in Antiparos, you have first to arive to Paros.   From an island to Antiparos From any island, check for boats to Paros (There are direct lines from Crete, Naxos, Santorini, Ios and from many [...]

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Beaches within walking distance from the village

Beaches within walking distance from the Antiparos Village The most popular and probably the closest beach to the centre is Psaralyki. A nice, laid-back sandy beach, ideal for families, with crystal clear water and lots of trees providing shade. There is a spot for pedal boat, canoe and windsurf rentals and chaise-longues can be rented [...]

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