Categories: Life in Antiparos

Health in Antiparos

Antiparos doctors and pharmacy :timetables and phones. Although going on holiday should be carefree, small health emergencies can come up: A cold, a stomach upset, a sunburn, a bike accident… don’t worry: Antiparos has two permanent doctors, a dentist and an excellent pharmacy on the main street.   Doctors/Emergency The two GPs, dr. Sotiris Skourtis and [...]

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Free fun in English for kids, 1 – 12 July 2013

Every year, amazing teacher Nancy Clunie entertains and teaches kids English at the Antiparos school… for free! Through singing and playing, kids get acquainted with the English language and learn to communicate basic notions in English: numbers, colours, animals… Everything is done playfully, singing, skipping, clapping and laughing! All children are welcome at the school [...]

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Swimming classes for children in Antiparos – July & August 2013

Every year, the Antiparos Nautical Club (http://antiparosnc.gr/) organises swimming classes for children at Ag. Spiridonas beach. The classes start on Wednesday 3rd July 2013 and new students are welcome anytime during the course by the teacher Anastasis Vousoulas . Classes take place every Wednesday, Friday & Saturday morning. There are three groups, divided according to age and [...]

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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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