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Folegandros Island
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Folegandros Island
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Folegandros Island
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Folegandros Island
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Folegandros Island
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Folegandros Island
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Top sigths of Greece

Aphrodite Temple, better known under the name Parthenon, is considered the main historic landmark of Athens. The building has a miraculous construction from an archaeological point of view. Built in the 5th century BC, Parthenon consists of numerous columns and looks very light weighted at a glance. There is another important landmark nearby – the Erechtheion that was constructed in the 5th century. Many centuries ago a beautiful palace stood on the site of the ancient temple. According to a legend, the dispute between Poseidon and Aphrodite took place at that palace. The territory around the Erechtheion is decorated with beautiful statues, the most famous of which are Caryatid sculptures. One of the statues was brought to the British Museum in order to keep it in safety. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Folegandros Island

Travel guide to Folegandros Island

Fans of beachside recreation, as a rule, are in love with Fira and Agios Nikolaos beaches. The latter is an incredibly calm place almost deprived of the tourist infrastructure. The island is rich in interesting natural landmarks. Its northeastern part is the location of a unique stalactite cave. The cave is important not only as a natural place of interest but also as a historical object. Archaeologists found … Open

Folegandros Island for children - what to visit

Be sure to spend a couple of hours walking along the streets of Karavostasi. It is not the most inhabited settlement on the island, but a child will feel an incredible atmosphere of the Cyclades. Small white houses, cosy streets and friendly citizens attract people and perfectly demonstrate Greek culture. If your child is interested in stories about princes, princesses, knights and their castles, be sure to take … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

Fashion for natural cosmetics has widely spread in Greece in recent years. Olives are also used in cosmetics production. Soap is the most popular product, which you can buy at a reasonable price on Folegandros. The soap is made of natural compounds and there is a variety of smells, from chocolate to citrus. Shampoos, lotions, creams and scrubs based on olive oil are also sold here. You should buy these products in … Open

Best beaches

Voreina Beach is considered an ideal place for snorkeling. This rocky stretch of coast is not far from Chora, the path to it runs along the very scenic places. The bottom there is rocky. After hundreds of years the sea has turned limestone rocks to amazing figures, and it would be a great experience to look at them under water. Tourists who aren't ready to abandon the benefits of civilization, but want to spend time … Open

Traditions and mentality of Folegandros Island

Greeks eat at home, but they love to meet at taverns and gather around the table with friends and family. They drink retsina and ouzo and discuss the day's events, watching dancers in traditional costumes moving under folk music. Despite the fact that local citizens enjoy drinking local alcohol, you will hardly meet drunk people on the streets. This is because invariable behaviour is a disgrace for Greeks and … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Be sure to try tzatziki. It is a famous Greek food. Tzatziki is made of salted strained yoghurt or diluted yoghurt mixed with cucumbers, garlic, salt and olive oil. It is usually used as a sauce to pita or mutton. Local cuisine is rich with delicious soups. Avgolemono is a classic soup of chicken broth, egg yolks and lemon juice. Fasolada is a traditional Greek soup made with white beans. Kakavia is a traditional … Open

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