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Parikia Town, Parikia

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The capital of Paros Island, Parikia Town features the classic blue-and-white houses on cobbled streets that are often seen as the icon of the Greek Islands. The town presents an array of restaurants along the oceanfront as well as active nightlife. Apart from shopping along the narrow streets, you'll find historic sites such as Panagia Ekatontapiliani, or "the Church of 100 Doors" built by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian the Great. Make Parikia Town part of your personalized Paros itinerary using our Paros online sightseeing planner .
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  • August 17, 2017
    Parikia is a pretty coastal town the prices are a little high. The beauty is lost between the streets and enter their stores also found small chapels where you can enter if you do not wind is perfect to us caught us Meltemi. Lu:)
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  • August 16, 2017
    The restaurants are fabulous around the sq. Tirana ceramics shop is too beaut The boutiques are amazing  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    The small capital of Paros is charming, typical with its lively lanes. Too no doubt at certain times or looks in Paris and not in Paros... probably the price of success. But, before evening, the small town is nice and living without excess with its churches, its shops and its pretty pharmacy or found throughout the range of sunscreens Korres of Greece...
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Paros serves as a convenient base for exploring the Cyclades island group, so its best rooms near popular beaches fill up early in the season. Plan ahead and book your stay in Parikia, the island's biggest town, where you can choose from mid-range hotels and self-catering apartments offering modern amenities and quick access to the sea. Alternatively, consider the small fishing settlements scattered along the island's coastline, where locals rent out simply furnished rooms a walk away from secluded coves and Venetian ruins.
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