Paros, Greece

37.08333, 25.15


About Paros

Main Highlights
The city of Paros is a beautiful place to visit, with its white buildings and blue skies. The city is also a great place to relax, with its many restaurants and bars.
Extended Description:

Paros is an island in the Cyclades group in the Aegean Sea. Paros is located about 150 km south-east of Athens, the capital of Greece. The island has an area of approximatelyfsq km and a population of about 12,000. The island is mountainous with few plains. The highest point is Mount Olympus at 824 m. The island is well-known for its white marble, which was used in the construction of the Parthenon in Athens. The island has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. The average annual temperature is about 22°C. The island is a popular tourist destination, with many beaches, restaurants, bars, and nightclubs. The most popular beaches are in the south of the island, including Parasporos, Kolymbithres, and Santa Maria. Paros is also a popular destination for windsurfing and kitesurfing. The island has many windmills, which were used in the past to grind wheat. If you are looking for a relaxing holiday in a beautiful setting, then Paros is the perfect destination for you.

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