The Prinos Street Market and the Monastery of Archangel Michael in Thassos

The Prinos Street Market and the Monastery of Archangel Michael in Thassos

On the west coast of Thassos lies the beautiful small town of Prinos, where every Monday is organized an outdoor market, where tourists can choose from a wide range of products from the trade stalls, including fresh fruits and vegetables, pastries, shoes and underwear, tablecloths, appliances, jerseys, jeans and shirts, plants, dried herbs and many other things, all at the lowest prices. One of the most visited tourist attractions on the Island of Thassos lies on the road between the vill... [ read more ]

Top 3 religious buildings in Skiathos

Top 3 religious buildings in Skiathos

Chora is the capital town of the Island of Skiathos and has many interesting religious buildings. The most important one is the cathedral, which houses numerous relics and icons, but we also mention the Agios Fanarios Church and the Agios Nikolas Church. From here you can enjoy a wonderful view over the castle in Skiathos. There is also a Byzantine monastery dedicated to Our Lady of Kounistras that has a beautiful carved wood temple. Another religious building is the Evangelistra Monaster... [ read more ]