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Its capital and Chora, Naxos Town, sits beneath a Venetian fortress. In spite of the influx of tourism, Paros retains its charm with its olive groves, vineyards and old hilltop villages. Amongst its treasures is the 6th-century Ekatontapyliani in Paroikiá, one particular of the oldest, nonetheless active churches in the planet. This Greek islands map is interactive – click on any island to open a descriptor. Mykonos Town itself is a tangle of narrow winding alleys lined with cube-shaped homes and shops, initially built to defend the city from each the wind and pirates. Just like youngsters of now, young...