Varvaroussa beach, Syros

On the golden sand we wrote her name; but the sea-breeze blew and the writing vanished. (Denial _ Giorgios Seferis ) -- photo by George Messaritakis

Syros, Greece

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Syros island, cyclades

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The Venitian City quarter of Ano Syros topped by the Catholic basilica of San Giorgio, Syros #syros

The Venitian City qurter of Ano Syros topped by the Catholic basilica of San Giorgio, Syros, Greece.

Ermoupolis - Syros island, was the largest cultural and trade center of the Aegean in the 19th century and its capital Ermoupolis was Greece’s principal port. Since the13th century Syros belonged to the Duchy of Naxos, later during the Turkish occupation it was under the protection of France. The island was neutral during the War of Independence and people from other islands who escaped massacres found refuge in Syros and built the island’s capital - Ermoupolis.

Ermoupolis - Syros island, was the largest cultural and trade center of the Aegean in the 19th century and its capital Ermoupolis was Greece’s principal port. Since the13th century Syros belonged to the Duchy of Naxos, later during the Turkish occupation it was under the protection of France. The island was neutral during the War of Independence and people from other islands who escaped massacres found refuge in Syros and built the island’s capital - Ermoupolis.

Photograph of a  Charming full of character  little Herb/Spice shop in Syros Greece

Photograph of a Charming full of character little Herb/Spice shop in Syros Greece

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