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Mesta, a medieval village in Chios, Greece. Mesta is the best preserved mastic village in Chios. Chios Greece, Crete, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Empire Ottoman, Places In Greece, Samos, Greece Islands, Greece Travel

Mesta, Chios

Mesta is the best preserved mastic village in Chios. Arriving at the perimeter of a tower with 3 guardian turrets in its corners, the visitor begins his or hers personal tour of the Middle Ages. The community buit in the byzantine years, had in the 12th c. its fortifications improved by the Genoans.

Pyrgi (Chios) - 2020 All You Need to Know Before You Go (with Photos) - Chios, Greece Beautiful Islands, Beautiful Places, Chios Greece, Thasos, Places In Greece, Global Home, Greek House, Beautiful Architecture, Greece Travel

Pyrgi (Chios) - 2021 All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos) - Tripadvisor

Pyrgi, Chios: See 499 reviews, articles, and 498 photos of Pyrgi, ranked No.4 on TripAdvisor among 65 attractions in Chios.

'Castle view' by Valantis Zoumis on Volissos Castle, Chios island - Greece Beautiful Islands, Beautiful Places, Amazing Places, Beautiful Pictures, Chios Greece, Places In Greece, Greece Islands, Europe, Greece Travel

Castle view by Explorechios / 500px

View from Volissos Castle | Chios Island, Greece. My family is from Chios- one day I want to go there.

Discover Chios island, in the North Aegean is one of the most beautiful islands in Greece. Organize your holidays in Chios: hotels, ferries Mastic Tree, Chios Greece, Shedding Tears, Thasos, Greece Islands, Greece Travel, Beautiful Islands, Farms, Southern

Chios: The Legendary Mastic Villages

There are about 20 mediaeval mastic villages in southern Chios. Particularly noteworthy are Pyrgi and Mesta, followed by Vessa, Armolia, Nenita and Patrika. Walking around this cluster of towns is magical, especially in August, when you’ll see trees shedding ‘tears’ of mastic crystals in the surrounding farms! #DiscoverGreece #Greece #Chios #travelideas #mastic #villages