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Approaching Syros at night


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Sam at Ermopoulis harbor


More Ermopoulis


Greece is unfairly pretty


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Two minutes later, light spray turned into a huge wave and soaked Chandra


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Many other smaller churches are hidden away in the cliffs, most built by individual families to show their gratitude for good fortune.


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All of Ano Syros is covered with tiny medieval houses, narrow paths, and steep stairs.


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Bells and singing were beautiful.


We stopped at a taverna halfway down. This was the view from our table.


Ano Syros is one of the largest Catholic settlements in Greece.


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We wandered our way back down to Ermoupolis.


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Lots or narrow streets and steps.


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All the way up?


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Did we mention steps?


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Also from our table, downtown Ermoupolis.


Bougainvillea blooming everywhere.


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Mass was being held at Agios Georgios so we didn't go inside.


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Ano Syros, a medieval Catholic settlement topped by Agios Georgios (13th century baroque cathedral).


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We were wisely told that it was worth the 4 euro to take a cab to the top.


The view from our room, the cheapest we could find


Amazing view for what we paid.


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Don't try these. Heinz Ketchup and Ruffles should not be mixed.


Outside of Hotel Ipatia


Sam is too tall for most things in Greece. He hits his head a lot.


The way down was quite steep. We were glad we weren't going the other way!


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The main square where all the kids play in the evening.


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