Approaching Syros at night
Sam at Ermopoulis harbor
Greece is unfairly pretty
Two minutes later, light spray turned into a huge wave and soaked Chandra
Many other smaller churches are hidden away in the cliffs, most built by individual families to show their gratitude for good fortune.
All of Ano Syros is covered with tiny medieval houses, narrow paths, and steep stairs.
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.
We wandered our way back down to Ermoupolis.
Lots or narrow streets and steps.
All the way up?
Did we mention steps?
Also from our table, downtown Ermoupolis.
Bougainvillea blooming everywhere.
Mass was being held at Agios Georgios so we didn't go inside.
Ano Syros, a medieval Catholic settlement topped by Agios Georgios (13th century baroque cathedral).
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.
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!
The main square where all the kids play in the evening.