Paros is one of the islands among the Cyclades group of islands in Greece and it has an interesting history to its name. The name of the island is derived from Parian, which describes its fine white marble. Island Paros is a popular tourist destination and ataying in Paros Island villas is a great way to spend an idyllic Greek holiday. A lot of the Island Paros region holiday rentals can be found as beach facing properties, for Island Paros is teeming with glorious golden beaches, each one prettier than the last. Take the Chrissi Akti, for instance, often dubbed "the Golden Beach." There is also the Piso Livadi, Punda and the Parikia. While staying in the Island Paros region holiday rentals, you can also visit or stay in islands, like Portes, Tigani, Gaiduronisi and Drionisi. Staying in or visiting Parikia will give you a chance to look at the old windmill, which was created in the typical style of the Cyclades. Parikia harbour is also a great place to visit for its colourful scene of sailing boats and ferries.
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Staying in the Paros Island apartments in Parikia will also give you a chance to walk through the streets full of traditional Cycladic homes with typical blue doors, white walls and flat roofs. The town is also full of fruit orchards, making it a typical picture postcard setting. There is also an old church here called the Church of the Hundred Doors, or the Panagia Ekatontapiliani. It dates back to even before 391 AD. There is an archaeological museum here which makes for an interesting visit for history enthusiasts. You can also look for Island Paros region holiday rentals in the typical idyllic Greek villages of Tsipidos, Marmara, Dragoulas and Lefkes village. Lefkes lies inland and is a mountain village and is marked by beautiful homes and colourful blossoms.
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Considering that Island Paros is named after marble, it will be good to use the time spent in staying in the Island Paros region holiday rentals to visit some marble quarries. Visiting these quarries can also give you an opportunity to visit the convent of St. Mina. You can also stay in the Island Paros region holiday rentals to take in the vibrant night life of the island. Visit the village of Marpissa, which is said to be one of the prettiest villages in Greece. You can also visit the island of Antiparos, which is just a short distance away. It is a quieter island, boasting beautiful and impressive stalactite caves, which are well worth a visit and its numerous beaches are quieter too.
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