Saint George Cathedral

The first church of Saint George was built in 1200 A.D. and since then it has been rebuilt three times. The church today, dating since 1834, is a three-aisle basilica and is decorated with great icons. Among them is the icon of "Lady of Hope", which the Catholics of Syros worship. In 1652 it became [...] Read More »

Poseidonia

Poseidonia, formerly known as Delagratzia, is a settlement of Syros. It is located in the wide bay of Finikas and is 10 km from the capital Ermoupolis. It has been for many years the resort of the rich Syrians. The first name comes from the ancient Poseidonia which is supposed to be there and was [...] Read More »

Piskopio

The Bishopric (or Piskopio) is a settlement of Syros that is built on the slopes of a pine-covered hill and is one of the richest sources of green on the island. It is located approximately in the center of Syros and is 4.5 km from Ermoupolis. It is the closest holiday resort in the capital. [...] Read More »

Ano Syros

Built from the Venetians in the hill of Saint Georgio, the Ano Syros maintains all medieval enchanting atmospheres. Your innumerable steps lead you in the top, between closely streets with white houses with coloured doors creating another state. In the medievally settlement of Ano Syros, they do not circulate vehicles. The streets have very small [...] Read More »