The Aphrodite of Cyclades
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One of the first inhabited islands of the Cyclades is Milos. According to mythological tradition, the first inhabitant of the island was Milos, who came from a royal family, who was sent from Cyprus to the island of Milos by the goddess Aphrodite. From the findings of the excavations, it was established that it was inhabited as early as the …
Easter in Milos revives the custom of gunpowder. There are two settlements facing each other (Triovasalos and Pera Triovasalos). Opposite are their churches, Agios Spyridon and Agios Georgios. On Easter Sunday at noon, the inhabitants of each settlement gather in front of their church. After first burning Judas (who has been "hanging" since morning), they ring the bells three times. …
HIKING IN MILOS Hiking is an activity that has not yet developed in Milos unlike other islands of the Cyclades. But, those who decide to walk, will have the opportunity to get to know a different, but equally beautiful, face of the island. The paths of Milos - which are not marked and organized - will lead you to the …
Sea & Mountain
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