We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
This was a superb little square with a great deal of interesting history pertaining to the Greek war of Independence against the Ottoman Empire in the nineteenth century! I took
a few selfies with the Independence heroine!
A small square, right in front of the Old Port, may catch your attenttion. A marble bust honors Manto Mavrogenous (1796-1848), the heroine of the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire (1821-1830), who was born in Trieste (Italy), but of Mykonian origen. The...More
We were climbing the steps to get a close-up of the windmills and noted this mall square on our left and decided to have a short break. The monument was nearby, took a photo, and it has taken me a fair amount of research to...More
Good point to navigate from/to. As a square it's underwhelming. Sea beside and a view no different to any along the front. Walk along away from the port to the other beach and there are two columns and steps down. Inland to bars and ices....More
As you arrive at the Harbour area you cannot fail to see Manto Mavrogenous Square. A small piece of History preserved in a Town now very a Modern and Cosmopolitan. The Old Statue stands proud to all visitors alike to remind them is a bygone...More
I found this area quite disappointing. There are some nice views and the small beach is fine for a paddle but I thoughts the cafes/restaurants around all looked too much - just too many bars all lined up together and none were in any way...More