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Very cute village

This place was a hidden gem. A nice quiet town with great food and shopping! Not busy like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachel K
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Nice area

A nice area with lots of stores, restaurants and cafes..nice to have a walk in the morning or in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NTalaat
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Cairo, Egypt
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“narrow streets” (36 reviews)
“small shops” (14 reviews)
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Parikia, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was a hidden gem. A nice quiet town with great food and shopping! Not busy like Santorini at all.

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice area with lots of stores, restaurants and cafes..nice to have a walk in the morning or in the evening.

Thank NTalaat
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Parikia was built like a fortress, intertwined by a maze of streets to keep offshore pirates at bay, it became a delight for tourists of the 21st century. Start along the boardwalk and away from the port you came in, head to the small park...More

Thank Lintrinseque
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Walking around parikia is simply lovely and a pleasant experience even in summer as the breeze is constant. The market days are jam packed but all in all the waterfront and the cafés are brilliant for lazy let's go to town days. If you've hired...More

Thank Catherine V
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My family and I spent a week in Parikia - the old town just off the harbour is well worth a visit . There are quaint winding streets filled with shops catering to every taste . There are also several good restaurants to be found...More

Thank agr37243
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here and that's about all you really need to explore the lovely little streets and shops. A laid-back town where everyone you meet is pleasant. I'd avoid the place in peak season though as it'd be positively chaotic. Quaint side streets with...More

Thank TLRCanberra
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Stayed in Parikia for a week in September and loved it. The town is very picturesque with lots of photo opportunities. There are lovely shops and restaurants in the little pedestrian streets of the old town. The weather was perfect and we also went to...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

plenty of photo opportunities as you wander through the back streets of this cute little town. Lots of charm.

Thank yeemai
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very nice place to walk around. The whole town is in national Greek island street style.Also, many small shops with traditional Greek foods and other items. Beginning of June wasn't that crowded. So could take alot of nice photographs without having people in my way....More

Thank IraLemets
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful town - friendly, so many great places to eat & the shopping is amazing. We have 47 friends with us & most of them have never been to Paros but I think they will return.

Thank Mareedawn
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Mimmie H
18 July 2016|
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Response from PerthJulie | Reviewed this property |
From your choices I would stay in Parikia. There is much more going on and you can easily catch busses to the other towns. The island has a ring road that is 55kms long and most places are easy to reach. We saw lots of... More
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