Shopping in Hora (Naxos)

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    Antico Veneziano

    Inside the kastro, this remarkable antique shop hides inside a restored 800-year-old Venetian mansion. Even if you're not a collector who'll salivate at the treasure trove of Veneziana inside, the ancient temple pillars that prop up the shop are worth the visit alone.

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    Tziblakis Local Products of Naxos

    The pungent aromas will bowl you over as soon as you get through the door of this colourful wonderland, a family store dating from 1938. It’s where locals come to buy bulk spices, olives, honey and cheese, and it’s crammed with a photogenic jumble of local produce and goods, from pots to brushes, soaps to ouzo and raki.

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    Kohili Jewels

    Hidden in the maze of small streets behind the waterfront, this is a good spot to purchase jewellery made from the Eye of Naxos, the hard shell that develops in the hole of a shellfish. The eye in the beautiful rings, necklaces, earrings and bracelets is said to bring good luck and fortune.

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    Papyrus

    What began as a box of books left by a traveller has turned into a shockingly organised collection of over 10,000 secondhand books, covering multiple languages and genres. It’s uphill from the port, behind Meze 2.

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    Octopus Naxos

    If you're looking for something uniquely Naxian, you could do worse than these colourful T-shirts, designed in Naxos since 1988. The octopus appears in various guises.

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    Zoom

    A large, well-stocked newsagent and bookshop that has most international newspapers the day after publication and perhaps the best collection of postcards in Greece.