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Moni Zoödohou Pigis

A flight of whitewashed steps leads to the fortified monastery of Moni Zoödohou Pigis, high above the Kastro. Originally built as a women’s monastery in 1690, this is where the nuns and villagers would hide out duri…
Village in Sikinos

Kastro

A Venetian fortress that stood here in the 13th century gave Kastro its name. Today it is a charming, lived-in place, with winding alleyways between brilliant white houses. At its heart is the main square and the Ch…
Monastery in Sikinos

Moni Episkopis

From the saddle between Kastro and Horio, a surfaced road leads southwest to Moni Episkopis. The remains here are believed to be those of a 3rd-century AD Roman mausoleum that was transformed into a church in the 7t…
Village in Sikinos

Horio

Just west of Kastro, above steeply terraced fields and reached by a flight of whitewashed steps, is the reclusive, beautiful Horio. Still home to a dozen or so residents, it’s a patchwork of derelict and well-tended…