ABOUT NAXOS
Naxos is Greece in a nutshell, where you can experience all that’s good about Greece, from mythology and ancient civilization to wild flowers
and island-studded seascapes, on one exceptional island.  
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GOING OUT
Eat Greek on Naxos, and generally you’ll enjoy bigger portions and more fresh, home-made food than in Athens or on islands overwhelmed by summer tourists. Most tavernas offer standard fare and similar range of dishes, but these ..
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CULTURE & MEDIA
Naxos has become the permanent home of many artists, including internationally known sculptors and potters.
The cultural calendar is weighted towards the
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ACCOMMODATION
The greatest range of holiday accommodation on Naxos is in and around Chora (Naxos town) and along the coastal strip to Ag. Anna, the most developed tourism areas. There you will find everything from
3 to 4-star hotels 
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SHOPPING
Everyone pours into Naxos town (Chora) to do their main shopping, as this is where you’ll find everything from roadside pedlars selling homegrown produce @ €1 per kilo to well-stocked supermarkets, interior design showrooms,
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SERVICES
With a year-round population of c. 22,000 to serve, and as a service and provisions centre for the neighbouring islands of Amorgos
and the Minor Cyclades, Naxos has all the supplies, trades and .. >> READ MORE

TRAVEL & TOUR
Naxos preserves much of its traditional island environment and character because it is not on the package tourism circuit, and there’s no international airport. The 35-45-minute
domestic flight to
and from Athens
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HEALTH & FITNESS
The main sporting activities on Naxos are centred on sea, wind and summer.
The beaches of the south and south-west coast are hotspots for wind- and kite-surfing, while traditional sailing (dinghy/catamaran) is confined shallow waters...
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INAXOSPOSTCARDS
Happy cards from different
shops, restaurants, artists from the island of Naxos. A souvernir to stick on your fridge or to send to your family or friends at home.
The cards are all about Naxos! >> READ MORE

NAXOS, HEART OF THE CYCLADIC ISLANDS,
GREECE

Essential reference for visitors and island residents, based on local knowledge, careful research and professional input.

NAXOS-WEB provides a complete guide to:
• what Naxos offers and how to make the most of it
• facilities and services, from medical centres, utilities and animal welfare to where to shop
for necessities and luxuries
• up-to-date information on news and events
• What to see, where to go, and what’s on
• expert insight on property and other local knowledge
and know-how
• handy tips and deals to save cash, time and worry

NAXOS-WEB is the most-visited site
for comprehensive, reliable and up-to-date information
on all key aspects of Naxos life.


The editorial content of this site is compiled and written by Gilly Cameron Cooper, UK author, editor and journalist.
As a Naxos home-owner and director of the island-based holiday company Walking Plus www.walkingplus.co.uk,
she has an intimate knowledge of the island’s landscape and history. For the Greek version of naxos-web.com see WWW.INAXOS.COM


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