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  • 1. El Paso Mexican Restaurant & Steak House

    If you visit Kos dont miss to eat in El Paso Restaurant.You can eat authentic mexican food! We tasted tortillas into enchilladas, fajitas with spicy dips and it was so delicious! The food was...

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  • 2. Antimachia Fortress

    23 km south of Kos, not far from the airport, on a hill above Antimachia, is the imposing Venetian castle. We spent a while up her exploring the ruins and...

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  • 3. Zia - Mountain Villages

    Zia is a touristic mountain village 16 km south of Kos Town. Mnay go here for the tavernas at suset for the lovely views. The streets are lined with craft shops...

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  • 4. Old Kefalos

    Kefalos is the other end of the island from Kos Town - some 43 km away. The old town is built on a stone height, dominated by the imposing windmill of...

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  • 5. Mastichari

    Mastihari is situated some 22 kilometres western to the town of Kos. It serves as a ferry port for the nearby island of Kalymnos and has a less touristic feel...

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  • 6. Three Islands Cruise on the Kalypso

    The three islands cruise on the Kalypso began at Mastichari harbour from where we sailed to the harbour town of Pothia in Kalymnos. We spent a couple of hours...

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  • 7. Tingaki

    Tingaki s normally a lovely sandy beach ..but in October it was virtually deserted. Early winds (a seasonal event apparently) had come early and the waves were...

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  • 8. Kardamena

    Popular resort with Brits. We just visited for a few hours for a walk along the marina and the shops and a spot of lunch in a cafe - where staff were very...

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  • 9. Basilica Agios Stafanos

    A short walk along the beach of Aghios Stafanos (or next turning long the road) are the interesting remains of an early double Christian basilica church with...

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  • 10. Aghios Stefanios

    Just before Kefalos as you go down the hill there are many side tracks leading down to various beaches which are worth exploring - they looked better than the...

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  • 11. Plaka Peacocks

    Just near the airport is a minor road which goes to Plaka - a small wooded nature area where peacocks and cats roam. They are quite tame, being used to visitors...

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  • 12. What to do on Kos ?

    Kos is a beautiful island. We have been there twice and enjoyed it very much. The island is big enough for day trips and has lovely beaches of course. Kos city...

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  • 13. Defterdar-Moschee

    This building is placed at the Eastside of the Platia Eleftherias (Freedom Square). It was built in the year 1725 and belongs to the Islamic community of...

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  • 14. The windmill of Antimáchia

    This is the last of the old 100 windmills of Antimáchia. The grain for the whole island was ground into these mills. Until 1999, this mill worked almost every...

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  • 15. Traditional House in Antimáchia

    The traditional House in Antimáchia (Paradosiakó Spiti) is a folklore museum, arranged in the year 1990, in an old farmhouse.The culture society of the village...

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  • 16. Explore!

    Kos is a great island! we were there for 11 nights and we found that as the island is quite small (only 27 miles long and no more tham 6 miles wide) the best...

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  • 17. Asfendiou

    On our way down the hill from Zia we stopped by in Asfendiou and waited for a bus. We never expected anything special from the village but had some time to walk...

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  • 18. Agios Ioannis Church in Marmari

    These ruins can be found in a distance of some 1 hour walk west down the beach of Marmari.Agios Ioannis (St. John) used to be a small church and it was actually...

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  • 19. Marmari

    This village used to be a base for the fishermen of Pyli. Presently it hosts several hotels. It attracts tourists with a long beautiful sandy beach.Marmari is a...

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  • 20. Traditional Windmill

    Kos is a windy place. That's why it used to be full of windmills. One of them, a working one (working for tourists only) can be visited in Andimahia.It's a very...

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  • 21. Traditional Greek House of Pyli

    During my recent trip to Kos I learnt that almost every village boasts a "Traditional Greek House". The one I visited in Pyli is located near the main square of...

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  • 22. Traditional Greek House of Andimahia

    The house is placed in Andimahia. You can see it for only EUR 2. It hosts traditional Greek furniture, as well as clothes, house appliances etc.Don't even try...

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  • 23. Emporos Thermi

    Emporos Thermi hot springs are famous for their healing abilities. Should you have a little time, take a ride to the springs and see all those funny people...

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  • 24. Panagia Palatiani Sanctuary

    This small, ancient and demolished church is in my opinion an absolutely must see activity. It's very close to Kefalos and you'll easily see streets signs...

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  • 25. Kefalos

    Located in the south-western part of the island, Kefalos is a small town. It hosts large, very popular beaches. It is also worth visiting for stunning sea...

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