came as a
labor of love and it was made to serve as a communication bridge for Chians all
over the world. At the same time, it is a complete and nice informative guide for those who are interested in our island or wish to
visit it. Aside from the historical, geographical and folkloric
elements you will also find high
Through "chios.com" someone can attempt a visit to Chios
island of Greece and travel around the
picturesque villages and the beautiful, sun -drenched
Villages built on plains or rocks and others near the coast, full of smells and
sounds of the fresh wind and the deep blue sea of the Aegean are hugging around the
Chios is a hospitable island and his residents are polite and peaceful,
ready tο welcome with love and kindness every new visitors.
We recommend you some carefully selected tourist services and we
propose to you:
The best places that you can visit (villages, beaches, museums,
monasteries, castles) The best and comfortable places to stay (hotels,
apartments, rooms to let) The best and fastest way for your travel and the
way to explore each
corner of the island. (renting of cars,
motorbikes, bicycles, but also boats).
In the island there are many beautiful and clean sandy and pebbly beaches where
you can enjoy your bath with your family and friends or by yourself in a more
isolated coast. Moreover, there are many good places to visit, villages with historic
monasteries, castles and, many other opportunities.
Those who like sports can go sailing or climbing. Especially in the summertime the weather is often windy and under these
circumstances you can find your self in one of the islands' beaches and do
sailing and wind-surfing. At the end of the day you can have a good time in
the nightclubs, restaurants and
cafeterias of the island, enjoying your drink with music and good company.
All this is made with love and enthusiasm
by a team of young people, that are residents of island, but also by
others, who had visited Chios.
We are concerned about
the island, where, according to traditions, Homer the famous poet used to teach
his epics at the beautiful seaside area of Daskalopetra, up on the homonymous
rock (Homer's stone). All together we have worked to offer you, who are interested in Chios and those
to visit it, a complete and elegant informative guide. You are welcome and we wish you to have a nice time and good memories from your
vacations in Chios.
The "chios.com" team.
The use of our web pages, since 1996, is
offered to the public for free. Even if our web site
www.chios.com is the oldest web
site about Chios Island and the only one, offered in thirteen (13)
languages, we haven't got any kind of support from the Chios Island
Instead of this, the public authorities prefer to spend hundreds of
thousands of Euros to create websites with information only in
Greek, or maybe some times in English.