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"Afterimages": Painting exhibition in Naxos

The afterimage of Naxian landscape and seascape nurtures us through our winters and fills us with expectations...

Photo credit: Michele Witteveen

3rd Annual Naxos Mountain Bike Race a Success!

20 Oct 2015The 3rd Annual Naxos Mountain Bike Race, held on Sunday, October 18, 2015 was a big success, with over 70 participants taking part.

The summit of Mount Zas, which rises southeast of the village of Filoti, is the highest peak in the entire Cyclades region, with an elevation of 1,004m.

A White New Year's on Naxos and the islands of the Small Cyclades

05 Jan 2016This year, Naxos and the islands of the Small Cyclades welcomed the New Year with a coat of snow that dressed up the pretty villages into a winter wonderland!

A one-of-a-kind mountain bike race that takes cyclists through some rough terrain passing archeological sites such as the (6th cent. BC) Temple of Demeter.

Annual Naxos Mountain Bike Race

27 Oct 2014For a second year in a row, the island of Naxos hosts a technically challenging mountain bike race with a route that boasts some of the islands most significant ancient & Byzantine monuments and sites. Deadline for registration is Oct. 24th!

Austrian journalists visit and tour Naxos

Journalists from Austria visited Naxos and toured major cultural and tourist sights over this past weekend. 

Gianni has undertaken the renovation and conversion of an abandoned wooden boat into an impressive trireme, the war vessel used in ancient maritime.

Backstage! at Naxos's Carnival Preparations

24 Feb 2014Just a few days away from the official start of the three-day roster of events set for Carnival and this group of volunteers is steadfast at work getting ready for its 4th Annual Naxos Carnival.