Early and Classical times - Skiathos - The Aegean Paradise
User Rating: 0. The town was encircled by a wall of square marble blocks, large and rough-hewn, and two gates assured communication with the hinterl and and the harbour. This town survived all through the Classical, Hellenistic and Byzantine periods, until the time when the medieval town, the Kastro (fortress) was built on the northern side of the island. During the period of the Athenian Alliance, Skiathos had its own democratic and autonomous administration, as did the other allied cities. At the end ...
Panagia Limnia - Skiathos - The Aegean Paradise
I Panagia i Limnia" with the nice bell-tower rising in the whole village is the second parish church of the island. The icons from "Christos sto Kastro - Christ in the Castle" as well as Papadiamantis's head are kept here. The parish of Panagia continues to preserve the nice traditions and customs of the island, so vividly represented in the writhen work of Alexandros Papadiamantis and Alexandros Moraitidis. City Hall of Skiathos. Tel: 30 24273 50100. Fax: 30 24270 23295. 2016 Municipality of Skiathos.