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Gaios

Gaios

The largest of the three main regions on the island of Paxi and the main port is situated at the heart of the island's capital is Gaios.

The traffic in the port becomes more pronounced during the Summer, daily Ferries and yachts arrive at the charming harbor from the nearby island of Corfu. The port is also connected with Igoumenitsa. In Gaios port you will see, two beautiful and lushgreen islands, Agios - NIkolaos and Panagia. Close to the port in the historic part you can see the Church of Saint Apostles. Said that the region named after the Apostle Paul's student who talked about Christianity to the residents.

The graphic settlement is built at bay, the colourful builnds with Venetian and British influence decorate the area. The traditional architecture and the natural beauty compose an image of art. House painted in pink and blue colors, remind old, romantic times. Stroll through the narrow streets of the area and visit to museum of Paxoi,which exhibits the island's history.

The main square of Gaios is full of restaurants, cafes, shops that makes you a wonderful atmosphere for amusement either the day or night.

Picturesque Gaios is the perfect place to relax...and enjoy your holidays.

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