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Churches Of Ios.

Ios is awash with beautiful whitewashed churches, with unique features (basilica with dome) and their old icons. In Hora alone there are said to be 26 small and large churches, many of which are Byzantine.

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The cathedral of Ios is easily recognizable and dominates the center of Hora.Originally it was named Ayios Nikolaos however at a later date renamed to Evangelismos.

Horas Catherdral

The pure and simple architectural of the Panagia Gremiotissa sits high up on a privileged location ,overlooking the sea and the rest of the island.

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One response

  1. I love church buildings and find myself draw to the architecture. Great photos 🙂

    May 23, 2014 at 10:00 am

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