SURROUNDING AREA AND BEACHES NEARBY
At a distance of 3 kilometres from the homes is the scenic Piso Livadi, a small port with fishing boats and also a marina for sailboats and fish taverns that always serve fresh fish.
At an equal distance is Marpissa, one of the most picturesque villages on the island. Homes of unparalleled architecture, cobblestone whitewashed streets, small squares and old mills.
The reenactment of the Passion of Christ on Good Friday that takes place here in Marpissa with the participation of the children in the area, is a notable custom and a unique event in Greece. Easter here is an unforgettable experience.
1 kilometer away is the community of Dryos with lush vegetation, the water basins and the shady quiet beach with the famous pebbles and green - blue waters. A section of ancient neosiki is salvaged here. These are trenches in the solid rock, where they used to pull the boats up for storage.
For those who love walking there are amazing footpaths for hiking among small vineyards and olive groves and the aromas of oregano, thyme and sage.
Drives to the nearby wonderful monasteries with the spectacular view, of Saint Antonios at the Kefalos hill, with the wood-carved iconostasis and the folk illustration and of Saint Georgios which was recently renovated, with cypress trees, a spring, a nearby cavern and an unexplored cave a bit further away, called Demonon.
Also in the area is the spring of Afkoulakio, the tastiest water of Paros, among cypress trees and oleanders near the small church of Saint Arsenios, an unforgettable excursion
Still the Byzantine road that joins Lefkes with Prodromos, offers a pleasant and comfortable trip that takes about ninety minutes.
Excursions by car or mountain bike on a good rural road network, allow one to traverse fabulous locations and discover the island interior, away from tourist resorts, with captivating beaches and places with spectacular views.
Alternatively one can go horseback riding at the Riding Center near Naousa which arranges walks on horses.
Paros offers the most and the most impressive beaches which meet all demands.
Beaches adjoining Golden Beach: New Golden Beach for windsurfing athletes, the calm Mesada, Punta with the famous Beach Bars especially popular with young people, Logaras for swimming and food, Kalogeros with the wonderful colours of its rocks and the plentiful clay prefect for a natural SPA.
Let us not forget Boutari, Dryos, Pyrgaki, Lolantonis, Glyfa and Trypiti, beaches satisfying every fancy and every age.
There are calm beaches with waterfront taverns offering fresh fish and local wine, and windsurfing beaches for fun, music and dancing and also others for absolute peace away from crowds.