Antonis Mavros – also known as Antonaros (The Big guy) – has built a whole small village with his own hands and with the help of Florian (his buddy technician) which has become today a very picturesque and exquisite – yet simple in form and function – block of small villas, full…
Sometimes you arrive at a place that transports you completely… Gitonia tis Irinis is such a place..a true paradise to relax, unwind and forget about the world …Set in a beautiful garden with bougainvillea, geraniums, fig trees and prickly pears… and absolute silence.
I spent ten days at Geitonias tis Irinis (Irina’s Neighbourhood) during July 2018 in a double room. It’s a complex of small traditional cycladic houses designed by mr. Antonis Mavros. In the heart of the neighbourhood you can also find a beatiful small church. All the houses and the church are painted a beautiful light blue color and colorful flowers embrace the houses and the yard.
I spent some days at Gitonia tis Irinis during April 2017. It was perfectly quiet and peaceful, and as other travellers mentioned before, the buildings and the whole complex are really beautiful. The room had