150 metres from Villa Verde is our local beach
Two excellent fish tavernas are very
walk towards the harbour takes us past other small beaches …
and along a very pleasant promenade.
are a few café bars as we approach the harbour ...
and a small sandy beach
the harbour a wide but quiet road provides plenty of parking space.
promenade heads towards the sandier beaches.
bars and restaurants face the sea.
road narrows …
then becomes a footpath heading towards the Brexiza Blue Flag beach and
eventually to the village of Marathon Beach a few kilometres away.
We're now around 1.7 km from Villa Verde.
inland from the coast, the area has many trees and the mountains provide
a nice backdrop to the town.
main town square is around 1 km from Villa Verde.
has a few banana trees …
and is surrounded by a busy commercial district …
with an interesting range of shops.
many shops are closing due to Greece's economic problems.