Religion

Patron of Skiathos

Skiathos Patron, Skiathos Matron, Skiathos Protector

On November 20 we have the procession of the image of the Virgin Mary from Tris Ierarches Church to the Kounistra Monastery. Throughout the journey there are shots , thus giving value ​​in the image as it passes from the Acropolis (bus 4). The operation continues throughout the night and early morning the image returns to the church in the city. On November 21 the monastery Kounistra celebrates the revelation of the Virgin Mary.

Agia Paraskevi Church

Small, stone-builded church with a pretty yard. Located in the homonymous village, right at the bus stop 15 Every year on July 27 in the church yard is a great festival with dances, delicious food and local wine. If you are in Skiathos that day, don't miss it!

Evangelistria Monastery

Η Ιερά Κοινοβιακή Μονή του Ευαγγελισμού (ή Βαγγελίστρα όπως το συνηθίζουν οι Σκιαθίτες) βρίσκεται κάτω από την ψηλότερη κορυφή του νησιού, σε ένα καταπράσινο τοπίο.

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