Paros is located approximately in the middle of the Cyclades, between Naxos and Antiparos. In its coasts there exist significant ports, such as the port of Naoussa and Parikia. The most important buildings and monuments of the capital are the famous church of Panagia Ekantotapiliani (said to have 100 gates) which according to tradition was built by Saint Helen, and the Frankish castle.
Populated since the prehistoric years has been one of the major centers of the Cycladic civilization. Paros developed close relations with Crete. It experienced great economic and artistic prosperity in the 8th century. BC, which continued with short breaks until the Hellenistic period. Much of the acne was due to its famous marbles from which were built many famous sculptures of antiquity and temples. From this island came from some of the famous sculptors (Scopas, Thrasymedes, Agorakritos), painters and poets (Archilochus). Byzantine times were spent in obscurity because of pirate raids. During the War of 1821 on the island acted the heroine Manto Mavrogenous.
The climate is typical Cycladic: temperate, dry, with mild winters and low rainfall.
Piso Livadi beach in the homonymous settlement with the port, located on the west side of Paros. You will arrive either from Parikia either from Naoussa. Located 4 km from Marpissa is this port with taverns connecting ferry to Paros with other islands (Naxos, Ios, Santorini, Amorgos, Mykonos, Delos, Antiparos Koufonisia) only during the summer months. The church of St. George Thalassitis with very old murals attracts tourists.
The Corali hotel is located in the most beautiful part of Paros, in the scenic Piso Livadi. It is amphitheatrically built only 50 m. far from the sea with fantastic view.
It is just 100 m. away from Piso Livadi Beach and 200 meters from the town center. It provides rooms and apartments with wc, telephone, music, TV, refrigerator, A / C, and private balconies with superb sea view. There is also a breakfast hall, cocktail bar, sitting room, free Wi-fi. Finally, there is possibility to organize excursions around Paros or to the neighboring islands.