Ermoúpoli The Essential
The sights of Ermoúpoli - the neo-Classical town which is the capital of Síros - include the bustling quays with their fine views of the port and anchorage; Platía Miaoúli, with its elegant patrician residences shaded by palm trees and arcaded galleries sheltering restaurants and cafés; the majestic town hall - one of the largest in the whole country - preceded by a stairway of 40 steps; and in Platía Vardáka, an attractive marble theatre, a small-scale replica of the Scala in Milan.
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