"Andros, the Chora" Andros by JLBG

Andros Travel Guide: 33 reviews and 50 photos

Half of the population of the island lives in Andros, which is the Chora (capital) of the island. It has a population of around 4,000. It is a nice little city with the large houses of the several ship owners that have made the wealth of the island in the last century.

We stayed little in town and preferred to visit the wildest parts of the island than the chora!

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  • cachaseiro's Profile Photo
    Aug 11, 2010 at 2:22 PM

    Nice tips and photos. A greek friend of mine recommended this island to so i might try and find my way there.

  • Nov 17, 2008 at 6:53 PM

    Nice tips for Andors city (chora). I always like to visit this island.

  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Nov 15, 2008 at 9:11 PM

    I agree with Sergey :-) Nothing is better than the bed under the stars and if it is next to an oleander tree it is even with sweet aroma :-) Pigeon houses, interesting. They have these also in Orvieto, but underground with openings :-)

  • Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
    Nov 3, 2008 at 9:51 PM

    I believe a night spent between a dry stone wall and a row of oleander was unforgettable, haha! Thanks Jean-Louis for sharing!

  • SLLiew's Profile Photo
    Nov 3, 2008 at 3:22 PM

    Great page with excellent details and useful information about Andros. Thanks for sharing.

  • angiebabe's Profile Photo
    Oct 27, 2008 at 11:08 AM

    Hi J-L, hope to get back to see more of the cyclades one day-my visit in May was lovely but need some more!

  • mindcrime's Profile Photo
    Oct 23, 2008 at 12:53 AM

    Although I loved exploring the island, Chora is one of the most beautiful "Chora" in Cyclades' islands. k.

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