Skyros Travel Guide – Best of Skyros Island: History, beaches, places to visit & more.   …The tenacity to tradition on Skyros affects all aspects of life – local song and [...]

Skyros – general

Skyros There is a tenacity to tradition on Skyros which comes of the island being genuinely more isolated than most. It affects all aspects of life—local song and music, the deco rating of [...]

Skyros – history

History Achilles sojourned on the island: disguised as a girl, he was sent by his mother Thetis to the court of Lycomedes, king of Skyros, to prevent his going to the Trojan War. Her precaution [...]